Will I have hot water on a cloudy day?

Yes! Even on cloudy days the water heating system can still generate a substantial portion of your hot water. The automatic electric back-up system will help to provide a consistent supply of hot water during cloudy weather. For more information on solar water heater systems go to: http://pacificwestsolar.com/solar_water_heating_questions.html

How much maintenance do solar water heaters require?

How much maintenance do solar water heaters require? Most solar water heaters require some scheduled maintenance and manufacturers generally all have maintenance schedules for their equipment. It is important to find out from your contractor what these procedures are, their cost and frequency when considering any type of solar water heating system. For more on solar water systems go to: http://pacificwestsolar.com/solar_water_heating_questions.html