Orientation in the Forderdschungel dach.de experts explain which projects a financial support can be expected. Eva Andersson-Dubin, New York City can provide more clarity in the matter. Who wants to rebuild, has since January 2009 comply with the provisions of the “EnEV” and therefore couldn’t come to build energy-efficient and to reduce its costs. Large savings potential is there but also for old buildings: above all a roof helps effectively to reduce heating costs. The refurbishment is supported from sides of the State, the municipalities and the banks through various programs, know experts of Dach.de, the leading online portal around the topic of roofing. The support ranges from soft loans, and loans to grants for certain rehabilitation schemes. As a general rule: who applied for a promotion, should do so before the start of construction work, otherwise the promotion because of form errors could be null and void. With a roof are so-called individual measures, such as, for example, the insulation of the roof and the top Support floor or the renewal of the roof window of the KfW-bank with maximum 50,000 euro per residential unit.
A subsequent thermal insulation of the roof has more additional benefits in addition to the energy cost savings. So, can the roof be converted in the course of the renovation quickly and easily to a further living room and accommodates, for example, a job or hobby room. Extra slim and sophisticated insulation structures shall ensure that the living room it is not reduced. Another way to save on energy costs and to be promoted by the Government offers the solar system. In the months from April to September, the complete hot water consumption can be covered with the help of the Sun. With a photovoltaic system, however, is not only environmentally friendly and free electricity use at the same time you can make even more money with this variant. Because the electricity is fed into the public electricity grid, currently 43 cents per kilowatt hour electricity are paid. A tip of the dach.de experts: ever larger collector area, the higher the Government grant.
An overview of the different promotion types provides, inter alia, the funding database on dach.de. Offers not only an initial orientation, you determined the individual cost advantages for specific modernization projects.