Custom Snow Guards? No Problem!

Custom adjective • cus-tom 1: Made or performed according to personal order 2: Specializing in custom work or operation Industry leader Alpine SnowGuards was born in the mid-1990’s, and we’ve been engaged in engineering rugged rooftop snow management systems ever since. In fact, the entire reason for our existence is due to the fact that 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….

Leadership in Solar

Twelve days until Christmas. Can you believe it? I can almost hear the drummers drumming, and I find myself more excited for Christmas in my 40’s than I ever was as a kid. Why? I guess it’s because I have a 10 year old who still believes, and it’s amazing….no, it’s awesome….to see things through his Keep reading….

Tile Hook Flashing – It’s Almost Too Easy

If you’ve ever installed a solar array on a tile roof, you know that there are systems available that’ll make your time on the roof faster and easier. EcoFasten Solar’s Tile Flashing System was the only solution like it until fairly recently, when a few other mounting manufacturers started following suit. It’s a great idea for a number Keep reading….

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. Keep reading….

4 New Videos That Will Make Your Installs Faster and Easier

Over the past year or so, we’ve heard from many installers and distributors about how helpful they’ve found the installation videos we’ve been busy creating for many of our products. Fairly recently, 4 new videos have been completed and added to our website. Each represents a different roof type (low-slope, corrugated metal, metal standing seam 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….