T-Minus One Week Until the SPI Show Floor Opens!

WHAT?!?!….am I the only one who feels like SPI 2013 was just a few months ago?  It’s astounding how quickly this past year has gone. If you plan on being there, stop by and say hi to the EcoFasten Solar® crew at booth #2351.  Making our booth their home for the show this year are Keep reading….

8 Interesting Facts About Solar Power

A ridiculous amount of interesting facts and statistics surround the solar industry, and every time I write one of these posts, I fall more deeply in love with solar power.  What a first-class industry to be in – renewable energy, saving money, saving the planet….yeah, those things are important, and I’m always happy to share facts Keep reading….

SPI 2014: 6 Reasons You Should Go

The entire solar community is talking about it. SPI 2014.  Being held this year in Las Vegas, SPI is quite literally the only location on the planet that will showcase the solar industry’s newest, most innovative, trending products and solutions this fall. On October 20th, it all begins, with pre-conference workshops, the opening general session & networking reception, which Keep reading….

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 Keep reading….

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 Keep reading….

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 Keep reading….

A Tile Flashing System that’s fast AND easy to install? Yeah, we’ve got that.

You know the drill.  You’ve gone through it countless times.  Mounting solar panels to a tile roof can be quite a hassle – all the cutting, drilling, grinding and replacing of tiles….it’s never ending, and it’s an additional liability for solar installers.  Not to mention the incredible amount of time it adds to an overall Keep reading….

Top 5 Reasons You Won’t Want to Miss PV America

It’s hard to believe that PV America is less than 5 weeks away!  To put that into perspective, 5 weeks ago found us at the week leading up to Easter Sunday (with snow still covering parts of my yard.)  Whew!  It’s astounding how fast that went by….Thankfully, summer-like weather is here and gradually, as buds Keep reading….

North East Roofing Contractors Association (NERCA) a Success!

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 Keep reading….