Solar power installation & systems FAQs
How Many Solar Panels Will My Home Need?
It depends on numerous factors that attribute to your home. Every home is different so that why our solar team will all of the technical details you will need to know when adding a solar system to your Phoenix, AZ home.
How Much Power Will I Need For My Home?
When wanting to know how much power you will need you will want to check how many kilowatts you use on an average day. Usually systems generate to around 7 kilowatts per day but this all depends on the home. For instance, your home may need more or less than 7 kilowatts. Don't sweat, we will make sure to go over every detail with you in person so you know exactly what you are getting with Arizona Wholesale Solar.
What's Your Climate Like?
The solar radiation that reaches the ground of where you live will determine the number of panels your ill need to power your home. Don't worry about cloudy weather, solar panels still collect plenty of energy on a cloudy day.
Will Shade Effect My Solar System's Performance?
Shade can effect the solar system's performance so it is always good to minimize shading. Solar systems work best when they are fully exposed to direct sunlight. The system will still produce energy if it is set up in a shady area but this could lessen its output. Not to worry here Arizona Wholesale Solar will provide you with the best options. Allow us to install your solar system in your Pheonix, AZ home or business.
How Much Direct Sun Hits My Roof?
At Arizona Wholesale Solar we will walk you through exactly what you will need for you homes new solar system to perform at its fullest capacity. You usually need about 100 square feet of roof space per kilowatt of power. We will want to make sure nothing is casting a shadow on your roof. Clouds are fine but things like trees, taller buildings, or even chimneys can cause some issues but we will work through every step of the process with you.
Is Maintenance Required For Solar Panels?
Nothing more than the outside of your home needs. When your roof/gutters get piled with dirt, pollen, debris, leaves, and other objects they need to be cleaned. Same goes for your solar panels. As long as your panels have direct sunlight the system will continue to produce the energy your home needs. Arizona Wholesale Solar is happy to offer maintenance for your solar system. We will discuss this with you in person for what your home may need because like we mentioned before every home is different.
What Happens When We Want To Sell Our Home?
No problem! Arizona Wholesale Solar is here to help. If you are looking to put your home on the market and potential buyers have questions, we are happy to help. We can make sure to walk any home buyers through the same process we walked you through when you had your solar system first installed.
How Much Can I Save By Switching To Solar?
With utility costs on the rise most homes are saving anywhere from 25% to 30% off their normal utility bill. Your current monthly energy use and the size of your systems will determine your savings amount. We see systems paying for themselves. Call us today for more details on what you can be saving now!
What Happens At A Solar System Installation?
We will walk you through every step of the process. Our team will make sure you home is taken care of. We will install the solar panels and teach you how each step of the process works. For more information on how to go solar today call Arizona Wholesale Solar of Phoenix, AZ. We are happy to walk you through the steps and help you start saving money today.