Defender Radio and The Switch

Political leaders from across the spectrum have debated the taxation and cost of home heating in Canada recently; while noses are thumbed back and forth, there’s a couple easy steps we can all take in our homes to reduce our energy usage as we enter the chilly season. Let's talk about drafts and how to reduce them without breaking the bank!


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Natural Resources Canada Directory of Energy Efficiency Programs for Homes (

Why it's time to hop on the energy-efficient bandwagon, CIBC article ( 

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