4 Projects You Shared with Us [Installation Images]

If you’re a regular reader of our blog, as I know many of you are, you know that every few months we have new project installation images to share with our readers. And this time it’s no different – with a slew of our clients sending us their project and installation photos, I’m sure you can imagine how hard it must be to choose just 3-4 KEEP READING

Especially for You: Calculator Upgrade – Phase II

Our top-rated gratitude simulator has been upgraded is better than ever with a slick new appreciation interface and now features synthetic smile technology. Just kidding, but not too far off the mark…. Back in July, we launched Phase I of our Online Project Calculator upgrades. Those updates included the integration of pad-style snow guards, making our somewhat archaic pad-style calculator obsolete. We also added a summary KEEP READING

7 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Roofing Contractor

So, you’re looking into getting your roof repaired….or maybe you’re in the market for a complete re-roof. If either scenario sounds familiar, there are definitely some questions you should ask prospective roofers (notice the “s” on roofers. I added it because you can do yourself a favor by talking to more than one). The questions you ask will help you make an informed decision, compare apples KEEP READING

7 Pipe-Style Snow Guard Accessories and How to Install Them

If you’ve ever installed a pipe-style snow guard, you know there are accessories that were designed specifically to be used with the system. Some are necessary requirements of a successful snow management system, while others are optional additions that were designed to beef up the way your system manages the snow on your roof. It’s important to note that most snow guard accessories are used to KEEP READING

Enter Our “Who Wore it Best?” Photo Contest for a Chance to Win!

2018 has been an exciting year for Alpine SnowGuards so far. Not only have we seen the designs of EIGHT new products become a reality (and a success), we’ve also decided to develop some new marketing materials. Don’t get me wrong – ads, editorials, blogs, newsletters, and social updates are all aspects of my job that I enjoy very much, and there’s just something about the KEEP READING

August at Alpine: Clamp-to-Seam Special

Tomorrow, August 1st, will be the official launch of our “August Special”. If you’re looking for a snow guard system for standing seam metal roofing, take a look at our clamp-to-seam line of snow guards, and receive an ADDITIONAL 10% OFF when you place your order by August 31st. Of all the residential metal roofing options that are available today, metal standing seam is the most KEEP READING

PP115: A Trusted Solution for Membrane Roofs (EPDM, TPO & PVC)

At Alpine SnowGuards, we pride ourselves on doing the right thing, as opposed to the easy thing. Well, one such “right” opportunity presented itself recently, and I’m happy to have this forum as a way to tell you all about it! I’m referring to one of the systems that’s part of our July Special, the PP115 pipe-style system for membrane roofing. The PP115 is, and has KEEP READING

Calculator Upgrade: Now for Pad-Style Snow Guards, too!

Late last week we launched our improved Online Project Calculator and we wanted you to be among the first to know about it! We are confident that you’ll appreciate the changes/additions to the calculator that will make things much faster and easier for you, our cherished clients. YOU are what is most important to us here at Alpine SnowGuards, so we’ve decided to streamline our Online KEEP READING

A Star-Spangled July Special

Tomorrow is Independence Day. How will you be celebrating? At my house, we’ll go to the town parade, eat some fried dough at the carnival afterwards, head home and swim in the pool (it’s going to be 95° in Vermont tomorrow with no clouds in the sky), cook up some pulled pork and watch the fireworks at dusk. At Alpine SnowGuards, we’re celebrating by offering a KEEP READING

Installation Images: Ask and Ye Shall Receive

Ahhhh. Summer. It’s finally here! We got our first snowfall in October last year, so this has been a long time coming, and, for this lady anyway, it’s a very welcome change. It’s in the late Spring or early Summer that I send one of our, “Do you have install images to share?” emails. You know what they say: Ask and ye shall receive. Let me KEEP READING