Getting Rid of Pigeons under Solar Panels in Worcestershire
Solar Panel Protection from Pigeons in Worcestershire
The city council of Worcestershire is encouraging its residents to make homes more energy efficient and reduce its carbon footprint. In fact, the city council runs the Energy Efficiency Advice Scheme, a program that provides free advice to householders. Also, the Warmer Worcestershire project provides advice on improving the energy efficiency and insulation of homes in the area.
If you already have a solar photovoltaic system installed in your home, you need to keep it in excellent working condition in order for you to maximize your investment. Like any household appliance, solar PVs are subject to normal wear and tear. However, some external factors can accelerate the deterioration of the system if preventive measures are not put in place.
One of these factors is the damage caused by pigeons and other bird pests. Large flocks of birds typically congregate on roofs, leaving their excrement on any available surface including rooftop solar panels. The droppings, aside from posing a significant health hazard to humans due to the presence of bacteria such as salmonella, can also cause a significant reduction in the output of your solar panel system. During nesting season, some pigeons may also build nests of twigs and straw in the recesses under the panels, often displacing sensitive wiring.
Getting rid of Pigeons under Solar Panels with Direct Solar Care
The best thing to do to prevent all kinds of damage caused by pigeons is to install an effective and durable pigeon-deterrent mechanism. Direct Solar Care offers a quick and efficient solution to this, tailor-fit to your specific needs. Our pigeon deterrent mesh is crafted from durable galvanized steel for maximum strength. It comes with just the right size of holes (10x15mm) to keep birds and other pests from bothering your solar panels but also allow sufficient ventilation.
The mesh comes with clips, making it very easy to install and remove for maintenance. It also does not require any drilling, reducing the risks of unintentionally damaging your solar panels during installation or removal. Plus, our guttering and solar panel cleaning services will make your solar panel system look and work like brand-new in no time. All this comes with a 10-year guarantee inclusive of materials and labour—certainly an excellent deal!
The Direct Solar Care Solution to Pigeon Solar Panel Problem - Efficient and Quick Process.
- Assess the situation ensuring all safety precautions are in place before work commences.
- Remove nests, birds and debris
- Fit the Mesh with our specially manufactured clips, exclusive to direct
- Take Photographs
- Email over photographs, invoice and warranty. Follow up call
Sort your Pest Problem today - Contact Direct Solar Care
Don’t wait until pigeons have already caused expensive damage to your solar panels before you take action. Call our friendly solar panel pigeon protection specialists at 0800 088 6392 and ask about our pigeon proofing bundles. We’ll find one that suits your particular needs and budget. We have a team ready to dispatch to Worcestershire to serve you.