Steps to Going Solar

At Florida Solar One, we specialize in making the solar installation process as easy and affordable as possible for Florida residents. For each new solar panel system we provide, our expert team goes through a series of steps to ensure a seamless installation. Here’s what to expect when going solar:

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STEP 1

CONSULTATION

To put you on the path to savings, we start by learning about your electricity costs and rooftop to develop the best solution for your home. Start by answering a few questions regarding your property. Start by filling out our Solar System Cost Estimator form  …………………………………

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STEP 2

PROPOSAL

Your solar specialist will connect with you to review your customized solar options and answer any questions. They’ll also provide you with potential electricity bill savings. We’ll then work with you to propose a custom plan that’ll best fit your home or business. ……………………………………………………………

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STEP 3

ASSESSMENT

Once you’ve agreed to move forward, we’ll schedule a time for one of our site assessors to meet you at your home, where we’ll take a deeper dive into evaluating your home. During the assessment, they’ll evaluate your roof and begin taking measurements to create your custom plan.

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STEP 4

DESIGN

After your assessment, our design team will create your system design. We’ll work with you to finalize the design documents and ensure a solar solution that’s built for your home’s needs. Once we’ve engineered an efficient system for your home, we’ll send you the final system for approval.

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STEP 5

PERMITTING

Now that your design is ready, we’ll coordinate with your local municipality to get approval. You won’t have to do anything during this step, because our team will prepare and submit all of the paperwork. We’ll let you know as soon as everything is approved so that we can schedule the installation.

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STEP 6

INSTALLATION

Now that your permitting is approved and paperwork has been signed, our team will get to work on your solar installation. We’ll coordinate with you to determine a schedule for delivering equipment and completing your home’s installation. Our installers will need access to your home and breaker boxes.

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STEP 7

INSPECTION

After the installation, we’ll work with your utility to make sure the system complies with energy standards and is grid-connected. The inspection will also help us ensure long-term quality and performance from the system. We’ll let you know when the municipality inspection will take place.

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STEP 8

SYSTEM ACTIVATION

We’ll do the heavy lifting by applying for permission to operate from your local utility. Once approved, we’ll provide instructions on activating your system. Review the instructions and start generating solar power at your home. Now your system is live and ready to harness the power of the sun.

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