A Marriage of Sun and Snow

Sister Companies Alpine SnowGuards and EcoFasten Solar work very closely together – in fact, the birth of EcoFasten Solar was made possible entirely due to the existence of Alpine SnowGuards. Formed in 1998, Alpine SnowGuards very quickly became the industry leader in snow management systems.  Being founded by a former roofer provided the knowledge and precision-based Keep reading….

Don’t Overlook Solar Snow Management

With winter storm Astro already dumping almost 17” of fresh snow on some areas of the Upper Midwest and Western Great Lakes, it’s sinking in that winter has officially made its debut.  As a skier and a lover of ice fishing, I look forward to the snow.…even if it means I have to endure the Keep reading….

Installation Photos: A Solution for Every Roof Type

Solar.  We all know it’s a big deal.  Installations are at an all-time record high, with 140,000 new installs in 2013, and almost 6.6 GW forecasted to come online through 2014.  Q1 of 2014 saw a 79% increase in installed solar PV over the same period in 2013.  The future looks bright, my friends. With Keep reading….

Discover Solar Snow Management Before the Snow Flies

I’ve written about the phenomenon of roof avalanches before, and how to put an end to them for good.  Just last night, as I glanced at the calendar in my kitchen pantry, I realized my Son goes back to school in less than a month, and I thought it would be a good idea to Keep reading….

Sometimes You Just Want to See Photos!

If I told you we manufacture solar roof mounts AND snow guards, you might wonder how the two are connected, but when you consider that our snow guard business prompted solar installers to ask if our roof penetrations and flashings could also be used for installing solar arrays, a clear connection can be made.  Through Keep reading….

Don’t miss us at NERCA March 26th and 27th

We are looking forward to seeing everyone at NERCA 2014 at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino & Resort in Atlantic City, NJ. Stop by booth #329 to say hello to Zach, Kris and Kelly, view our products and find out how we can help you with all of your snow management needs. Alpine SnowGuards® (Sister Keep reading….

Will You Be Attending the International Roofing Expo in Las Vegas Next Week?

We would love to see you there! Alpine SnowGuards®, Sister company of EcoFasten Solar® is anticipating catching up with all who attend the International Roofing Expo (IRE) at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas February 26th – 28th. Keep an eye out for us and make sure to stop by booth #1875 to Keep reading….

2014 Is Shaping Up to Be an Amazing Year….

Following decades of experience in the roofing industry, Vermont-based manufacturer Alpine SnowGuards® evolved its manufacturing business significantly, and through this growth, Sister company EcoFasten Solar® was born. Now BOTH companies are revved up for an exciting year ahead! We are thrilled to be exhibitors at 6 major tradeshows this year!  We can’t wait to show Keep reading….