Friday, May 30, 2014

Home Weatherization Program Helps with Insulation in Peterborough

"Participating in the program will help low-income families have their homes insulated as expenses will be paid for by the program. For those using this program and looking to improve their insulation in Peterborough without paying extra, there are requirements that need to be met. A household must be a member of one of these programs: Ontario Works, Guaranteed Income Supplement, National Child Benefit Supplement, Allowance for Seniors, Allowance for Survivors, Ontario Disability Support Program, Electric Utility HAP Program, or Healthy Smiles Ontario Child Dental Program. The other option is to have a low enough income bracket to be qualified. The remaining requirements include being an Enbridge customer or that one should live or are renting a home that is at least 30 years old. When you qualify for the program, an energy adviser will check your home to do an initial inspection. This usually involves checking the attic, the insulation, and the HVAC system. This should give the adv