Do you make energy efficient choices for your home? If you do, it might save you money in more ways than one! By completing projects such as adding insulation, buying a new air conditioner or heater, upgrading your water heater, or replacing windows, you might be able to qualify for a utility rebate!
What is a Utility Rebate?
A utility rebate is a tax credit that you get as an incentive to keep your home energy efficient. There are a number of rebates available at the federal, state, and local level. If you’re planning on upgrading any part of your home that might affect energy efficiency, research your options to see if you qualify for any rebates before you get started. Some rebates require you to adhere to certain guidelines and knowing what you want to apply for in advance can help you ensure that you gather all required documentation as you go.
Where Can I Find and Apply for Rebates I Might Use?
To find the latest information on available tax credits, do your homework before you get started on your home improvement project. Here are some resources to get you started:
These sites have more information on what tax credits are available, criteria you must meet to qualify for them, and application information.
How Do I Qualify for a Utility Rebate?
It depends on the rebate. Some rebates require you to use specific contractors or install specific equipment, while others specify how old your existing equipment must be. To get started, research available credits and rebates in your area, or speak to an experienced contractor who might know more about available options attached to specific equipment.
Contact A Trusted HVAC Contractor
HVAC contractors such as Honest Air Conditioning and Plumbing can help you get the rebates and tax credits you deserve for your utility upgrades. Reach out to us today to get started!