Skip links

Solar Panel Cleaning Gold Coast

Servicing the Gold Coast, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Northern NSW & Sydney

Call Us Today!


Get A FREE Quote Today!

Simply Fill Out Our Form!

16a57680 96a2 4f9e 939e 224476e07674 Orig
Glass Armour

Solar Panel Cleaners Gold Coast

Top Quality Solar Panel Cleaning Gold Coast

At Glass Armour, we understand the importance of maintaining the optimal performance of your solar panels. That's why we ensure that your solar panels are positioned at an optimal tilt angle during installation, allowing them to benefit from the natural cleaning effect of rainwater flowing across their surface. This thoughtful arrangement generally helps keep the panels clean by utilising the power of nature. However, it's essential to recognise that Australia experiences periodic extended drought periods, which can pose challenges to keeping your solar panels free from debris.

During these dry spells, various elements, such as dust, bird droppings, and air pollution particles, can gradually accumulate on the surface of your solar panels. These build-ups can obstruct the panels' view of the sun and subsequently impact their efficiency. Additionally, if you have deciduous trees near your solar panels, they may shed leaves and attract birds, further contributing to debris accumulation.

To ensure that your solar panels operate at their fullest potential, it is crucial to prioritise regular cleaning. Build-ups of dirt, debris, and contaminants can impede the panels' ability to harness solar energy effectively. By proactively addressing this issue, you can maximise your solar power generation and reap the full benefits of your investment.

In the harsh Australian climate, cleaning your solar panels at least every six months is generally recommended. However, it's essential to consider the prevailing weather conditions in your area. If you are experiencing prolonged extreme weather events such as fires, dust storms, or heavy rainstorms, clean your panels more frequently. These exceptional circumstances can lead to an increased accumulation of debris, requiring extra attention to maintain optimal performance.

Certain locations may demand more frequent cleaning due to specific environmental factors. If your home is near a highway or construction site, you will likely encounter excess airborne debris. Consequently, you may need to clean your panels more often to prevent debris build-up. Similarly, homes in coastal areas, such as the beautiful suburbs within the Shoalhaven region, should be mindful of marine layer residue, which can form an obstructive film on the panels. More frequent cleaning becomes essential in such cases to ensure unhindered solar energy absorption.

To maintain the integrity of your solar panels while cleaning, it's crucial to be aware of what not to do. Avoid the following practices:

  1. Avoid using harsh soaps or detergents that contain chemicals. These can be corrosive to the surface of the solar panel unit, potentially causing damage over time. Stick to gentle, non-abrasive cleaning solutions specifically designed for solar panels.

  2. Refrain from using rough cleaning instruments such as abrasive cloths, sponges, or heavily toothed brooms. These can scratch the surface of your panels, compromising their efficiency and longevity. Opt for soft, non-abrasive cleaning tools like microfiber cloths or soft-bristle brushes.

  3. Never attempt to stand or walk on your solar panels. The weight exerted can lead to cracking or irreparable damage. It’s important to remember that solar panels are delicate and should be treated with care. If you need to access your panels, consult a professional for guidance.

In addition to proper cleaning practices, regular inspections are essential to ensure the optimal performance of your solar panels. Remember to inspect your panels at regular intervals. During these inspections, check for any signs of damage, such as cracks or breaks, which could impair their efficiency. It's also important to be vigilant for nests built by birds and rodents, as these can obstruct sunlight absorption.

By regularly inspecting your panels and ensuring they are in good condition, you can maximise their energy absorption and keep your electricity bills at a minimum. Taking these preventive measures will help preserve the longevity and effectiveness of your solar power system.

We recommend establishing regular maintenance and cleaning to keep your solar panels in peak condition. Our team of solar panel cleaners Gold Coast can guide the appropriate cleaning frequency based on your location, climate conditions, and specific environmental factors. By adhering to a proactive maintenance routine, you can safeguard your solar investment and enjoy optimal energy generation for years.

Remember, clean solar panels lead to efficient energy production. Contact Glass Armour today to learn more about our solar panel cleaning Gold Coast services and how we can help you achieve the fullest potential of your solar power system.

Solar Panel Cleaning

We use non-abrasive equipment that is environmentally friendly to ensure a stain-free and scratch-free finish for maximum sunlight absorption.

Solar Panel Coating

We use durable and highly repellent coating to shield the PV modules from water, soil and mineral deposit build up and make cleaning easier. A single application can last for a long time of up to 10 years.

Glass Protection Matters!

​Glass Armour is a fully insured provider with a team of industry professionals who are site safety and trades qualified.

Save Time

​Enjoy 90% less cleaning time after our glass restoration and glass protection coating application.

Get A Quote!

Save Money

There's no need to replace. We can make it look new. Glass restoration is a great investment with just a fraction of the cost of replacing your glass.

Contact Us

10-Year Warranty Guarantee

We back our products and work 100%. We confidently protect you with a 10-year warranty for our restoration work.

Contact Us