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Payback information for insulation upgrades

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Estimating your actual payback on insulation upgrades accurately is very difficult given the many variables – from the current state of your home, to how you use energy, to the materials you select – literally every element has something to say on what the actual payback value will be. However, there is excellent reference material available from which you can create base expectations for your home. Here are just a few examples.

Analysis

1950’s Standard1970’s Standard2006 Ontario CodeParagon EnergyStarR-32 Paragon Wall system
GHGE’s: 21,002 kgGHGE’s: 16,970 kgGHGE’s: 14,377 kgGHGE’s: 10,280 kgGHGE’s 6,632 kg
Est’d Energy Cost $4,498/yrEnergy Cost $3,442/yrEnergy Cost $3,036/yrEnergy Cost $2,110/yrEnergy Cost $1,292/yr
EnerGuide Rating: 43EnerGuide Rating: 59EnerGuide Rating: 64EnerGuide Rating: 80EnerGuide Rating: 84


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