Off-grid Solar Hub
Welcome to the Sunstore Off-grid Solar Hub.
Going off-grid is cheaper and easier than ever before. With global energy becoming more of a concern, energy independence is now a priority for many homeowners. Whether you want to provide energy to your home, weekend cottage, cabin in the woods, caravan or campervan, solar is the way to go.
Solar power is now coming into its own as a viable, reliable source of renewable energy. Learn all you need to know about the benefits, planning, designing and installing your own off-grid solar power system right here!
DIY off-grid solar keeps you in control. You can choose the what, how and where and we can help you every step of the way. From providing solar panel kits to helping you design a complete off-grid solar power system, we’ll make a great team!
The benefits of solar are many. With solar panels being more efficient and more affordable than ever before, more people are exploring the opportunities that solar power brings.
The benefits of off-grid solar power include energy independence, free renewable energy, the ability to provide power to properties off the grid, add power to outbuildings, home offices, cabins and other buildings. You can even use solar to power your boat or caravan!
Solar panels can still provide free green energy when the sun isn’t out. As long as it’s daylight, you can produce power. So even in the unpredictable UK, with its amazing weather, you can still use solar to deliver green energy.
Planning your DIY solar system is key. You need to deliver adequate energy for your requirements without spending more than you need. You want the features and benefits of free renewable energy without blowing those savings on over-specifying your solar panels or buying too many batteries.
We can help you every step of the way. From where to install your solar panels to getting planning permission, installing backup energy sources to wiring and managing your solar power system, we are always here to help.
The resources below should answer many common questions you may have. If you need expert help planning your DIY solar system, you can always contact our team!
Designing your solar energy system is where you bring all your knowledge and learning to bear. It’s where you turn theory into reality and design the right DIY solar system for the property, the position and your needs.
There’s a lot that goes into DIY solar design. From building the solar panels to deliver adequate power to specifying the type and number of batteries to store that energy. Do you need a backup solution for your solar panels? Do you want to be able to monitor it remotely?
While these are considerations for the planning stage, it’s only during design that you can see whether your plans will work in reality or not.
Designing a DIY solar power system is a straightforward process. The resources below should help and the Sunstore Solar team are always on hand to offer their expertise.
Installing your DIY solar power system may seem daunting at first but it’s simple enough. Like any large project, once broken down into its constituent parts, it becomes much easier to handle.
You can easily install solar panels yourself, run cabling, hook up batteries, set up power inverters, install backup power sources and connect everything together. We know, we have done it ourselves and helped hundreds of other DIYers with their own solar energy systems!
The resources below should help get you started. If you have specific questions on any Sunstore solar product or would like professional help with your installation, contact our team today.
Sunstore - The Solar Experts
Our store is for everyone including trade and professionals. We go the extra mile.
Supplying the most comprehensive and tested range of solar products including 12v Solar Panels and solar kits for caravans, motorhomes, boats, farms, homes and businesses. All solar components for battery charging and off grid energy including 12v and portable solar panels and MPPT charge controllers. Our technical team installs and tests all of our products to ensure they are the best on the market. We are always happy to use our knowledge and experience to advise you and help you select the correct product.
Solar Panel installations on your home, business or farm. Sunstore, as a professional MCS accredited company, can install your solar system for you to take advantage of the governments Feed in Tariff scheme even when off-grid. From less than a KW up to 250KW, we can help and at a price that will make you smile.
As Off-Grid Specialists we are able to supply power to remote areas or where power is unstable or unavailable. From projects as small as a light bulb in your shed to producing power for your house, business or small town we can supply your power system from sustainable mean. In 90% of project our renewable power systems are more reliable and lower in cost than traditional diesel generators. See our info pages for details or contact us.