The purpose of this program is to weatherize homes in order to stop air infiltration. The work includes caulking, weatherstripping of doors, attic insulation and ventilation, insulation of electric hot water heaters, window and door replacement and repair, window glazing, and repair of exterior walls, ceilings and floors.
State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP)
This program provides services in Holmes and Walton Counties and the homeowner must have a deed to their property. The home repairs consist of roofs, porches, steps, handrails, handicap showers, commodes, plumbing, wheelchair ramps, floor repair and floor covering, wall repair, kitchen and bathroom cabinets, windows, doors, insulation, air conditioning and heating systems, exterior painting, septic tanks, wells, pump repair and replacement, drain lines, and other repairs that are necessary for the health and safety of the client. The client must be willing to sign a lien for a five (5) year period.
Mobile homes are excluded from this program.
For information on any of the above programs please contact our office staff:
Tonya French - Weatherization Production Assistant