Phase One Construction of Terra View Homes’ NiMa Trails Development Begins

GUELPH, ON | March 9, 2020 — Local green builder Terra View Homes is excited to announce that phase 1 construction is officially underway on the NiMa Trails development located near Guelph Lake and the surrounding conservation area. NiMa Trails is a multi-phase project with phase 1A and 1B now officially under construction. These phases are set to include 21 … Read More

What to Look for in a Home Builder

Are you in the market for a new home? Make sure you do your research! Before prospective home buyers make the biggest investment of their lives, they need to make sure they’ve selected the proper home builder for the job. With close to 30 years in the home building industry, we have quite the idea of what to look for … Read More

The word climate appeared 11 times in the 2019 throne speech…

Here’s everything you need to know about Net Zero homes Following the 2019 Throne Speech, a target was set by the Canadian government to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050. This is an ambitious, yet necessary goal for both environmental protection and economic growth. As a CHBA Qualified Net Zero Home Builder, our goal is to create sustainable neighbourhoods and communities … Read More

5 Home Trends We’re Looking Forward to in 2020

The start of a new decade is the perfect opportunity to update your home. What changes are you envisioning for your home this year? As an innovator in the building industry through construction, modern design and customization, Terra View prides itself on staying up to date on home and interior design trends. Heading into 2020, we’ve decided to share five … Read More

Terra View’s Winter Prep Checklist for Every Home

Winter is coming! Before we’re hit by the snow, below-freezing temperatures and higher utility bills, make sure to winterize your home. This will save you from damages and extra costs in the dead of winter. At Terra View, our quality homes are changing the way Canadians experience winter. Our Net Zero Ready homes will be taking energy efficiency (and comfort) … Read More

Local Builder Creating “Real Value” Homes for Guelph Residents

What you should know about net-zero homes While climate change failed to emerge as the defining issue of the October federal election, there was enough awareness on the subject amongst voters to help the Green Party triple their seat count in the House of Commons. Clearly, Canadians are becoming increasingly concerned about human impact on their local environment and the … Read More

Building for the future: Celebrating Guelph’s greenest community

Incorporating sustainable and eco-friendly practices into our environmentally conscious building philosophies has been our priority for over two decades. Pushing the green envelope in the homes that we build has become standard practice for us — and knowing that we are building for a better future is what motivates us to continue doing so. We’re proud to live and build … Read More

Guelph’s New Net-Zero Carbon Emission Home

The City of Guelph and TerraView Homes sold their first completely net zero output home. We were there looking at the state of the art home. Source  

Change the way your home is powered, 
GoSolar with Terra View Homes

Being a homeowner comes with great responsibility — let’s make the environment one of them. In Canada, residential living accounts for 14 percent of the total greenhouse gases produced. While energy performance and efficiency have improved significantly across the country in recent years, residential energy has still increased by 8.4 percent since 1990. This household carbon footprint calculator can assist … Read More