In the fall, the construction industry kicks into high gear, working to complete as much work as possible before winter arrives. If your residential construction work requires natural gas service, we recommend applying early to avoid seasonal delays.
Winter weather doesn’t have to leave your construction projects out in the cold if you plan ahead. In many counties, we plan to work through the winter, but winter work is slower, more difficult and more costly.
Counties, villages, and cities that have road restrictions that prohibit installation during the winter include, but are not limited to the following. If you are completing construction in any of these areas, please return your completed application and payment by October 1st.
During the winter season, you may experience an increase in installation costs. While the cost of main doesn’t increase, the cost of service does. For more information, contact DTE Energy.
If your residential construction work requires natural gas service, we recommend applying early for the service to avoid delays. This winter, keep your construction projects running by using natural gas as your source of heat.
1. Contact DTE Energy to apply for service at least four weeks for residential and six weeks for commercial installation.
2. Make sure your construction job is ready for natural gas installation by having:
3. Contact an equipment supplier to rent natural gas heaters.