Discover Solar Snow Management Before the Snow Flies

I’ve written about the phenomenon of roof avalanches before, and how to put an end to them for good.  Just last night, as I glanced at the calendar in my kitchen pantry, I realized my Son goes back to school in less than a month, and I thought it would be a good idea to revisit this topic again, especially since (gasp!) fall will be here READ THE REST….

9 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Solar Installer

So, you’re going solar.  Good for you!  You’ll be so happy you did.  You’ll save money….over the long-term the average 20 year savings for Americans who make the move to solar is projected to be over $20,000.  That’s a LOT!  Plus, solar energy creates zero pollution by harnessing a completely renewable resource.  Zero. Yeah, it’s a pretty big deal. Some things to consider before making the leap: Be READ THE REST….

A Universal Mounting Solution for Corrugated Metal? Check!

Our President, Brian Stearns, along with our engineering crew, who I have to say is ridiculously rich with talent, have designed a solar roof mount solution for attaching solar panels to a corrugated metal roof.  So….what’s the big deal about that?  The big deal is found in the design itself. Almost all of the installers we’ve talked to who do installations on metal roofs have said READ THE REST….

All New Alpine SnowGuards Website: Designed with Roofing Contractors in Mind

We are extremely proud of the recent launch of our all new website and we wanted you to be aware of how it can make your life easier, and also let you know what’s so great about it. First, we redesigned the entire site with streamlined navigation, making it easier to use, and faster for you to find what you’re looking for.  We want our customers to READ THE REST….

EcoFasten Solar Returns from Intersolar 2014

As noted by California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr., the state has a rich history of innovation – this is the location so many people from around the world came to in droves, to mine for gold.  The Governor stated that, in regards to the solar industry, “there is a real mining of the imagination even more powerful than the mining of the Sierra’s for gold.”  And READ THE REST….

The Proof is on the Roof: Installation Images

At the end of April I published a post entitled, “Sometimes you just want to see photos!” – since then, we’ve unveiled our completely revamped EcoFasten Solar® website, exhibited at PV America in Boston, and today through Thursday, at Intersolar in San Francisco (stop by booth #9033 and see what’s new). During all of the excitement this year has brought, lots of you have been sending READ THE REST….

PV America: Small Venue….BIG Turnout!

#222 – our booth number at PV America.  An even-number lovers dream.  It’s hard to wrap my brain around the fact that it’s already been over a week since the start of the show.  How did that happen?  Addie, one of our EcoFasten Solar® gurus and I got back to the office at 9:00  Wednesday night,  following 3 days at the Boston Convention Center.  Thank you to all who stopped READ THE REST….