How Do Snow Guards Work? (Part 1: Pad-Style)

How do snow guards work? Believe it or not, this is a highly debated question within the construction and snow retention industries. It’s a common misconception that snow guards are intended to break up snow and ice into little pieces, basically cut up the mass, so that it comes off in smaller pieces. It’s easy to understand how people with limited knowledge of snow retention might READ THE REST….

Pad-Style Snow Guards: Historical. Timeless. Traditional. Classic.

You’ve seen them gracing the rooftops of many buildings, but did you know that pad-style snow guards offer a great source for snow management, while also lending a classic look to any roof? It’s true, and with such a wide, diversified pad-style product line, we have no doubt we can provide the snow guard that’s right for the project, the roof, and for individual tastes. Let’s READ THE REST….

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 Nature had a different plan in store for them entirely.  Their READ THE REST….