Three Ways to Make Your Home more “Green”: Windows, Decks and Roof Systems

Whether you are looking to save on energy costs, or want to lessen the impact of your carbon footprint, Grey Bruce Patio Enclosures have several solutions that can help you make your home more “Green”. Without having to jump in the deep end with doing a complete Deep Energy Retrofit, you can improve the efficiency of your home while staying within your budget. From North Star Windows, to a Sunspace Sunroom AlumaDeck — Grey Bruce Patio Enclosures can help you find the solution best suited to your needs and home.


North Star Windows are one of the highest ranking Energy Star rated windows, and manufactured in St. Thomas, Ontario. With a large selection of styles and designs available, you can customize your windows to fit your home improvement project perfectly. Manufactured with high performance glass and top quality hardware – North Star Windows are built to last! With an outstanding reputation, and transferable lifetime warranty, energy saving never seemed so easy!


Sunspace Sunrooms AlumaDeck are a great step towards an eco friendly home. Completely environmentally friendly, AlumaDeck are constructed from Aluminum and are non-toxic and recyclable! Virtually maintenance free, no need to paint, treat or worry about future warping, splitting or cracking. Fire resistant and salt water tested, AlumaDecks are also slip resistant – making it a safe choice for your family. Decrease your carbon footprint with an AlumaDeck and go green!

Acrylic Roof System

If you are looking to provide overhead protection to your patio or deck while increasing your home’s energy efficiency, Sunspace Acrylic Roof Systems are a great choice! With superior energy savings and heat control, you and your family can enjoy natural light without increasing the heat in the summer months. With the highest light transmission along with even light distribution, Acrylic Roof Systems allow natural light in without harmful UV rays. Strong and durable, they have proven rain and hail protection along with non-shattering safety glazing — allowing your family to extend their enjoyment of your deck or patio.

If you would like more information on making your home more energy efficient, or for other home improvement solutions in the Owen Sound area, please visit