Solar panels are a fantastic way to save money and contribute to a brighter future.
If you are considering having panels installed and utilising solar power in your home or business premises, you need to decide on a reliable solar panel installer.
To make your search a little easier, we have read through our readers’ feedback and put together this list of the best solar panel companies in the Canberra region.
What Makes a Top-Quality Solar Panel Installer?
Some solar panel installers are passionate about providing a cleaner energy alternative to residents in the Canberra region. Whereas, others are just trying to make a couple of bucks on the next big thing.
When looking for a top-quality solar panel installer, keep an eye out for these must-have traits.
- Knowledgeable. The best solar panel installers are green energy experts. That can help you discover a solar solution that suits your household’s requirements.
- Skilled. Solar panel installers should be highly skilled. Their workmanship should stand the test of time.
- Professional and friendly. The best contractors are both professional and friendly. They are respectful of your home, clean up their mess, always show up on time, and work promptly to give their clients the best possible experience.
- Well priced. While solar panels are an investment, the most reliable installers don’t charge a small fortune. It’s a good idea to get a few quotes from a couple of different contractors before making a final decision.
- Optional extras. The latest solar innovations offer a whole range of tracking and reporting features. Top quality solar installers provide expert analysis of your energy usage and give you the tools you need to track your solar.
The Top 5 Canberra Solar Panel Installers According to You
RiotACT’s editorial team has combed through 19 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.
To be listed in our Best of Canberra series, each business needs to have consistently received positive feedback on RiotACT and Facebook as well as maintaining a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.
SolarHub have helped over 8000 customers reduce their power bills and their reliance on traditional forms of energy. They have a local office in Mitchell ACT and a team of professional staff who are committed to helping their customers achieve their energy goals. Google reviewer Tim says: “Great service, great panels and we couldn’t believe how smooth and easy the install was!”
Just Rite upgrades your home to reduce your power bills with high-end solar panel installation as well as a wide range of other services available. Lloyd from the Fyshwick showroom can get the ball rolling with an over the phone consultation. Google reviewer Peter says: ‘I don’t know why everyone doesn’t get this done to their house. Just Rite did a great job, very happy to recommend them.’
Experts in both commercial and domestic renewable energy, Charles and the team at Power Saving Centre are experienced and professional. For the past 15 years, they have been offering clients energy solutions that help save money whilst also being eco-friendly. Google reviewer Brytech Engineering says: ‘5-star quality installation and competitive price.’
Making the switch to solar power reduces electricity bills and maintains environmental friendliness. Solargain has been assisting Australian families to make the switch to solar for over 23 years. Originally a hot water installation business, they have evolved into a nationwide business with Canberra manager Craig always willing to help with any enquiries. Google reviewer Mack says: ‘Fantastic – very professional. Great price for the solar PV system I chose. Highly recommended!’
Monitor how and when you use your electricity by having a Reposit Power Box installed. This smart technology predicts how much energy your home requires in a 24-hour period. The Fyshwick store is open Monday to Friday and friendly manager James is happy to help reduce your family’s energy costs. Facebook reviewer Andrew says: ‘With a battery, solar panels and Reposit our bills are incredibly low and we expect the system to pay for itself in half the time.’
Who did you pick?
Thanks to our commenters who have provided insightful feedback on the best and worst Canberra Solar Panel Installers.
If you believe we have got it wrong, please let us know.
Please comment below detailing your experience with Canberra Solar Panel Installers. Who would you recommend? Who would you use again? Who would you steer clear of?