why would you need a hers test?

(View as a downloadable PDF version) If you are building a new home, renovating your current home, or are planning to make any changes to your existing heating and cooling system you will need a HERS test in order to remain compliant with California’s Title 24 code. Take a look at the different areas of your home […]

spring cleaning: a hers compliance resolution for your home

It’s the beginning of not just a new year, but a new decade. Are you planning big things for your home this year? Perhaps you are hoping to finally upgrade your heating and cooling system for energy savings and increased comfort. Or maybe you are planning to sell your current house, and preparing the plans for the […]

hers tests: what does “hers” stand for?

Have you come across the terms HERS test, HERS verification, or Title 24? If you are buying, selling, or renovating a home here in California, you may find yourself a little lost when it comes to understanding Title 24 energy code compliance. We Green is here to clear the air about HERS certification and Title 24 reports, so you […]

permit services: making it easy from start to finish

If you’ve been talking to other contractors throughout California, there is a good chance you have heard the horror stories about trying to get city building permits in a timely, hassle free manner. Dealing with California’s Title 24, Home Energy Rating System (HERS) testing and verification, building permit costs, and other bureaucratic procedures can be so time-consuming that it […]

what is a hers test & why do i need it

You may have heard your friends and neighbors moaning and groaning about all the pesky paperwork and scheduling involved with permits and compliance for their home projects, including HERS ratings here and throughout San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County, Riverside, Sacramento and the Bay Area of California. But what exactly is a HERS rating, what are the […]

hers testing: third party mandatory testing

HERS Testing: Third Party Mandatory Testing Did you know that continuing into 2019, the state of California is requiring that all HERS testing involved in staying Title 24 compliant must be done through a third party certifier or rater? Things are changing for contractors and the compliance of their construction projects, so here’s what you need to know, and […]

commercial energy upgrades to make in california

commercial energy upgrades to make in california

Taking steps to conserve the energy consumption of your commercial property is not only good for the environment but also directly affects your bottom line. Energy efficiency isn’t just a good idea for your business; it’s also required by the state of California’s Title 24. So, what are the commercial upgrades you can make to […]

“it’s uncomplicated”: expedited permitting services with wegreen

“it’s uncomplicated”: expedited permitting services with wegreen

If you’re like most contractors, you didn’t get into the business of building so that you could do a bunch of paperwork. The unfortunate reality for California contractors is that oftentimes, building permits and documentation are neglected until the last minute, and end up complicating the process. Now, you may have already heard about We Green’s […]

decoding california’s title 24

decoding california's title 24

There could be a number of reasons you have run into the confusing world of Title 24 from the California Buildings Standards Code. If you are buying or selling a home or commercial space, or are making any additions or upgrades to your existing heating and cooling system here in California, understanding Title 24 compliance […]

california compliance is easy!

california compliance is easy!

Ensuring that your California home or business is HERS tested and Title 24 compliant can sound like a headache at first. All the paperwork and coordination involved with staying up to date on California’s energy code standards is intimidating — but it doesn’t have to be! Here is what you need to know about HERS testing, […]

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