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21st Century Business Marketing

Roofs and snow have been around since mankind first started roaming the earth; those of us in this trade are simply standing on the shoulders of the giants and great craftsmen who have gone before us--this trade is literally thousands of years old. But video marketing?... That's a different kettle of fish altogether! Yesterday we [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:44+00:00 January 24th, 2013|installation, portfolio, rib guards, roof installation, safety, snow guards, videos|Comments Off on 21st Century Business Marketing

Hurricane Sandy, Hail Storms, and Snow Season

We recently had a call from a domestic-use customer who informed us of their Sno Shield Rib Guard Snow Guards as out-lasting the roof itself after a freak hail storm hit the area... the Rib Guards remained intact, but unfortunately the roof needed replacing. Whether or not our guards could hold on during something like [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:45+00:00 December 1st, 2012|portfolio, rib guards, roof damage, safety, snow guards, snow retention|Comments Off on Hurricane Sandy, Hail Storms, and Snow Season

How to Install Rib Guard snow guard

In this video, Matt Riley demonstrates how to install the Sno Shield Rib Guard snow guard. I’m Matt with Sno Shield. Today we’re going to show you how to install a Rib Guard on a standing seam metal roof. Now this particular system has Color Armor which is made from the same material as your [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:45+00:00 April 21st, 2012|installation, rib guards|Comments Off on How to Install Rib Guard snow guard

Adhesive Deadline

We are getting numerous calls about whether or not the SB-190 will still cure before the snow starts flying. If you live in a region where you think temperatures will reach 50º F (10º C) for atleast 12 to 14 more days, then go for it.  The days do not need to be continuous days either, they [...]

By | 2010-10-23T01:56:00+00:00 October 23rd, 2010|rib guards, snow guards, standing seam rib|Comments Off on Adhesive Deadline

Clamp On Snow Guards versus Snow Fence

For a while snow fence and snow rail systems where considered the better option to Snow Guards. Some “experts” even said their products were so much more the superior because they only needed one row to keep snow and ice from sliding off a roof. Lately when I pass by large metal roofs I see [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 August 13th, 2010|rib guards, snow fence, snow guards|Comments Off on Clamp On Snow Guards versus Snow Fence

Can I Install Snow Guards in the Winter Months?

Anyone who has installed snow guards in winter months knows it can be a frustrating adventure.  Not only do you have to worry about the working conditions, good snow guard adhesives need 30 days above 50 degrees to cure properly.  If you have the opportunity to use clamp on snow guards then you should do [...]

By | 2016-10-19T12:38:46+00:00 November 4th, 2009|installation, rib guards, snow guards|Comments Off on Can I Install Snow Guards in the Winter Months?