Entries by Brandon Jensen

TRA Snow and Sun, Inc. offers AIA continuing education course, “Roofing Solutions for Alpine Regions”

  In response to requests from architects and other construction specifiers, TRA Snow and Sun has decided to continue with the popular continuing education course, “Roofing Solutions for Alpine Regions”.   Learning how to protect people and property from dangerous falling snow and ice just got much easier with the online course created by TRA Snow and […]

The Importance of Snow Retention

Winter is on its way and snow accumulation is imminent across the U.S. The traditional approach to snow accumulation on homes and businesses is to remove it or allow it to slide off as it softens and melts. Unfortunately, this approach can lead to injuries or property damage and is not optimal for home energy […]

Game Winning Option!

            The Atlanta Falcons are off to a great football season with a 3-0 winning record and will battle the Buffalo Bills this Sunday in Atlanta.  As you watch the game from your comfy home you know you’re safe and protected from dangerous weather. What about if you attended the […]

What Makes Our Solar Tile Hooks Unique?

What Makes Our Solar Tile Hook Unique? No hassle is bigger for an installer than finding out you have to re-cut tile because it won’t line up. With TRA Snow and Sun Solar Tile Hook, there’s no cutting required, saving you time on your project. Our Solar Tile Hooks are available for low, medium, and high […]

Winter Roof Damage: How to Perform a Roof Inspection

The Signs That You Should Install Snow Retention Winter has slowly faded into Spring, but as the snow and ice have melted off your roof, there might be some signs telling you the need for snow retention: Did you hear loud noises coming from your roof early spring season? This can be a sign that […]

Universal Solar Tile Hook made to Fit Most Rails

  What Makes Our Universal Solar Tile Hook Unique? With TRA Snow and Sun Universal Solar Tile Hook, there’s no cutting required, saving you time on your project. No hassle is bigger for an installer than finding out you have to re-cut tile because it won’t line up. Our unique wide base of the hook makes […]

VersaFlash Flashing A Roofing Necessity

VersaFlash Flashing A Roofing Necessity TRA Snow and Sun has something that every roofer needs: Flashing. It’s a must-have for all roofers. We call it the “roofer’s duct tape”. The primary reason any type of roofing exists is to provide a protective layer to maintain a barrier between the interior of a building and the […]

When Does Your Roof Need Snow Retention?

Are you hearing loud noises coming from your roof? This can be a sign that snow is sliding.  Beware the next time you open the door to go outside especially if your door opens where snow falls.  Deaths have occurred when snow slippage is imminent and someone slams a door.  Just the vibration creates an […]

Could An Urban Roof Avalanche Affect You?

  In the next couple of days, a wintry mix could make things dicey on the mountains and even in your neighborhoods. That’s why avalanche forecasters are urging caution. Nicole Vowell reports from KSL Channel 5 New.     To help avoid such avalanche conditions there are several factors that one must evaluate when determining […]

A Sneak Peak of the Most Amazing People!

From time to time we, at TRA Snow and Sun, run across the most AMAZING people and when we do… WE HIRE THEM!   TRA Snow and Sun is doing great thanks to an incredible team, our dedication to customer service, manufacturing top-notch products and our wonderful customers! We are 100% American – all products are made […]

Featured Spotlight “Snow Retention – D Bracket”

  Snow Bracket™ D A question once asked – On the roofs of many houses, along the eave, there are…best as I can describe it… shaped thingies. I’ve seen others that look octagonal and yet others that are round. I’ve seen them on steep roofs and not-so-steep roofs. My bank even has them. They look great, […]