As many already know, the free boiler grant scheme comes with tons of benefits such as reduced energy bills, free boiler, free installation, and many other benefits. However, many people still do not know how the free boiler grant scheme works. So, for the sake of such people, we’ve put together a guide on how the free boiler scheme works.
The first thing you will have to do is deal with is the application for the free boiler grant. You will have to complete a brief application to know whether you are qualified for the scheme or not. There are two ways to go about this, you can either apply online by visiting the website of the body in charge of the free boiler grant, or call them on their telephone line.
Whichever way you choose to apply, you will have to answer a few questions regarding your the current boiler you use, your home, and other similar questions. Once you’ve finished answering these questions, you will get to know if you are eligible for the scheme or not.
Home energy assessment
After completing the application, your contact details will be forwarded to an approved installer within your area. And after a day or two, you will be contacted by the installer regarding when it will be convenient to carry out an energy assessment in your home.
Completion of assessment
The installer will visit your home and carry out the energy assessment as mentioned. And after the assessment, the installer will let you know if you are entitled to the free boiler grant.
Set a date for installation
If qualified, all that is left is to arrange a date with the installer. Although the replacement is usually free, in some cases, you may be asked to pay a little sum of money if additional services are required. After the free boiler scheme is completed, all that is left is to start enjoying the many benefits that come with it.