An energy advisor is an individual who conducts EnerGuide home evaluations on behalf of an NRCan (Natural Resources Canada) licensed service organization. Energy advisors provide unbiased, third party expert advice on energy use and savings to homeowners and builders.
An EnerGuide home evaluation is a service that provides homeowners information on increasing energy efficiency and comfort in their home. Understanding your home’s energy performance can help you make informed decisions when operating or renovating your home. An energy evaluation provides information that can help you better understand your home energy allocations, allowing you to make the best energy efficient choices towards utility costs.
When undertaking renovations or upgrades of your home, having a Home Energy Advisor perform a comprehensive assessment is a smart choice. A full assessment will determine where you can benefit most from your upgrades and increase energy efficiency. The advisor enables you to make informed decisions. This can be an invaluable tool for you and your renovation contractor when planning your home improvement project. A well-educated homeowner saves money and assures greater comfort for the family home.