EcoFasten Solar to Debut FOUR New Products at Intersolar!

With just 20 days separating us from opening day of Intersolar N.A., the excitement in the air is palpable here at EcoFasten Solar. Everyone from Marketing (hey wait, that’s me!), to sales, production and shipping is getting stoked. That familiar July feeling is here….on the home front, that’s a very welcome feeling, especially up here in VT, Keep reading….

3 Ways to Prevent a Solavalanche

Most of you already knew this, but in case you didn’t (it never hurts repeating), Alpine SnowGuards led the charge in engineering snow management systems that were designed specifically for use on solar arrays. In fact, we currently manufacture 3 systems, each with its own unique features, making deciding which system to go with a Keep reading….

Tile Roofs: 8 Essential Tips For Successful PV Mounting

Our R&D and Engineering teams have invested a lot of time in developing PV mounting solutions for tile roofs. Our end goal is always to provide installers with solutions that are easy to install, minimize your time on the roof, won’t break the bank, and that meet and exceed all known building codes. Tile roofing Keep reading….

Cut Installation Costs with NEW SimpleBlock from EcoFasten Solar

When it comes to mounting solar on metal standing seam roofing, our ASG Clamps have been a go-to for installers for years now, due not only to the ease of installation, but also because the two oval-point set screws don’t penetrate the roofing material or void roofing manufacturer’s warranties. We’ve heard great things about our 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….

Solar Snow Management Application Chart – Alpine SnowGuards & EcoFasten Solar

If a solar install project you’re working on or have completed requires a snow management solution, you’ll want to read this. And if you’re in New England, like us, you woke up to a TON of snow this morning, so this is as great a time as any to talk about snow on solar. We Keep reading….

Solar Power Northeast: EcoFasten Solar Will Be There!

I don’t know about you, but I cannot BELIEVE the start of Solar Power Northeast (formerly PV Conference & Expo, formerly PV America) is in 6 days!  EcoFasten Solar will be at booth 514, so make sure to stop by, meet the crew, say hello, and see what’s NEW! The event, again being held at Keep reading….

Super Bowl LI: Powered by Solar

As Super Bowl LI nears, and as those of us in New England, Atlanta, and all over the country gear up for the big game, there is so much focus on the teams, while the stadium in which they’ll play is sort of in the shadows. But it shouldn’t be. NRG Stadium is home to Keep reading….

Best Practices: Installing PV on Tile

After a long winter’s nap, it’s time to get back into the swing of things. There’s work to be done, solar to install, and milestones to be met. What roof type will the majority of your installs be on in 2017? While comp shingle and metal make up the majority of roof types in the northeast, Keep reading….

Merry Christmas from EcoFasten Solar & Alpine SnowGuards

Ah, Christmas.  If you celebrate it or not, I think I speak for many of us when I say this is my favorite time of the year.  The feeling in the air, the bright lights, hot chocolate with marshmallows, a wood fire burning, snowman-making, baking, sledding, snowball fights, and the fact that my sweet, 10 year old tween Keep reading….