Installing and Servicing Home & Commercial Solar Systems


One of Sarasota and Manatee’s Most Experienced State Licensed Solar and Pool Contractor, Licenses #CVC56710 and #CPO1458076, for over 35 years.  We specialize in repairing and evaluating older solar systems or if you are planning to or have just purchased your home.

Roark solar pool heaters

Since 1978, our primary business is helping homeowners, commercial businesses, and institutions make the switch to environmentally friendly, clean, free solar energy, and high efficiency, money saving pool equipment. We continue to  install and service the best solar systems and environmentally friendly pool equipment throughout the Suncoast. Roark Solar is a division of Environmental Equipment, a Florida state-certified contractor.

Why choose Roark Solar as your solar heating specialist?

  • Proven products. Our Aquatherm Solar, UltraSunSolar Industries, Ecosun, (Solar Electric Panels), and AET (Alternate Energy Technologies) solar heating systems have delivered trouble-free operation for over three decades. You can count on proven and reliable solar heating and solar electric systems for years to come.  We pride ourselves in using equipment made in the USA.
  • Knowledge and Experience. With over 75 years of combined experience in the solar industry, the Roark Solar team brings a level of knowledge, expertise, service, and customer satisfaction that is second to none.  All services and installations are performed by our employees.  We do not use any subcontractors.  Our employees are fully covered by Workman’s Compensation Insurance. With our experience, we are experts at evaluating your solar system before or after your home.

Aquatherm Pool Heaters


Roark Solar

He fixed up the solar hot water and the solar for the pool. We had a local company install solar heating for our pool, then the following year we had solar panels installed to heat the water.  This job did not go well so we inquired with this company to find out what they did wrong.




Factory trained installers. Experts at servicing and repairing most solar pool and hot water systems. Remove and reinstall solar panels for replacement roofs. Experts at repairing solar panels damaged by freeze. Read More


Solar electric systems are a great way to make your own electricity and to reduce your power bills. Our state-certified company has been working with solar electric in Sarasota and Manatee counties since 1978. Read More


A solar pool heater keeps your pool open and inviting all year around, without adding ANY expense for electricity or gas. The sun is free! The sun in Florida is plentiful in winter. The sun does not pollute. Read More


A solar hot water heater is an appliance whose time has come! With price hikes for propane, natural gas, and electricity continuing, switching to the free energy of the sun makes money sense as well as earth sense. Read More