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ECO 4 Funding

Government-Backed Funding available to households across the UK

Are you in search of free funding to cover the costs of home insulation, acquire solar panels at no cost, or receive financial support for an air source heat pump? Look no further than the ECO4 scheme, a government program designed to assist low-income individuals in the UK with energy-efficient home improvements. This includes grants for insulation, funding for air source heat pumps, and grants for solar panels. At Direct Savings, we are here to help you access this valuable free funding.

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Qualify For A Funding Grant in 3 Simple Steps…


Take 60 seconds of your time to fill out the form


We’ll let you know whether you’re eligible for a grant!


Our team will be in touch to book a survey and installation date.


If you are on a benefit:

Qualifying Benefits:

  • Child Tax Credits (CTC) – *some restrictions apply

  • Child Benefit - *Some restrictions apply

  • Income based Jobseekers Allowance (JSA)

  • Income related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)

  • Pension Credit Guarantee Credit

  • Universal Credit (UC)

  • Working Tax Credit (WTC)

  • Housing Benefit

  • Pension Credit Saving Credit

Then you will qualify for funding.

OR Your household contains one of the following:

If you live in Lanarkshire, RenfrewshireEast Ayrshire, South Ayrshire, West Lothian, Scottish Borders or Dumfries & Galloway and your household contains any people who are:

  • Suffering from Cardiovascular conditions

  • Suffering from Respiratory conditions

  • Suffering from Mental health conditions

  • Suffering Disabilities

  • Over the age of 65

  • Pregnant

  • Children younger than school age

Then you potentially qualify for funding, no benefit required. Other factors apply. Fill in a form to speak to one of our advisors and discuss your circumstances.


OR Your household has an Energy Performance Certificate rating of
D-G, and within Council Tax bands
A-D in England and A-E in Scotland

You can find out your Energy Performance certificate rating here (Scotland) or here (England).

You can find out your properties Council Tax Band here (Scotland) or here (England).

You qualify if your Energy Performance Certificate is a D or below, and your council tax rating is A-E in Scotland or A-D in England.


IF none of the above apply to you:

You can apply for a Home Energy Scotland Loan:

Get ready for the Home Energy Scotland Loan program - it offers interest-free loans to eligible homeowners, meaning you won't pay any extra charges! Plus, there's a chance to get some cash back too! It's an affordable way to make your home more energy-efficient. We're Direct Savings, an accredited installer for the scheme, and we'll help you through the application process. If you're thinking about making your home more energy-efficient, we're here to assist you, whether you are on benefits or not. Our experts can give you advice on the different funding options available. Ready to save energy and money? Get in touch with us today!

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