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Top 5 Advantages of Residential Solar Power Systems

In Raise Your Solar I.Q., Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

Over the years, The LeverEdge has helped thousands of homeowners reap the benefits of solar power technology easily and affordably. We do this through our network of expert dealers—home energy efficiency experts who are dedicated to the enduring promise of renewable energy. We are often asked what the most significant benefits are when it comes to owning a residential solar …

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How Solar Attic Fans Help During Colder Months

In Air Tech, Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

Most of us don’t spend much time thinking about what’s going on in the attic. There isn’t really any good reason to pay attention to the attic unless strange sounds are coming from it or unless we need to access storage there. We especially don’t think much about the air in the attic—air that separates the living area in the …

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Does Solar Water Heating Still Work in Cooler Weather?

In Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

At The LeverEdge, we get a lot of questions related to the solar-powered water heating systems we provide. For many new customers, it all sounds too good to be true. Can you really heat your pool or domestic water using the sun, and can you really save on your electricity and natural gas bills in the process? The answer is …

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Solar-Powered Domestic Hot Water Systems, Explained

In Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

When most people think of ‘solar power’, they probably envision large solar panels that send electricity to a battery or directly to a home. But, did you know that solar energy can be used to provide hot water for domestic use within your home? It’s true! And, The LeverEdge has the state-of-the-art equipment that makes it all possible. How It …

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Product Spotlight: Residential Solar PV Kits

In Raise Your Solar I.Q., Residential Solar, Solar Advice by The LeverEdge

Solar Photovoltaic (PV) systems allow you to significantly reduce your electricity costs by using the natural energy produced by the sun. While this may seem like a simple feat in the current era, the technology behind it is anything but! It takes a lot of high-end engineering and electrical component innovation to produce all-in-one solar PV kits that can begin …

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Unvented Attics: What’s the Worst that Can Happen?

In Air Tech, Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

In a traditional single-family home, the attic isn’t normally used very much, aside from perhaps storage. Furthermore, it’s typically not even discussed or thought about—that is, until something goes wrong. In the case of attics that aren’t properly vented, a host of issues can work together to decimate a homeowner’s pocketbook over time. These issues can almost all be remedied …

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Pentair’s Powerful SolarTouch and IntelliFlo System

In Residential Solar, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

The world has seen a lot of technological innovation in the past decade. One area where this is especially obvious is with solar pool heating systems. Leading the way in advancements for solar-heated pool equipment is Pentair, a manufacturer of the SolarTouch, IntelliFlo, and IntelliPro lineup. So what’s so great about Pentair’s products, and why are LeverEdge customers raving about …

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Can You Really Heat Your Pool for Free?

In Raise Your Solar I.Q., Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

It sounds like a proposition that is too good to be true: enjoy the benefits of a perfectly heated pool without paying for it. Is this really the case? In this article, the solar experts at The LeverEdge are answering this question by taking a close look at the Solar Hydronics pool heating system and using it as an example …

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4 ‘Hidden’ Benefits of Venti Solar Attic Fans

In Air Tech, Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

Solar-powered attic fans are an obvious solution to the problem of uncirculated air in attics. However, there are numerous secondary benefits that go beyond the primary ones, and in this post, we’re exploring four of the ‘hidden’ benefits that solar attic fan owners enjoy. #1: Preserved Home Value You might be wondering: how can a solar-powered attic fan help to …