Make your biggest investment your smartest one

Buying a new home?  Be sure to explore the ENERGY STAR Difference

Make your biggest investment your smartest one.

ENERGY STAR qualified homes use 20 per cent* less energy than typical new homes, offering your family a healthier, more comfortable living space - and lower utility bills too.


House cutaway to show the internal workings and pipes

Built better all over.

A look at the features that set ENERGY STAR qualified homes apart:


Building Envelope:
Keeping energy savings in

1

Better insulation, properly installed

2

Air sealing reduces drafts and energy costs

3

ENERGY STAR windows and doors

Heating & Cooling:
circulating comfort

4

High efficiency HVAC equipment

5

Right-sized equipment and ductwork

6

Air-sealed ducts

Ventilation:
breathing easy

7

High performance fresh air ventilation

8

Filters reduce allergens and pollutants

9

Heat/Energy Recovery Ventilation

Imagine enjoying all the features you want in your new home, while saving up to $400/year* in utility costs. And you'll have real peace of mind, knowing your home is designed, built, tested and inspected to a government-backed standard that's 20 per cent above code.


Better value for today and tomorrow

Take advantage of energy savings today and enhanced resale potential tomorrow.

To find out more about the benefits and features of ENERGY STAR qualified new homes, visit uniongas.com/energystar.

*ENERGY STAR New Homes savings if built to the latest ENERGY STAR standard by Natural Resources Canada.