Because Membrane Roofs Need Snow Guards, Too!

Although Alpine SnowGuards manufactures solutions for all roof types, membrane seems to be the one roof type that’s becoming more and more popular. Snow guards are an extremely important consideration for any low-friction, sloped roof, such as membrane. Because membrane is a low-friction coating, the installation of snow guards will prevent any accumulated snow from barreling off the roof, and posing a risk to anything in the area READ THE REST….

The Path to the Future?

Did you know that today, November 22nd is “Go For a Ride Day”? The idea is that we all get outside and go for a ride on our bike, or even in our car. I ride my bike often, and I walk and run as much as possible, but this morning there’s 14” of snow at my house and by the time I left for work at READ THE REST….

Top 4 Avoidable Hazards in the Construction Industry

According to Business Insider, and for obvious reasons, one of the top 10 most dangerous jobs in America is working in the construction industry – which includes roofers and solar installer. Working with heavy equipment, power or hand tools, and debris, construction workers often find themselves working at elevations most of us would never feel comfortable with. Add to that hazardous weather and inadequate safety measures READ THE REST….

Did You Know?: 6 Interesting Facts About Solar Energy

This, the 4th installment of the “Interesting Facts About Solar Energy” series, finds us on election day 2016! If you haven’t already, I hope you all make a point to get out and VOTE today. No matter what your political views are, I know we can all agree that the solar industry continues to boom. So many of us are making the choice to go solar READ THE REST….

Hot Off the Heels of METALCON

We wanted to say a quick “thank you” to everyone who stopped by our booth at METALCON 2016! Jolene, Alec, and April enjoyed talking with you, and showing you why Alpine SnowGuards and EcoFasten Solar are the industry leaders in both rooftop snow management solutions and solar roof mounts. Baltimore, with the Inner Harbor always so stunning, and with the beautiful, historic buildings, was a great city for READ THE REST….