Are you thinking about installing solar panels on your home roof? Producing your own electricity from solar is not any great only to the environment, but it can also save money to the long-term. Thanks to the feed in tariff and it can protect you from rising electricity bills. But the decision to install solar panels on your roof is a big one, it can be nerve wracking if you've never seen how is done. So today we would like to show you how to install the solar panels on your roof and some answers to some common questions.
Let's find out how the system work firstly.
Solar power generation starts when solar panels absorb sunlight with photovoltaic cells, generating this direct current (DC) energy and then converting it to usable alternating current (AC) energy with the help of inverter technology. AC energy then flows through the home's electrical panel and is distributed accordingly.
Before the installation progress can begin, you have to arrange a survey with a reputable solar panel installation company. And the numbers of panels you put on your roof depends on a number of factors: the size of your roof, the direction which it faces, the amount electricity generated and how much it will spend.
Then the installation can be done in stages.
1. Do a survey of the site that you will install solar panels and do a detailed plan of what you are going to do on the roof.
2. Install scaffolds and make sure it is up than your roof.
3. Mark out and set out the array on the roof and take the dimensions you've got.
4. Lift the tiles, find the rafters and set out where you actually are going to insert the tile roof hooks into the roof.
5. Fix the roof hooks and make sure it is attached stably.
6. Install the rails and bolts accordingly and makes sure they are fully secured in position.
7. Then the solar panels can be installed onto the rails.
The stages above is just the progress of installing on tile roofs.
One of the concerns a lot of people have is that is there's a possibility that the solar racking system would damage your roof?
That is not the case. Choose the right solar racking system which is suitable for your roof and make sure the racking system is waterproof and no leakage. Then the roof will not be damaged.
Another concern of many people may ask is can lousy weather damage your solar panels?
You don't have to worry about harsh weather damaging your solar panels or ripping them off your roof. Manufacturers make solar systems in such a way they can withstand even the strongest winds. Most solar panels have a warranty of up to 25 years. And if the racking system is strength enough to hold the panels, your system would be safe. Mibet can provide you with reliable solar racking systems on roof with more than 25 years lifespan.
So if you are interested in installing solar PV on your roof, go to our website, check out www.mbt-energy.com, you can read our solar racking system installation guide files and find if there are suitable racking solutions to you.