Awning Canopies / July 27, 2019 / Sabrina Carey
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.
Hence install awnings and be ready to enjoy all the seasons non-stop. Protects your skin and your belongings from the sun rays The rays of the sun are harsh; especially the UV rays can do substantial damage to the skin. Moreover carpets furniture and antiques have been found to suffer discoloration and damage due to exposure to the sun rays. As it is impossible to keep the door which leads to the deck shut all the time installing a retractable deck awning is a good option. In fact you can even use the deck as your permanent dining space. In this way you will be able to cherish the daylight without fearing any damage to the things or to yourself. Enhances aesthetic appeal of your garden Of course you have chosen the best quality garden furniture and exotic plants but you need a retractable deck awning to complete the picture of your perfect garden.
Metal Apart from the fabric canopies the use of steel and aluminium in the canvas or structure became popular during the 1950s. These material are easy to maintain and can be painted easily matching to the theme and colours. However they ran out of the race because of the fact that they are hard to clean easy to dent and cannot be rolled back to its place when not required. They require special hinges or method to scroll up and down. It is a preferable choice for those who believe in the robust material over creative one. Fiber Glass Apart from quality fabrics and tensile aluminium frames the fiber glass is a lightweight alternative as it can be moulded into any shape. They are opaque and slightly translucent in nature which allows enough sunlight to walk in.