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Dealing with Degrading Water Infrastructure

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

Of all of the problems that the United States has to contend with, one of the more surprising of them might be the country’s aging water treatment and transmission infrastructure. One reputable source for information on this topic is the American Society of Civil Engineers, which has recently released a shocking statistic: every year, we lose more than 6 billion …

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3-Step Water Filtering from Iron Boss

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

Clean water is a must-have for most homes and businesses, but not everyone understands the differences between a simple, store-bought water filter and a comprehensive, multi-stage solution like the one available from Iron Boss and the LeverEdge. It’s important to understand some basics about the most common nuisance chemicals that are present in untreated water that finds its way to …

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Product Spotlight: The Venti Solar Attic Fan

In Air Tech, Financial Advice, Solar Advice by The LeverEdge

Solar attic fans are a great way to increase the efficiency of your home or commercial building. The biggest benefit of installing solar attic fans may seem obvious – circulated air means lower cooling costs. Granting this, you may find yourself thinking, “Why not just get the least expensive solar attic fan on the market? They all perform essentially the same …

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A Deeper Dive into the Aqua Solar Pool Heating System

In News, Raise Your Solar I.Q., Solar Advice, Water Tech by The LeverEdge

Heated pools are sometimes considered a luxury because of the perception that they are costly to maintain, partly due to the electricity cost associated with operation. In a traditional heated pool that uses electric heating elements to heat the pool water, cost is indeed a big factor. These types of systems are needed, however, in areas where temperatures are too …

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“Hidden” Benefits of Solar Attic Fans

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

Adding a solar-powered cooling fan to an attic or another area of a building provides some fairly obvious benefits: increased air circulation, lower power consumption, and reduced cooling costs. However, there are even more benefits to installing solar attic fans – many of our customers don’t even realize these benefits exist until discussing their project with us. Beyond the basics of …

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Choosing the Right Solar Attic Fan

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

Did you know that there are more than six different, unique solar attic fan formats? Did you also know that The LeverEdge provides solar attic fan solutions that are specific to the type of roof on your home or business? The truth is that solar attic fan technology has grown by leaps and bounds in the past 10 years. The …

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An Overview of Our PV System Products

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

When designing, installing and testing a new solar power generation system, a lot of work goes into specifying the right PV materials to be used with the right mounting and routing hardware. The LeverEdge goes to extreme measures to ensure that the material providers we work with produce only the highest quality components at prices that our customers can afford. …

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Little-Known Benefits of Solar Attic Fans

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

Solar attic fans work to keep air circulating throughout the warmer, less used parts of the home. Generally speaking, the idea is that by keeping warmer air from pooling in the attic, the entire home is made more energy efficient. What’s more, because many attic fans are solar powered, there is no ongoing cost to run them. If these reasons …

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What to Look for in a Pool Pump

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

Envision this: it’s a beautiful day, and you and the family are out relaxing by the pool. You’ve spent a lot of time, money, and energy outfitting the perfect pool area, complete with water features, a filtration system, and high-quality accessories. So, you’d probably be less than pleased to see your filtration system, water features and spa jets suddenly stop …