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4 Ways To Get a Home Ready for a Solar Installation

Roof solar panels are pictured next to a brightly lit purple sky. A comet appears to fly by.

Installing solar panels on your roof is a major change — and, just like any major change, there can be some hiccups if you’re unprepared. There are several potential problems that can stand in the way of the installation process and make it take longer than necessary.

5 Reasons Why Solar Panels Are Low Maintenance

A nice home with blue siding and several solar panels on the roof.

While the initial solar panel installation might be complicated and time-consuming, that’s not the case for maintenance. In fact, one of the many advantages of solar panel systems is that they are relatively low maintenance and don’t require much cleaning.  Let’s take a look at five major reasons why solar panels are low maintenance and […]

Solar Energy Myths Debunked: Facts vs. Fiction

A man and his grandson play in front of a solar panel array. The child saves large amounts of money due to his wise grandfather's investment.

In recent years, solar energy has emerged as a beacon of hope for a sustainable future, offering an environmentally friendly, efficient, and cost-effective solution to our ever-growing energy needs. However, despite its increasing popularity and undeniable benefits, myths and misconceptions about solar power persist, often clouding the judgment of homeowners. eEquals, a leading solar energy […]

Do Solar Panels Work on Cloudy Days?

Solar panels on the roof of a house. The sky is cloudy.

As many already know, solar panels take sunlight and convert it into renewable electricity to power homes and businesses. However, this dependence on sunlight begs the question — do solar panels work on cloudy days? Given how clouds block out the sun, this is a natural question to have. Let’s take a look at whether […]

Do Solar Panels Work Better in the Summer?

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When it comes to harnessing the power of the sun, solar panels are an excellent choice for homeowners and businesses looking to reduce their carbon footprint and save on energy costs. However, many people wonder if solar panels work better in the summer when the sun is shining brightly and the days are longer. In […]

Can You Get Tax Credits for Installing Solar Panels?

A man and woman relax on chairs on the grass of their backyard with their solar panel roof behind them.

Completing a solar panel installation for your home can be an intimidating process. Overall installation costs, including labor costs, for solar panel systems can seem expensive. Moreover, you may feel lost until you receive some basic information from your solar panel installer. 

What Does It Mean to Be a Solar EPC Company?

A person in a white hard hat and a yellow safety vest walks on the roof of a building with solar panels.

Solar energy is booming, which means there are plenty of terms you need to know that separate the good companies from the best companies. Solar energy benefits are profound, but only if you’re working with an organization that can maximize them. That’s where a solar EPC company comes in, as not all companies are set […]

Should I Get Storage Batteries for My Solar Power System?

A diagram explaining how solar power storage batteries work

If you’ve been looking for ways to provide efficient power and energy for your home, a residential solar panel installation is a great way to accomplish your goals. But did you know that solar panels can also protect your home from power outages? Unfortunately, most homeowners believe that a solar energy system is only worth […]

How Does Solar Net Metering Work?

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Installing a solar panel is a great option for homeowners looking to capitalize on some sweet solar energy. The sun’s energy produces more (or less) energy in different locations, so if you’re a homeowner with excess production, why not earn something from it? That’s where net metering comes in, but how exactly does it work, […]

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