Information for Contractors

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Participation as an Eligible Contractor for the BeSMART Program

The Department of Housing and Community Development welcomes all contractors who are licensed and insured to help our Maryland Homeowner Borrowers.

If your customer is financing their project through the BeSMART Program, we will ask for:

  • Your W-9 Form
  • A Certificate of Insurance (this can be generic - you do not need MD DHCD or the Borrower's name on it)
  • Your MD HVACR License or MHIC License

Please email these to:

Please call Patrick Hall at 301-429-7528 with any questions about the program.

Marketing Materials for BeSMART Contractors

Contractors​ can help advertise the BeSMART program by letting customers know that financing is available through the Be​SMART programs. T​o assist contractors in explaining the financing for energy efficiency improvements available through the program, DHCD has provided the following marketing materials. If you have existing clients within the targeted areas that require financing for energy efficient improvements, please encourage them to apply.

​Be​SMART Home Brochure

More Information

CONTACT: ​Patrick Hall
Housing & Building Energy Programs
Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development
7800 Harkins Road, Lanham, MD 20706