Monthly Archives: September 2011

Importance of solar panels

Solar Panels
There is a new trend among home builders and buyers of the twentieth century, creating a house that is not only more structurally efficient, but also more environmentally friendly. From using recycled materials to construct new buildings, to installing digital thermostats and electronic devices that allow houses to exist in a more sustainable way.

One of the greatest additions to any new, or existing house/building is solar panels. Solar panels work by utilizing solar energy and storing it for your house to use in any way needed. There are many benefits of having solar panels added to your home. Not only will you be happy paying less each year, you will also live more of a content life knowing that you have done your small part in creating a world where humans are aware of their environment.

Solar panels cut down your power consumption, and allow you to use less ‘on the grid’ electricity to power the many things running in your home. That means smaller bills at the end of each month, and a greener footprint on the earth. Along with being able to help with your power bills, installing solar panels will also raise the value of your house.

One thing that is required to make solar panels work effectively and habitually is sunshine, and this is actually why placing your solar panels on east side facing walls and roofs will give you the most energy levels possible. There is actually solar waves coming through light clouds, so even if there is an inversion or low level clouds solar panels can still pick up trace amounts of energy to store.

Top 3 reasons to invest in solar panels for your home

1. Bills, you will notice an immediate difference in your monthly power bill.

2. Environmentally friendly, and helps with the battle against green housegasses.

3. Building solar panels will raise the value of the home you are living in.