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Our Commitment to Sustainability

At The Heights of Harmony, we’re striving to achieve a host of sustainability objectives, including increasing the extent of tree canopy cover, creating habitats for birds and wildlife, ensuring durable materials are used, and moderating microclimate to enhance homeowner comfort.

SUSTAINABLE FEATURES

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As the most respected green building rating system in the world, LEED provides an effective framework to create highly efficient and cost-saving green buildings.

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Water efficient fixtures to help reduce consumption by up to 30% and protect residents from rising utility costs.

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A high performance envelope will reduce heating and cooling needs, and provides a consistently comfortable temperature throughout the home. This is achieved through an extra layer of insulation outboard of the exterior walls and attention to detail during construction to ensure that the continuous air barrier delivers better air tightness.

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Efficient mechanical systems include a Heat Recovery Ventilation system that delivers fresh, filtered air throughout the home.

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ENERGY STAR® for New Homes certification means that independent industry professionals verify that your home meets advanced industry standards with a particular focus on air tightness and energy conservation, enabling approximately 20% better energy efficiency.

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Option to upgrade to a Net Zero Ready* home that’s up to 80% more energy efficient and offers the ultimate in comfort. With the additional upgrade of solar panels, achieve Net Zero* status with a home that produces as much energy as it consumes throughout the course of the year. (Single-family homes only.)

*As per the CHBA Net Zero home labelling program.

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Roof design optimized for maximum solar panel installation while maintaining streetscape design aesthetic. (Single-family homes only.)

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EV charging is made easier in the future with a conduit from the garage to the electrical panel.

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Integrated under-counter waste station to collect and separate recycling and general waste.

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Healthier materials and finishes such as low VOC paint and Green Label Plus-certified carpeting will improve indoor air quality.

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Individual metering of hydro, water, and gas.

The smart home package designed for living better

Every day, Minto Communities is creating new and innovative ways to help you live better. Introducing Minto Intelligence, powered by Enercare. Minto Intelligence is an essential smart home package that puts control at your fingertips. Every detail has been carefully designed to help streamline your life, with the click of a button. Instantly access an array of features on your smartphone with the Minto Intelligence app.

Minto Intelligence

Phase 1 includes features such as:

Smarter Home Hub

Get information from the hub as it monitors, collects and analyzes the data from all your smart home devices.

Smarter Home Thermostat

Create a comfortable environment inside and save money on energy.

Smarter Home Water Leak Sensor

Find out about water leaks before they turn serious.

Smarter Home Door Lock

Get in and out of your home effortlessly.

Smarter Home HVAC Performance Monitoring

Monitor your HVAC system and save on energy costs.

Smarter Home Video Doorbell

Lets you know who’s there, so you’ll never miss a thing.

Smarter Home Outdoor Camera (Single-family homes only)

Keep an eye on your home when you’re not there.

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