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New Solar Roof Brackets Make Installation Easy On Tile And Slate Roofs

Friday 31 July 2015


Ensuring that any PV solar system we design is then installed safely and securely is obviously an essential part of the process and goes without saying. Run By The Sun are always looking at ways to improve the quality of our installations and add real value to the service and product we offer so that the benefits can be felt by our clients. This week Run By The Sun Managing Director Simon Butt was trained to install a new solar roof bracket by its inventor Carl Reynolds, a bracket that is easy to install and saves time and money.

Solar Limpet roof brackets for faster solar module installations

Solar Limpets are a MCS certified solar roof bracket that seamlessly fit within your roof tiles including slate and rosemary tiles, meaning there is no need to interfere with the existing roof structure. The brackets are manufactured from a high grade PVC and is easily adjustable depending on the requirements of the installation. The brackets come with a warranty for the life of the PV solar system they support


SolarFlash for slate flashing and new build slate roofs

SolarFlash is also a MCS certified product from Genius Roof Solutions which is suitable for new build slate roofs or slate roofs that are to be relined. We are trained installers of the SolarFlash products and removes any possibility of damage to the roof if you should accidentally move the flashing material. If you are currently in the process of having your roof relined or in the middle of a new build project - with existing scaffolding in place - solar panels are well worth considering. We offer a free consultation as well as a comprehensive site survey to determine the requirements of your system.

Solar panels seamlessly integrated into your roof

We've discussed in a previous blog post, Will Solar Panels Make My Home Look Ugly? A simple question, but one that weighs heavily on the conscience of many homeowners. For new build slate or roofs that need repair we can use a semi-integrated mounting systems that provide a really aesthetically pleasing solution and reduces the number of slates or tiles required.

Whatever your requirements, Run By The Sun are offering industry leading solutions for installing solar panels. Book a free site survey today 0116 270 1926.