Rebates and incentives from the government are a great way to help your solar panels more affordable. The initial cost of getting a solar power system set up can be overwhelming, but you can frequently find financial help. Do your research and you may find great programs that offer rebates, grants or other incentives to help you get the solar power equipment to get you started. They can help lower costs considerably. It may be possible to get tax deductions for your costs.
A solar water heater is great for a pool or hot tub. These systems use the heat of the sun, along with energy generated by the sun, and use them to heat your hot tub and pool.
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Always use non abrasive cleansers on your solar panels. An abrasive cleaner can scratch the surface of the panel and cause permanent damage and affect how well the solar panel works. There are commercial cleaning solutions to use or you can use a pool skimmer with a very soft cloth on it.