According to the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV), 74% of British Columbia home owners would consider green home renovations. 67% would consider green renovations even if they cost more than non-green renovations options. More than half (52%) of home owners agreen that co-freindly home improvements increase a home's value while benefitting the environment. The primary barrier to green home renovations for Canadian home owners is cost.
The REBGV has produced a publication on simple green renovations that will get you thinking about the possibilities. Download it at http://www.realtorlink.ca/portal/server.pt/document/3672521/50_ways_to_green_your_home_and_save_%24%24%24