What Happens When I Buy a House With Solar Panels?

Did you know that solar panels installed on a property increase the value of that property? You probably knew that, didn’t you? But did you know that in certain jurisdictions, the value that the property gains is exempt from property taxes? But those are just some of the goodies you can expect from installing solar … Read more

How Many Amps Does a 100-watt Solar Panel Produce?

Oh boy! Where to begin? Okay, solar panels come with their rating; these are the figures you see on the nameplates of solar panels. Online solar panel merchants even quote them on their listings. Let me give you some examples to refresh your memory. Normally you’ll see figures like 100W, 325W, 400W, etc. Or 12V, … Read more

16 DIY Solar Powered Cars Plans

It’s amazing the things that can be powered by solar energy. Entire homes, street lights, and electric vehicles. It is the latter that piques our interest today. Not only that, but we want to approach it from the DIY perspective. What solar-powered cars can we make with simple supplies and some elbow grease? We did … Read more

6 Steps To Clean Your Solar Panels

If you’re like many solar panel owners, rain is probably your only cleaning option—unless you live in California. But to get the most ROI from your solar system, you need a more effective cleaning solution. And that’s why you’re here.  You can clean your solar panels using some gentle soap, water, and a mop with … Read more

9 Steps to Build a 5,000-Watt Solar Generator

Building a solar generator can seem like a daunting task at first glance. But with some basic knowledge and elbow grease, you can create your own reliable source of power! And who knows, maybe this project could even spark (pun intended) a career change for you. After building one yourself, you may want to become … Read more

Why is My Electric Bill so High with Solar Panels?

It is surprising how high electric bills are nowadays. Over time, more people are investing in solar energy to power their homes and businesses. But, it is more unexpecting to see a high electric bill despite depending less on electricity. Have you asked yourself, “Why is my electric bill so high even with solar panels?” … Read more

4 Steps to Clean Solar Lights

We have to ensure a safe outdoor space at night. Solar lights are an excellent device to install in your outdoor living area. Besides keeping your property safe, you are being environmentally conscious by choosing a solar-powered light fixture. However, these outdoor light fixtures are constantly under extreme conditions, requiring regular maintenance to keep their … Read more

Solar Panel in Santa Cruz, CA: Cost, Companies & Installation 2023

It’s no secret that California has one of the highest costs of living. There’s not much you can do to reduce your food or gas bills. But there is something you can do to reduce (or possibly eliminate) your utility bills; go solar. Over the decades, we’ve witnessed solar panel costs drop further and further … Read more

Solar Panel in Missouri: Cost, Companies & Installation Tips 2023

Are you a Missouri resident looking to embrace solar power? Are you tired of the ever-increasing utility bills? We have just the article for you. This presentation discusses everything you need to know about installing solar panels in Missouri. We’ll explore the cost of installation and the incentives available to you. We’ll also outline the … Read more

4 Best Ways To Dispose Of Solar Panels

How do you dispose of your solar panels at the end of their lives? Solar panels are outdoor appliances. Manufacturers build them to withstand the elements. PV panels are quite durable and can last up to 25-30 years. But what happens at the end of their usable life? Solar panels contain toxic materials like lead … Read more