Entries by Third Sun Solar

John from Cincinnati, Ohio 7 KW System

In the end, you are definitely in good hands with Third Sun and I will recommend them to anyone, even our local school district. Of the other companies I have talked too, Third Sun seems to be the only one who has more of a broader environmental mission opposed to just making money. I think […]

Solar on Your Roof: Critter Guards! 

Neighborhood animals are especially prone to nesting underneath roof-mounted solar panels. Why? Because rooftop solar systems provide protection from the sun, security from predators and a good space to create a nest for many of these animals. If you aren’t proactive, animals can quickly become a problem for your solar array.   What kind of damage can critters […]

Building a Solar Ready Home

If you’re building a new home, you have the opportunity to build it with energy efficiency in mind. Energy smart choices will save you time and money in the long run.  Tips for building an energy efficient home:   Work with a contractor who has built low-energy homes in the past  Use Energy-Star rated appliances, windows, and insulation. Super insulate […]

Solar Guards

Solar Guards: Avoid the Avalanche!   Sometimes we see a big blizzard with heavy snow that sticks around for a while. Fortunately, the average solar panel can support up to 800lbs. of snow. There are side effects to snow on solar panels, however: Solar avalanches! Adding solar panels to your roof changes the way snow interacts with the roof […]

Go Green & Save Green this St. Patrick’s Day

Go Green & Save Green this St. Patrick’s Day Here in Ohio, it seems that spring has come early and while our trees aren’t green quite yet, St. Patrick’s day is a good reminder of all things green. It’s a great opportunity to start thinking about greening your home and consequently, saving green in the […]

The Third Sun Solar Advantage – $500M of buying power and more!

In 2011, a group of solar installers representing territories from across the United States came together and launched a revolutionary plan to better serve their customers. These companies decided it was time to form a national organization where independent solar installers could support each other by pooling their purchasing power as well as sharing best practices. This cooperative model allows Third Sun Solar, an average sized regional solar […]

Ohio Solar Incentives

Ohio Solar Incentives  It’s going to be a busy year for solar and our installation schedule is filling up faster than usual this year! We are already scheduling installations for the spring 2019.  Why the rush? Because 2019 is the final year to get the full 30% federal tax credit before it drops. What is the 30% […]

Snowfall and Solar Systems

If you’re considering going solar, you might be wondering if cold and snowy midwestern winters should affect your decision. This is one of the most asked questions we get.  Third Sun Solar has 19 years of experience installing systems on all types of buildings across Ohio. To date, our portfolio includes nearly 900 installations in […]

We are hiring!

Third Sun Solar is one of Ohio’s oldest and largest full service solar companies. We have spent the past 19 years installing over 900 solar systems throughout Ohio and the surrounding states, and have built an exceptional reputation for expert design, installation and customer service as we help people go solar. We are a mission […]

Solar Tour Open House Saturday October 6, 2018

We always get the question, “Does solar actually work in Ohio?” Yes folks it really does and we can show you! Join our solar expert David Zelasko and one of our happy customers for refreshments and learn how solar is saving them money on their electric bill. Please see event details below. 12898 Painesville Warren […]