If you are a low-income customer of Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU), you may be eligible for a free, brand-new water heater installed by Fletcher Plumbing, as well as other home improvements, at no cost to you, through the GRU Low-income Energy Efficiency Program Plus (LEEP). You may receive up to (on average) $4250 in home improvements to lower your energy bill, improve your comfort, and reduce energy usage. If you don’t qualify, Fletcher Plumbing can still help you with water heater repairs or replacement at a great price!
If you are eligible you will work with GRU to determine which improvements best suit your home, which can include:
Rebates are given directly to the GRU LEEPplus Partnering Contractor(s) rather than to the customer. Please select Fletcher Plumbing as your contractor to replace your water heater if that is a recommended upgrade.
You Are Eligible for the LEEP Plus Program if
To establish low-income status, please contact a federal, state or local assistance agency, such as, but not limited to:
Neighborhood Housing & Development Corporation – 352-380-9119.
Go to the GRU website LEEP-PLUS program page and Submit an application today! Full instructions are provided on how to obtain a free pre-repair home inspection, a list of LEEPplus Partnering Contractors (Fletcher Plumbing will be listed), and how to submit estimates to GRU for approval.