Do You Need to Mount Solar PV on Your Metal Roof?

The mounting method you choose can affect material costs, freight, installation time & logistics.

Need Help Identifying Your Roof Type?

Solar Mounting Solutions for Exposed-Fastened Roofs

Mounting to exposed-fastened roofing requires careful attention be paid to long-term weathertightness. S-5! solutions for these roof types are created by metal roofing and building envelope experts. They are designed to outlast the PV array and roof itself. All weatherproofing seals and gaskets are state-of-the art and factory applied. Risky, field applied sealants are NEVER used with S-5! products!

Whether mounting a railed system or Direct-Attach™, durable attachment to the roof is vital. S-5! offers the best designed, tested, and engineered roof solar mounting solutions for each method.

Solar Mounting Solutions for Corrugated Roofs

You have many options for mounting solar to corrugated metal roofing.

The option you choose can greatly impact installation costs as well as and lifetime performance.

All S-5! mounting solutions utilize the best waterproofing methods available and suit the standards, roof cultures, and practices in any global market. S-5! offers corrugated exposed-fastened attachment solutions for both rail and rail-free systems.

Solar Mounting Solutions for Standing Seam Roofs

The first rule of thumb in rooftop mounting to modern standing seam roofing is to do the roof no harm – that means do not penetrate it and do not inhibit its ability to thermally cycle with temperature change. The wrong mounting method can often result in violated roof warranties and roof damage.

Anchoring items to the structure through the roof threatens weather integrity and also violates the membrane’s thermal-cycling behavior by pinning the roof panels to the structure. The right mounting solution provides secure attachment without any penetration and without violating thermal movement.

S-5! offers penetration-free attachment solutions for rail and rail-free systems on standing seam and other concealed fastener roof types.

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Virtually Maintenance-Free Roof Mounting Products Backed by an Industry-Leading Lifetime Warranty

S-5! offers the best warranties in the industry. This is not a salesy embellishment to lure customers or fancy lawyer language that takes back everything we promised.

This warranty means we stand behind our products for the life of the roof. S-5! products do not violate the roof warranty, and they are approved and recommended by almost all metal roof manufacturers.

Designed to last the life of the roof, S-5! products are a virtually maintenance-free, metal roofing attachment solution.

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