EcoFasten Solar® Blog

- December 16, 2014

Until Next Year....

This is my favorite time of the year by far.  Part of the reason is obvious – the feeling in the air, the Christmas tree is up, hot chocolate with marshmallows, a wood fire burning,...

- December 12, 2014

SnowGuards. Yes, Even For Solar Arrays.

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 in our neck of the woods), managing rooftop snow...

- December 08, 2014

A Rooftop Revolution

This past Tuesday was a cold December day in Vermont, but not so cold that you couldn’t handle being outside for a couple hours.  We reached 20° by 10am, and the hour drive from our...

- December 02, 2014

Solar In The Green Mountains

Being born and raised in Vermont instilled in me a love of many things – the open air, the mountains, hiking, skiing, fishing….and the sun (to name only a few).  If you’ve ever lived...

- November 25, 2014

"A" For Originality?

It’s true what they say; imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. And this goes without saying (but I’ll say it anyway), imitation should not be confused with innovation. Over the...

- November 18, 2014

Ancient Green Architecture

Being in the solar and snow retention industries has been, for lack of a better word, enlightening.  Never in my life have I paid more attention to what’s on a roof, or for that matter,...

- November 11, 2014

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. ...

- November 04, 2014

A SIPs Solution

Installing solar arrays on Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) can be complex, since there is no embedded lumber throughout the structure. The EcoFasten Solar®engineering team loves...

- October 28, 2014

Thank You

This may be one of the shortest posts I ever write, so I’ll get straight to the point…. We want to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who took the time to visit our booth at SPI.  We...

- October 06, 2014

Winterize Your Roof in 10 Easy Steps

Deep down you know it…. winter is lurking right around the corner. The scorching heat of summer is waning and the leaves changing color and fluttering around our lawns (especially up...

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