Free weatherization for income-qualified customers

energySMART offers free weatherization for income qualified customers. Eligibility depends on income level.  See below for more information.

Free weatherization for households with a combined income at or below 200% of the federal poverty level

The Illinois Home Weatherization Assistance Program (IHWAP) helps income-qualified customers make their homes more energy efficient and reduce energy costs. Home weatherization can give residents access to more affordable energy services and increase comfort in their homes. Free measures and upgrades include:

  • Air sealing
  • Attic and well insulation
  • Furnace repair and replacement

Eligibility depends on the combined household income of everyone living in the unit. Households with a combined income at or below 150% of the federal poverty level using State and HHS funds and those at or below 200% of the federal poverty level using DOE funding are eligible.

To apply or for more information click here.