R-2000 Home Builders Toronto
R-2000 program is an environmentally friendly homes standard in Canada. R-2000 homes are the most energy-efficient home so build with this standard. R-2000 certified homes are one of the best homes you can build, from an energy efficiency point of view. R-2000 new homes include high levels of insulation, clean-air features and other characteristics that help protect the environment.
R-2000 was developed by Natural Resources Canada in collaboration with others stakeholders in the energy efficiency sector more than 35 years ago.
In a typical R-2000 home you will get
- high insulation levels in walls, ceilings and basements;
- high-efficiency windows and exterior doors;
- high-efficiency heating system;
- whole-house mechanical ventilation (HRV);
- minimal air leaking from the house;
- Water conserving fixtures such as taps and shower-heads.
Every R-2000 home is build by trained builders and evaluated, inspected and tested by an independent third-party inspector. Finally it is certified by the Government of Canada
Building cost of R-2000 home is more than ordinary home. As you will spend more for your R-2000 home building systems and also for appliances that gives you more energy efficient performance. But by choosing an R-2000 home, you will get a great place to live that will save you money right away on heating, cooling and health quality. On the long run it will also give you a return on your investment.
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