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Top 61 Solar Projects

  1. 16. Landscape Lighting (01:00)

    Enhance your home's exterior appearance with these landscape lighting tips.

  2. 17. Shady Structures (40:00)

    The Bekdahls have a backyard that takes a beating from full sun all day.

  3. 18. How to Install an Outdoor Shower

    Ed Del Grande from Ed the Plumber, demonstrates how to install an outdoor shower complete with a solar water heater.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  4. 19. Energy Dashboard (01:43)

    This monitor helps teach a home's occupants about their energy use.

  5. 20. Solar-Powered Rock Spotlight (00:00:51)

    No cords. No batteries. Just lovely, natural-looking outdoor lighting.

  6. 21. Solar Lights (01:00)

    A DIY Basic about accentuating outdoor living space with solar lighting.

  7. 22. Motion Control PV Panels (02:06)

    Retractable panels on the roof reduce the demands on the HVAC system.

  8. 23. Solar Tube (00:48)

    Here are tips for successfully installing a solar tube skylight.

  9. 24. Front Yard Curb Appeal (00:01:47)

    Enhance your home's curb appeal with low-voltage lighting or a fountain.

  10. 25. Advances in Roof Solar Panels (00:01:00)

    See how far technology has come in moving you toward energy independence.

  11. 26. The Canopy (01:55)

    This system enables solar technologies to be installed on existing homes.

  12. 27. Solar Landscape Lighting (01:27)

    Learn from a pro and get advice for installing solar lighting.

  13. 28. How to Install an Exterior Solar Panel

    Use these step-by-step instructions to wire and fully install a 1-kilowatt stand-alone system.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $10,000 - $15,000
    Difficulty:
    --
  14. 29. Energy-Efficient Homes (02:22)

    Pulte Homes is building money-saving features into a new development.

  15. 30. Optrel Helios Welding Helmet (00:45)

    The Optrel Helios Welding Helmet features a solar-powered darkening filter.

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