February 27th, 2024
Solar Panel Installations in Devon
Do you own a home or business in Devon? Are you looking to cut your energy costs and be more eco-friendly? Our solar panels in Devon can help with both.
If you want to reduce your reliance on the grid and live a greener life, our team of expert solar installers in Devon is ready to talk to you today.
Why Choose Grant Store for Your Solar Panel Installation in Cardiff?
People all over Devon trust us for our expert and reliable solar installations. Here’s why:
- Our experienced team has decades of knowledge.
- We’ve done projects of all sizes, from small homes to big businesses.
- We consistently deliver 5-star results, no matter the project size.
When you pick us for your solar panels, expect excellent service every step of the way. Count on us for clear advice, attention to detail, and great results.
Thinking about using solar energy for your Devon property? Contact us today for a personalised quote.
Solar panel installation costs in Devon
Typically, domestic solar installations in Devon range from £4,000 to £10,000, depending on the system size and panel type. For commercial systems, pricing can vary even more, due to their complexity and customisation.
We understand that the initial expense of solar panels in Devon may seem daunting. However, there are numerous financing options available to make the payment process more manageable.
If you’re not sure where to start, give us a call. Our experts can help you find the right funding and get on the path to a greener future.
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- Save an average of 70% on your electricity bills
- Expert advisors and nationwide coverage
- Clean, renewable, carbon-neutral energy
How it works
To get an idea of what an installation might cost you or to see if you’re eligible for solar panel grants, follow these three simple steps, and you’ll soon be benefiting from clean and free solar energy.
Tell us about you
We only need a couple of details to establish things like the location, size, and power requirements of your home, business, or public space location to give you a highly competitive quote. If you’re applying for solar panel grants via the ECO4 scheme, we might also need a few more details to determine how much you can claim.
Find the best package
We’ll perform a comprehensive survey of your property to see which solar panel set-up would be most efficient for it.
Book your installation
All our professional solar installers are fully regulated and accredited, so you know you’ll be getting first-class service every step of the way on your renewable energy journey
Why take our advice?
We’ve already helped thousands of homes, businesses, and local authorities with cost-effective, energy-saving, eco-friendly solar panel solutions. With over five decades of experience and glowing reviews on Trustpilot, it’s no wonder that Grant Store is the name that people trust for innovative energy solutions.
Garry and Martin came to fit all my central heating this week every body has been absolutely brilliant care and respect all staff came to my property on time told me exactly wat was going to happen on the days they were hear had wall insulation by GSL and had Craig and Danny brilliant lads all have been so good thankyou
What a great company to bring in to your home.arrived on time,was told what was to be done with the boiler. And after that the job was carried out with out fuss/mess. Acouple of great fitters, and very friendly office staff. All followed off by anice friendly inspection by a senior member of grant store. Will highly recommend this company for any work you need doing from the office staff upto the inspector who calls invited within 24hours. Many thanks.
The two surveyor's who came out were very professional and personal, we had a laugh about one being a Wigan warriors fan and we're Rhinos fans lol. Then Rob who came out to fit the boiler again very professional and personal, very tidy workmanship. Can't thank your company enough, new boiler fitted in less than a week and easy to deal with.
The fitters arrived spot on time and both worked hard informing us exactly what they were going to do,Rob+Paddy were very professional and were good reflection for grant store. boiler installation was great but let down by not having a electrition on same day
I have Alzheimer’s, so don’t like disruption . Grant store were brilliant . The men’s who arrived to fit , boiler , underfloor insulation , & hive , were fantastic . House left spotless . Thank you all for fantastic customer service . You are a credit to your profession . Regards & thanks . Paul .
You must have a few questions. Here’s the answer to a couple of the most frequently asked ones relating to solar panels and solar panel grants, but if you have any more, we’d be happy to help.
How are solar panels installed?
Solar panels are typically installed on roofs, although they can also be set up on carports or ground mounts. Here’s a quick overview of the process:
- Property Assessment – We evaluate the suitability of your roof.
- Safety Preparations – Scaffolding is used to ensure a safe installation.
- Mounting – We secure a robust system for the panels.
- Panel Installation – Panels are carefully positioned and secured.
- Wiring – We connect all components to an inverter.
- Final Inspection – We ensure everything is functioning correctly.
How long does a solar PV installation take?
Solar PV installations generally take 1-2 days, depending on the system’s size and complexity.
Is my roof suitable for solar panels?
To find out if your roof is suitable for solar panels, think about the following:
- Roof size – It impacts the number of panels that can be installed.
- Roof orientation – Ideally, panels should face south for maximum sunlight exposure.
- Roof material – Some materials are more compatible with solar panels.
- Roof condition – It should be sturdy enough to support the panels.
Still feeling a bit uncertain? Don’t worry – our team is on hand to help. Just give us a call.
Do I need planning permission for solar panels?
In most cases, planning permission is not required for solar panels. The primary exceptions are if you’re located in a listed building or conservation area, or if the system is particularly tall and visible.
How many solar panels do you need to run a normal house?
According to studies performed by Ofgem and OVO Energy, the average UK household uses between 56 and 72 kWh of electricity each week. To put that into some kind of context, a one-bed flat would need approximately 6 solar panels, while an average 3-bed home would need 10 panels.
Are solar panels enough to power a house?
Definitely! However, the number of solar panels you’ll need will depend on the size of your home, the type of roof you have, the direction your home faces, and your energy usage. For example, if you have a small home and don’t use a lot of electricity, you may be able to power your entire home with solar panels, but if you have a large home or use a lot of electricity, you may need to supplement your solar panels with energy from the national grid.
How much do I get for selling electricity back to the grid in the UK?
This depends on the Smart Export Guarantee (SEG) tariff that you’re on. The SEG tariff is set by your energy supplier, and the rates can vary. However, the average SEG tariff in the UK is around 4.5p per kWh, meaning that for every kWh of electricity that you export to the grid, you’ll be paid 4.5p. If you’re considering installing a solar energy system with a view to selling energy back to the National Grid, speak to one of our expert advisors, who can give you a better idea of the sort of setup that you’ll need.
Does your solar panel team operate near me?
No matter where you are in Devon, our specialist team provides honest advice. And if you’re in another part of the UK, our nationwide service has you covered:
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