A Do-it-Yourself Guide to Home Sealing


Home Sealing is the quickest, cheapest way to a better performing home – and you can do it yourself.

Use the ENERGY STAR® Home Sealing Guide to:

  1. Learn how to find and seal hidden attic and basement air leaks
  2. Determine if your attic insulation is adequate, and learn how to add more
  3. Make sure your improvements are done safely and result in a healthier home
  4. Reduce energy bills and help protect the environment

Download the guide from the ENERGY STAR webite at www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=home_sealing.hm_improvement_sealing.

Energy Savings Plan Pilot Launched


Energy Savings Plan Pilot launched to test impact of additional incentives toward more energy efficient buildings in BC

Pilot delivery team contract awarded to partnership of City Green, Sustainable Building Centre and Homeworks

Victoria B.C. – A new Energy Savings Plan pilot program (www.saveenergynow.ca) in B.C. will provide a one-stop resource for energy efficiency in buildings including an exciting new residential incentive in participating communities. Presenting the Energy Savings Plan is the partnership team of City Green, Sustainable Building Centre (SBC) and Homeworks Services (Homeworks), contracted by the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources as part of the Community Action on Energy Efficiency (CAEE) program.…