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….

Project Photos We Love!

Recently, we asked if you might have any installation images using Alpine SnowGuards that you’d be willing to share with us. “Ask and ye shall receive” could not be a truer statement. WOW, did you deliver! Take a look at some of the photos – we couldn’t be happier with not only the response we Keep reading….

How do I know what style snow guard I need?

For those of us who live in locations that receive any amount of snow during the course of the winter (even in the autumn and spring up here in our neck of the woods), managing rooftop snow is essential in protecting the areas immediately surrounding our homes and businesses, where people walk and play, where Keep reading….

Managing Snow on Solar: You Have Options

At Alpine SnowGuards and EcoFasten Solar, we know that managing snow on a solar array can be tricky business. In North America, over 75% of the roofs installed on residential construction projects are asphaltic composition shingles. If you live in or own a building with this type of roofing, and live in an area that Keep reading….

The Integrity of the Roof

Many of the solar installation professionals out there (hopefully) know that the biggest priority when installing an array is the act of maintaining the integrity of the roof. If you install an array and then weeks, months, or years later, the fastener points leak, your company’s integrity will most likely be on the line. No 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….

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….

Is Snow Avalanching Off Your Solar Panels?

                     Does Your Solar Array Need a Snow and Ice Management System?   Are you the proud owner of a solar array in a geographical area that does not normally experience winter conditions that include snow and ice, but recently got slammed by old man winter?  Or do you live in an area where you expect winter Keep reading….