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Positioning Solar Panels to Maximize Energy Production

Experienced photovoltaic contractors design solar panel systems for optimal performance. To accomplish this goal, a number of factors are taken into consideration. Rooftop orientation, tilt and shading are of particular concern, as all three can have a significant effect on energy production. Here’s a look at how the Nationwide Solar team positions solar panels to …

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How do solar panels affect your roof

Does Solar Panel Installation Cause Roof Leaks?

Sure, solar panel installation does involve making holes in your rooftop – and that may lead you to think there might be problems when it rains. Fortunately, roof leaks are extremely rare. When a solar array is mounted properly, the structural integrity of the rooftop isn’t compromised. Therefore, if you hire an experienced professional contractor, …

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Getting a free solar panel estimate

Home Solar Site Evaluation – What to Expect

Scheduling a home solar site evaluation is the first step to determining how well a rooftop PV system will work at your property. Most professional photovoltaic contractors don’t charge a fee for the one-on-one meeting, and afterwards, you’ll have a clear understanding of the benefits and challenges of solar panel installation. If you’re thinking about …

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Solar panel insurance

Does a Rooftop Solar Array Require Special Insurance?

While the cost of installing a rooftop solar array has plunged over the past several years, switching to photovoltaic power is still an investment. Given the expense involved, you might think getting special insurance to protect your investment is a good idea. But chances are, this isn’t necessary. Here’s why. Solar Equipment Warranty Protection When …

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Preparing your roof for solar panels

Is Your Roof Suitable for Solar Panels?

Rooftop solar panels are soaring in terms of popularity in the Intermountain West, but many homeowners are either misinformed or unaware of the requirements for installation. In our experience here at Nationwide Solar, roof-related concerns are quite common – and seeing how most photovoltaic power systems are roof-mounted, that makes sense. If you’re wondering whether …

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Solar Power Glossary – Explanations for Key Industry Terms

If you’re thinking about making the switch to solar power and researching the process, you’ve probably come across a few unfamiliar industry terms. At Nationwide Solar, we’re committed to helping homeowners understand the benefits of going solar, and our team is happy to answer your questions. But this glossary may contain at least some of …

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