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Top 61 Solar Projects

  1. 46. Landscape Architecture (02:25)

    Landscape architecture can play a great role in a home's energy efficiency.

  2. 47. Shady Structures (40:00)

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

  3. 48. Solar-Powered Spa (20:00)

    An outdoorsy couple gets the spa of their dreams, thanks to Dean and Derek.

  4. 49. Motion Control PV Panels (02:06)

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

  5. 50. Bamboo I-Beams (01:44)

    I-beams made from bamboo are a strong & sustainable building component.

  6. 51. Solar-Powered Rock Spotlight (00:00:51)

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

  7. 52. Solar Window Shutters (00:59)

    Plug-N-Save presents an easy way to go solar without spending a fortune.

  8. 53. How Solar Works (04:11)

    Everything you need to know about how solar works from Solar Solutions.

  9. 54. Lincoln Vista Welding Helmet (01:41)

    Lincoln Vista's welding helmet auto-darkens each time you light your torch.

  10. 55. Net Zero Energy (03:51)

    Solar Solutions visits a home that generates as much energy as it uses.

  11. 56. Absorption Chiller (02:20)

    Using solar collectors & the energy from heated water to cool your house.

  12. 57. Landscape Lighting (01:00)

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

  13. 58. Solarizing Soil (02:18)

    Reduce disease in your garden by solarizing your soil. .

  14. 59. 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:
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  15. 60. 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

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