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One of our clients’ maintenance services is solar panel cleaning. Solar panel cleaning involves rinsing the solar panels with high-pressure water to remove all loose dirt, dust and debris.
This is an important task that needs to be done regularly to maintain your investment in solar power energy. This cleaning service can increase your investment by up to 25% by maintaining optimal efficiency through reduced shading, which increases energy generation. Clean solar panels also prolong their life expectancy, preventing premature failures.
We are qualified in carrying out this cleaning process without damaging the panels themselves or any surrounding structures or equipment. Contact Solar Power Canberra today for further information about our solar panel maintenance services if you have any questions or would like a quote.

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    Why is solar panel cleaning important?

    A good rule of thumb is that if your solar panel doesn’t seem as efficient, it may be time for cleaning. Cleaning the panels helps increase energy yield by restoring their original
    Solar panel cleaning is a necessary part of owning solar panels. Even in the best conditions, solar panels will accumulate dirt, dust, and bird droppings over time, which can impact performance. Solar panel cleaning helps maintain optimal performance and extend the life of your solar panels.
    Many homeowners find that their electricity bill goes down after having their panels cleaned since they are producing more power. Also, depending on how dirty your panels are, you may need to have them replaced sooner than expected due to reduced performance, which will require additional costs or inconvenience if you’re unable to wait for a new system installation.

    How often should solar panels be cleaned?

    This depends on your location and the climate. In general, solar panels should be cleaned every 3-6 months. However, if you live in a dusty or windy area, they may need to be cleaned more often. Contact us for a free consultation to determine how often your panels need to be cleaned.

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    How to clean your solar panels

    Cleaning of solar panels is not a hard task. However, specialised equipment and training is required to do the job safely and properly. All our staff are fully trained in the safe and efficient cleaning of solar panels.
    We use a specialised vacuum cleaner that removes any accumulated dust, dirt or other contaminants from your solar panels. We can also clean your solar panels using a pressure washer if necessary.

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    Common mistakes that people make when cleaning their solar panels

    Some mistakes people make when cleaning their solar panels are:
    When they are hot, tap water to the solar panels can damage or even crack them. This is why it is important that you use a solution that is non-corrosive to your solar panels. Never allow any chemicals onto your roof, especially acid-based chemicals, because this will corrode the metalwork of the solar system and cause premature failure of the modules. We have seen many examples where people have tried using their pressure washer or garden hose with an abrasive nozzle attached which has caused significant damage to the glass surface of their expensive solar panels.

    Solar Panels Being Cleaned

    How much time does it take to clean the panels?

    Typically, this takes between 30-60 minutes, depending on access to your roof or solar array. As every house is different, some houses may take longer than others, so please contact us for more information regarding your specific situation. Also, if the solar panels are many years old, we would recommend a new clean to remove any built-up dirt or bird droppings.

    Why Choose Solar Power Canberra?

    At Solar Power Canberra, we prioritise the needs of our customers. We do our best to ensure that each of our customers is happy with the work we do as part of
    We provide a 100% total satisfaction guarantee on all projects, large and small. From a single solar panel installation for your home through to an entire solar park, our team of expert consultants will provide you with international industry-standard quotes within 2 – 5 working days. Our staff members are highly experienced in electrical engineering, building design and construction and have worked with many property developers.
    We understand that not everyone has the time or the inclination to clean their own solar panels, which is why we offer a professional solar panel cleaning service. Our team of experienced professionals will clean your solar panels quickly and efficiently, ensuring that they are functioning at their optimum level.

    If you live in Canberra and have solar panels installed on your roof, you can contact Solar Power Canberra for all your solar panel cleaning needs. We provide a professional and reliable solar panel cleaning service at an affordable price. We also offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee on all our work. So if you are not happy with the job we have done, we will refund your money in full.


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