Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
July 20, 2010
Weatherization grants benefit seven counties
Monday, July 19, 2010
Housing Resources of Western Colorado has been awarded $2.8 million in grants to provide free weatherization services to more than 400 homeowners in seven Western Slope counties.
The weatherization program can include any of the following actions:
Insulation in attics and walls
Furnace safety testing
Sealing air leaks
Installation of compact fluorescent light bulbs
Storm windows and doors
Energy conservation information.
Residents of Delta, Gunnison, Mesa, Montrose, San Miguel, Ouray and Hinsdale counties may apply for the services.
The organization also received $254,000 from NeighborWorks America to rehabilitate two of Housing Resources’ rental properties.
The weatherization grant includes $1.8 million in federal stimulus funding.
To apply, call 970-241-2871 or visit this link to download the application.
Do you want to build your own home but think you can't afford it?
Use your labor building the home as the downpayment.
Do you own or rent your own home and need help getting it ready for winter?
Weatherizing a home can save you money and help keep your home cool in the Summer and warm in the Winer.
Do you own your home and need assistance repairing it?
We are now serving Mesa and Garfield Counties with this program!
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We have several properties that my fit what you are looking for.
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