how do i get gas insalation and fires and boiler

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Energy
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joe1888joe1888 Forumite
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edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Energy
could anyone help me out im looking to get the gas put in as im on coal just now who is the cheapest and where is the best place to lok for gas fires and back boilers i live in sw of scotland
keep the faith


  • Look for Corgi in the yellow pages

    you can also ask Scottish Gas
  • pak2pak2 Forumite
    74 Posts
    R u over 60 years old?

    R u getting pension credit, income support, housing benefit or Council tax benefit (not single persons discount)

    If so then you can get a central heating system for free.

    If you are under 60;

    The grant provides a package, up to the value of £1500, of energy efficiency and heating measures specifically tailored to the needs of your property. Energy efficiency advice, tailored to each household, is provided by Eaga Partnership's Home Visits team in accordance with the Energy Savings Trust's Code of Practice. This grant is subject to funding availability, however our staff will advise you about this.

    The following may be able to claim a grant of up to £1500 under Warm Front:

    Householders who 1) have a child under 16 or 2) are pregnant and have been given a maternity certificate MAT B1, and are also in receipt of one or more of the following benefits:

    Income Support
    Housing Benefit
    Council Tax Benefit
    Income Based Job Seekers Allowance

    Householders who are in receipt of one or more of the following benefits:
    Working Tax Credit
    (which must include a disability premium and with an income of less than £14,200).

    Child Tax Credit
    (with income less than £14,200)
    Income Support
    (which must include a disability premium).
    Housing Benefit
    (which must include a disability premium).
    Council Tax Benefit
    (which must include a disability premium).
    Attendance Allowance
    Disability Living Allowance
    Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit
    (which must include Constant Attendance Allowance).
    War Disablement Pension
    (which must include the mobility supplement or Constant Attendance Allowance).

    You could get upto 2 gas wall heaters or 3 economy 7 storage heaters for free.

    You will also get free cavity wall insulation and loft insulation and draft proofing.

    If you think you could be eligible for assistance under the Warm Front Scheme, please feel free to contact me direct via IM.

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