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The Baker Way is expertise and quality, backed by great service

Choosing Baker means you’ll have total confidence your solar installation will be designed for your precise needs, you’ll get top-tier products fitted with top-notch workmanship, and you’ll have the service and stability to keep it running for years to come.

You get the right solar system for your needs

Every solar system we sell is custom-designed for your individual needs. The concept of a pre-designed or cookie-cutter system does not exist to us.

Instead, we come out to your house and take measurements. We look at your electricity bill and size your system according to your individual usage. We ask financial questions and provide you all possible ownership and lease options.

When you’re making a big home improvement investment like solar, it’s the only way to ensure that the solar installation meets your exact needs.

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We’re SoCal local

Local solar companies are better able to serve their customers’ needs. We’re based in Southern California, and only serve Southern California. Knowing your company is available to you whenever you need them is vital. With us, availability isn’t just a phone call but also local offices with representatives who can come to your home at a moment’s notice.

We’re here for the long haul

Baker Home Energy, part of the Baker Electric family, has supplied Southern California with energy solutions for 84 years. In the 15 years we’ve offered residential solar we’ve installed over 20,000 solar systems. So we’ve got both the experience and stability you need in a solar provider.

Unlike some solar companies who are ride-the-solar-boom startups or national private-equity driven firms more interested in closing the deal than making sure you’ve got a quality solar installation, we’re focused on business for the long-term. First and foremost, that means doing a great job for our customers.

We’re often asked to rescue ‘orphaned’ systems — where an unfortunate customer has been left with no support or warranty after their installer disappeared. Choosing us means confidence you won’t have to face that situation.

We’ve got the stability and customer base to stick around for the next 84 years. Choose us and you’ll have a family and community focused business that will still be here whenever you need us.

All in-house expertise, no subcontracting

We know that to do the job right, we need to maintain quality from start to finish. When we install solar in your home, every team member involved is from our own staff. They’re vetted, qualified, experienced, polite and conscientious. They even bring their own toilet!

Unlike national solar companies, who sell you the finance package then oursource installation to lowest-bid subcontractors, we maintain Baker’s quality and service at every stage of the process. If you ever have a question, we’ll take care of it then and there. You’ll never deal with call centers, ticketing systems or buck-passing with us.

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We help make your home comfortable and enjoyable

We may be most famous for solar, but we also provide systems and services for a total home energy solution: air conditioning, heating, EV charging,  smart home technology and more. 

This depth of experience means we understand how everything interconnects, and we’ll design your solar system so that all your home energy systems run most efficiently, empowering you to enjoy your home in maximum comfort.

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Customer reviews

Melissa B.
Melissa B.
11 Aug 2022: We just signed the contract with Baker to add solar panels and battery backup to our existing system. Am going to update this review as we… Read more
Mike Lynch
Mike Lynch
Excellent experience. The crews were very professional and quite large to get the required work done in one day. Roofers, then solar, then roofers again, 3 days. They were very respectful of our historic home and obviously had experience with red clay tile roofs. They were also able to work around our delicate gardens. Very, very satisfied. Read more
Sue F.
Sue F.
I give Baker Electric 5 stars and would give them more if I could! They are a first class outfit. In business for almost 80 years and I can see why! I… Read more
Walter Shihinski
Walter Shihinski
Eric Young the technician you sent to repair my home air conditioning unit performed his work flawlessly. Extremely knowledgeable he wasted no time addressing my issue and had it resolved almost immediately. I would definitely ask for Eric to perform any additional service or repair needs. His performance reflects the professionalism of your company. Again thanks for the exceptional service. Read more
Mike Lynch
Mike Lynch
Excellent experience. The crews were very professional and quite large to get the required work done in one day. Roofers, then solar, then roofers again, 3 days. They were very respectful of our historic home and obviously had experience with red clay tile roofs. They were also able to work around our delicate gardens. Very, very satisfied. Read more
Charles Padgette
Charles Padgette
Outstanding in all regards. Exceptional customer service, pricing and follow-through. . The installation team of Chui and Antonio were remarkable in all regards. Highly knowledgeable, professional and personable. They form a unbeatable team from courteous customer relations to product knowledge. My new A/C unit is great. Read more
Rolando Hernandez
Rolando Hernandez
First time using Baker Electric. But will use them and recommend them to everyone. Communication was perfect, even called to make sure my unit was no under warranty so I wouldn't have to pay out of pocket. The tech Eric Young came out on time and checked my A/C unit he let me know the issues, as the unit has warranty but just for parts. He was nice, knowledgeable and friendly. Great face for the company. Read more
David Furukawa
David Furukawa
Our technician, Eric Young, Was superb! He was knowledgeable, thorough, well spoken and engaging. He explained the details of the work he was performing and alerted us on items that needed further attention. We purchased a maintenance contract for his services for the next three years. He was a great ambassador for Baker Electric. Read more
Cassandra Beckman
Cassandra Beckman
Will Stinson just came out and installed our Tesla car charger. He arrived on time, with all the appropriate tools. He was extremely professional, a true reflection of Baker Electric. He took his time to explain the process and what the next steps would be. So grateful to have Will as our expert technician. He and Baker Electric team deserve more than 5 stars! Read more
Brigitte R
Brigitte R
I am very pleased with my new heat pump. My house never been this comfortable during a heat wave. Curt was excellent in recommending the right unit and patiently answering my many questions. The price was very competitive, and the installation was very professional and expertly done. Would definitely recommend Baker Electric to my friends and family. Read more
Neel B.
Neel B.
Baker was consistent, transparent, and professional from start to finish. They were not the cheapest bid I received, but were in the ballpark of others. The… Read more
Michael B.
Michael B.
Ryan did a great job. He was on time. He was thorough with checking out the A/C equipment. And he was very personable. I will recommend Baker Electric to my friends and family. Thank you 😊 Read more
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