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Buying Solar Systems

4 Mistakes People Make When Buying Solar Systems

When it comes to buying solar systems, there are a few areas that you need to be aware of before you purchase. People make mistakes when purchasing solar systems because they have not done enough research, or they have been misinformed. Here at All Green Environmental Solutions, we can help you from making these kinds of mistakes. We have written this article for you talking about the four most common mishaps people make when buying solar so that you can avoid these issues.

1. Customers Who Accept Everything the Salesperson Says

It would help if you were an informed consumer when it comes to making decisions around a solar system purchase. It’s an expense and commitment, so you want to make sure that you are doing everything correctly. You should always get independent verification with what the salesperson told you. You can always e-mail us at All Green Environmental Solutions for information. Furthermore, you can go to https://www.allgreenenvironmentalsolutions.com.au/solar-deals/  and  https://www.allgreenenvironmentalsolutions.com.au/solar-finance/  on our website to see what we charge and how we can help you with finance.

2. Getting the Wrong Size Solar System Installed

You don’t want to be stuck with the wrong size solar system. You should have to sit down with a provider to discuss this one. They will discuss your energy goals with you. Keep in mind that most people make the mistake of having a solar system that is too small from our experience. Talk with one of our solar experts today, and we will provide you with the right information to make an informed decision.

3. Thinking that Your Home is Too Shady to Consider Panels

You will only lose 10-15% efficiency if you do not have north-facing panels. That really isn’t much of a loss. Also, depending on certain factors, it might be an advantage to have east or west-facing panels. Whatever direction your panels will face, there will be some advantage. Again it’s a good idea to get a solar system expert to consult you on the perfect solution for your home or business.

4. Getting a Bad Solar Panel Deal

Unfortunately, some companies will try to sell you a solar panel system that isn’t really worth what they charge. Unfortunately, some people will charge $15,000 for a $5000 system, but that is exactly what happens at times. All in all, you will need to ensure that you shop around and get an idea of what is out there. In this case, even Google can be your best friend. At All Green Environmental Solutions, we have installed thousands of solar system around the Central Coast, Sydney and Newcastle areas of NSW and would be happy to provide you with a quote on a new system and to discuss your options.

Talk to us today, and the issues above we have mentioned won’t be an issue. We are trusted Australian Solar Installers and look forward to discussing how to make your home or business greener with solar.

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    • 5 star review  We engaged All Green to install solar panels and a Tesla Powerwall 2 at our house. They did a timely, efficient job, and we are very pleased. They went through the system with me, including demonstration of "grid down" performance. They provided clear answers to my questions. They also left the place clean and tidy. An excellent job all round.

      thumb tom king
      6/02/2020

      5 star review  I had an issue with my Enphase system which was installed by another local company who went bankrupt, effectively voiding my labour warranty for good. All Green Environmental Solutions weren't obliged to assist me, being very busy with their own clients, but they did !. Their response was prompt and professional throughout. If you are looking to install solar, I am sure you will be safe in the long term and well looked after with this company. Thanks again .

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      3/04/2020
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      thumb Chris Dolman
      11/06/2019

      5 star review  Very pleased with the solution that All Green Environmental came up with. It wasn't the easiest installation with a very steep roof but the installation team did very well and the system was up and running the same day. Very efficient, no mess and I now have 'free' power. Would definitely recommend them.

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      5/14/2020
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      9/04/2019

      5 star review  All green environmental solutions installed a large solar system and Tesla battery at my elderly neighbours house (who I was assisting) on the 20th of August, 2020. The installation team came early in the morning, and after consulting with us about what they were going to do, they got to work. The whole process took less than a day, and the men were very efficient and courteous. At the end of the day, the system was tested and up and running, and they left the worksite tidy. Would highly recommend the company if you are thinking of putting in a system. Cheers, Phillip and Dennis. 😊😸

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      9/09/2020
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      thumb Lhami Organic Skincare
      11/26/2019

      5 star review  All Green Environmental Solutions this week installed a system for us in Northbridge NSW - 8Kw system with 26 Jinko panels and Enphase microinverters. It was the first company I contacted and after meeting with Gary Adair on site having already read reviews of the company, I decided not to bother with competitive quotes. And I wasn't disappointed. The 3 man team led by Bryce turned up as promised at 9am last Tuesday and by 4pm that day we were up and running. Company staff have been both efficient and courteous. Whilst the price I paid is definitely not the cheapest I could have obtained, the professionalism of the company and the confidence that engenders more than makes up for it. I would wholeheartedly recommend All Green Environmental Solutions to anyone considering a solar system.

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      2/11/2020

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      6/19/2020
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      7/13/2020
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      thumb Jeff Macpherson
      2/04/2020

      5 star review  I don't normally write reviews but decided to do it for All Green as I had a great experience and smooth transaction with them. Joe on the sales end was really great with understanding the needs and providing analysis for couple of different scenarios. He didn't try to push me to sell the biggest system and provided the optimum one that'd suite my need. It took a while to get it installed, but Wayne and the crew was great on the day. They had all the equipment and didn't even have to come inside the house. They did all the work from outside which was great as I was working from home that day. The job was neat and I didn't have to a tidy up after they've left. Emma and Kylie in the office were great to deal with as well. The system is working like a charm and automatically shut down safely when there was planned maintenance in the electricity network. Thanks guys, couldn't have been a smoother transaction. I'll be recommending you to everyone who's considering solar

      thumb Siva Hesavan
      3/23/2020
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      4/04/2019

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      1/18/2019
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      6/18/2020

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      8/26/2020
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