Rebates

Get cash back for making two qualifying renovations

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Get cash back for making two qualifying renovations

To qualify for the Home Reno Rebate program, you must complete a pre-renovation energy assessment and a minimum of two upgrade renovations from the table below.

$250 bonus—make more changes, get more back

Customers who complete more than two upgrades also qualify for a $250 bonus for each additional upgrade installed—up to a maximum of $5,000.

Your certified energy advisor will walk you through all the rebates your home is eligible for and explain how to get the $250 bonus. The rebate includes up to $550 for both energy assessments.

Please note that while you can participate in multiple programs, you cannot receive a rebate for the same upgrade through the Home Reno Rebate program and other Government programs.*

Upgrade renovation rebates

Complete at least two of these renovation upgrades to be eligible. If you complete more than two, you also qualify for a $250 bonus for each additional upgrade. You can get up to a maximum of $5,000 back.

Furnace/Boiler1,2

$750

For replacing a

  • Less than 95% AFUE natural gas furnace, or;
  • Less than 90% AFUE natural gas boiler,

with a

  • 95% or higher AFUE condensing natural gas furnace, or;
  • 90% or higher AFUE condensing natural gas boiler.

Note: The combi system qualifies as a boiler and is eligible for the rebate.3

Additional rebates

Rebates for electric appliances, central air conditioning system and electrically commutated motor are no longer offered through the Home Reno Rebate program. Home Reno Rebate participants who had a pre-assessment completed by September 30, 2018 and will complete the post-renovation assessment within 120 days will still receive their rebates. Homeowners can access rebates for a central air conditioning system, electrically commutated motor, and other heating & cooling rebates through Save on Energy's Heating & Cooling Incentive Program.

The $100 smart thermostat rebate is no longer offered through the Home Reno Rebate program. This rebate will be honoured for existing Home Reno Rebate participants who had a pre-assessment completed by January 31, 2018.

Additionally, the $500 Air Source Heat Pump rebate is no longer offered through the Home Reno Rebate program. Home Reno Rebate participants who had a pre-assessment completed by October 31, 2018 and will complete the post-renovation assessment within 120 days will still receive their rebate.

Upgrade renovation rebates
Complete at least two of these renovation upgrades to be eligible. If you complete more than two, you also qualify for a $250 bonus for each additional upgrade. You can get up to a maximum of $5,000 back.

  • Heating systems

    Furnace/Boiler1,2

    $750

    For replacing a

    • Less than 95% AFUE natural gas furnace, or;
    • Less than 90% AFUE natural gas boiler,

    with a

    • 95% or higher AFUE condensing natural gas furnace, or;
    • 90% or higher AFUE condensing natural gas boiler.

    Note: The combi system qualifies as a boiler and is eligible for the rebate.3

  • Insulation and sealing

    Basement insulation1, 2, 3

    $1,000
    Add at least R23 to 100% of basement
    $500
    Add at least R12 to 100% of basement
    $800
    Add at least R23 to 100% of crawl space wall
    $400
    Add at least R10 to 100% of crawl space wall
    $450
    Add at least R24 to 100% of floor above crawl space

    Exterior wall insulation1

    $1,500
    Add at least R9 to 100% of building to achieve a minimum of R12
    $1,000
    Add at least R3.8 to 100% of building to achieve a minimum of R12

    Attic insulation4

    $500
    Increase attic insulation to at least R50 from R12 or less
    $250
    Increase attic insulation to at least R50 from R13 to R25
    $500
    Increase cathedral/flat roof insulation by at least R14

    Air sealing

    $150
    Achieve 10% or more above base target identified in the pre-assessment
    $100
    Achieve base target identified in the pre-assessment
  • Window/Door/Skylight

    Window/Door/Skylight1

    $40
    For each window, door or skylight replaced with ENERGY STAR® Zone 2 or 3 qualified model.
  • Water heater

    Water heater1

    $200
    • Replace water heater with 0.80 EF or higher tanked natural gas water heater.

    or

    • Replace water heater with 0.90 EF or higher tankless natural gas water heater.

    Note: The combo system qualifies as a water heater and is eligible for the rebate.2

Additional rebates

Rebates for electric appliances, central air conditioning system and electrically commutated motor are no longer offered through the Home Reno Rebate program. Home Reno Rebate participants who had a pre-assessment completed by September 30, 2018 and will complete the post-renovation assessment within 120 days will still receive their rebates. Homeowners can access rebates for a central air conditioning system, electrically commutated motor, and other heating & cooling rebates through Save on Energy's Heating & Cooling Incentive Program.

The $100 smart thermostat rebate is no longer offered through the Home Reno Rebate program. This rebate will be honoured for existing Home Reno Rebate participants who had a pre-assessment completed by January 31, 2018.

Additionally, the $500 Air Source Heat Pump rebate is no longer offered through the Home Reno Rebate program. Home Reno Rebate participants who had a pre-assessment completed by October 31, 2018 and will complete the post-renovation assessment within 120 days will still receive their rebate.


Your certified energy advisor will submit your application for rebates

You will get your rebate cheque within 120 days of submission. The rebate includes up to $550 for both energy assessments.

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*You cannot receive multiple rebates for the same heating system or cooling system, water heating system, insulation upgrades, the same windows or appliances. Where air sealing is completed to meet or exceed the base target identified in the pre-assessment you will be eligible to receive a rebate through the Home Reno Rebate program.
Limited time offer. Maximum of 120 days between your first and second assessments allowed. If there are circumstances that don't allow you to complete your first and second assessments within 120 days, your advisor can request an extension which will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. If you have already participated in the Home Reno Rebate program and received a rebate, you may participate again as long as one year has passed since your post-renovation assessment and you are completing different upgrades. Rebates available on a first come, first served basis. Program enrolment and rebate payment subject to availability of funds. Union Gas reserves the right to revise program without advance notice including rebate amounts and eligibility. Homeowner responsible for ensuring rebate eligibility, choosing eligible certified energy advisors, keeping invoices and meeting criteria and deadlines.