Going solar in the Houston area has become more affordable over time.
Over time, going solar in and around Houston has become more affordable. You should note that the cost of a solar system will end up dependent on a few different factors: your home, electricity use and future energy goals. Our solar representatives can determine your overall cost and come up with a solution for your home that meets your unique needs, including the number of solar panels your home requires.
Calculating Your Solar Panel Cost
Calculating the average cost of solar panels isn’t as easy as you may imagine, since each home is different. We install our residential solar systems to address each home’s specific energy needs. With that said, you can estimate the cost of solar panels with dollars per watt. Watts is the measurement used for solar panels, and it shows the amount of energy your home uses.
Our solar experts can determine the number of panels your Houston home needs based on the number of watts typically used. From there, we can create a custom solar panel system for your home. The number of panels needed plus installation costs will determine your ultimate cost to go solar.
Your Houston Solar Panel Installation Cost Includes The Following:
Everything needed to install your panels is included in this, from the solar panels, inverters, conduit, wiring, battery and mounting racks and hardware.
A Custom-Designed Solar System
After you sign the proposal, our team designs your custom solution and files relevant permits, preparing for installation.
All Installation Day Procedures
Our experienced team will install and test your system, ensuring everything is working as intended, and clean up our workspace after, leaving your home set for solar!
Cost of Solar FAQs
It depends on the number of panels required for your home’s unique needs as well as your home’s location. Pink Energy calculates the cost based on dollars per watt. Keep in mind that installation costs will factor into how much a solar panel system will be as well.
Potentially! According to this 2018 Zillow study, homes with solar panels installed may sell by up to 4.1% more than homes without. Buyers appreciate energy-efficient homes powered by renewable energy sources!
Solar panels are an excellent investment. Given their longevity (about 25 years), solar panels can potentially save you thousands of dollars off your electric bills over time.
The federal solar tax credit is 26% of your total solar investment through the end of 2022. This percentage goes down to 22% through the end of 2023 and is unavailable for residential solar systems after that. Tax credits are subject to change and eligibility for federal tax credits depends on your individual and financial circumstances, so we recommend you always consult with your accountant or tax advisor to determine your eligibility.⁵