Do I Need to Clean My Solar Panels?

Reasons to clean panels and how to get them clean.

 

To clean or not to clean.

 

There are a lot of questions about solar panel upkeep and maintenance issues from people looking into purchasing solar to those who currently have solar panels already installed. Questions like: Do I need to clean my solar panels? are among the most common. Read more

Which Solar Mounting Option Makes the Most Sense for Your Property

Which Solar Mounting Option Makes the Most Sense for Your Property?

Think there’s only one way to install solar panels for your home or business? Let’s discuss all your solar mounting options.

Which Solar Mounting Option Makes the Most Sense for Your Property

Though solar panels may get all the glory when you’re talking about how awesome solar energy is for lowering your electricity bills, creating green jobs, and saving the planet, solar mounting options are just as important.

After all, if your solar panels aren’t positioned and installed correctly, you’ll not only have a solar system that’s less efficient, you may leave your solar panels vulnerable to damage.

The right solar mount will properly position your solar panels and keep them secure. But when it comes to your solar mounting options, one size doesn’t fit all.

So the first step to determining what type of solar mounting system you should choose is actually figuring out where you’ll be able to get the most sunlight. Read more

Should You Invest in Solar When You're Not in Your Forever Home?

Should You Invest in Solar When You’re Not in Your Forever Home?

Will switching to solar still save you money if you’re not in your home long enough? Find out what happens to your solar panels if you move.

Should You Invest in Solar When You're Not in Your Forever Home?

Unless you have an enchanted crystal ball, there’s no way to predict the future.

But there’s one thing you can pretty much guarantee: electricity rates will continue to rise and your utility bill will get more expensive.

Switching to solar energy will help you decrease — and maybe even eliminate — your electricity bill every month.

And though the cost of solar panels has gone down, one of the most common excuses people use to delay switching to solar is not being settled in their “forever” home yet.

After all, what if you outgrow the home you currently love, have to relocate for a job, or move closer to an aging relative? Will you be able to take your solar panels with you to your new home or will your investment be a total waste?

Stick with us today and we’ll discuss all your options. Read more

20 of the Most Common Solar Questions - Answered and Explained

20 of the Most Common Solar Questions — Answered and Explained

You may know the basics of how solar energy works, but do you know the answers to all these solar FAQs? Learn the facts about solar today:

20 of the Most Common Solar Questions - Answered and Explained

Using solar energy to power your home may seem like magic.

Sure, you understand the trick, but maybe not every sleight of hand used by the magician.

So if you only understand the basics of how solar energy works, you’re missing quite a bit of information. And you’re probably bursting with questions.

Whether you’re a solar energy newbie or a curious solar supporter not quite sure you’re ready to make the switch, today we’ll be covering the most frequently asked questions about solar energy to cover all your bases. Read more

A Super Easy Crash Course to Help You Save Money with Solar Energy

A Super Easy Crash Course to Help You Save Money with Solar Energy

Can switching to solar power really help you save on your electricity bills? Let’s talk solar energy savings and how much your utility bill could decrease.

A Super Easy Crash Course to Help You Save Money with Solar Energy

So you’ve heard that switching to solar energy is awesome. But maybe you’re not exactly sure why that is.

Sure, solar panels are good for the environment and even raise your home’s property value thanks to their popular, cutting-edge technology.

And unlike an expensive kitchen reno or backyard pool, adding solar panels is one of the few home improvements that actually saves you money and provides a solid return on your investment.

But can switching to solar energy really help you cut or even eliminate your electricity bill every month?

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