Water Guard Plumbing Rebates

WaterGuard Plumbing offers reliable drain and water services in the Greater Toronto Area, Peel Region, Halton Region, York Region and more. We can also help you take advantage of city subsidy programs available in your area.

City of Toronto Plumbing Rebates

Basement Flooding Protection Subsidy Program

Toronto offers a subsidy on installation of flood-protection measures for the owners of residential properties that are single-family, duplex, and triplex. This includes:

  • Sump Pump Installation
  • Backwater Valve Installation
  • Capping/severance of external weeping tile or home storm sewer connection

You could be eligible for a subsidy of 80% of the invoiced cost up to $3,400 per property. Some restrictions apply.
Click here to learn more about this offer.

Mandatory Downspout Disconnection Financial Assistance Program

Toronto also offers a reimbursement on materials and labour for downspout disconnection for those with low incomes that are also seniors or persons with a disability. Restrictions include:

  • Own a residential property in Toronto
  • Have a total household income of less than $50,000
  • Ether be over the age of 50 (further restrictions apply) or a person receiving disability benefits

You could be eligible for a subsidy of up to $500. Some restrictions apply.
Click here to learn more about this offer.


 

City of Mississauga Plumbing Rebates

Foundation Drain Collector (FDC) Sump Pump Subsidy Program

Mississauga offers a subsidy on sump pump installation if you reside on a street that is serviced by the FDC. Other eligibility requirements include:

  • Sump pump installation took place after December 31, 2017
  • Installation was performed by a licensed by Ontario, and the business has a City of Mississauga license
  • Original copies of the invoice are attached to the completed application

You could be eligible for a subsidy of up to 100% of the invoiced cost to a maximum of $6000 per household. Some restrictions apply.
Click here to learn more about this offer.


 

City of Markham Plumbing Rebates

Private Plumbing Protection Rebate Program

The City of Markham offers a range of subsidies for various flood prevention plumbing services, including retroactive rebates for installations after May 1, 2017. Some of the measures that are covered include:

  • Indoor and Outdoor backwater valve installation
  • Weeping Tile Disconnection
  • Storm and Sanitary Lateral reline and repair

You could be eligible for a subsidy of between $1,750 and $5,000 per household. Some restrictions apply.
Click here to learn more about this offer. Or click here for an informative brochure.


Region of Peel Plumbing Rebates

Downspout Disconnection Rebate Program

The Regional Municipality of Peel offers a rebate to disconnect your downspouts if you are in eligible regions and you have not previously received a subsidy from Peel Region for basement flooding remediation or downspout disconnection. The two programs include:

  • Downspout Disconnection Subsidy Program: With a maximum of $100 per home for multiple downspout disconnections.
  • Downspout Disconnection Financial Assistance Program: With a maximum of $1,000 for low-income residents that are seniors or persons with disabilites.

Click here to learn more about this offer, its restrictions, and application requirements. Some restrictions apply.

Business Equipment Replacement Incentives

If you are a business with inefficient water fixtures you may qualify for this Peel Region replacement incentive on top of the savings and benefits of switching to more efficient systems. These include: Walk-in fridge/freezers, Pre-rinse spray valves, Ice machines and more.
Businesses replacing more than 20 units at a time must be pre-approved before applying.
You could be eligible for an incentive of between $25 and $1,000. Some restrictions apply.
Click here to learn more and to apply.

Sanitary Backwater Valve Rebate Program

Eligible homeowners in Peel Region qualify for a sanitary backwater valve installation rebate. This is to combat potential basement flooding from sewer backup due to heavy rainfall. Eligibility includes:

  • You have reported flooding that was caused by rainfall to Peel Region or you can provide proof of a flood-related insurance claim.
  • You have not received a subsidy from Peel Region due to previous flooding through remediation programs.

You may be eligible for a rebate of $700. Some restrictions apply.
Click here to learn more about the program requirements.


 

City of Vaughan Plumbing Rebates

Back-Water Valve Subsidy Program

In order to assist homeowners with backwater valve installation and prevent sewage from entering their homes, the City of Vaughan offers a subsidy program. Eligibility requires:

  • That the home not be currently under construction.
  • That the installation is performed by a certified plumbing professional.
  • That the homeowner obtain a plumbing permit.
  • That the homeowner provide documents from the manufacturer identifying the backwater valve, and an invoice from the plumber marked as “Paid in Full.”
  • That the installation be inspected by a member of Vaughan’s Building Standards Department.

You could be eligible for a subsidy of 50% of the invoiced cost up to $750. Some restrictions apply.


Region of Halton Plumbing Rebates

Backwater Valve Installation Subsidy

In order to reduce the likelihood of homeowners’ basements flooding due to sewer backup during heavy rainfall, Halton Region is offering a subsidy for backwater valve installation. The application process requires that:

  • The homeowner apply for a permit and arrange for an inspection by the local municipality.
  • The contractor must verify with a written statement that your weeping tiles have been disconnected from the sanitary sewer system.
  • The homeowner must download or pick up, then send in or drop off a completed subsidy application (found here).

You could be eligible for a subsidy of 50% of the invoiced cost up to $675. Some restrictions apply.
Click here to learn more about the subsidy and to download the application form.

Weeping Tile Disconnection and Sump Pump Installation Subsidy

Having your weeping tile connected to your sanitary sewer system increases the likelihood of flooding during heavy rainfall. Halton Region is offering a subsidy for disconnecting it and installing a sump pump in order to remove the water. The application process requires that:

  • The homeowner apply for a permit before work begins and arrange for an inspection by the local municipality after the work is complete.
  • Your contractor must be selected from the available list of Halton Region’s authorized plumbing contractors (found here).
  • The homeowner must fill out and submit a completed subsidy application (found here).

You could be eligible for a subsidy of 100% of the invoiced cost up to $5,000. Some restrictions apply.
Click here to learn more about this offer.

Sewer Lateral (pipe) Lining and Repair Subsidy

In the event that your sewer laterals are in poor condition due to cracks or blockages, heavy rainfall can cause flooding in your home from municipal sewer line backup. To prevent this, Halton Region is offering a repair subsidy. The subsidy application requires that:

  • The homeowner obtains any necessary permits from their local municipality beforehand and a municipal inspection after-the-fact.
  • There must be CCTV footage of the inside of the pipes both before and after the work to prove that they were in sub-standard condition.
  • The homeowner submits a completed subsidy application (found here).

You could be eligible for a subsidy of 50% of the invoiced cost up to $2,000. Some restrictions apply.
Click here to learn more and to download the subsidy application.

Toilet Rebate Program

To reduce the environmental impact of excessive water use and to bring water cost-savings to homeowners in Halton, the region is offering a rebate. Limited to 1 rebate per single-family home, you may be eligible for:

  • A rebate of $75.00 for approved 4.8L or less dual-flush models.
  • A rebate of $60.00 for approved 6L models purchased any time during 2007-2010.
  • No rebate on 6L models purchased after 2010.

Click here to learn more about the rebate and to apply. Some restrictions apply.


York Region Plumbing Rebates

In order to attain better water efficiency and protection, York Region is offering a variety of financial incentives to businesses. These incentives include:

  • Water-Use and Wastewater Quality Consultation Program
  • ICI Capacity Buyback Incentive Program for Businesses
  • Water Efficiency Equipment Replacement Incentives
  • Water Smart Irrigation Professional Program
  • Source Water Protection Incentive Program
  • Incentives for Sustainable Residential Development

Click here for more information on these incentives, how to apply, and any applicable restrictions.

For more details, feel free to contact our plumbers. We can help you get access to the rebates with your drain and water service.

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