Loft insulation grants and cavity wall insulation grants for old houses are available throughout mainland UK
** News Flash :- Flats 3 storeys or above are now getting free grants irrespective of income. **
Old houses vary in complexity whether it is a lack of a cavity “solid wall”, or an irregular cavity which is common on stone / sandstone buildings hence the reason for a survey to make sure you have the right grant for you to help you save money.
There are other options such as external insulated render, internal insulated plasterboard and alternative fillings for irregular cavities so it’s just about getting it right for you.
Lofts are generally much simpler and really only require a survey to check the depth of insulation and whether their is any bats, mice etc.
Did you know your poorly insulated home is losing up to 60% of it’s heat you have paid for. Find out if you qualify for an home insulation grant in under 2 minutes and start saving on your energy bills every single day.
All the paperwork is done for you and it may even be free depending in your age or if your on certain benefits if not at worst you may have to pay a few hundred pounds which you will recover in energy savings with 24 months, it really is that simple.
Installing Government grant funded cavity wall and loft insulation also helps to prevent condensation as your interior surfaces of each wall and your ceilings will be much warmer.
The Government’s new Carbon Emissions Reduction Target (CERT) is designed to reduce CO2 emissions which will reduce our need for overseas oil and by doing your part we shall have less need for additional expensive nuclear power stations both of which make the UK a safer and cheaper place to live in.
The major utility companies (British Gas, E On UK, NPower, Scottish Power, SSE, EDF, etc.) are providing funding right now as part of the CERT scheme. No matter who your utility company is you can still claim your home insulation grant for the installation of loft insulation and cavity wall insulation.
Loft and cavity wall insulation will help to reduce the heat lost in your homes. Your heating can be turned on less often and for shorter periods, thereby saving you money every single day on your energy bills, plus keep you warmer in winter and cooler in the summer.
The sooner you fit it the quicker your reduce your bills.
New Areas Added for Grants