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Solar Panels for Living Space in Brooklyn


Living space is a cherished asset in Brooklyn and rooftops are the new frontier for claiming more of it. Considering a deck or green roof, and wondering how solar can fit into your plans? Don’t worry, you can have both.

Our patented and award-winning Brooklyn Solar Canopy both creates space for the amenity of your choice, while also enhancing it with shade, rain protection.

Value

Solar incentives and sky high electricity rates make NYC one of the best solar markets in the country. Rebates and tax credits can cover up to 70% or more of gross costs for most projects.

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Payback Period

5-8 Years

Avg. 25-Year Savings

$45,000

Increased Property Resale Value

Avg. 5.4% (Zillow.com)

Low Cost Financing Options
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BSW
Insurance Package

We’re committed to your system’s performance, monitoring, and payback.

We’ve got you, and your roof, covered.

30-Year Total
System Warranty

All BSW solor systems come with an industry leading 30-year warranty that covers all aspects of the system including the panels and inverter.

Power Production
Guarantee

We guarantee your solar production. If your system fails to perform as expected, BSW will provide cash compensation to cover the loss in savings.

24/7 Real-Time
Monitoring

Systems report performance data to our monitoring staff who are notified if irregularities occur. Data is reviewed monthly to ensure systems are producing as designed. Customers can also track performance via their individual monitoring portal.

Completion Timeline

Average project completion time from contract signing: 2-3 Months

 

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Assessment & Proposal

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Project Initiation
(1 Month)

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Permit Application
(1 Month)

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System Installation
(1-3 Days)

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Inspection & Meter Swap
(2 Weeks)

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Tax Season

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Assessment & Proposal

BSW survey specialist completes 1-hour home assessment; You review project proposal with BSW solar consultant, and discuss tax credit eligibility with your accountant

Project Initiation
(1 Month)

You choose solar system size, sign contract, pay $3,000 down payment; BSW drafts project plan set and completes professional engineering review.

Permit Application
(1 Month)

BSW submits stamped plan set and building and electrical permit application to NYC Department of Buildings; awaits approval.

System Installation
(1-3 Days)

You schedule convenient day/time & pay remaining installation fee; BSW orders equipment, installs solar system at your home.

Inspection & Meter Swap
(2 Weeks)

BSW schedules ConEd meter swap and DOB electrical and building inspections; You provide access for swap and inspections (1 hour each).

Tax Season

BSW supplies state and federal tax forms; You claim our solar tax credits (& repay bridge loan if needed)

Customer Experience

Anatomy of a Solar System


Residential solar systems are surprisingly simple, consisting of only a few main components located on the roof and in the basement. BSW’s experienced installation team can complete a typical project in just one day with minimal disruption to your home and routine.

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