If you’ve been in the housing industry for even a short while, you’ve probably heard of John Burns.
Homeowners need well-made and properly installed roofing to protect their homes. Knowing that you're secure from the elements is an important part of being comfortable in your home, perhaps the most important part. A roof that can be easily maintained is essential not only for safety, but also for energy conservation and an aesthetically appealing home.
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The measure would grant the higher retail rate for another 30 years for those who have already installed solar
Roofs with lighter colored material lower utility bills and reduce temperatures inside homes
The average cost of rooftop solar power is now equivalent to the national average for utility-supplied electricity, or about 12¢ per kWh
State capitol building in Austin, Texas. Photo: Nicolas Henderson/Creative Commons
The Austin Homebuilders Association expressed concerns over increased costs
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Bridgeport’s solar installation numbers jumped more than doubled to 350 last year, which has led to a three-month backlog
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Supporters of the bill say it would help reduce instances of fraud