Solar in Richmond Hill:
Discover how much you can save by installing solar panels on your Richmond Hill home.
We understand is the idea of installing a new electrical system for your home is off-putting, but there are many benefits to installing solar panels in Richmond Hill. There are plenty of sunshine hours in Richmond Hill, and Ontarian’s are unfortunately facing higher and higher electricity costs with each passing year.
Although Ontario uses a system where electricity is charged based upon the hour it is being used, this isn’t of benefit to everyone. Residential solar panels have many benefits, including powering your home with renewable, clean energy, that helps to lessen your impact on the environment.
But the most popular reason why Richmond residents prefer renewable energy systems to traditional grid-power is the savings. Many homes that install a solar panel system can enjoy up to 100% in savings on their electricity usage.
In addition, homes that have a solar panel system generally see an increased value on the real estate market, making them worth more when it comes time to sell. Richmond Hill is a great place to live, and an even better place to have solar panels installed. Consult with CMI’s solar panel installers when you’re ready to begin.
BENEFITS OF GOING SOLAR
Solar power offers more benefits than just low, predictable, and locked-in rates.
Solar energy boasts the opportunity to go completely independent of the grid, utilizing solar alone to power your home. With solar panels and batteries, you will always have a means to access energy that keeps your home running.
Property Value Increase
Homes fit with solar panel systems are seen as more favourable to prospect buyers, and many residences that have solar panel systems installed. Research shows that property value may increase by $6,000 per every 1kW that is installed.
Energy Bill Reduction
Solar panel systems have been proven to offset energy bill costs by up to 100%. Thanks to the superb efficiency of CMI Solar’s residential installations, homeowners can enjoy having their energy bills virtually sliced in half – or offset entirely, depending on their system.
Solar energy is a clean, sustainable, and virtually inexhaustible source of power that can be harnessed in many different ways. By investing in solar power, individuals and businesses can not only reduce their carbon footprint, but also enjoy a range of financial benefits such as lower electricity bills, tax credits, and incentives.
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Below are some of our most frequently asked questions about our solar energy solutions.
Please contact us with any additional questions you may have about our solar energy solutions -a member of our team will be happy to address any questions and or get you started on your transition to solar energy.
Is installing solar a good investment?
Can you walk on solar panels?
You can walk on solar panels the same way you would walk on any other part of your roof. You will not get electrocuted. Sometimes, it’s essential to do this so as to either do repairs, do maintenance and cleaning, or during the installation process.Although keep in mind that walking on any part of your roof is never a good idea unless you have the correct safety equipment, a ladder, and are being mindful of your footing so as not to slip and fall. Walking on solar panels runs the same risk as walking on any other part of your home.
What can I expect after installing solar panels in Richmond Hill?
After you’ve installed solar panels in Richmond Hill, you can expect a couple of things. For one, you’ll have an immediate home value increase. Installing solar panels boasts a significant ROI, especially for new homeowners who are looking for ways to be more environmentally conscious. You’ll start to see reductions in your energy bill, a decrease of your carbon footprint, and potential backup power/partial immunity against power outages.Although not all of these changes are immediate, these are the things you may be able to expect within the first few months of having installed your solar panel system.
What different kinds of solar panels are available?
There are a few different types of solar panels, and the type of solar panel that you need may be highly dependent on the type of residence you have, your power needs, and the environmental conditions of your home. While there are upwards of 11 different types of solar panels, CMI Solar currently offers smaller all-black panels designed for complex roofs and larger silver/black panels for people with large roof areas and higher energy uses.We also offer multitudes of sizes from one of the best solar panel manufacturers in the world, LONGi. 100% of our transportation and logistics comes from LONGi, which means we have immediate stock availability and some of the most reliable panels in the world.
What happens to solar power when batteries are full?
A solar power battery, typically a lithium ion battery, is used to contain excess solar energy when your system generates excess electricity during the day. A solar battery, when full, stops absorbing energy. That battery will then be used to power your home during times where your solar system is not actively generating electricity.
Our experience with CMI Solar has been very positive. We really enjoyed their business approach and that they treated the project individually with a non-cookie cutter style. This flexibility allowed us to be more hands on and share our input into the project plans. They were very responsive to any questions and supportive throughout the process. Our system installation went rather smoothly, and CMI’s team was able to respond to any deviation with minimal delay. Additionally, to facilitate the new system our electrical panel needed to be expanded to which, CMI was able to provide the equipment and install with excellent service. Overall, the system works great and can’t wait for more sunny days. Thanks, CMI Solar.- Anna Pawel Potemscy
I purchased an EV charger and they had it installed quickly. No complaints here.- Michael B
I was surprised at how quickly CMI Solar was able to install my EV charger. It looks great on my garage wall and charges my Tesla very quickly. Now I never have to pay to charge my car again!- Joel Smith