Vlog: The Problem With Cone-Style Solar Roof Mounts

Quick Mount PV’s Elevated Water Seal technology stands above the competition. Some competing mounts feature raised cones to help divert rainwater, however they fail to cap off and seal the cone.  In heavy rains, excessive water can flow into L-foot cavity and make its way to the roof penetration.

Our L-Mount is the most cost-effective waterproof solar roof mount on the market and features our patented Elevated Water Seal Technology.

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Not All Tile Hooks Are Created Equal

A robustly engineered tile hook reduces noise, tile breakage, water intrusion and more. Watch now and learn about the differences in tile hooks on the market and the reasons to install using a robustly engineered hook that is properly flashed.

Solar Roof Talk Episode 3! Rail-based vs Rail-free – Part 2

Quick Mount PV is proud to present Solar Roof Talk, a podcast series for rooftop solar installers and others in the solar industry. Hosted by solar industry veterans, Jeff Spies, Senior Director of Policy & Susan Stark, NABCEP Certified PV Technical Sales Professional™ & Product Specialist.

In this episode, Jeff and Sue continue their discussion of the GTM Research report: U.S. PV Racking 2017: Landscape, Pricing and Forecasts and a comparison of rail-based vs rail-less pv mounting. Topics include:

  • Comparison of rail-based vs rail-less pv systems
  • Module-level electronic attachments
  • Residential and commercial racking and mounting markets
  • Surprise conclusions from the report

Listen to Part 1 here.

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Vlog Series: Installing Wood Blocking

The second video in our vlog series is here! Today’s video is about installing wood blocking. Learn the best tips and tricks from our industry expert and Sr. Director of Policy, Jeff Spies!

As always, we’d love to hear from all of you about your experiences with challenging installations and how you ensured the project was a success. Or if you have a subject you’d like us to cover in this series, comment on the post and we’ll follow up with you. Hope you enjoy it!

Solar Installation Time Lapse Video

Today we wanted to share with you a time lapsed solar installation video made by our friends over at Sun Valley Solar Solutions, an installation company out of Chandler, Arizona. This 7.85 kW PV system features our Quick Hook product and 24 SunPower modules and a SunPower inverter. Using Quick Hooks for rooftop solar installations on tile can speed up installation time and has a great aesthetic look.