ENERGY STAR® for new homes

Not all new homes are created equal

Energystar certified home

Not all new homes are created equal

Not all new homes are created equal

Energystar certified home

Not all new homes are created equal

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Discover the difference inside. With better air quality, monthly cost savings and year-round comfort, an ENERGY STAR certified home is a smart investment that pays off now and in the future. Meet an Ontarian family who chose ENERGY STAR for their new home.


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What goes into an ENERGY STAR home?

Designed, built and certified to meet rigorous standards, ENERGY STAR homes are an investment that pays off now and in the future.

Learn about ENERGY STAR homes

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Why choose an ENERGY STAR home?

Don’t take our word for it—hear from one of the 70,000 Ontario families who live in ENERGY STAR homes.

Meet the homeowners


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ENERGY STAR questions and answers

Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about ENERGY STAR homes.

See FAQs

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Find an ENERGY STAR builder in your area

Ready to get started? See which builders in your area are certified to build ENERGY STAR homes.

Find a builder


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Are you a home builder?

More than ever before, new home buyers want efficiency. Learn how staying ahead of the curve can help you build your business.

Get ENERGY STAR info and resources for builders


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Not in the market for a new home right now?

If you're buying an older home or sticking with your current home, you may qualify for up to $5,000 for energy-efficient upgrades.

Learn about the Home Reno Rebate program


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