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To begin with, all of the equipment that you mention do qualify. However, you will be able to deduct only the interest part of it. The main reason being -- what you are doing is defined as "Improvements" and not "Repairs".
According to page 151 of IRS Publication No. 17, the principal portion of the payment is deductible for repairs, but not for improvements. To determine whether a specific HERO program assessment is entirely tax deductible or not, we recommend contacting a tax professional. Please refer the Publication No. 17 from the below link.
Just as an additional information, assuming the HERO program is available in your area, homeowners must have at least 10% equity in their home, must be current on mortgage and property tax payments, must not have any outstanding involuntary liens, and must not have declared bankruptcy in the past 7 years in order to qualify.
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