Our Solar Process

We make upgrading simple. 


 

Research and Quote

Estimated Time: 15 Minutes

Start by sending in a picture of your most recent Power Bill and scheduling your FREE SmartStart Consultation. We will put together a personalize solar proposal that fit your energy needs. You’ll gain access to our collection of SmartEnergy tips and resources that will help you start saving money Day 1.

Start by sending in a picture of your most recent Power Bill and scheduling your FREE SmartStart Consultation. We will put together a personalize solar proposal that fit your energy needs. You’ll gain access to our collection of SmartEnergy tips and resources that will help you start saving money Day 1.


 

Permitting

Estimated Time: 2-4 Weeks

We submit all building permits and application paperwork so that your system is approved as soon as possible. Altaray will be in constant contact with your city and local utility company so that you can sit back and relax.

We submit all building permits and application paperwork so that your system is approved as soon as possible. Altaray will be in constant contact with your city and local utility company so that you can sit back and relax.


1. Site Survey

We send one of our Site Survey technicians to take all the roof measurements and photos necessary to build the optimum Design for your needs.

 

4. Installation

Once the Design is completed and approved by the necessary parties, we'll be giving you a call to schedule the install and confirm that the System Design is optimum for your needs. We only work with the best installation crews and NABCEP certified electricians to ensure the installation goes without a hitch.

 
 

SmartStart Consultation

Estimated Time: 1-2 Hours

Our SolarPro will come out to your home to help answer any solar questions and share the results of your proposal. You’ll know how many panels your roof needs, how much it will cost, and how much you will save by replacing your power bill.  Upgrading to solar doesn’t change how you use your energy, it makes it better.

Our SolarPro will come out to your home to help answer any solar questions and share the results of your proposal. You’ll know how many panels your roof needs, how much it will cost, and how much you will save by replacing your power bill.

Upgrading to solar doesn’t change how you use your energy, it makes it better.


 

Installation

Estimated Time: 8 hours

Once your permits are approved we will call you to schedule your installation. We strive to provide the best quality craftsmanship, treating your home as if it were our own. Enjoy the peace of mind that your installation and equipment are covered by our 25-Year Production Warranty!

Once your permits are approved we will call you to schedule your installation. We strive to provide the best quality craftsmanship, treating your home as if it were our own. Enjoy the peace of mind that your installation and equipment are covered by our 25-Year Production Warranty!


2. Design

Our Engineering team uses the Site Survey data to build the optimum design for your home. Here, we handpick the equipment and configuration that will maximize your production per panel while complying with the many regulatory requirements specific to your area.

 

5. Inspection

Once inspections have been passed, we work with your utility company to install a new net-meter and get your system connected to the grid. After that it's time to turn the system on and you're all set to watch the savings roll in.

 
 

Final Design

Estimated Time: 1 Week

We complete all necessary structural and electrical engineering work while keeping you updated each step of way. Our certified NABCEP engineers design your solar system to max performance to ensure you save you the most money possible.

We complete all necessary structural and electrical engineering work while keeping you updated each step of way. Our certified NABCEP engineers design your solar system to max performance to ensure you save you the most money possible.


 

Activation

Estimated Time: 1-4 Weeks 

Our team will coordinate with your city’s building inspector and local utility company to schedule your inspection and installation your home’s net meter. After your system is approved you will be free to flip the switch and start saving!

Our team will coordinate with your city’s building inspector and local utility company to schedule your inspection and installation your home’s net meter. After your system is approved you will be free to flip the switch and start saving!


3. Permitting and Approval

We submit the Design to your local municipality and any other regulatory organizations to ensure your Solar System is up to code. We do what we have  to get the permits processes as soon as possible.

 
 

6. Monitoring

Now that your system is installed and producing energy you will be able to monitor your solar panels health, production and efficiency easily from your desktop or mobile devices using our Solar Monitoring applications. Anytime. Anywhere.