The sun may not always shine in Seattle as much as it does in other parts of the country, but it shines more than enough to make your home electrically self-sufficient. Residential solar panels Seattle are a good idea on a number of levels, and they can help you do your part to improve the state of the environment and to save money on electricity costs.
The costs of solar panels have decreased dramatically in recent years, and the technology behind them has improved drastically. That means that now is a great time to invest in a solar panel system for your home. While in the past, you may have been hesitant to do so, the time is right to channel the sun’s energy into your home’s electrical system.
Many cities offer electrical customers the opportunity to save some money if they invest in a solar panel system for their homes. For example, Seattle offers a tax credit to residents with a solar system. You may also be able to sell the extra electricity your system produces back to your electrical provider and actually earn money off of your solar system. With programs like these in place, it makes it even more affordable and advantageous to install a solar panel system at your residence.
You might think that solar panels are just for the generation of electricity. Think again. You can also get a solar-powered water-heating system. Active solar water heating systems with direct circulation systems work well in areas where it doesn’t freeze very often. Indirect circulation systems are good for areas where it freezes more often. Passive solar water heating systems are usually cheaper than active systems, but they’re not as efficient. However, they may be more dependable and have a longer life.
When you’re ready to take the next step to install solar panels, contact us. We will come to your home and assess it to see what kind of system would work best for your particular property, budget, and electrical power needs. Our professional technicians have completed the latest in solar panel training and will be able to answer any questions you have along the way about the installation process. Residential solar panels Seattle have never been easier to install than now. With just a phone call, we can help you install a solar system that will keep your home running off of solar energy for years to come.