SunVault Battery System

Solar Battery Storage a Great Homeowner Benefit

Thousands of homes across the United States and in California are adding solar power with solar battery storage every year. It allows people to “go green,” and get off the grid. Plus, with battery storage they can survive power outages […] continue reading ›

Dry Reservoir

Enduring Drought Makes Solar Power Indispensible

Continuing droughts have strained California’s hydropower resources, making the move to commercial and residential solar power all that more imperative. Last year (2020) was the third driest on record and this year has been hotter and drier than many others. That means […] continue reading ›

Century Rood and Solar Power Bay Area

Should You Wait for Solar Panel Prices to Drop?

Solar power is no longer a distant dream for California homeowners. As many as 10 million American homes and buildings now have solar power. And that number continues to increase as solar panel costs and solar system costs decrease. Why […] continue reading ›

Century Roof and Solar Panel Installation Alamo

Should You Install Solar Panels on an Old Roof?

Congratulations if you are one of the many Bay Area homeowners who are adopting solar power. One big element of installing solar power is assessing the condition of the roof that will have to support it! Roofs don’t last forever. […] continue reading ›

alameda Country Social Services Solar Array Frame Century Roof and Solar

Solar Power Popular for Commercial Buildings

Solar power is expanding on commercial as well as residential buildings. The cost of solar arrays come down and more property owners seek green solutions. But there are complex aspects to installing commercial solar solutions that do not arise in […] continue reading ›

Solar Tile Installation Close Up

How to Compare Solar Panels

Hundreds of Bay Area homeowners across the United States are adding solar panels to their homes to tap the sun’s energy. And it can be a smart investment with rising electric rates from PG&E. In addition, in California all new […] continue reading ›

Century Roof and Solar Energy Storage Battery Web

What Solar Power Battery Storage Can and Cannot Do

Solar battery storage makes a great addition to any solar power installation. Solar panels generate energy when the sun shines, which the batteries store for use after dark. This provides your home the energy you need when you need it. […] continue reading ›

Century Roof and Solar Panel Installation

Should You Choose Solar Tiles or Solar Panels?

Solar power has become dramatically more popular in the last 10 years. When you are considering solar power for your home or business energy needs, contact a professional Bay Area solar system contractor for advice and assistance. What Are the Benefits of […] continue reading ›

Century roof and Solar Charging Installation

Solar Panels and Electric Cars Make a Great Combo

Powering homes with solar panels is the trend in the San Francisco Bay Area. A recent Pew survey found that a majority of Americans either considering installing solar panels on their homes or already have. Starting in 2020, California also […] continue reading ›

Century Roof and Solar Panel Cleaning

How Often Should You Clean Solar Panels?

Whether to clean solar panels is a great question we get with every solar power installation we do. Our answer is simple: Century Roof and Solar does not actually recommend cleaning solar panels more than once annually. And in the Bay Area, […] continue reading ›