Solar Panel Maintenance

Solar panels are a great investment for those who’d like to have renewable electrical resources for the next decades. Residents in sunny states like Arizona can greatly benefit from solar energy.

However, just like other devices, solar panel cleaning and maintenance are necessary to maintain their peak condition and last longer. 

If you need a professional to maintain and clean your solar panels, don’t worry, Assurance Electrical Services in Prescott, AZ, is ready to serve you!

We provide affordable solar system services without compromising energy efficiency and quality. Aside from our long industry experience, we take pride in using nothing but the best equipment to help you reap a higher return on investments.

Assurance Electrical Services is your go-to contractor when it comes to anything solar here in Prescott, AZ!

Solar Panel Maintenance Tips

Maintaining your solar panels is important to ensure their long-term efficiency. Here are some tips for keeping your solar panels in good condition:

  • Check your solar panels for damage or debris regularly and clean them as needed.
  • Check for any physical damage or obstructions that could block the panels to absorb sunlight.
  • Make sure that the wiring and connectors are in good condition and properly connected.
  • Keep the panels shaded when not in use to prevent overheating.
  • Scan your solar monitoring systems regularly to ensure that everything is working properly.


Solar panels are beneficial especially to homeowners that want to remove the stress of their monthly electricity bill. Solar panels cost a lot of money, however, when properly maintained, they would be a worthy investment.

For starters, solar panels actually require very little maintenance, which means you can opt for annual inspection and cleaning. There are times, however, when solar panels may need a little more attention.

In addition, there is a solar panel warranty given by solar companies. Any defects or damages found in the solar panel would be fixed by the company. Most solar companies would have a long-term warranty that could last up to twenty years.

If you spot any of the following problems with your solar panels, don’t hesitate to call an expert solar contractor for help:

Solar Panel Maintenance
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1. Dirty Panels

Solar panels work best when they are clean. If they get too dirty, it will affect their ability to convert sunlight into energy. Regular panel cleaning is recommended, especially during winter or rainy season.

4. Obstructed Panels

If there are any trees, bushes, or other objects blocking your solar panels from getting direct sunlight, it will affect their ability to produce energy. Make sure to keep the area around your solar panels clean so that they can absorb as much sunlight as possible.

2. Cloudy Panels

During the winter months when there is a lot of snow, you may find that your solar panels are not producing as much power as they usually do. This is usually caused by the snow buildup in your panels. Whether it is a light layer of snow or a deep layer of snow, a cloudy panel is not as efficient.

5. Inefficient Wiring

If the wiring on your solar panels is not in good condition, it will affect their ability to produce energy. Make sure to check the wiring and connectors regularly to ensure that they are in good condition and properly connected.

3. Damaged Panels

If you notice any cracks, leaks, or broken parts on your solar panels, it is important to call an expert and have them repaired as soon as possible. Damaged panels will not be able to convert sunlight into energy as efficiently as they should.

6. Overheating Panels

Too much direct sunlight exposure may cause overheated panels, leading to breakages or wiring damage. To prevent this, make sure to keep the panels shaded when not in use.

Keep in mind that solar panels are an investment, and like any other assets, they need to be taken care of. If you’re not confident about the cleaning and maintenance procedures of your solar panel systems, don’t hesitate to call a licensed and certified solar contractor.

Our Solar Panel Maintenance Solutions

We offer full-service maintenance of solar panels in Prescott, AZ. These are the signs that your solar system needs maintenance:

  • Solar panel systems are filled with dust and debris
  • Bird droppings on your solar panels
  • Ice build-up
  • Corrosion
  • Loose wirings
  • Malfunctioning solar inverter/solar PV system faults


We will provide you with our solar system maintenance costs and proposals based on the following factors:

  • Location
  • Roof pitch
  • Size
  • Maintenance needed
  • Preferred brand of service tools
  • Panel condition
  • Inverter type
  • Surrounding environment

Solutions We Offer For Your Solar Panels

Solar Panel Inspection

We’ll inspect your solar panels for any issues in your system and ensure that they are functioning properly. The inspection includes the following:
1. Evaluation of the overall efficiency and performance of your whole solar panel system
2. Visual inspection for any damages, moisture penetration, cracks, and corrosion.
3. Inspection of the mounting system
4. Test your inverters, cable connections, and display for any malfunctions

Solar Panel Cleaning

Although you can clean solar panels by yourself, you might want to opt for a professional’s help instead.

Solar system panels can lose up to 25% of their efficiency if not cleaned properly. We recommend cleaning solar panels at least twice a year to ensure you’re free from any possible damages brought about by debris.

Why You Should Trust Us For Your Solar System Problems

Assurance Electrical Services is a highly-trusted electrical and solar energy company in Prescott, Arizona. 

With over 20 years of experience in the industry, we have provided an outstanding experience for each of our customers through consistent quality work and unsurpassed client service on every solar system project. 

We follow these key values for our continuing long-term success in the solar industry:

Energy Efficiency

We commit to installing solar panels that are guaranteed efficient for your home’s energy needs. 

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High ROI

As a lifelong investment, our quality solar services will help you reap higher returns!

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We only use solar products that are high quality, durable, and long-lasting.

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Good Customer Service

We do the right thing, offer fair quotes, and exceed your expectations.

Contact our customer service today and experience top-of-the-line solar panel solutions that will serve you and your home well for long years!

We Are Your Full-Service
Solar Energy Contractor

If you’re among the thousands of household owners suffering from high electricity bills monthly, it’s time to go solar now!

At Assurance Electrical Services we offer you the highest quality solar services at reasonable rates. Your satisfaction is always our number one goal!

Why stick with expensive, traditional energy solutions when you can enjoy the freedom of free, solar-powered energy?

Get our solar services today and let the sun’s energy do the work for you moving forward. Connect with us now to book an appointment or get a quotation!

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