Homeowners in Aptos, CA enjoy a healthy local economy and a great school system. Redwood forests and pristine beaches also make this part of Santa Cruz County special. It’s no wonder Aptos residents appreciate the renewable energy generated by home solar systems from Sandbar Solar & Electric.
We’re proud to be a trusted provider of commercial and residential solar panels for Aptos, CA zip codes 95001 and 95003. Our solar installations reduce your carbon footprint and reliance on the grid. Solar panels also offset rising electricity costs and increase property values.
Installing a solar array can position you to capture a 30% investment credit on federal taxes. If you add a battery backup to your installation, your system will qualify for the 30% tax credit on the battery cost as well. Your battery system may also qualify for a rebate through the state’s Self-Generation Incentive Program.
If you’re thinking about making the switch, let us answer your questions and explain the benefits of going solar. Our team looks forward to helping you make the best decision for your property.
Why Choose Sandbar Solar & Electric in Aptos, CA?
Longevity and Expertise
Our industry expertise is backed by more than 18 years as one of the leading solar installers in Santa Cruz County. We’ve successfully completed more than 3,000 solar panel projects up and down the Central Coast.
Our work helps power homes, businesses, commercial sites and municipal facilities. From community libraries and public schools to corporate campuses, we’re proud of every job.
If you need a solar micro-grid to power your manufacturing site, we can design, build and install it. If you want the latest battery backup for an existing solar panel system at home, our teams take care of it. Sandbar puts more than 150 years of combined industry experience at your service.
In-House Project Management
From a complimentary on-site consultation to custom design and expert installation, we handle everything in-house. You enjoy the confidence and convenience that comes from working with one company from job start to finish.
Our talented team of solar industry veterans focus on the details that make your project unique. We coordinate design, engineering, permitting, installation and commissioning. The results are a streamlined solar installation project that exceeds your expectations.
Keeping everything in-house makes you part of our team too. When you contact us, you connect with individuals who know you and your project. When you have questions, you get clear, honest answers. We keep you updated through every phase of the job.
Our Customer First Policy
We don’t believe in sales pitches. We do believe in giving you all the facts you need to make an informed decision about going solar. We never oversell our services. We explain your options, including financing for your solar project.
Our customer-first policy isn’t a slogan. It’s the way we do business every day. Your complete satisfaction is always our goal. Independent customer reviews reflect that commitment to serving you with our very best.
Regardless of the size of your project, we offer the highest levels of solar industry expertise. We’re a locally owned solar provider committed to giving back to Aptos and the surrounding communities. We look forward to delivering the benefits of solar energy to you.
Contact us here at Sandbar Solar & Electric today for a free consultation.
What Customers Say About Us
The system Sandbar installed has been up and running for about 8 months. To say that I am pleased with the resulting power bill from our utility company would... read more
July 20, 2017
Sandbar Solar installed panels for us 8 years ago and did such a good job that we hired them again this fall to double our panel number. They provided excellent... read more
December 14, 2022
Sandbar recently installed PV panels and battery storage at our house in Santa Cruz and it was a great experience. Our second story roof is steep, so it wasn’t... read more
December 2, 2021
So glad we decided to go with Sandbar! The team is knowledgeable, efficient, and personable. Their equipment is top of the line. We couldn't be happier with... read more
March 22, 2020
(This will be long, but should be worth the read) I highly recommend Sandbar Solar. There have been so many nightmare stories related to Solar City and others, Sandbar was... read more
June 1, 2023
We had an excellent experience with Sandbar. Our primary contact was with Jarrett McGuckin and he was very responsive and helpful in answering our many questions.
June 8, 2022
Tyler did a great job getting the solar system back up and running. Was great working with him.
September 23, 2021
Working with Sandbar was great. They were significantly cheaper than other bids we received, finished our project quickly, and answered all of our questions. The installation was so... read more
May 16, 2017
Everyone was very nice and they did an excellent job on installing the solar panels! Jarrett was very personable! I can already see a difference in my electric bill big... read more
August 24, 2023