"In DIY Solar Projects, he demonstrates how solar cookers, hot−water heaters, hot−air collectors and more can be constructed and mounted using ordinary materials. You can start with a small system to power a cellphone, and work up to off−grid systems for small cabins. Clear, step−by−step instructions, a glossary and informative photographs are helpful. If you're curious about undertaking solar projects, this book is an excellent resource." -The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, OH)
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Good book for getting to the overall basics and theory of installing solar panels for yourself, but like many complex topics, I think it tries to cover all the ground in simple,... Read morePublished 7 days ago by HappyReader
Good book for self-install projects. DIY type of stuff. Recommended for anyone who wants add solar to your home. Read morePublished 8 days ago by Rex Zonner
LOT OF INFO ON SOLAR POWER, GOOD READ IF YOU NEED TO LEARN ABOUT THIS TOPIC.Published 1 month ago by Anthony Taormina
Plenty of good ideas for the beginner! All the projects listed are things that can be done with the basic tools any DIY homeowner would have.Published 3 months ago by Derek H.
This book is well done, featuring quality images for do it yourself projects, as well as specific materials used, measurments, etc. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Larry Davis
This book contained everything I needed to know to build my solar project. Good pictures and diagrams laying out everything that was needed to finish the job.Published 7 months ago by flraven