Can I Get A Government Grant To Replace Electric Storage Heaters ?

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If you meet certain criteria as set out by the government, the answer is yes!

Read on if your home is currently heated by electric and you have old economy 7 heaters/ plug in heaters currently as your main home heating.

Please do not apply if your home has a gas boiler.

Who Is Eligible For a Free Storage Heater Grant?

If your home is mainly heated by electric room / electric storage heaters and you are a home owner or private tenant in receipt of UK benefits – YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR FREE STORAGE HEATERS INCLUDING FITTING!

The Green Homes Grant Scheme / Eco Scheme does cover this if you receive a UK benefit.

Full Criteria Is:

  • You have old inefficient or broken electric storage heaters on an economy 7 separate meter.
  • You are a homeowner
  • You are a landlord with private tenants claiming Tax Credits – PIP / Universal Credit etc .
  • You are a private tenant with landlord permission.

Why A Government Funded Grant To Replace Night Storage Heaters

The Government’s Storage Heater Scheme was set up in 2013 to assist all low income households to lower their fuel bills.

Thousands of homes a have already benefitted from a Free Storage Heater upgrade and the grant includes a Free Home Insulation Check too.

Thousands of old and expensive to run heaters have been changed for up to date high heat retention ones.

We want to make all people aware that they could be eligible for this fantastic grant to replace old electric storage heaters 100% FREE OF CHARGE

Are Storage Heater Grants Repayable ?

100% grants are available and you will not have to pay anything back even if you move house.

Before replacing old storage heaters, you should check if you are eligible for this Government funded grant which covers both the cost of buying the heaters as well as installation charges.

Storage Heater Grants For Wales & Scotland


The Free Storage Heater Grant scheme has been extended to include Scotland and Wales who too can enjoy new heaters and insulation completely free of charge if in receipt of a benefit.

Are There Free Storage Heaters For Pensioners?


If pensioners are in receipt of Pension Credit or a Disability benefit, they are eligible for the grant

How Many Heaters Can Be Exchanged On The Grant Scheme?

Up to 3 New Storage heaters can be claimed on this grant with each heater retailing at £650!

7 Reasons to Apply For A Storage Heater Grant

  1. You’ll see some big savings on your energy bills.
  2. Each storage heater we fit costs over £650 each and are 30% more efficient
  3. Application from start to finish is less than 21 days!
  4. All fitting is FREE!
  5. 5 Years Full Warranty.
  6. Reduce Your Electric Bills
  7. All Old heaters will use lots of expensive electricity so worth replacing if you get the opportunity  to do it cheaply.

Replacing Storage Heaters with Gas Central Heating

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There are also grants available to replace old storage heaters for 1st time Central Heating too

If you have access to a gas supply in the street, instead of replacing your heaters, you may be able to opt for a Full Central Heating Grant worth over £3500!

If you would like to change from electric to gas central heating, please fill in the form below and our installers will investigate if this is an option for you.

Apply Today -You will make big savings on your electricity bills.

How Do You Apply

Complete our simple form today on our home page and we will call you to check if you’re eligible to apply.

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