How To Clean Solar Panels

Learn How To Clean Solar Panels

Before learning how to clean solar panels you should first consider if your solar panels are even safe to access in the first place. Solar panel installers place your panels not in the most ocnvient and safe place to access them rather   they place them wherever they will recieve the most amount of sunlight. Many times this results in your solar panels being place on the edge of the roof and sometimes on a slope that is dangerously steep.

How To Professionally Clean Solar Panels

Before learning how to clean solar panels you should first consider if your solar panels are even safe to access in the first place. Solar panel installers place your panels not in the most convenient and safe place to access them rather   they place them wherever they will receive the most amount of sunlight. Many times this results in your solar panels being place on the edge of the roof and sometimes on a slope that is dangerously steep.

Whats Resources Are Needed?

-Water source with adequate pressure
-Various hoses
-De-ionization, water purification system
-Water fed pole 
-Nylon brushes
-32 foot extension ladder

Assess For Safety First

The first thing you need to remember when starting to work: be extremely careful, follow all precautions! This activity is dangerous; therefore if you feel uncomfortable at heights, do not even try it! Leave it to professionals.  Water can rush under your feet and cause risky situations. If you are completely confident in yourself then lets proceed with the solar cleaning.

Clean Solar Panels The Black Belt Way

I will tell you exactly how we clean solar panels so you will know exactly how to do it yourself or even what to look for in a professional provider.

Step 1: Hook up your water source to the the pure water system that you are going use.
Step 2: Hook up your water fed pole with a hose lined into the purification system.
Step 3. Find the safest access point to place your ladder onto the roof of your home.
Step 4: Turn on the water to be pumped into your water purification system.
Step 5: Ascend to the top of your roof to begin the solar cleaning.
Step 6. Inspect your solar panels first before the cleaning process.
Step 7. Agitate your solar panels with the nylon brush attached to your water fed pole.
Step 8. Thoroughly rinse your solar panels ensuring all of the dirt has been scrubbed off.
Step 9. No need to squeegee or dry your solar panels in any way, the water will dry spot free.
Step 10. Enjoy your clean panels as they pump out more energy for your home!

You Can Clean Your Solar Panels Or Hire Us

If you plan on cleaning your own solar panels be sure to follow all the steps and always be alert for your safety. If you’d rather sit back and relax, then have us do the dirty work for you! We would love to serve you. You can get a free quote here on our site or feel free to call us any day.

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