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What’s the Difference Between Solar Water Heaters and Solar Panels?

In Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

Solar water heaters and solar panels (also known as solar PV systems) are both great investments, but they work quite differently. What’s the difference? Which one is better for your home? Here’s the information you need to decide which system is right for you. What Are Solar Water Heaters? Solar water heaters work by pumping cold water up to special …

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Improve Your Home’s Air Quality With an Air Purifier

In Air Tech by The LeverEdge

Whether you’re concerned about odors, germs, or your home’s overall air quality, a Qualitair air purifier can make a great addition to your existing HVAC system and HEPA filters. Why should you worry about your home’s air quality? What are the benefits of air purifiers? How do they work? Here’s what you need to know about whole-home air purifying systems. …

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Summer Is Here – Get Your Attic Ready With a Solar Attic Fan

In Air Tech by The LeverEdge

Do you dread how much your electric bill goes up every summer thanks to your central air conditioner? A solar attic fan can reduce the load on your AC without adding anything to your electric bill each month. Let’s take a look at some of the reasons you should add a solar attic fan to your home this summer. You …

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Why You Should Add a Drinking Water Filtration System to Your Home

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

There are a lot of great reasons you should invest in a drinking water filtration system for your home. For example, whole-home systems are more convenient than faucet or pitcher filters, they’re better for the environment and more cost-effective than plastic bottles, and they may raise the value of your home. Let’s take a closer look at why you should …

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Solar Pool Heaters Are Better for Your Wallet and the Environment

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Whether you’re concerned about the environment, your electric bill, or both, solar pool heaters can warm up your pool by 10 to 15 degrees without increasing your electric bill or using fossil fuels. How do solar pool heaters work, what are the benefits, and what is one thing solar pool heaters can do that regular heaters can’t? Read on for …

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Upgrade the Heart of Your Pool System With a Variable Speed Pump

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Did you know that pool pumps are sometimes referred to as the heart of the pool system? That’s because they pump crucial chemicals throughout your pool and bring water to the filter, chlorinator, and heater to be sent back to your pool clean and sanitized. Upgrading your pool pump to a variable speed pump could save you thousands of dollars …

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The Pros and Cons of Solar Panels

In Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

Have you been thinking about upgrading your home by purchasing solar panels? While they can be a great investment, they aren’t right for every home or homeowner. Let’s take a look at the pros and cons of solar panels so you can decide if they’re the right choice for you. Pros of Solar Panels Solar electric systems, which are also …

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Is There a Better Alternative to Traditional Pool Chlorine?

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Are you tired of using harsh chemicals to sanitize your pool? Now, there’s a better way. With a salt chlorine generator, you get soft, silky, sanitized water without the stinging eyes and bleached-out swimsuits of traditional chlorine. Intrigued? Read on for more about why you should get a salt chlorine generator for your pool! How Do Salt Chlorine Generators Work? …

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It’s Time to Stop Battling Hard Water

In Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Does it feel like you’re losing your battle against soap scum, spotty glasses, and dry skin? It may be time to get a water conditioning system. Also known as a water softener, water conditioners remove the heavy minerals from your water, providing you and your family with a number of benefits. What are water conditioners? How do they work? How …