Home eligibility

Eligible for full rebates

The following types of homes qualify for a full rebate in the SMUD Home Performance Program:

  • Single-family detached homes
    • Includes all-electric homes, homes with electric and natural gas service, and homes with electric and propane service
    • Includes manufactured homes that are constructed on site and bolted to the foundation
    • Excludes mobile homes
    • Includes homes with detached “guest homes” or “mother-in-law” units on the parcel. The square footage of the separate unit must be added to the square footage of the main building in the Job Reporting Template and the detached unit included in the test-out process if gas combustion appliances are present.
  • Two-to-four units, single owner (at least 1,000 square feet per unit)
    • Includes all-electric homes, homes with electric and natural gas service, and homes with electric and propane service
    • All units must participate in the SMUD Home Performance Program
    • All units must be owned by a single individual or company
    • In a multi-story, multi-family building lower story units (which do not have attics) will not be eligible for attic rebates
  • Units in buildings with two or more units in which each unit is individually owned
    • Includes condominiums, townhouses, and “halfplexes”
    • Not all units in the building must participate in the SMUD Home Performance Program
    • Each participating unit (if owned by different individuals) can receive a full rebate

Eligible for half rebates

Each unit in the following types of homes qualifies for a half rebate in the SMUD Home Performance Program:

  • Two-to-four units (less than 1,000 square feet per unit if owned by the same owner)
    • Includes all-electric homes, homes with electric and natural gas service, and homes with electric and propane service
    • If the building has natural gas or propane service, all units in the building must participate in the SMUD Home Performance Program
    • Stacked units are acceptable
    • Rebates will be processed only once documentation for all units in the building has been submitted

SMUD territory requirement

  • Only homes that are located in SMUD territory and that receive electric power from SMUD are eligible for rebates under the HPP
  • Only homes with an active and up-to-date SMUD account are eligible to participate in the HPP
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