The sticker price of a solar system doesn't tell the whole story. Learn how to factor in financial incentives and long-term savings to calculate the real cost of solar power.

Whether you're remodeling your home or on the hunt for the ideal nest, solar power is on the real estate radar these days. Installing a solar energy system can give your home that extra edge while saving you in monthly utility bills and curbing your carbon footprint.

Solar Power: How to Use the Sun's Energy in Your Home
Even on cloudy days, you can use energy from the sun to help warm your home, heat your water, and even provide electricity.