Alerts

Do-It-Yourself Home Energy Assessment Kit

Eligibility

This program is only available to residents of Okotoks.

The DIY Home Energy program has been improved in order to help Okotokians save energy and money!  Request the Energy Assessment kit to help you identify your energy losses. If you like free stuff, after you request the kit, you can take a look at the EasyFix list in step 3 below and choose from the FREE items like LED light bulbs, window & door weatherization kits, and outlet insulation to help you make your home more efficient and save you money on energy bills. Kits are loaned out for one week.

Just wondering about your home's radon levels? You can request to borrow a stand-alone radon monitor to use in your home for one week. Follow the steps below for booking.

The EasyFix program will only be in effect until we run out of products, so book your DIY Kit quickly!

DIY Energy Assessment Program

Here's a video where Okotoks Conservation Educators explain how to use the DIY energy assessment kit:

Follow these steps to book the Do-It-Yourself Home Energy Assessment Kit: 

StepAction
1

Borrow the DIY Home Energy Assessment from the Town’s Municipal Centre by submitting an online form or calling 403-995-2798.

2

Use the kit to complete your home energy assessment and take note of the energy efficiency issues you identify. 

3

Fill-out the online order form that will be emailed to you and let us know which energy efficiency products you need!

DIY home energy assessment kit itemsWhat we are offering (EasyFix list):

  • 60W and 100W equivalent LED light bulbs
  • Weather stripping for doors and windows
  • Caulking
  • Pipe insulation
  • Shrink fit window insulating kits
  • Insulating switch and outlet gaskets
  • Outlet safety caps
4Pick up your package of EasyFix items when you return your DIY Kit to the Municipal Centre.
5Install your energy efficiency items at home and enjoy the savings on your energy bill!

Book a Kit

  • To book the DIY Home Energy Assessment Kits or radon monitors please email or call Environment and Sustainability at 403-995-2798.
  • Please note:
    • The kits and monitors are extremely popular with bookings already placed 3-4 months in advance. Staff will provide you with the first available booking that suits your schedule.
    • Book an EnerGuide energy efficiency home evaluation for your home, and receive an energy efficiency report to help you make decisions about completing retrofits. Learn more