Awning Canopies / August 28, 2019 / Candy Calderon
That way you can enjoy the event without having to suffer from miserable heat. In the same way in case it starts raining unexpectedly you can run for cover inside one of these canopies saving you from a very wet episode. What are the main things to look for when you go canvassing for an awning canopy? Obviously as with all the products that you buy you have to look for one that is durable reasonably-priced and sizeable enough to accommodate the space you need under it. Never invest in an unknown brand unless you have heard good feedback about it. Popular brands are popular for a reason - they are trusted and this is because they are durable and withstand all sorts of weather conditions. If you have no idea which brands are available in the market consult a friend who might own one or have put up a similar event in the past.
Most standard canopy opening and closing functions are done by a manual crank with a handle that fold away out of site. There are retractable awning operational options for larger or custom made awnings that include an electric open/close control with or without a remote and weather sensor awning opening when rain is detected. These options are costly but maybe offset by their ease of operation. Valances side curtains and screening are just a few of the accessories available for the retractable awning. The beautiful patio retractable awning offers many benefits to the home occupants including protection from inclement and rainy weather extends use of the patio/deck area blocks health damaging Ultra Violet rays controls amount of sunlight shields undesirable views and reflected glare reduces fading and discoloration of drapes carpet and paintings and can reduce sun exposed interior heat gain by 70% to cut your cooling bills to name a few.
Special events such as weddings and birthdays may also be held in one of these structures. These patios also serve as architectural design to add style to your home s landscape. Yet much as patios provide both comfort and style they need shades and covers. This is where patio awnings are used. Pergolas which are shaded pathways may also be great sources for patio shades. What are Awnings? Patio awnings of course are made specifically for patios. Awnings refer to the actual cover used for these patios. They are often made a canvass of acrylic yarn and at times vinyl. These are laid over wood steel iron metal aluminum and other light materials. Awnings are purposely lightweight to allow sunlight when needed. Unlike permanent roof these coverings may be folded retractable and carried around.