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How to Extend Your ‘Swim Season’ with Solar Pool Heating

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

The LeverEdge offers many ways to enhance your pool with industry-leading technology that can be affordable and efficient at the same time. One of the most common reasons LeverEdge customers cite for installing a new solar pool heating system is so they can enjoy more weeks and months of pool use, even when the temperatures drop. You, too can extend …

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The 7-Step Solar Installation Process

In Equipment Training, Residential Solar by The LeverEdge

Equipping your home with solar power equipment is made easy with the help of your local LeverEdge dealer. In this post, we’re looking at the seven simple steps that are typically required for a new residential solar power system to be installed. Let’s get started! Step 1: Site Evaluation It’s important to first determine the best location for the solar …

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What US Regions Are Best for Residential Solar?

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

As more and more homeowners are turning to solar energy to reduce their energy bills and lower their carbon footprint, it is important to understand which regions of the United States are the best for residential solar power. With the right combination of solar resources and supportive policies, some states and regions offer an ideal environment for solar energy. In …

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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 …