Greensaver Insulation & Retrofit Services

Formerly GreenSaver Performance Insulation Services
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74 Six Point Road Toronto ON M8Z 2X2
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Ixodid
Ixodid
7 reviews North York, ON
0/10

Insulate Attic & Soundproof Furnace Room

Greensaver was tasked to do two things at my home.
1) Add insulation to my attic
2) Soundproof the furnace roof

Greensaver prepared an estimate after Greg visited my home. He personally inspected the furnace room and prepared a quote for the soundproofing work ($250).

Weeks later when the workers came to do the job, they REFUSED to do the soundproofing work. I'm not 100% sure why but I think it was because this particular employee was a little large around the waist. Greg later reaffirmed that the employee should not have refused to do the work (no kidding!).

However, he refused to honour his original agreement of $250 to send different people back to do the work. He claims that there is a minimum charge of $500 to show up at a home. And because $250 < $500 he won't do the job.

Needless to say, this was:
- A job that his company SHOULD have done at the same time when they did the attic (for $2,800 I might add!)
- A job that was not done because of the actions of a Greensaver employee

Greensaver fails to see that this is a problem of their own creation and wants me to pay for the misbehavior of their prickly employees.

I do not agree.

Clearly, honouring their original commitment to me means nothing to Greensaver. All they care about is the mighty dollar. So, in keeping with this I would like to send a message to Greensaver the only way that they can understand.

Think about what kind of people would make this decision and whether you would trust them with your home. If you are persuaded to NOT CONTACT Greensaver please send an email to law9723@gmail.com with an estimate of the amount of work that you need done.

I hope to send $25,000 of business to the competition. Let's see what happens. Thanks.

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Yuval in East York
Yuval in East York
2 reviews East York, ON
8/10

Eco audit and wall insulation

Green Saver performed an eco-audit of our 100-year old house. The service was great as they both identified the best improvements and the rebates available to dramatically reduce the cost. We then hired them to insulate our walls and they were good. My only concern is that the insulation made a huge mess. Part of that is the nature of the task, but I think they would have done a better job preventing and cleaning up the mess.

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RMC - midtown Toronto
RMC - midtown Toronto
1 review North York, ON
8/10

Attic insulation, weatherstripping, pot-light draft-sealing

We got several quotes, and all of them had problems: some very expensive, others complained about the attic access, others not timely. Greensavers did a great - and honest - job with their assessment of how to make our house more energy efficient. Then they followed it up with great service when they actually did the job. They put dropsheets over our clothes, vacuumed any dirt, and were very concerned about doing the job right.

Would hire them again.

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Ivy liberty village
Ivy liberty village
1 review Toronto, ON
8/10

insulation in attic

Green savers helped us to insulate our attic. They took a very short time and did a great job. Before all our heat was exiting through the roof and we were freezing. Having a newborn we were concerned. Since then our heat stays in the house and we are warm.

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Tim in Downtown
Tim in Downtown
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Insulation and air sealing

I have a drafty and cold 2.5 storey house. Greensaver came in and opened up all the kneewalls on the third floor and properly insulated and air sealed them. They even found some new leaks (the closet was open to the ceiling) and sealed them up. Greensaver also blew insulation into the flat ceilings on the second floor and third floor. Insulation makes a lot of dust but the guys left the place spotless. They completed the job on time and on budget, and my house is now much warmer. With the government grants for insulation work and the savings in gas I think I will have paid it off by the end of the winter.

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J in West End
J in West End
1 review Toronto, ON
9/10

roof insulation

Greensaver blew cellulose insulation into my attic and flatroof. It has made a difference with our heating and cooling bills for sure. The sales person and auditor were very informed and pleasant to deal with. The two guys who did the work bickered and sniped a lot at each other but it was harmless and kind of funny. Full confidence in this company.

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Jim in Markham
Jim in Markham
4 reviews Markham, ON
10/10

Attic insulation

Simon & Michael came in last Monday morning and added more cellulose fibres in the attic as recommended by our energy auditor. It only took about 3 hours to complete. I asked Michael if the attic needed additional baffles to soffit ventilators and also if it needed additional roof vents suggested by our energy auditor. He said it has adequate number of baffles and roof vents. I only ended up paying the added insulation. They clean up the area where they working on. Thank you guys.

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Gigi
Gigi
5 reviews Toronto, ON

First Review

8/10

Insulation

GreenSaver did a good job insulating our home. The only complaint is that it took a little longer than expected and some of the patching was sloppy. Overall though it was good.

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10/10

Attic Insulation

Greensaver initially came to check out our attic as part of an energy audit. They told us we had an attic with a R-value of about 25 and that we would see some improvement in energy savings if we increased the insulation to R-50 and had some sealing work done at the same time. We had the work done and we can't believe the difference. Our 2nd floor is 2 degrees warmer than before so we can lower the temperature on our thermostat for the whole house! Greensaver's work went beyond other companies quotes who only wanted to blow in insulation - the spent a lot of time sealing all the leaks which is just as important. Also, they charged us $400 less than initially estimated! Thanks Greensaver!

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Brad from South Eglinton
Brad from South Eglinton
3 reviews Toronto, ON
9.5/10

Attic insulation

Our upstairs floor was always really cold after our original renovation. We called several companies and Greensaver was one of them (saw them on the Toronto Hydro Website). Don came and actually went into the attic (the other companies either quoted me on the phone "Over 600 companies work in Toronto doing attics so I wont come over" or just put their head in the hole and looked), took digital pictures and was very thorough in his explanation of what he saw and recommended. Jean at the office was great as well and very prompt. Two weeks later they came in and did an outstanding job and the house is dramatically warmer and less drafty and our young boys now sleep through the night! Great work Greensaver!

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More about Greensaver Insulation & Retrofit Services

From insulating existing attics, sloped/ flat roofs, walls, and crawlspaces to complete new custom home packages, GreenSaver offers comprehensive insulation services with industry-leading spray foam, hybrid insulation and cellulose products to meet your home’s needs. In addition, we have experienced experts who can resolve ice damming, attic moisture and condensation, and duct-work issues in your home. We are truly your one-stop-solution when it comes to your home insulation needs!

For 30 years GreenSaver has been providing residential and commercial insulation and energy efficiency services. Over the past 3 decades, we've performed well over 50,000 energy assessments for households and businesses to help conserve energy, lower their bills, and increase their comfort. As a key efficiency presence in Ontario, GreenSaver has enjoyed more than 30 years of active involvement and expertise in the energy conservation sector and building sciences.

Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is always happy to assist you!

COVID-19: At Greensaver the health and safety of our clients and employees is our top priority. We are closely monitoring the status of COVID-19 and ensuring all employees are following our COVID-19 safety protocols to keep you safe when we enter your home.

CATEGORIES
Green Products & Services and Insulation
SERVICES
Home insulation for retrofit projects or new build. Spray Foam, dense pack cellulose, attic insulation, basement insulation, ice damming, draftproofing, energy conservation
WEBSITE
https://greensaver.org/insulationservices/
YEAR ESTABLISHED
25
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
50
PAYMENT METHOD
Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Cash, Cheque, Other.
LICENSES
CUFCA
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
PROJECT MINIMUM
$1000
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
2 years
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