In this blog we look the risks of cheap solar and how some solar installers can offer solar at cheap prices. We give advice on choosing a reputable solar panel supplier.
Most people will have seen the ads in their social feeds or on the internet for cheap 6.6kW solar systems priced for $3,200 or less. LIMITED OFFER or SALE ENDS SOON shout the banners, often featuring ex Aussie cricket captains.
Then you will see ads for other 6.6kW systems that are hundreds of dollars more. We often get asked by our customers “Why is some solar so cheap?” …
Most Tubular Skylights Only Have a 10-Year Warranty. MaxLight’s Have 20-Years. Why the Big Difference?
If you are considering brightening your home with tubular skylights, you need to consider that not all skylights are made equal. Most so-called “industry leading” tubular skylights come with only a 10-year warranty for the customer, whereas the MaxLight skylight, designed and manufactured in Australia by SolarBright, offers the industry best 20-year warranty on the tube.
Before we explain why, let’s look at the major components that make up a tubular skylight.
All tubular skylights consist of 4 major components:…
Several skylight brands advertise their products with the energy star logo attached, the certification and logo of energy star rating are from USA and is given to any product that can be proven to reduce energy usage.
The logo is used by many certified products and skylights is one of them, The Energy star logo is a registered trademark for USEPA and can only be used for the products that have been tested and certified to the NFRC standards.
Manufacturers that have their products tested to NFRC standards and have proven to have minimum performance requirement can then also apply to participate …