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What Is the Cheapest Way to Insulate an Old House?

Old houses in Queens, Long Island, Brooklyn, and Staten Island, NY are tough to heat and heating bills just keep going up. One way to reverse that expensive trend is to upgrade your home’s insulation. But insulation can be costly, so what’s the most cost-effective way to insulate your old home? If you’re a National Grid customer in Queens, Staten Island, Brooklyn, or Long Island, NY,  the cost of new, high-quality insulation could be free!

Do You Qualify for Free Home Insulation?

It’s simple to find out if you qualify for free, high-quality insulation upgrades from National Grid. Here’s who can qualify for instant rebates:

  • Current National Grid residential gas customers
  • Homes located in National Grid’s Metro NYC and Long Island gas service area
  • One to four-unit houses
  • Working with an approved National Grid Partner

Fortunately, NYS Energy Audits is a trusted National Grid Partner that has helped thousands of homeowners add top-quality, cost-effective attic and wall insulation in homes built before 1979. If you’re still not sure whether you qualify, our rebate experts can help you get started!

What Kind of Home Upgrades Are Available for Old Houses?

With the amazing National Grid Total Home Comfort program, homeowners can upgrade their homes with a complete menu of cost-effective insulation improvements to boost home comfort. Services that qualify for National Grid rebates include:

With improved insulation from NYS Energy Audits, your heating bills could drop by as much as 40 percent! Plus, there are no income requirements to qualify for these free upgrades—it’s the easiest way to insulate a house on a budget. 

Get Started with a Home Energy Audit

To qualify for National Grid’s Total Home Comfort Program, Long Island, Queens, Staten Island, and Brooklyn, NY homeowners need to identify where insulation and air sealing are needed. Scheduling a home energy audit with NYS Energy Audits is a great first step. As a trusted National Grid Partner, our certified energy auditors provide a professional evaluation using the latest in Building Professional Institute (BPI) science. 

Take advantage of insulation rebates! Schedule a home energy audit today to learn more. Call 718-266-6500  or contact us online.

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