Residential Solar Energy Installation

residential solar installation

1. Information Gathering & Proposal

• Conduct rooftop assessment using satellite imagery and site visit (when necessary)
• Review annual utility consumption
• Discuss battery backup options
• Size and specify array components
• Prepare proposal
• Sign contract

2. Construction

• Prepare and submit engineering plans for permit
• Begin net metering application with utility company
• Install solar array and inverter/interconnection equipment
• Install battery backup (if included)
• Pass building department inspection
• Finalize net metering application
• Commission array

3. Operation & Monitoring

• Install bi-directional meter (the utility company handles this)
• Commence full-time solar production
• Final walk-through with client
• Test battery backup system (if included)
• Deliver owner’s manual
• Review monitoring app
• Watch your electric bill go down!


From the consultation and initial concept through installation and into the future, with ongoing monitoring, Brilliant Harvest will take your solar energy project from “Hello, sun!” to “Done!”