If I told you we manufacture solar roof mounts AND snow guards, you might wonder how the two are connected, but when you consider that our snow guard business prompted solar installers to ask if our roof penetrations and flashings could also be used for installing solar arrays, a clear connection can be made. Through Alpine SnowGuards® growth and success, EcoFasten Solar® was born. We have READ THE REST….
Way back in 1873 there was widespread global concern that the Earth’s population would soon consume all known resources of coal, and so experimentation with solar power began, continuing until the onset of WWI. Flash forward 141 years to 2014, the infancy stages of what has been called “the solar century”, and solar power can be found far and wide. With so many of us going READ THE REST….
It never ceases to amaze me that in the span of just one year, 2012 to 2013, solar installations increased by a truly substantial amount – 41% to be precise! The decreasing cost of solar afforded the number of solar installations the capacity to grow exponentially. Just imagine what 2014 will lead to in the world of solar power….pretty safe to say it will be another record-breaking year. READ THE REST….
No, no one here won the lottery (darn). Our BIG news is all about YOU, our customer – you who have supported us, used our products, came back for more and spread the word about how straightforward, fast and easy it is to install the EcoFasten Solar line of products. Introducing our latest in solar roof mount solutions…. (drumroll, please) CONDUIT MOUNT TILE SYSTEM CONDUIT MOUNT BRACKET READ THE REST….
Hot off the heels of our late February trip to the International Roofing Expo (IRE) in Las Vegas, Alpine SnowGuards® has just returned from another industry tradeshow – this year’s NERCA convention in Atlantic City, NJ. Our own Kelly, Kris and Zach were supposed to fly out from Burlington, Vermont Tuesday evening, but Mother Nature had a different plan in store for them entirely. Their READ THE REST….