Renewable Energy

Solar Roof Tiles

May 28th, 2021
Harnessing the power of the sun is a no-brainer when it comes to increasing your home’s energy efficiency and cutting down on electric costs. If you’re looking into solar roof options, you’ve probably come across solar roof tiles as an alternative, which you may or may not have heard of before. More conventionally, solar electric or photovoltaic (PV) panels have been the go-to solution for using solar to power your home. However, solar tiles are an alternative to solar panels that offer homeowners a more aesthetically pleasing solution. Solar tiles, also known as photovoltaic shingles, are designed to look like typical roofing tiles, so they’re less noticeable on your roof.

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