Introducing Our New Office Space! By: greening homes

April 15, 2015
Announcements

We’re excited to formally announce the opening of our new Junction Triangle office space at 163 Sterling Road, Unit #167! We wasted no time filling the space, as almost our entire crew participated in an intensive 4-day building science workshop over the Easter long weekend. Our new home is a reflection of our general renovation […]

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Greening Homes’ Deep Energy Retrofit Nominated for Canadian Green Building Award 2015 By: greening homes

April 2, 2015
Announcements

Our Deep Energy Retrofit was nominated for the 2015 national Canadian Green Building Award! The Canadian Green Building Awards recognize excellence in the design and execution of Canadian residential and non-residential buildings of all types, including new construction, existing buildings, renovations and interior design projects. A jury of distinguished professionals will adjudicate the awards based on criteria of […]

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We’re Hiring a Lead Carpenter By: greening homes

March 25, 2015
Announcements

LEAD CARPENTER – RESIDENTIAL RENOVATION We’re looking for a Lead Carpenter who wants to join a young and growing renovations company, and help us build amazing green projects for our Toronto clients. We need candidates to have the skill and experience to take a project from framing all the way to finishing, as well as […]

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Greening Homes nominated for BILD Renovation of the Year By: greening homes

March 16, 2015
Announcements

Greening Homes is very proud to announce that we were selected as a finalist for BILD’s annual award for the best renovation over $500K. The Deep Energy Retrofit was in good company, with other short listed projects coming from much larger organizations. Our Deep Energy Retrofit project, which was bestowed a Canada Green Building Council award for […]

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Home Show Season! By: greening homes

March 13, 2015
Announcements, Community

It’s that time of year again–we’re gearing up for Home Show season! We’ll be at the National Home Show & Canada Blooms from March 13–22, Booth: #2224, Direct Energy Centre, Hall A.  And at the Green Living Show from March 27-29, Booth #1024 & 925, with Sage Living Toronto, Metro Convention Centre. Home shows are great opportunities […]

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We’re Hiring a Residential Renovations Estimator By: greening homes

February 26, 2015
Announcements

Position: Residential Renovations Estimator Location: Junction Triangle, Toronto (Lansdowne and Bloor) About Greening Homes Ltd. Greening Homes is Toronto’s leading sustainable and multiple-award winning residential renovations firm.  Created in 2007 and operated out of our open concept studio space on Sterling Road in the Junction Triangle, Greening Homes practices a 5-pillar approach to minimising the environmental impact […]

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100% Electric: Our First Company Vehicle By: greening homes

December 11, 2014
Announcements, Green Materials, Resource Efficiency, Transportation

We’re incredibly excited to share the news of our first company car, a fully electric SMART two-seater run on 100% renewable energy from Bullfrog Power. We think the design with our logo looks pretty smart, too (kudos to Connor, who designed the wrap in-house)! Part of our founding mandate as an alternative builder is to try […]

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Introducing Tenzing Gurung, Our New Coop Student By: greening homes

December 1, 2014
Announcements, Community, Site Stories

Photo: GH Crew member Nate Jones with Tenzing Gurung We are happy to welcome Tenzing Gurung, a coop student from George Brown College to the Greening Homes team! We recently sat down with him to learn about what drew him to Greening Homes and about his interests in Green Building. GH: What college program are you […]

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