Weatherizing your home is simple and affordable and will make a difference in your winter heating bills. Programs are available to help low- and fixed-income customers with weatherization projects. Customers with financial difficulties are encouraged to take advantage of these programs to reduce their bills.
Home Weatherization Assistance Program
CEDA's Home Weatherization Assistance Program provides weatherization services for eligible homeowners. Weatherization services may include caulking, air-sealing, insulating, and heating system repair and replacement. For more information call CEDA at 800-571-CEDA (2332) or visit cedaorg.net.
Roof and Porch Repair Program
The Roof and Porch Repair Program is a City of Chicago program that helps homeowners make improvements to their homes. Interested parties must register in a lottery for a chance to apply for a grant. For more information, call the city’s Planning, Development and Housing department at 312-744-3653 or visit cityofchicago.org.
Emergency Heating Repair Program
The Emergency Heating Repair Program is a City of Chicago program that provides grants to Chicago homeowners who face heating emergencies. Households earning 80 percent or less of the area median income are eligible to participate in the program. For more information, call the city’s Planning, Development and Housing department 312-744-3653 or visit cityofchicago.org.