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Solid Wall Insulation Grants Northants

External Wall Insulation Grants for Northants
The new government has temporarily suspended the Green Deal grant scheme and will be introducing a new replacement scheme at some near point in the future. We will update the website once the new scheme is announced.

If you own a property in Northants or the surrounding areas and it is of solid wall construction you may be able to claim up to £6000 on an external wall insulation grant from the government or Council.

This is a taxpayer funded scheme that offers free grants to help you upgrade your home’s insulation standards. The money is released periodically and is handed out on a first-come first-served basis until the money has all been allocated.

These external insulation grants are open to residents of Northampton and are not means-tested.  The money is available to every qualifying property. Although the grant will not cover the full costs in a lot of cases it will  pay for a large percentage of the costs. The maximum help is restricted to 67% of costs.

Smarter Homes can help you understand how the scheme works. Our services include free advice and access to the government Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF ) for those wanting exterior insulation. We can also arrange for any Energy Performance certificates or Green Deal Assessments for those of you who haven’t already had one of these done on your property.

Types of Property Eligible for Funding
The GDHIF scheme includes external wall insulation grants for Northamptonshire residents.Grants are available to both owner-occupied homes and privately rented properties. So, if you are a private Landlord and rent out a solid wall property then you can also apply for help in getting external insulation installed and thereby help your tenats by cutting their Winter […]

External Wall Insulation Nottingham

Smarter Homes specialise in all aspects of external wall insulation and wall rendering in Nottingham and the surrounding areas.  If your property has solid walls then there may also be some government funding available for external wall insulation within Nottinghamshire for any home-owner looking to have their house rendered.

Whether your home is currently rendered, pebble dashed,concrete or brick an insulated render system will greatly improve both the look and the energy efficiency of your property.

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External Wall Insulation Nottingham Quotes 
We can visit any home across Nottingham for a free on-site survey where we take measurements and work out a quote, advise you on the amount of free government cash you are eligible for & answer any questions you may have regarding external insulation cladding.

If you would prefer to have a free online quote then you can simply email us your green deal assessment reports if you have them. If not then just send a photo of each wall along with the length measurement and the address of the property in Nottingham that you are considering having improved with external wall insulation.
Approved for Government Funding
Our manufacturing and  installation partners are all highly trained and approved by the Green Deal Scheme for carrying out solid wall insulation work in and around Nottingham including the Mansfield, Newark & Grantham areas. All the materials used and the installers who carry out the work have been vigorously tested and vetted before being authorised by the government’s Green Deal Scheme.

This peace of mind means you are guaranteed to get access to any free funding and all work is under-written by a 25 year insurance guarantee. We can also arrange for our Nottingham based Green Deal Advisor, Mike Dinmore, to carry out an independent green deal assessment at your convenience.

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External Insulation for System Built & Pre-fabs

The great news for owners of system built or pre-fab homes is that there are now government grants available for external wall insulation to be fitted using the latest insulated render systems.

As you will know these homes can be very expensive to heat in winter as heat leaks out through the walls. As most system builds are unsuitable for cavity wall insulation the introduction of bespoke external insulation systems and government funding help is a massive opportunity to cut your heating bills.

The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund can now provide financial help to pre-fabs or system built property owners that wishes to have external wall installed using an approved system especially designed for these non-traditional build types.

Which System Builds are Eligible for External Insulation Grants
Basically there is a bespoke insulation system for virtually every non-traditional home. Before any work is agreed or started we get a free assessment of the walls suitability carried out for you by the UK’s leading experts in system-build insulation fixings. This also ensures you get a 25 year insurance guarantee.

Every home-owner who wants to access the government grants will need to have a Green Deal Assessment survey on their property and we can source an Assessor for you if you cannot find one locally.

The following is a detailed list of most of the UK’s sytem build styles which are eligible for grant help for external wall insulation with a coloured render finish:
Types of Non-Traditional Build (Sometimes called System Build).
Airey
Developed by Leeds based construction magnate Sir Edwin Airey, it was easily recognisable by its precast concrete columns and walls of precast ship-lap concrete panels. Due to its variation of design, available with a flat or pitched roof, and with variations […]

Typical External Rendering & Insulation Costs

 Through-color resin render onto clean brick or block walls with no existing paint or rendering 
 mid-terrace             £3000 to £4500
semi-detach              £5700 to £6200
detached 3 bed      £8000 to £9000
                                                                                                             4 bed detached      £12,000+
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 To re-render over existing render or pebble dash using a mesh and pin system
mid-terrace         £3500 to £4800
semi detach         £6000 to £7500
   detach 3 bed        £9500 to £11,000
                                                                                                                detach 4 bed        £13,500 +
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 To install external wall insulation using graphite EPS board and coloured silicon render finish
mid terrace **       £3500 to £6500
     semi det   **            £8500 to £10,500
      det 3 bed **            £10000 to £13,000
         det 4 bed **            £14,000 to £18,000
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** Grants may be […]

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