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May 4, 2021


Solar Panels


Get Your Roof Ready for Solar Panels

Summer is just around the corner. Why not get your roof ready to harness the power that the summer sun offers? Save on your home energy bills and help out the environment by setting up solar panels in your home. Here’s everything you need to know before installing solar panels on your roof.

Find A Roofing Company

This is not a task you will want to take on alone. For a perfect installation process, you will need professional roofing services.

Understand Why Solar Panels Are Great

Installing solar panels on your roof has plenty of amazing benefits. They are the easiest way to get renewable energy straight to your home. Plus, the more panels you have and the more sun exposure you get, the more energy you can generate… even on cloudy days!

Roofs are the most effective (and most common) location for home solar power systems because they offer the most sun exposure in the most aesthetically appealing way.

Determine The Details

Figure out everything you need to know about your roof before you call any professional roofers for solar panel installations. This means determining:

  • Square footage
  • Material
  • Age
  • Condition

By determining these details, you will ensure that you give accurate information to the roofing company you decide to call for the installation. Based on this information, they will be able to let you know whether your roof qualifies for solar panels or if you should have any work done in preparation for installation.

Contact Turnbull Roofing today for all your roofing needs in Durham and the surrounding cities. Give us a call today to book your service: (905) 579-7663