Green Building

Put Your Home on the Green Path

Posted on August 30, 2013
When you’re thinking about remodeling or even just updating your home, one of the big questions you’ll want to ask yourself is, “how green should I go?”
Posted in BATC News, Remodelers Showcase, MN Green Path | Tagged Parade of Homes Remodelers Showcase, Green Building, Xcel Energy, ENERGY STAR, HERS Score, Energy Audit

Parade of Homes at the Mpls. Spring Home and Garden Show

Posted on February 18, 2013
The Parade of Homes℠ and Remodelers Showcase® are going to the Minneapolis Spring Home & Garden Show February 27th through March 3rd. Visitors to the show can pick up their free Parade of Homes and Remodelers Showcase Guidebooks at Booth #2552 in the Green Aisle.
Posted in BATC News, Parade of Homes, Remodelers Showcase, MN Green Path | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Energy Tour, Green Building, Green Remodeling, MN Green Path, Parade of Homes, Parade of Homes Remodelers Showcase, Minneapolis Home & Garden Show

BATC Foundation Features Three Dream Homes in the 2013 Spring Parade of Homes

Posted on January 29, 2013
During the Parade of Homes, the public has an opportunity to help area families in need when they visit the BATC Foundation Dream Homes. During this event, visitors can visit three very special Dream Homes.
Posted in BATC News, General, Advocacy, Parade of Homes, BATC Foundation | Tagged BATC, BATC Foundation, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Dream Homes, Green Building, new homes, Parade of Homes

Green Path Energy Efficient Home Tour is part of the Spring Parade of Homes

Posted on January 29, 2013
Once again, the Parade of Homes℠ will include an Energy Efficient Home Tour sponsored by Xcel Energy. The tour-within-a-tour highlights those Parade Homes℠ that have been independently inspected and rated for energy efficiency by a RESNET rater.
Posted in BATC News, General, Parade of Homes, MN Green Path | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Energy Efficiency, Energy Tour, Green Building, Home Performance Report, MN Green Path, Parade of Homes, RESNET, Xcel Energy

Minnesota’s Green Path Expands

Posted on January 29, 2013
MN Green Path℠ is a green building program that was launched by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) two years ago. The program has already has given certifications to over 60 homes, an incredible adoption rate for such a short timeframe.
Posted in BATC News, General, MN Green Path | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Energy Efficiency, Energy Tour, Green Building, Home Builders, HPR, MN Green Path, Parade of Homes, new homes, RESNET, Xcel Energy

MN Green Path Remodeled Homes Featured in Fall 2012 Remodelers Showcase

Posted on September 11, 2012
MN Green Path is an energy and green building program that was launched for new homes by th
Posted in Parade of Homes, Remodelers Showcase | Tagged Remodeling, Parade of Homes Remodelers Showcase, Green Building, Green Remodeling, MN Green Path

Thank you 2012 MN Green Path Sponsors

Posted on August 31, 2012
MN Green Path has made a lot of progress over the past year.
Posted in Parade of Homes, Remodelers Showcase, MN Green Path | Tagged MN Green Path, Green Building, Energy Efficiency

MN Green Path Gives Car Away

Posted on April 17, 2012
14 Finalists Tried Keys in the 2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI from Partner Schmelz Countryside
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