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What is the first thing I should do to start greening my existing home? - Green Home Guide by USGBC

Great question, John... it's hard to know where to start , right? The first thing to do is to establish what your budget will be for improvements, as that will be the primary constraint on what improvements you would want to implement. Incentives Complementing that effort, you should ask your municipality in Tempe what monetary incentives are available to you there. More than likely the incentives will be available primarily for energy upgrades. Incentives and rebate programs enable you to either reduce the expenditures you make for improvements or increase your budget in order to add additional improvements. Start with an energy audit My own recommendation is that you have an Energy Audit done on your home as well. Often the incentive programs will require that an audit be done on your home. Google "HERS Raters" in your area and you should be able to find people who can h...

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