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Home Repairs

Basic System Repair Program

The Basic System Repair Program provides free repairs to electrical, plumbing, heating and other critical systems of owner-occupied homes. Contact Philadelphia Housing Development Corp. at 215-448-3000 or

Free weatherization and improvement program

The city’s Office of Housing and Community Development offers free weatherization and energy-efficiency improvements to both owner-occupied and tenant-occupied units.

PHIL-Plus and Mini-PHIL Loans

PHIL-Plus and Mini-PHIL Loans are home-improvement loans for those with less-than-perfect credit. Information:

Adaptive Modification Program

The Adaptive Modification Program provides free adaptations for increased access and mobility for disabled low-income people. Information: 215-448-2160 or

Heater Hotline

Heater Hotline offers free minor heater repairs for low-income homeowners through the Energy Coordinating Agency. Information: 215-686-9749 or