Renewable Power Your Entire Home or for Hot Water
A solar water heating system for your home is the easiest way to invest in renewable solar power. This can greatly reduce a major source of power demand.
You can install a whole-house photovoltaic system that is tied to the existing power grid to cut back on your dependence on the grid and to actually feed any excess power generated by your system back into the power grid.
Contact us for a consultation and to learn more about what solar solutions can do for your home electricity demands and hot water needs.
We also service existing solar electric systems.
Solar panels we installed to power a customer’s hot water heating system.
- In-home visit to assess your home’s current power system
- Provide a written estimate
- Perform the installation
- Follow up to be sure you are 100% satisfied!
Federal Tax Credit for Solar Hot Water
The Federal government offers a 30% tax credit for solar hot water and whole-home solar photovoltaic panel systems through 2019. This rebate does not have a dollar amount cap. The credit decreases to 26% for tax year 2020 and drops to 22% for 2021.
Common Questions About Solar
Do solar hot water heaters save money?
Yes! The average Pennsylvania homeowner with a solar water heating systems cuts their energy costs by 50%. Energy.gov has a tool for calculating your potential savings. Estimate your savings here.
Do solar panels work at night?
Power is not generated at night, but some systems employ a battery storage system to store unused energy produced during daylight hours for use over night.
How many solar panels will I need?
We will determine the number of panels based on your current electric bill and current hot water usage.
How quickly will I recoup my costs?
It depends on the size of your investment and amount of power that your household uses. We can help you determine your break-even point during your initial consultation.
Contact us to find out how much you could save with solar.
Take the First Step
Adding solar energy system to your home is a wise investment that saves you money and increases the value of your home. If you’re interested in potentially working with us, please call 717-821-1010 or contact us online.
We thank you for considering us as you make this decision and hope you will give us the opportunity to earn your trust.
Our total commitment to our customers throughout the construction process is part of who we are. We consider ourselves educators guiding you to make the most informed choices possible.
Whether you want to install a new solar water heating system or a patio hardscape, we can give you the extra peace of mind that you’ll be working with a home contractor who truly cares about your complete satisfaction with our services.
Watch the video below to learn more about our company.
“I really and truly have no complains. Earl Weaver contractors did the job without me being present. The owner kept me updated; as well as people in the community. I am a person who is not shy about complaining; especially if the job is not done right. Really and truly I have no complaints. Earl Weaver Contractor is excellent at what it does.”
— Sonia Burke (Google review)
Areas We Serve
Our office is based in Lebanon, but we serve many towns nearby, including:
- Mount Gretna
- Berks County
- Schuylkill County
Start a Conversation
The first step is to talk to us about what you’re looking for, either over the phone, via email, or in person. We’re happy to answer your questions and provide guidance. Contact us and we’ll get back to you within 1 business day.