- Created: Friday, 23 January 2015 20:07
- Written by New Era
Saving dollars isn’t easy when you’ve got a lot on your plate, but finance experts will tell you that saving a little every month adds up to a lot in the long run. Reducing your expenditures is one of the best ways to save money month over month.
When you start buying a latte every other day instead of every day, you’re saving money. When you can reduce the amount of money going out on things that you actually must pay for, you’re really saving money.
This constant money-saving mentality is why so many people in Lawrence, Topeka and Kansas City are switching over to solar power in their own homes. As with all new technologies, the prices for getting solar roofing tiles and panels are coming way down as they’ve now been been available for many years. Getting them installed is become the more sensible option compared to normal roofing.
Using specialized super capacitors and batteries, your home can reduce your power consumption by up to 80 or 90 percent depending on your use habits (it doesn't have to be ugly either!). Some customers who have switched to solar have reduced their electrical costs by hundreds of dollars every month. Plus, any additional power that is generated is fed back into the electrical grid and your home’s power costs are reduced by the amount of electricity you put back into the grid. An exceptionally efficient family could end up with a no charge bill at the end of the month using solar during an average temperature spring month.
As with all savings schemes though, it works better if you approach it from multiple points of attack. Like cutting down on the latte every other day combines with solar power to significantly reduce your monthly spending, so too does proper insulation pair with solar. Insulation means that when you do have to heat or cool your home, it stays inside longer, keeping electrical consumption low.
When installing roofing and new siding are the right times to get your insulation improved. Insulation coupled with solar is the way to get your home utility bills reduced by dramatic percentages. Pair all of it with high-efficiency devices and you’re reducing your carbon footprint and your overall spending. Within a couple of years, your home insulation and solar roofing will have paid for itself.
Save money, save the planet and get ahead! Solar roofing for your home may be just what you need!