Select from the options below. I am…
1. The owner of a single-family home
(e.g. detached home, semi-detached home, townhome or condominium).
Your first step to Blue Built Home certification is an eMERGE Home Tune-Up! Sign up for your eMERGE Home Tune-Up visit.
eMERGE Home Advisors will let you know which Blue Built Home requirements you already meet and what you need to do to achieve your Blue Built Home certification. They might even be able to help you achieve one of the Blue Built Home requirements during your visit.
Please note that with your permission, eMERGE will submit your contact information and the Blue Built Home results of your Home Tune-up Action Plan to the City of Guelph Blue Built Home coordinator. This information is required for Blue Built Home program administration.
2. Buying a new built home
Please contact your home builder to discuss water-saving options. Your builder can apply to certify your home.
3. A builder constructing new single-family homes
(e.g.detached home, semi-detached home, townhome or condominium).
Please submit the following online application form when you submit your building permit application.
4. The property owner or manager of an existing multi-residential building
Your first step to having your multi-residential units certified as a Blue Built Home is a free multi-residential water audit provided by the City of Guelph! Fill out the application now to get started.
Through the multi-residential audit process and your resulting report, we will let you know which Blue Built Home requirements your building already meets and what you need to do to achieve Blue Built Home certification.
5. A builder constructing a new multi-residential building
Please submit the online application form for a new multi-residential building when you submit your building permit application.