DIY solar panels: What to know about installing solar panels yourself

DIY solar panels: What to know about installing solar panels yourself

Do-it-yourself projects are an ideal way to save money on home renovation projects. With the explosion of solar panel installations in the U.S., the most ambitious homeowners might consider DIY...
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The environmental impact of solar panels

The environmental impact of solar panels

Solar panels support the environment by reducing carbon emissions, decreasing dependence on traditional utility grids and increasing renewable energy use. President Joe Biden recently shared his climate change plan to...
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Off-grid vs. on-grid solar: Which is better?

Off-grid vs. on-grid solar: Which is better?

If you’re considering investing in solar energy, off-grid vs. on-grid solar panel systems are likely something that will come up in your research. A common misconception about solar energy is...
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How to prepare your solar panels for hurricane season

How to prepare your solar panels for hurricane season

National Hurricane Preparedness Week is May 9-15. Wondering how to prep your panels for extreme weather conditions? At POWERHOME SOLAR, we take extra safety measures so your solar panels can...
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The benefits of solar + storage for businesses large and small

The benefits of solar + storage for businesses large and small

Solar panels and backup battery storage can be huge assets for businesses, given the potential for commercial and industrial customers to reduce both their overall kilowatt-hour usage as well as...
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5 best reasons for businesses to install solar panels

5 best reasons for businesses to install solar panels

Now a mainstream business investment, solar is smart business. Businesses continue to adopt solar, and rightfully so. The value proposition combines both economics and environmental considerations. Retail giants such as...
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Solar panels can be installed at your home most anywhere

Solar panels can be installed at your home most anywhere

There are many reasons why using solar energy to power your home is a worthwhile addition. For example, solar can potentially save you money. It also can reduce your carbon...
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Can I go off the grid with solar? Here’s why that’s unlikely

Can I go off the grid with solar? Here’s why that’s unlikely

Going off the grid is a term that has a handful of meanings in our lives. For some, it means unplugging from work and not answering phone calls, emails or...
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Touring POWERHOME SOLAR’s commercial solar projects

Touring POWERHOME SOLAR’s commercial solar projects

As homeowners gravitate toward solar, it should be encouraging for them to see businesses and sports franchises adding solar too. POWERHOME SOLAR's commercial solar division is helping businesses across its...
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How can solar power spin your meter backwards?

How can solar power spin your meter backwards?

If you’re new to solar energy, you may be skeptical when hearing that excess solar power produced by your solar panels can spin your electricity meter backwards. After all, didn’t...
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