EcoFasten Solar® Blog

- September 23, 2014

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...

- September 16, 2014

The Fastest Install in the Industry

GreenFasten™ - the solar roof mounting solution for composition shingle roofs. There's a reason the top 3 installers in the U.S. rely on it for fast, easy, hassle-free installations. ...

- September 09, 2014

SPI 2014: 6 Reasons You Should Go

The entire solar community is talking about it. SPI 2014.  Being held this year in Las Vegas, SPI is quite literally the only location on the planet that will showcase the solar industry’s...

- September 02, 2014

QuikFoot: Roof Mount Solution for Coastal Locations

We all know that our coastlines get hammered with dramatically stronger winds than inland locations. Inland wind tends to settle much lower, down near the ground, due to the drag from...

- August 26, 2014

An Installers Guide to EcoFasten Solar Brackets

When I walked through the door on my first day at EcoFasten Solar, I was baffled by all of the products that were being put in front of me, with names I was sure I would never remember...

- August 12, 2014

The History of the Power of Solar

Every year, every day, every hour, and every minute, a vast amount of energy is emitted from our greatest renewable resource, and the world is utilizing it on a grand scale.  But how...

- August 05, 2014

Give Me 6 Minutes and I’ll Answer 6 Common Roofing Questions

The roof over your head is the single most important part of your home – it keeps the elements out, and the heat (or cool air) in.  With so many types of roofing materials, varying...

- July 29, 2014

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...

- July 22, 2014

10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Solar Installer

So, you’re going solar.  Good for you!  You will be so happy you did.  You’ll save money -  over the long-term the average 20 year savings for Americans who made the move to solar is...

- July 17, 2014

A Universal Mounting Solution for Corrugated Metal? Check!

Our President, Brian Stearns, along with our engineering crew, who I have to say is ridiculously rich with talent, have designed a solar roof mount solution for attaching solar panels...

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EcoFasten Solar® designs, engineers and manufactures patented, watertight solar roof mounts and components. As an industry leader, we work closely with leading solar developers, racking system providers, roofing manufacturers and commercial...