Do solar panels increase the value of my home?

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More and more homeowners are choosing to install solar panels (as of 2018, the Solar Energy Industries Association estimates there are more than 1.6 million solar installations in the U.S., most of which are on residences). As such, both homeowners and appraisers/realtors need to better understand how solar panels affect the value of a home. Whether ...

Books About Solar Energy

Even though we built Sunmetrix to help homeowners figure out if solar energy is right for them, with useful tools like our solar panel calculator, the amazing resources on our Learn page, and in depth articles on the cost of solar panels and whether solar panels are worth it, some people are interested in delving ...

The smart way to go solar – the Sunmetrix way!

Solar panels for my home

Going solar is gaining in popularity but if you are thinking of making the transition, then you want to go about it in the smartest way possible. Would you buy a car without taking a test drive, or researching your options, consulting reviews and shopping around for the best price? Installing solar panels is a ...

Solar Panels for Home: 8 Easy Steps

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Installing solar panels for your home is a big decision, on the scale of buying a new car. It takes careful planning and research. But unlike a car, your solar energy system will not depreciate in value the moment you buy it. Installing solar panels is an investment that keeps giving, for twenty five years ...