Better Energy Home Scheme

The Better Energy Home Energy Saving Scheme & The National Upgrade Program  is run by the Sustainable Energy Association of Ireland (SEAI). The Better Energy scheme is open to all owners of houses built before 2006. Owners of multiple homes may also apply.

Baker & Co will evaluate your home energy requirements and provide a free consultation.

From June 8th 2010 a post work BER assesment is necessary to claim your grant. Grant aid of €50 is available towards this. Baker & Co are happy to arrange a qualified BER assessor for you.

What does the Cash Grant Cover?

The HES grant covers a range of measures to upgrade the energy efficiency of your home. Including:

BER Certificate € 50
Roof Insulation € 200
Cavity Wall Insulation € 250

External Wall Insulation -

Detached house   €3600.00

Semi Detached  €2700.00

Terrace House € 1800.00



Dry Lining Insulation-

Detached House €1800.00

Semi-Detached €1350.00

Terrace or Apartment €900.00



The grant process is straightforward and our trained staff at Baker & Co will assist you every step of the way.

How Do I apply for the Better Energy Home Scheme Cash Grant?

Baker & Co Insulation are registered SEAI contractors.

Our contractor number is 10134.

Baker & Co will fully assess your Energy needs and provide you with a full, clear and quotation to upgrade your home.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Print out an application form here:  [Application Form]
  2. Apply Online here: [Online Application Form]

The forms are very straight forward, and the Baker & Co Insulation team are here to help with any questions you have. If you wish to apply for a grant, you must receive grant approval before any insulation work begins.

Before you apply please ensure you have the following to hand:

  • Your MPRN number. (This is the 11 digit number found at the top of your electricity bill.)
  • Your email address
  • Dwelling details (year your house was built)
  • Your bank account details: Bank Name, Sort Code, Account Number.
  • Baker & Co Insulation details: Our contract number is 10134

What happens next?  

An email/ letter will be sent to you to confirm the Better Energy Home Scheme Cash grant application is successful.

You can then book your insulation installation with Baker & Co.

Baker & Co Insulation are happy to answer any questions you may have. Call us today on 01 2896619. 

3 Easy Steps to an Energy Efficient Home:


Contact Baker & Co. Insulation for a Free Home Energy Assessment.



We help you through each step of the SEAI Grant application process.



We insulate your home to the highest industry standard and provide a full report on our work. Your home is greener, warmer and you SAVE on heating bills.