Solar Spanish Roof Tiles - interesting idea. If we need to replace the roof down the road, this would be beautiful. Traditional spanish design with a contemporary color. Great with white house and lots of black wrought iron. Maybe white should have an ever so slight pink cast to it?
Hydronic radiant floor heating systems use solar energy collected from a homes pre-existing solar panels to heat water and send it through tubes laid beneath the floor. This hydronic system, used in conjunction with a solar water heater by SunEarth, is compatible with any type of floor. I'm thinking this might work great in the basement.
Sun Roof: Solar Panel Shingles Come Down in Price, Gain in Popularity
"Residential solar has two main obstacles - expense and aesthetics. Even if I could afford it, my HOA probably wouldn't allow it. All of this could change thanks to Dow Solar Solutions and their Powerhouse shingles. As you can see, the panels look like standard asphalt shingles - and th