Solar Consumer Protection

Solar Consumer Protection

Most solar companies are reputable, but knowing how to recognize and protect yourself from the few that aren’t is important.

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Washington Passes Solar Consumer Protection Act

Local Washington solar installers celebrate new law aimed at safeguarding consumers from dishonest, misleading, and aggressive sales strategies.

Can “Just a Few Solar Panels” Really Power Your Whole House?

Don’t be fooled by salespeople claiming “just a few solar panels” will power your whole house. Learn tips to correctly evaluate a solar design before you sign.

Don’t Fall for Solar Scams: Protect Yourself with Multiple Bids

Solar panels reduce your expenses, but don’t fall for solar scams. Protect yourself by getting multiple bids.

Why You Should Be Skeptical of Door-to-Door Solar Sales Pitches

Protect yourself from companies using misleading tactics and selling solar at a premium with this informative guide on door-to-door solar sales.

Is 2022 REALLY Your Last Chance to Go Solar?

Marketing companies can get very creative when trying to get your attention. And some can be downright misleading, and even deceptive.

Claiming the Solar Tax Credit for Your New Roof

Some solar companies say you can include the cost of your new roof when claiming the federal solar tax credit. But that advice could end you up in hot water.

Don’t Get Swindled: Signs of Misleading Solar Contractors

Protect yourself with tips for telling the difference between a reputable solar contractor and the increasing number of scoundrels just out for a fast buck.

Questions to Ask Before Selecting Your Solar Installer

Selecting your solar installer is a big decision. Be prepared to ask the right questions to help you choose the best solar installer for you.