Residential Solar Panel Cleaning in Sacramento, CA.

Suns Solar Cleaning provides professional solar panel cleaning services in Sacramento for both residential and commercial properties, ensuring optimal panel efficiency.

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The Suns Difference

Here is How We Clean Your Solar Panels

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Ultra Clean Deionized Water

We consistently utilize thoroughly tested deionized water to clean your panels, preventing the accumulation of scaling and mineral deposits caused by hard water.

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Industry-Leading Solar Panel Cleaning Brushes

Our specialized solar brushes effectively eliminate debris and enhance the shine of your panels more efficiently than standard brushes.

No Harmful Chemicals or Soaps

We refrain from using any harmful chemicals or soaps during the washing process to safeguard your panel's warranty.

Our Solar Panel Cleaning Services Include:

High Safety Standards

Our solar cleaners adhere to strict safety protocols by employing gutter guards on ladders, as well as using straps and vests for enhanced visibility.

Before and After photos

We capture before and after images of your solar panel cleaning, providing you with visual evidence of the transformation without the need to ascend onto the roof.

Free Panel Inspection

With every cleaning, we offer a complimentary solar panel inspection and inform you of any damage or wear on your panels.

Sacramento Solar Panel Cleaners You Can Count On

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At Suns Solar Cleaning, we understand the significance of cleaning an investment as substantial as your solar panels, which are among the largest purchases a homeowner will ever make. While some solar panel cleaners may underestimate its importance, resorting to basic methods like spraying panels with a garden hose, applying soap, and brushing it off casually, we hold ourselves to a higher standard.

We recognize the potential risks associated with using hard water and soap on solar panels, including warranty voidance, the buildup of calcium deposits that corrode panels, and residue left behind in micro-crack areas.

That’s why we exclusively use softened deionized water with our industry-leading solar cleaning brushes. This ensures the safe and effective removal of debris from your panels, allowing you to maximize their energy output worry-free.

Additionally, you can have peace of mind knowing that we are a licensed, bonded, and insured business in Sacramento, proficient in professionally cleaning your solar panels.

What Customers Are Saying...

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"Had this company come out today and clean my solar panels. They showed up on time and did a heck of a job on my panels ( over 40 solar panels). These guys took their time and left our panels spotless. Our panels were filthy, first time getting them cleaned . Can't wait to see how much more efficient my panels will be now ! Highly recommended! 5 stars. Thank you guys"
-Alex K
Rocklin, CA
5/5
"There is only one word for this company and that is GREAT. In these times we live in it's nice to do business with real professionals. They speak intelligently, they show up when they say they will and best of all they do a great job for a reasonable price. Use them if you need your solar panels cleaned. Dirty panels don't operate at 100%."
-Sam S.
Antelope, CA
5/5
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"Professional service. Came in on time and took care of my 36 Solar panels. I was hesitant at first but after seeing the results it's unbelievable. Now I'm getting about 20 to 30 percent more power from my panels. Even though they are 2 years old they made them look amazing. I Will most likely get them to clean my panels every year.. Thank you Sun's Solar Crew. GREAT JOB."
-Jaro Stok
Natomas, CA
5/5

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does solar cleaning cost?

Depending on the size of your property, story count, and panel count, you can expect to pay anywhere from $100-$350 for a residential property.

What kind of solar panel cleaning equipment do you use?

We use industry leading commercial solar cleaning equipment such as our Sola-Tecs Series C Brush, a commercial grade generator and deionizer.

Do you clean tesla home solar panels?

We clean all kinds of panels from different companies such as Tesla, Sunpower, Sunrun, and more!

Which areas do you service?

Suns Solar Cleaning services the Greater Sacramento region including a large portion of Placer County and El Dorado County. Please See our list of service areas below.

Services That We Offer

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Removing Paint Overspray

Got paint on your solar system? We can help! Suns Solar Cleaning offers paint overspray removal services that doesn’t involve the use of any harsh chemicals or a paint thinner on photovoltaic cells. We get paint overspray removed safely and effectively so that your solar panels look new again and produce with higher efficiency.

Bird Proofing Barrier Installation

Do you have a problem with pesky pigeons nesting on your roof and under your panels? Our bird proofing service was created to help protect your investment. First, we start off by safely removing any live birds and nests from underneath the panels. Then, we clean under and around the panel areas to remove the roof of any bird poop. Finally, we install a galvanized steel net to protect your investment from pigeons and other critters. Our bird proofing nets clip on to the side of your panel without ever having to do any drilling or glueing.

Before and after solar panel wash

Here's the truth about washing your solar panels.

Have you ever questioned whether your solar panels require cleaning? Many solar installation companies claim that solar panels don’t need cleaning as rain can wash away most dirt.

While rain may slightly improve panel efficiency, it’s insufficient for panels to reach their full capacity when properly cleaned.

In regions like California, where rainfall is scarce and dust accumulates rapidly, it’s highly recommended to clean every solar panel at least every 6 months.

Accumulated dirt, grime, and particles can obstruct solar cells, reducing their exposure to UV rays and resulting in less energy production for your property.

A case study conducted by Google revealed their solar panels lost fifty percent of their energy production after 15 months without cleaning. After cleaning them again 8 months later, they regained 36 percent of their energy production.

It’s widely acknowledged in the industry that most residential solar systems lose anywhere from 20-40 percent of their efficiency on average if not cleaned regularly.

In summary, frequent washing of solar panels is crucial for proper maintenance and ensuring they operate at their highest capacity.

So, when was the last time you had your panels cleaned?

Our company offers professional and safe solar panel cleaning services, eliminating the need for you to risk climbing onto the roof yourself to maintain your investment and energy efficiency.

Should You Clean your Solar Panels By Yourself?

Have you ever considered cleaning your solar panels yourself but hesitated due to uncertainty? While it may appear straightforward initially, there are numerous factors involved in proper cleaning. For homes with panels out of reach, homeowners face the risk of climbing onto their roofs for thorough cleaning. Without specialized safety equipment, they are vulnerable to injury or property damage.

We recommend utilizing an extended water-fed cleaning brush to clean the solar system from the ground whenever possible. While using any ordinary brush and water hose may seem convenient, it poses the risk of scratching panels and leaving mineral deposits from hard water. Moreover, many push brushes leave behind trails of dirt, reducing the effectiveness of the cleaning.

It’s essential to use water softened through a deionizer tank to prevent water spots or buildup. We advise against using soap or chemicals to avoid voiding your warranty. Many solar panel companies may void warranties for systems cleaned with soap due to the potential for micro-damage. Soap residue can also shade panels and attract dirt, making future cleaning more challenging.

The benefit of cleaning solar panels yourself is cost savings. You avoid the expense of hiring another company when you can do it yourself. As evident, there are many aspects to consider in this type of work. However, if you possess the knowledge to stay safe on your roof, have the necessary equipment, and are willing to invest extra time, a do-it-yourself approach to cleaning may be suitable for you.

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