Union Gas Rebates 2017

Are you a Union Gas customer? Did you know you can save up to $3000 year by switching to natural gas?

Did you also know that by upgrading to energy efficient HVAC systems and performing energy efficient renovations to your home you can earn up to $5000 in rebates?

How can you get started taking advantage of these savings? Constant Home Comfort helps you every step of the way! Call us at (888) 736-7790 to learn more! union gas logo

SAVE UP TO $3,000 PER YEAR WITH NATURAL GAS!

Natural gas prices are at a record low and are expected to stay like this for many years. This is the best time to switch your home’s heating to natural gas.

  • Heating your home and water with natural gas can save you on average $2,000 – $2,400 per year compared to oil, propane or electricity.
  • A natural gas barbecue, fireplace, range, and dryer can save you up to an additional $500 per year.
  • By upgrading your home with the energy efficient renovations you could be eligible for up to $5,000 in rebates from Union Gas!

2017 UNION GAS REBATES WITH CONSTANT HOME COMFORT
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Not only can you save thousands of dollars on your monthly utility bills, but in 2017 you can get HUGE rebates from Union Gas for making your home more energy efficient! This not only includes switching to a natural gas heating system but making other upgrades and renovations to improve the overall energy conservation of your home.

When you upgrade your HVAC system with Constant Home Comfort, we don’t only install the system for you, we also help you take advantage of all of the qualifying rebates in order to maximize your savings! 

We’ll even fill out the paperwork for you, send it to Union Gas, and touch base with the company for you in order to ensure you get all the of the rebates you are entitled to.

Give Constant Home Comfort a call at (888) 736-7790 for more details or to learn more about upgrading to an energy efficient HVAC system today. Keep reading to learn more about Union Gas’ 2017 Rebate Programs.

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THE HOME RENO REBATE PROGRAM

Want to save more money on your energy bills? Have you been planning on renovating or making upgrades to your home? Here’s a reason to put that plan into action now – the Home Reno Rebate Program! This rebate program is now supported by the Green Investment Fund from the Government of Ontario, which means even greater rebates for you! By upgrading your home with the energy efficient renovations you could be eligible for up to $5,000 in rebates from Union Gas!

How do I know if I qualify?

First, you either need to be a Union Gas customer or live in a Union Gas service area. You can check if you live in a Union Gas service area here.

You need to be heating your home with oil, natural gas, a propane boiler or furnace, or with a wood stove. You also need to own your home; qualifying homes include detached, semi-detached, a row townhouse, or a mobile home.

In order to qualify for the rebates, you must do at least 2 of approved upgrades listed below. If you qualify you can receive up to $5,000 in rebates, which includes up to $500 for both energy assessments. Contact the team at Constant Home Comfort to ensure your home meets the qualification requirements.

You must have an energy assessment done both before and after your renovation, and you must complete at least 2 of Union Gas’s eligible renovations. You should also note that you will have to pay the HST on the cost of the assessments.

*Note: Electric heated homes don’t qualify.

Upgrades and Eligible Rebates

Basement Insulation

Eligible rebates include:

  • $1250 for adding at least R23 to 100% of basement
  • $750 for adding at least R12 to 100% of basement
  • $1000 for adding at least R23 to 100% of crawl space wall
  • $500 for adding at least R10 to 100% of crawl space wall
  • $500 for adding at least R24 to 1000% of floor above crawl space

Exterior Wall Insulation

Eligible rebates include:

  • $1750 for adding at least R9 for 100% of building to achieve a minimum of R12
  • $1250 for adding at least R3.8 for 100% of building to achieve a minimum of R12

Attic Insulation

Eligible rebates include:

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

Air Sealing

Eligible rebates include:

  • $150 for achieving 10% or more above base target
  • $100 for achieving base target

Energy Star Energy Rebates

ENERGY STAR REBATES PROGRAM

Union Gas is also offering Energy Star rebates as a part of the Home Reno Program. Energy-efficient renovations and upgrades that will qualify for this rebate program include:

  • $1000 for replacing a natural gas furnace/boiler. Your home’s primary heating source has to be natural gas, propane, or oil furnace to qualify.
  • $375 to replace a wood-burning system. Likewise, your home’s primary heating source will need to be a wood burning system in order to qualify.
  • $500 for replacing a water heater that uses either natural gas or propane. Electric water heaters will not qualify for the rebate.
  • $80 for replacing a window, door, or skylight for an Energy Star qualified model.

Note: If you complete more than two upgrades, you will also qualify for a $250 rebate for each additional upgrade up to a maximum of $5,000.

SMART THERMOSTAT REBATE PROGRAM

The Smart Thermostat Rebate gives you an additional $100 when you purchase a Smart Thermostat. You can only qualify for this rebate is you also participate in the Home Reno Rebate program, and only once you have completed their the final renovation assessment.

How Do I Apply?

To apply for Smart Thermostat rebate you must mail your completed Smart Thermostat coupon, receipt of purchase and UPC code to:

Union Gas limited, Smart Thermostat Campaign, 50 Keil Drive N., PO Box 2001, Chatham, ON N7M 5M1

At Constant Home Comfort, we take care of all rebate related paperwork, for you including the mailing and confirmation. We will always follow up with you to ensure that you get the Smart Thermostat rebate. This way you have nothing to worry about! Just sit back, relax, and wait for your rebate to come.

Who qualifies for the rebate?

You can only qualify for this offer if you are a Home Reno Rebate participant, and you have completed the post-renovation energy assessment. You can only qualify for one rebate per address. Also, this offer is only available to Union Gas customers or non-Union Gas customers who live within the Union Gas service area.

Eligible Smart Thermostats

Smart Thermostats that qualify for this rebate include:

  • Ecobee – ecobee3
  • Honeywell – Lyric Round Wi-Fi
  • Nest – 2nd or 3rd generation

Want to save on your yearly energy bills and take advantage of these amazing rebate offers? Give Constant Home Comfort a call today at (888) 736-7790!