ENERGY SAVING TIPS

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AIR SEALING 101

Sealing up and weatherstripping your windows and doors is an easy way to prevent unwanted air leakage and save energy. Here’s how to get started.

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ALL ABOUT POOL PUMPS

Pool owners in Manitoba are choosing to upgrade their single-speed pool pump to a variable-speed model. Variable-speed pool pumps are quieter, more efficient, and have a longer life span. That means you won’t need to replace it as frequently and will benefit from the energy savings.

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THE HOMEBUYERS’ GUIDE TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Are you a new homebuyer or a homeowner looking to save energy? We partnered with The Manitoba Real Estate Association (MREA) to create a guide to help you save energy, money, and the environment.

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Make your home office more energy efficient

Spending more time at home means you’re likely using more energy. Here are a few handy tips to help you save while staying safe at home.

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SPRING 2021 MAGAZINE

We’re distributing our spring 2021 magazine to homes throughout the province via Canstar flyers in Winnipeg and newspapers in rural Manitoba.

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EARTH DAY 2021

We believe in the importance of Earth Day – and so does Green Action Centre, an organization dedicated to promoting green living and advocating for positive environmental changes. We partnered with them to provide you with resources to celebrate Earth Day and make sustainable living a part of your everyday life.

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ALL ABOUT YOUR HRV

A heat recovery ventilator (HRV) helps maintain indoor air quality, lets you control humidity levels in your home, and helps you save money on your energy bills.

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Should you upgrade your home’s insulation? Knowing your R-value is key

Knowing the R-value of the insulation you have now, and the R-value you’re looking to achieve is critical to getting the results you want.

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All About Energy Modelling

Design and construction practices are moving in the direction of performance-based standards. If you’re building a new home or a new commercial building, investing in energy modelling is a great way to get on board.

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Improve Your Home’s Efficiency with High-Performance Windows

No need to feel the sweltering heat of summer or chill of winter through the windows in your home. Older windows may not be airtight or well insulated, so they’re letting in heat in the summer and cold in the winter. In addition to the loss of comfort in your home, your heating and cooling systems are working harder – increasing your energy costs. High performance windows may be the solution for you.

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