It can add to the re-sale value. Solar is quickly becoming more mainstream, and having a system already installed could mean the difference between a buyer purchasing your home, or choosing another.
It’s far easier to incorporate a system into a new design as opposed to retrofitting. Specific space can be made available for all of the system components, and visual impact can be minimised through clever design.
Instead of trying to save the money for a system once you’ve built your home, include it in the initial budget and it won’t feel like an extra outlay. The payback periods can be as little as 4-6 years, so it’s worthwhile starting now!