METALCON 2017

In just 2 weeks Alpine SnowGuards will once again be at METALCON! I love that the show always falls in October – or as some of my friends in the industry refer to it, “ROCKtober”. Alpine’s wide variety of options and configurations for managing rooftop snow spans all roof types, but since this week is Keep reading….

EcoFasten Solar Tradeshow Calendar: Remainder of 2017

As Q1 comes to a close, the crew at EcoFasten Solar finds ourselves with 3 tradeshows already behind us. I just can’t believe how fast the time goes! And even though we always send thank you and follow-up emails, I still would like to say in this (very) public forum, “THANK YOU”. Thank you to Keep reading….

50+ Snow Management Solutions for ALL Roof Types

What makes Alpine SnowGuards the industry leader in snow management? Experience. Dedication. Precision-based knowledge. Foresight. Brian Stearns, the President and Founder of Alpine SnowGuards started his roofing career in the slate roofing industry in the 1970’s.  As his career expanded, Brian began making his own snow guards due to the fact that he couldn’t find Keep reading….

EcoFasten Solar: We’ll See You at SPI!

The SPI show floor opens in under 4 hours! Yay! It’s so hard to believe it’s already here….I don’t know about you, but I feel like we JUST returned from Intersolar. If you’re at the show this year, stop by and say hi to the EcoFasten Solar crew at booth 3071. Making our booth their home Keep reading….

2015 and 2016: A Look Back and a Look Ahead

It’s hard to believe 2016 is here. Last year went by in what seems like the blink of an eye. Every year I ask the same thing, “HOW did that happen?” 2015 was a very abundant, productive year for EcoFasten Solar. On the tradeshow front, we exhibited with our Sister Company, Alpine SnowGuards at the Keep reading….

METALCON 2015

Last week Alpine SnowGuards and EcoFasten Solar co-exhibited at Metalcon in Tampa, and it was so great to see so many familiar faces and many new ones alike! The more roofing industry shows we attend, the more solar interactions we find ourselves having, and Metalcon was no different. It makes sense! Roof-mounted solar is part of Keep reading….

5 Reasons You Can’t Miss Intersolar

It’s incredibly hard to believe that in just 7 weeks, we’ll be at Intersolar North America! To put that into perspective, 7 weeks ago was the week after Easter (with snow still covering many parts of our stomping grounds in Vermont). It’s ridiculous how fast that time has flown by….Thankfully, summer-like weather is here (it’s supposed to Keep reading….

5 Reasons Your Company Should Be at the 2015 International Roofing Expo

The International Roofing Expo (IRE) has grown considerably in the past few years.  Vegas was the venue in 2014, and what a show it was, with 9,568 attendees – the largest attendance in the show’s history! This year the show is headed to New Orleans, and will run from February 24th through February 26th.  As Keep reading….

Thank You: SPI 2014

This may be one of the shortest posts I ever write, so I’ll get straight to the point…. We want to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who took the time to visit our booth at SPI.  We saw a truly amazing turnout, and we are grateful to be in such a fantastic industry, Keep reading….

Your Après SPI Planner: 11 Things to Do in Vegas for Under $20

Well….It’s finally here!  Solar Power International opens its doors to the show floor today at 10:00 am, and the fifteen THOUSAND expected attendees filtering in will begin taking in all that the show has to offer.  Master speakers, educational and training sessions, the annual SPI Tweetup hosted by Solar Fred, and over 700 exhibitors including manufacturers, installers, Keep reading….