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Xavierre Harquin Roof Panel September 06th, 2018 - 19:09:19
The alternative home energy market has been exceptionally busy just recently particularly in the home solar panels sector. Making your own solar roof panels has certainly been at the forefront of this but have you ever actually considered the implications to building your own home solar panels? Just think about that for a short while - can you really build and install your very own home solar power panels? Most people would assume you need a professional team of installers to visit your home and do the job for you but this is no longer the case.
Solar roof panels are attached to your roof and sit about three or four inches above it on a light metal rail system. As a side benefit the panels protect your roof to some extent thereby extending its life and saving you money. The panels also serve to shade the roof in summer and they allow air to flow between the panels and the roof itself which in turn can mean that you need less air conditioning to cool your house again saving you money and also saving wear and tear on your air conditioning units. Solar roof panels also look attractive and these days they usually have a useful life of at least twenty-five years making them well worth considering as a wise investment on your home.
This situation is only achievable if the electricity you generate from your solar roof panels is significantly more than the amount of electricity you use in your home. This however is actually easier to achieve than you might think though the initial cost of installing all those solar roof panels will not be cheap. This is something you would need to weigh up and decide for yourself whether or not it is worth doing. Many thousands of households have already weighed up the pros and cons and decided that it is definitely worth the initial installation costs and now they are enjoying not only cheap electricity but a regular income from the utility company from the electricity they are able to sell back to them.
How would you like to have a roof which pulls double duty? The roof of your home can do much more than keep the rain and snow out of your house. It can also provide electrical energy for your home by supporting solar roof panels or solar shingles. Solar technology has advanced producing lighter weight more efficient solar cells which make solar roof panels and solar shingles a more feasible choice. The solar cells in the panels or shingles convert the sun light which shines on your roof into solar power which can then be put to use providing electricity for your home.