Dixie Vaillancour Roof Panel September 17th, 2018 - 21:17:31
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.
Some of them are designed in such a way that they can be installed right on the existing roof thus eliminating the requirement of first removing the old roof. Some of the manufacturers also have a simplified installation process which only require the system to plug and play. The electrical connection between the panels is free of any tools and only needs to be connected with each other through handy plugs. The different kinds of solar roof panels are the traditional types advanced types and compact types while the best ones are light weight panels which are less expensive smaller in size and still capture sufficient amount of energy every day.
Not all solar panel systems are the same neither will they all provide the same service for every house. As the panels work best when receiving maximum exposure to the sun their installation will depend a great deal on the type of roof you have on your house which direction your roof faces and what if any obstacles are blocking the suns rays. The amount of electricity generated by your solar roof panels is directly related to how much sun they receive therefore having professionals install your solar panels will guarantee you get the best results for your money. Companies who work with solar panels are experts in their business and by examining your home or business situation they can calculate how your product will give optimum service and install it accordingly.
There are lots of good deals available now for those considering installing solar roof panels. Never has it been more affordable to install panels and there are some excellent opportunities around if you do a bit of research that dont have to be outside the budget of most people. Due to the introduction of the feed in tariff (FIT) people installing solar panels can now make money from the energy that they generate. As well as getting a subsidy for the solar energy you use yourself you can also sell back your excess power back to the national grid. Because the FIT lasts for 25 years you should be able to pay off your solar panels and make some extra money on them during their lifetime.