Solar Panel Installation Process in Indianapolis

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Every solar panel system we install is customized to match each customer’s unique energy usage. Our simple solar installation process is made to accommodate this, addressing your concerns and leading to a unique solar system created to work well for your Indianapolis home’s energy needs. Here’s how POWERHOME SOLAR’s 3-step installation process works:

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Contact The Team

Kick off the process by filling out this form online for a free quote. A solar expert will shortly reach out to you to talk about your solar opportunities. We’ll discuss your home and property, evaluating factors like shade cover to make sure solar panels will be a good fit. If you qualify, we’ll end the call by scheduling a free in-home consultation.

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In-Home Consultation

An experienced consultant will come out to your home to further evaluate your property. Additionally, we’ll take your electric bills into account to decide what size solar system will be a good fit for you. From these factors, we will deliver a custom proposal designed to address your home’s unique energy needs. After you’ve signed on to the proposal, we’ll get to work preparing for installation day.

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Solar Installation

Once installation day arrives, our installation team will carefully but quickly install your solar panels in a process that should only last a day or two. After installation is complete, we’ll test your system out and clean up our workspace, leaving your home just as we found it. After a passed inspection, your utility provider will swap out your meter, leaving you to enjoy your potential savings!4

Solar Panel Installation FAQs

How much does it cost to install solar panels in Indianapolis?

POWERHOME’s solar panel systems are not one size fits all. We create custom solar systems for each customer’s unique energy needs. As such, it’s hard to give an estimate of what your solar panel installation could cost. However, generally the price will depend on your home’s current energy needs, what direction your home faces and how much sunlight your roof receives in addition to other such factors.

Can I install solar panels myself?

It’s possible to do, but we do not recommend it. POWERHOME SOLAR’s qualified installation teams have the experience needed to ensure your panels are installed properly and in the best position to gather sunlight.

How long does it take to install solar panels?

Our installation team only takes a day or two to have your solar panels up and running. It’s a quick process!

Do I need permission to install solar panels in Indianapolis?

Yes, some permits are required to install solar panels. It’s likely your local government has some requirements in place before installation occurs. POWERHOME SOLAR’s experts will help you with the majority of the permits as part of the installation process.

Does installing solar panels void your roof warranty?

In nearly all cases, your roof warranty should remain intact. As long as the installation team did their job right (and our teams are experts), you shouldn’t have any problems with your roof’s warranty. We recommend that you should always double-check with your roof’s manufacturer or installer to confirm.

What permits do I need to install solar panels in Indianapolis?

Permits needed to install solar panels vary by your own local government’s mandates. Your local government and local utility companies likely have specific requirements in place to satisfy local building and electrical codes. As a general rule, you can expect to have to file for a building permit, an electrical permit and possibly a solar photovoltaic (PV) permit.

Can my HOA stop me from installing solar panels in Indianapolis?

This varies by neighborhood. However, you can expect to face some pushback from your HOA if your solar panels will face public spaces, such as an HOA-maintained park or road. POWERHOME SOLAR will work with you to ensure that your solar panels are up to code and satisfy HOA requirements if at all possible!

Can solar panels be installed on a metal roof?

Absolutely! Metal roofs offer a stable surface on which to install solar panels, so there should be no problem in having both.