Kicking off your journey with solar is both exciting and overwhelming, so here’s our simple guide to choosing the right system.Solar financing
It’s all about the roof
Although the solar energy movement is still out of reach for apartment owners, most houses make great candidates for solar panels. Unsurprisingly, when it comes to assessing the suitability of a house, it’s all about the roof.
How suitable is your roof?
Do you have enough space on your roof?
Does your roof have direct access to sunlight?
Go outside and take a look at your roof
There’s some key things to look for to understand which solar options are available to you.
Understanding energy consumption
The best way to understand your energy consumption is to take a look at your 2 most recent energy bills.
Speaking with a solar installer
The best next step is to request quotes from local installers who can assist with assessing the suitability of your roof.
They will help you find the right system size to generate enough energy to cover your energy consumption during the day. Be sure to have you bills and usage information on-hand to speed things up.
What happens if your system is too big
If your system size generates more energy than you consume there’s a couple of options available.