Do Solar Panels Increase Home Value in the Long Run?

Whether you have yet to install solar panels or already have them on your property, you may be wondering whether a solar power system is a worthwhile investment. We already know solar panels can greatly reduce or even eliminate your monthly electricity bill, but do solar panels increase home value?...

Solar States & Residential Solar Incentives

While many people have solar panels installed on their roofs to become more energy-efficient, another major reason why people go solar is for savings. Solar panels can save you money on your energy bill over time. Plus, many states offer incentives for installing solar panels. So while installation can be...

What Are Solar Panels Made Out Of? What You Need to Know

Solar is quickly gaining interest among many property owners for being an inexpensive, clean source of energy. It works by converting sunlight into electrical energy through the use of solar panels. While it's common knowledge that solar panels generate electrical energy, many are unaware of how they work. Let's take...

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Solar Energy Efficiency: Is Solar Energy-Efficient?

Solar is one of the best options available to homeowners who want to power their homes with a clean, renewable energy source that also lowers their utility costs. However, is solar energy an efficient source of electricity for your home? Let's examine the efficiency with which solar panels generate electricity...

Can You Put Solar Panels on a Metal Roof?

When planning to install a solar panel system on the roof, most homeowners don’t think about how the installation will affect the roofing material. Generally, panels are installed on common roof types like asphalt shingles and tiles, but your roofing material can affect how the panels will be installed and...