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What's a Sweet Home? Simply, it's where people today want to live. And it's what Ontario's best home-building and renovating teams are creating. Comfortable, quiet, and healthy for great indoor living. Energy efficient and economical to save money over the long term. Ecologically and socially responsible to protect the future. Sweet home. Sweet world. Sweet life.

"Home Sweet Home allowed me to learn about both engineering and architecture ... and about how they must work cohesively together. I was able to meet really great contacts, and inspiring industry members, and helped to establish myself, my team and my school as environmentally conscious."
Dayna Mailach (2nd from left), Engineering Student, Queen's University

What's a Sweet Home? Simply, it's where people today want to live. And it's what Ontario's best home-building and renovating teams are creating. Comfortable, quiet, and healthy for great indoor living. Energy efficient and economical to save money over the long term. Ecologically and socially responsible to protect the future. Sweet home. Sweet world. Sweet life.

"Energy-savvy buildings are the way of the future, so Enbridge is thrilled to support Ontario's future builders, designers, engineers and others through our sponsorship of the first Home Sweet Home Student Challenge. Good luck Students!"
Shannon Bertuzzi (2nd from left), Enbridge Gas Distribution,
2011 Student Challenge Prize Partner

What's a Sweet Home? Simply, it's where people today want to live. And it's what Ontario's best home-building and renovating teams are creating. Comfortable, quiet, and healthy for great indoor living. Energy efficient and economical to save money over the long term. Ecologically and socially responsible to protect the future. Sweet home. Sweet world. Sweet life.

"Its wonderful that a province-wide green building competition is recognizing the importance of Retrofits, and the Student Challenge adds a really refreshing element to the awards night."
Terrell Wong (on left), Architect, Stone's Throw Design,
Winner of 2011 Renovated Home Award

What's a Sweet Home? Simply, it's where people today want to live. And it's what Ontario's best home-building and renovating teams are creating. Comfortable, quiet, and healthy for great indoor living. Energy efficient and economical to save money over the long term. Ecologically and socially responsible to protect the future. Sweet home. Sweet world. Sweet life.

"We have recognized the need to not only build affordable housing but to address Energy Poverty through the development of energy efficient healthy housing. Habitat is encouraged to be able to compete under the designated Affordable Housing category of the Home Sweet Home competition to demonstrate some of our accomplishments."
Terry Petkau (right), Director of Building Services, Habitat for Humanity Canada,
speaking with Daniel Carr, Ontario Power Authority Conservation Fund.