Home Repair & Weatherization

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Greenbelt CARES is excited to partner with the Habitat for Humanity Metro Maryland Home Repair and Weatherization Program for income qualified individuals in Greenbelt. 

Program Eligibility:

In order to be considered eligible, applicant(s) must:

  • Have a need for services.  Examples include:
  • Weatherization Services (air sealing, insulation, some appliance replacement, HVAC system upgrades)
  • Critical Home Repairs (accessibility modifications, repair or replacement of critical home components)
  • Minor Home Repairs (exterior paint, porch repair, gutter/soffit/facsia repair)
  • Be unable to perform the repairs themselves or pay someone to do the repairs.
  • Be willing to partner with HFHMM by upholding the terms of the agreement with HFHMM, being responsive, helpful in any way they are able.
  • Be willing to agree to a small repayment (for repair services only)
  • Be a Montgomery Co. or Prince George’s Co. homeowner.  Home must be the primary residence of applicant(s) and applicant(s) must have lived in the home for a minimum of one year prior to applying, and plan on living in the home for a minimum of two years after work is completed.
  • Have current homeowners’ insurance.
  • Have a total household income below the levels listed in this chart:   

Household Size

Maximum Income Annual Allowed (gross)

1

$54,250

2

$62,000

3

$69,750

4

$77,450

5

$83,650

6

$89,850

7

$96,050

8+

$102,250

*there is no minimum income needed to qualify

For information about our Aging In Place program for adults 65 years and older please CLICK HERE.

   

Program Breakdown:

Repair Program

Weatherization Program

County available

Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties

Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties

Type of services

Health and safety related repairs to the home

Insulation, air sealing and energy efficiency type services

Services not eligible

Major foundation repair, Whole home window replacement, Additions, Cosmetic improvements/upgrades

Roof replacements, door and window replacements are not considered weatherization

*These items can be considered in our repair program only*

Limitations of services

$15,000.00 spending cap per home

Funding sources often restricted

Eligible services determined by funding source

Repayment Required

Yes, depending on household income, repayment will be between 1% and 5% of the total project cost.

No repayment required for this program.

 

Contact Greenbelt CARES at 301-345-6660 or visit https://www.habitatmm.org/home+repair to view more information!