GreenSaver: Your Green Building Partner
More and more homeowners are factoring energy efficiency into their home renovation plans. As energy costs rise along with general awareness of home health issues, clients want assurance their home renovation matches current green building practices and want a trustworthy contractor who understands these principles.
Work with an industry professional who understands green building science. GreenSaver has been working with home owners for over 20 years, helping them understand how their home can be more energy efficient. We now offer our expertise for major home renovation planning.
We can work with you and your client on:
Training your trades and suppliers
We have a long history training in various standards and protocols: R2000, Energy Star, EnerGuide and others, and we have developed courses for trades and suppliers with the sponsorship of the Ontario Building Officials Association and Building Code authorities.
We help manage the homeowner’s expectations with regards to energy efficiency and make recommendations according to priorities and budget.
Designing & Planning
We work with you to plan and specify the assembly and products to be used ranging from efficient coatings for windows, selection and sizing of high performance HVAC equipment and a special focus on the thermal envelope of the home.
Approvals & Execution
We work with you to ensure that the envelope will be assembled with care and ensure that it reaches the minimum standard set. Air barrier testing, insulation and by-pass inspection and pre-drywall inspection, with careful planning, will reach the target.
R2000, Energy Star, EnerGuide, LEED, Net-Zero, Passive House, we help you comply with the standard.