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 top five solar panel companies in the Canberra region.
Ready? Let’s get right to it.
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. 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 wants and needs
- 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.
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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 maintain a minimum average of 4/5 stars on both Google and Facebook reviews.
We have read through your comments and experiences, and put together this list of the top solar panel installers in the Canberra region. If you have used someone else, feel free to leave your recommendations in the comments below.
Upgrading your home to reduce your power bills with solar panel installation as well as a wide range of other services available from Just Rite. 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. Justrite did a great job, very happy to recommend them.’
With 14 years experience in the electrical trade, Nik and his team are experienced and efficient. From solar panel installation to domestic and commercial electrical solutions. Staying up to date with recent developments in solar means BNV Electrical can give you tailored advice to meet your needs. Google reviewer L Ross says: ‘The staff were prompt and did fantastic work, I hope to use them again.’
Commercial and domestic renewable energy experts, Charles and the team at Power Saving Centre are experienced and professional. Offering their clients energy solutions that help put money back in their pockets for over 15 years. Located in Mitchell, the showroom is open Monday to Friday. Google reviewer Brytech Engineering says: ‘5-star quality installation and competitive price.’
Switching to solar power reduces the cost of your electricity bills and Solargain have been helping Australian families move to solar since 1995. Originally a hot water installation business, Solargain has evolved into a nationwide business and Canberra manager Craig is on hand to help you out 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 families 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 commentators 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 based solar panel installers? Who would you recommend? Who would you use again? Who would you steer clear of?