phdc
RFPS RFQs

BSRP

Basic Systems Repair Program

WAP

Weatherization Assistance Program

AMP

Adaptive Modifications Program

Weatherization Manual
PHDC publishes a Weatherization Manual to assist homeowners with energy saving projects for their home. Click on the image below to view the Manual as a .pdf file. The Table of Contents is provided below the cover image to guide you on the range of topics.

Weatherization Manual

Table of Contents
Introduction
1
Weatherization Assistance Program
3
Income Guidelines
4
How to Apply
4
Energy Education
4
Weatherization Reduces Your Energy Bills
5
Energy Use
Average Energy Use in a Philadelphia Household
7
Meters and Bills
How to Read Your Electric Meter
9
How to Read Your Gas Meter
10
Understanding the Results
10
How to Read Your Energy Bills
11
Weatherizing
Caulking
13
Weatherstripping
14
Wrapping
15
Insulating
15
Save Energy and Money
Comfort Systems
17
Preventive Maintenance — Heating System
17
Replacing the Furnace Filter
18
Programmable Thermostats
18
Heating Checklist
19
Window-Mounted Air Conditioners
20
Central Air Conditioning
20
Cooking Checklist
20
Energy-Efficient Water Heating
21
Faucets and Showers
21
Clothes Washer
21
Automatic Dishwashers
21
Insulate Hot-Water Pipes and Water Heater
22
Lower Your Water-Heater Thermostat
23
Energy-Efficient Windows
23
Basement Window Well Covers
24
Basement Partition Area
24
Roof Area
24
Lighting
25
Appliances
26
Shopping for Appliances
29
Energy Guide Label
29
Energy Use Quiz
31
Energy Assistance Programs
35
Energy Prices
39
Maintenance Schedule
40

Home Manual

How to Maintain Your Home Manual

Weatherization Manual

Weatherization Manual

2012 Annual Report

Annual Report


Philadelphia Housing Development Corp.
1234 Market Street, 17th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Tel: 215-448-3000 FAX: 215-448-3133
Use of information and material on this website is at your own discretion:
no parties to this information may be held responsible for your use of it.
Reproduction of any material for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited by copyright law.
TERMS OF USE
Site Design: Tiger Productions