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The green house

Save water, energy and cash by making these simple upgrades

The green house
Save water, energy and cash by making these simple upgrades

Embracing an eco-conscious lifestyle is easier than you think – and the home is a great place to start. Energy-efficient upgrades are a great option if you’ve got some money available for renovations, but there are also baby steps you can take on the path to green living.

Roll your mouse over the house below and learn how decisions you make now can benefit both Mother Nature and your bank account down the road.

Then check out Natural Resource Canada’s Office of Energy Efficiency website for information on grants, rebates, incentives and discounts available across the country.