Steps to Solar


Investing in a solar energy system may seem daunting, both financially and logistically. But with the guidance of a trained professional, the process can be smooth and cost-effective. Now that you’re ready to switch to solar energy, here are the easy steps to solar.

1. Evaluate Your Site & Energy Usage

residential solar panels An Icon Solar representative will inspect your home and determine the best position of the solar panels, and will also look at your recent energy bills to determine the average usage. Once we know your energy needs, we can help create the best solution for your home.

2.  Financing

We are experts with flexible financing options for any budget, and can also assist with government incentives. Plus, we can help you calculate your long-term energy savings.For more information, see our Estimated Costs/Payment.

3. Installation

Our team has the expertise and experience to design and install a state-of-the-art, fully customized, turnkey system, usually in less than one day. When planning residential solar energy solutions, we maintain our focus on the customer’s home, budget, timeline, and lifestyle to ensure the best results in a timely manner.

4. Maintenance

Your solar energy system is designed to last 30 years or more, with little maintenance. In most cases, normal rainfall will keep your panels clean and working at peak efficiency.  Extremely heavy snowfall and falling leaves can occasionally reduce your system’s output, but this can usually be remedied by using a soft brush or a garden hose to remove anything that is blocking your panels from sunlight. After installing your system, we will remain available to answer questions and help with any maintenance needs, giving you peace of mind and helping you get the most out of the lifetime of your solar energy system.

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