How Solar Panels Impact Home Value

How Solar Panels Impact Home Value Installing solar panels is good for your wallet, and it’s also good for your home’s value. According to Zillow, houses with solar panels sell for 4.1% more than comparable houses without solar panels. That means an extra $9,274 for the median home!  In this guide, we explain why solar… Continue reading How Solar Panels Impact Home Value

How Solar Works in the Winter

How Solar Works in the Winter We can get some pretty intense winters in Colorado, with heavy snowfall and frigid temperatures. This has led many homeowners to wonder how solar panels work in the winter. The truth is that solar energy can actually do quite well during the colder months and produce enough energy to… Continue reading How Solar Works in the Winter

Complete Guide to Home Solar Panel Installation in 2024

Complete Guide to Home Solar Panel Installation in 2024 Installing home solar panels is a smart but big decision. Before you take the plunge, it’s important to learn as much as you can about solar panel installation. Getting the facts before you go solar will set you up for a successful home solar installation.   … Continue reading Complete Guide to Home Solar Panel Installation in 2024

The Complete Guide to the Federal Solar Tax Credit

The Complete Guide to the Federal Solar Tax Credit Did you know the government will help pay for your solar panel installation? It’s true—residential solar panels and batteries qualify for a 30% federal tax credit.    If you’re thinking about installing home solar panels, you don’t want to miss out on the solar tax credit.… Continue reading The Complete Guide to the Federal Solar Tax Credit

Are Solar Batteries Worth It in Colorado?

Are Solar Batteries Worth It in Colorado? Installing solar battery storage has a lot of benefits for Colorado homeowners, but it’s not an insignificant investment. If you’ve had your eye on a battery storage system like the Tesla Powerwall for a while now but aren’t sure whether solar batteries are really worth the cost, keep… Continue reading Are Solar Batteries Worth It in Colorado?

Guide to Colorado Solar Incentives (2024)

Guide to Colorado Solar Incentives (2024) Installing solar panels is an investment, but there are ways to make it more affordable. There are several solar incentives available that reduce the upfront cost of a home solar panel installation and help you break even on your investment faster.    Solar Power Pros is a local solar… Continue reading Guide to Colorado Solar Incentives (2024)

Do Solar Panels Work During a Power Outage?

Do Solar Panels Work During a Power Outage? One of the most common questions we hear from homeowners who are thinking about installing solar panels is whether they work in a power outage. The short answer is no—most residential solar panel systems are connected to the electric grid, and anytime it goes down, they go… Continue reading Do Solar Panels Work During a Power Outage?

How Long Do Solar Panels Last?

How Long Do Solar Panels Last? One of the main benefits of residential solar panels is their long lifespan. Most solar panels are warranted for 25 years, and they typically last for much longer than that!    Long lifespan, combined with low maintenance requirements, make solar panels a good investment that will save you money… Continue reading How Long Do Solar Panels Last?

Is Solar Worth it in Colorado?

Is Solar Worth it in Colorado? Solar panels are becoming increasingly popular in Colorado—the state has enough solar installed to power 589,898 homes! You’ve probably seen solar panels popping up on roofs in your neighborhood and started to wonder whether you should make the switch to solar, too.    Solar panels have a lot of… Continue reading Is Solar Worth it in Colorado?

20 Reasons to Install Solar Panels in Colorado

20 Reasons to Install Solar Panels in Colorado Residential solar energy is one of the fastest-growing sectors in the United States economy, and it isn’t slowing down any time soon. The solar market is growing rapidly and there are currently more than 2 million solar energy systems installed in the United States!  From long-term electric… Continue reading 20 Reasons to Install Solar Panels in Colorado