Shout Out to the National Slate Association

For those of you who read my blogs, you already know that I’m passionate about historic roofing and the evolution of the roofing industry. Starting tomorrow, the National Slate Association is hosting an event in Washington, D.C. – you can find all of the details here. This association has worked diligently to promote the understanding Keep reading . . .

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 . . .

5 Reasons You Can’t Miss Western Roofing Expo

In just 11 days, Alpine SnowGuards will be in Las Vegas, exhibiting at Western Roofing Expo 2017. This will be the first WRE we’ve exhibited at, and we couldn’t be more excited about it.           The event takes place at Paris® Las Vegas and has been touted as the western roofing 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 . . .

Winter Storm Juno – Not Your Gutters BFF

Let me first start by saying that I’m not a big fan of the meteorologists of the world naming winter storms.  I don’t know why it bothers me…maybe because I’m a lifelong Vermonter, and storms are par for the course?  I don’t know the reason, but I do know that I’m happy we were spared Keep reading . . .

Alpine SnowGuards Returns from the International Roofing Expo

IRE 2014  – What a show! With our destination, the 2014 International Roofing Expo set in our sights, we flew out of Burlington, Vermont the afternoon of Tuesday, February 25th.  Lately we have had some pretty decent snow storms in our neck of the woods, so flying from Burlington thru Philadelphia en route to Vegas, while seemingly Keep reading . . .