You could claim a free boiler replacement if you fit the income-related benefits criteria. A new 'A' rated boiler could reduce your bills by up to £250 a year. See if you qualify for a free boiler in 2014.
Free boilers are available under the very popular, UK Governments ECO Scheme. If you receive income-related benefits such as child tax credits, working tax credits, income support, ESA, JSA, pension credit & others, you may qualify for a 100% free, grant funded boiler. You can apply for a free boiler if you are the home owner, private tenant or landlord of a property. Check if you qualify for a free boiler today, before the grants end!
If you are aged 60+ and If you are in receipt of Pension Credit (not to be confused with a standard state pension) then you could qualify to have your old boiler replaced for free under the 2014 boiler scheme.
You may also qualify if you receive Working Tax Credits (and your household income is less than £15,860).
With fuel bills forever rising, it is very hard to get by on a monthly basis with a very low-income. By replacing your old gas boiler under the eco scheme, pensioners could reduce their bills by up to £250 per year. As well as having a new 'A' rated boiler installed, your heating controls will also be updated to meaning that you can reduce wastage throughout your home.
Free Boilers are available to those in receipt of the correct income-related benefits. You must be the home owner, landlord or private tenant in the property and be in England, Scotland or Wales. Fully funded free boilers are available for a limited time only in 2014.
Energy Performance Certificates calculate the efficiency of a building, the efficiency of a building determines how much 'ECO' funding is provided to cover the cost of your new boiler install. If you property is old and in-efficient, by replacing your boiler with a new one will save a lot of 'Carbon'. The more 'Carbon' which is saved, determines how much money can be spent on your home via the ECO Scheme.