New Homes Information


Are you thinking of building a new home?

René’s Total Home Comfort Ltd. has the knowledge and qualifications to make sure your heating & cooling systems are chosen and installed correctly. We work with you and your contractor every step of the way; from Heat Loss/ Heat Gain calculations to Installation & Service.


Here are some helpful hints for New Home First Steps:
  • Have your plan Ideas ready to discuss with a designer.
  • Contact a Certified Designer with a B.C.I.N. number
  • Meet and discuss all your home plans with your designer.
  • Once your plans are drawn, you are ready for the next step.
  • Contact your local HVAC company to apply for your Heat Loss/Heat Gain Plans, Duct Design and HRV Design.
  • Apply for your building permit with your local Municipality.
  • Decide on a general contractor.
  • Meet with your heating/cooling company and draw up a quote for the furnace, air conditioner, HRV, and fireplace, etc.
  • Decide on your heating/cooling contractor, plumber and electrical contractors.
  • For further building permit information and application, please contact your local
    Municipality Building Planning Dept.
  • It is the responsibility of the property owner to ensure that all construction is in accordance with the Municipality Building and Zoning By-laws.
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Installed fireplaces, mantels or wall surrounds

Fireplaces & Freestanding Stoves

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Air Quality

HRV (Heat Recovery Ventilation Systems) are now mandatory for new home builds. Find out how it works and what you need to know.

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Zuba Central

Heating and air conditioning for whole-home, year-round comfort.
Energy-efficient. Easy to Install. Extremely quiet. Zuba-Central is simply the new and better way to heat and cool your home or small business. Zuba-Central is a heat pump which provides heating and cooling to your home through ductwork. It is ranked among the most energy efficient and cost-effective ways of transferring heat from one place to another.