Home Repair

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  • Bathroom Modification Services (2)
    BH-3000.3500-100

    Bathroom Modification Services

    BH-3000.3500-100

    Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies for people with disabilities who need to restructure their bathrooms in order to make bath, shower and toilet facilities accessible.
  • Energy/Water Conservation Improvements (1)
    BH-3000.1800

    Energy/Water Conservation Improvements

    BH-3000.1800

    Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies, cash or tax rebates, property assessment arrangements or consultation services for homeowners who want to make home improvements that are designed to reduce energy and/or water consumption.
  • Furnace Maintenance/Repair (2)
    PH-3300.2750-220

    Furnace Maintenance/Repair

    PH-3300.2750-220

    Programs that offer the services of individuals who perform routine cleaning and maintenance of home heating units and repairs, where needed. Furnace maintenance checkups include inspection of the thermostat for proper operation, inspection of air filters and changing or cleaning them as necessary; checking electrical components and controls, oiling motors, as needed, inspecting the heat exchanger for possible cracks, checking the air flow and, if diminished, cleaning the evaporator coil, and checking the air fuel mixture, where appropriate.
  • Home Gardening Assistance/Supplies (1)
    BD-2600.3000

    Home Gardening Assistance/Supplies

    BD-2600.3000

    Programs that provide information, technical assistance and support for individuals who want to grow their own produce in a home garden setting. Services may include consultation regarding planting times, soil care and preparation, produce selection and pest control; provision of materials such as seed, fertilizer, potting soil, sod, manure, composting worms and other gardening supplies; and information and guidance regarding harvesting.
  • Home Improvement/Accessibility (19)
    BH-3000

    Home Improvement/Accessibility

    BH-3000

    Programs that pay for or provide assistance in the form of consultation, labor and/or supplies for people want to build an accessible home or need to upgrade their homes to make them attractive, safe, accessible and energy-efficient.
  • Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Services (6)
    PH-3300.2750

    Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Services

    PH-3300.2750

    Programs that provide assistance for people who need to do routine maintenance on their homes or make minor repairs.
  • Home Rehabilitation Grants (1)
    BH-3000.3550-350

    Home Rehabilitation Grants

    BH-3000.3550-350

    Programs that provide cash assistance for people who need to make essential repairs to their homes in order to eliminate health or safety hazards or improve their security. Most grant programs cover major repairs, system upgrades and replacements (e.g., plumbing, heating or electrical systems) but not minor repairs. Age, income, disability or other eligibility requirements may apply.
  • Home Rehabilitation Loans (1)
    BH-3000.3550-360

    Home Rehabilitation Loans

    BH-3000.3550-360

    Programs that provide loans for income-eligible people who want to repair or modify their homes or mobile homes to make them energy-efficient, attractive, safe and free of health hazards; or which help eligible individuals find loans for this purpose. Most loan programs cover major repairs, system upgrades and replacements (e.g., plumbing, heating or electrical systems) but not minor repairs. Included are conventional home rehabilitation loans, deferred loans (in which payments are deferred until the home is sold) and forgivable loans (in which all or a part of the loan is forgiven if the borrower resides in the home for a specified period of time). The forgiven part of a forgivable loan amounts to a contingent grant. If the borrower sells the home prior to the specified time period, all or part of the loan is due. A common variation is to have portions of the loan forgiven gradually over a period of years.
  • Home Rehabilitation Programs (2)
    BH-3000.3550

    Home Rehabilitation Programs

    BH-3000.3550

    Programs that provide assistance for people who need to make essential repairs to their homes in order to eliminate health or safety hazards or improve their security. Most home rehabilitation programs cover major repairs, system upgrades and replacements (e.g., plumbing, heating or electrical systems) but not minor repairs.
  • Home Rehabilitation Services (2)
    BH-3000.3550-390

    Home Rehabilitation Services

    BH-3000.3550-390

    Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies for people who need to make major repairs to their homes or upgrade/replace entire systems to eliminate health and safety hazards (such as gas leaks, outdated or hazardous electrical wiring and plumbing) or to improve their security e.g., by installing fences or fixing/replacing broken doors or windows. Typical services include major roofing repair and/or replacement; electrical and plumbing upgrades or repairs; septic system improvements; heating and air conditioning system repairs; flooring, tile or wall repairs; and interior and exterior painting that is part of the home rehabilitation process. Most programs do not handle minor repairs. Age, income, disability, need or other eligibility requirements may apply.
  • Kitchen Modification Services (2)
    BH-3000.3500-350

    Kitchen Modification Services

    BH-3000.3500-350

    Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies for people with disabilities who need to restructure their kitchens to make cupboards, counters, appliances and other kitchen structures accessible.
  • Landscaping Services (1)
    BH-3000.4500

    Landscaping Services

    BH-3000.4500

    Programs that provide professional assistance for individuals who want to develop and implement plans for their property which propose alterations in land contours; selection and placement of decorative plants; development and placement of paths and other walkways and driveways; construction or installation of walls, decking, lighting, fencing and planters; and other aspects of landscaping.
  • Material Goods (1)
    BM

    Material Goods

    BM

    Programs that pay for, provide and/or repair basic household, work-related and personal necessities for people who need them. Also included are organizations that provide office equipment and supplies for individuals and businesses, operate lost and found services where people can retrieve lost possessions or make commodities broadly available to the community at large.
  • Plumbing Maintenance/Repair (2)
    PH-3300.2750-650

    Plumbing Maintenance/Repair

    PH-3300.2750-650

    Programs that offer the services of individuals who unclog drains, fix drippy faucets, replace fixtures, clean and freshen garbage disposals, repair frozen pipes and remove mineral buildup, and perform other routine maintenance tasks.
  • Ramp Construction Services (3)
    BH-3000.3500-700

    Ramp Construction Services

    BH-3000.3500-700

    Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies for people with disabilities who need to modify multilevel homes or homes that have entrances preceded by steps in order to make them accessible by installing sloping walkways which transcend the levels.
  • Repair Services (3)
    BM-7000

    Repair Services

    BM-7000

    Programs that pay for or provide maintenance and repair services that enable people to fix essential household appliances or other essential possessions that are broken or damaged.
  • Special Circumstances (1)
    NL-1000.8000

    Special Circumstances

    NL-1000.8000

    A county-administered program for SSI recipients only that provides financial assistance within prescribed limits for essential home repairs; a move that is necessitated by an eviction or the renter's health problems; the repair (or replacement if unrepairable) of a stove or refrigerator; the purchase or repair of an air conditioner, washer or dryer that is essential to the individual's health; or the modification of a home or apartment to make it barrier-free.
  • Weatherization Programs (2)
    BH-3000.1800-950

    Weatherization Programs

    BH-3000.1800-950

    Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies to help people improve the energy efficiency of their homes and protect them from the elements. The program provides ceiling insulation, attic venting, double glazed windows, weather-stripping, minor housing envelope repairs, low-flow showerheads, evaporative cooler vent covers, water heater blankets, pipe wrap, duct wrap, switch and outlet gaskets, caulking, and other related energy conservation measures. Weatherization programs may have age, income, disability or other eligibility requirements.
  • Yard Maintenance (1)
    PH-3300.9750

    Yard Maintenance

    PH-3300.9750

    Programs that pay for or provide services that help homeowners and renters care for the lawns, plants and trees and associated structures on their property.