Solar Panels 101: 8 Things to Know

Investing in solar panels is a big decision. It’s a smart decision, but it’s important to know what you’re getting into. Here are some things to know about solar panels. 1. Understand your power company’s rates In many places, energy rates are divided into tiers. The more energy you consume, the higher your rates go … Continued

How Long Do Solar Panels Last?

There’s a lot of misinformation out there about solar panels. Even though they are not a new technology, they aren’t widely available to residential and commercial homes/buildings yet, so to most people, they may as well be brand new. One of the biggest concerns people have about solar panels is their cost. It’s no secret … Continued

Should You Replace Your Roof in the Winter?

The winter is when many people discover that their current roof just isn’t cutting it. All that snow and ice piled up there has found several cracks and leaks. Or maybe the snow’s weight did some damage (that happens more than you’d think). Undoubtedly, the fall is the best time to get your roof repaired … Continued

Do I Need to Insure My Solar Panels?

This is a question we hear all the time. I understand why people ask. Solar panels are significant investment and some people like to feel protected, especially when it has to do with their home. The panels are very sturdy There aren’t any moving parts in a photovoltaic installation that can wear down over time. … Continued

9 Factors That Determine the Cost of a New Roof

You can’t judge the cost of a new roof for your home by asking your neighbor. Each job is different and only a qualified contractor can give you’re a proper estimate. Here are some of the factors that determine the cost of your new roof. 1. Roof size – Naturally, the size of your roof … Continued