Contractor Co-op:  $20,000 for Your Home Upgrade Efforts
Tuesday, September 8, 2016
8:30AM to 9:00AM
Are you looking for resources to help support your efforts with Home Upgrade?  Contractor Co-op could be a great fit for your business. 

This program supports Home Upgrade Participating Contractors by reimbursing 50% of qualifying business costs. From now until December 31, 2016, Contractor Co-op is offering an additional $10,000 in Matching Funds for a total of $20,000 for all projects approved in 2015-16.
In this webinar, we will cover:
  • Program updates and the Matching Fund increase. 
  • Eligible purchases and example projects.
  • How to submit projects and utilize funds.

Contractor Co-op Matching Funds have increased to $20,000!
Contractor Co-op Matching Funds can help you promote Home Upgrade by reimbursing 50% of your company's qualifying marketing projects, training or equipment purchases. 

From now until December 31, 2016, Contractor Co-op is offering an additional $10,000 in Matching Funds for a total of $20,000 for all projects approved in the 2015-2016 program cycle. 

Funding from Co-op is available on a first-come, first-served basis, while funds are available and we highly recommend taking advantage of the full amount before December 31, 2016. 

Qualifying projects include, but are not limited to:
  • Marketing (must be co-branded with Home Upgrade logo)
    • T-shirts and apparel
    • Van/auto wraps
    • Print and radio ads
    • Billboards
    • Flyers
    • Banners and tradeshow booths
  • Equipment Purchases
    • Blower door
    • Duct blaster
    • Energy modeling software
    • Additional equipment
  • Equipment Calibrations
  • Training and Certifications
    • BPI re-certification
    • NATE
    • Other trainings
  • Additional projects are eligible
All purchases must be submitted for pre-approval by Friday, December 23, 2016. 

Participating Contractors can get started with Contractor Co-op today:
  1. Review the  Contractor Co-op Guidelines 
  2. Sign the Contractor Co-op Participation Agreement
  3. Email us a signed copy of the Participation Agreement or fax to (213) 213-1972.
To view these documents and to find out more on the Contractor Co-op, please visit:
Questions? We're always happy to help.

Contact us at  or (877) 785-2237.

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Energy Upgrade California┬« Home Upgrade provides assistance and incentives for home improvement projects that can reduce energy use and make homes more comfortable. This statewide program is managed locally by utilities and regional energy networks and directed by the California Public Utilities Commission in collaboration with the California Energy Commission. Funding comes from utility customers under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission. Incentives are offered on a first-come, first-served basis and are effective until funding is expended or the program is discontinued. Programs may be modified or terminated without prior notice.