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10 tips on how to get your home ready for winter

Winter is approaching fast and here at GreenEdge we like to put out some tips on how to prepare your home for the winter months.  Here in West Michigan it won’t be long and will will have snow on the ground.  Last year at this time we were already shoveling.  Some of these ideas deal […]

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New Energy Code coming to Michigan

UPDATE :  The State of Michigan has adopted the 2015 Michigan Residential Code on February 8, 2016.  Call us for more information 616-419-8558.  Information in this blog post may be outdated.  Please visit this PAGE for the most recent updates on the code. When will the new code hit Michigan? It was always rumored to […]

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Energy efficient upgrades are not paying off

Weatherization programs throughout the country have gained popularity over the years.  Here in West Michigan you hear radio commercials all the time by DTE Energy advertising their weatherization program.  States are even expected to expand programs such as the DOE’s federal weatherization program with a goal of reducing emissions from power generation. Are these programs working? […]

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What type of insulation do I choose?

What type of insulation do I choose for my renovation or new home?  Whether you are a home owner or builder, this question can be very difficult to answer.  The question is difficult even for an expert in the industry.  The best answer really depends on the situation.  Where is the insulation going, what part […]

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