Archive for Awnings & Canopies

If you own a gazebo whose canopy has seen better days, then it may be time to buy a gazebo replacement canopy. One of the great things about gazebo replacement canopies is that by simply replacing the overhead covering of your gazebo, you can continue to get many years of use out of your canopy. […]

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If you are in the market for a replacement swing canopy, you may be wondering just what you need to look for before you make your purchase. Why would you even consider buying a replacement swing canopy in the first place? Replacement swing canopies are worth purchasing when you own an outdoor swing that is […]

Porch awnings are becoming more and more popular nowadays as many people recognize the value of having such structures.  Aside from extending the functionality of homes, they give just the right touch of class without being overly snobbish.  Having these awnings in place portrays the feeling that people are indeed welcome to your home, and […]

How do you go about choosing a good outdoor canopy tent?  First, you have to decide what your requirements are.  Do you want to provide shade over your existing patio all summer long?  Or would you rather have a tent-like gazebo that is enclosed where you and your friends can come and hang out while […]

There are several ways in which you can add more functionality to your backyard.  You can add interesting features, such as a pool or a deck, but both are quite expensive and involve extensive construction.   Since that is not a feasible choice for many, one inexpensive and simple way to make your backyard more appealing […]

Having a patio roof on your home can be a thing of beauty, as well as utility.  A patio roof not only provides you with shelter, but allows you the use of your outside space all through the year and in any type of weather.  Because your patio is covered with a roof, you can […]

Do you love to spend time outdoors no matter what the weather?  A porch awning might be exactly what you need to stay out of the rain!  Sometimes it can be extremely fun to sit on your porch and enjoy the thunder and lightning during a storm while the cool breeze rushes across your face, […]

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There are more and more homeowners today enjoying the benefits of covered patios, since patios with overhead coverings give people somewhere to relax and enjoy their days and evenings.  These patios are great for hosting bbq’s, reading a book, or just enjoying a glass of wine.  Covered patios offer you a great place to shelter […]

With summer just around the corner, millions of people will be spending their time outdoors under the glaring sun.  Although being outside and getting some exercise is a good thing, having too much sun exposure isn’t.  Being in the sun will supply your skin with some vitamin D, but too much of it will put […]

Buying a quality patio cover or patio enclosure can add a touch of style to your home, while making your outdoor space more user- friendly.  There are many different types of patio covers that are designed to protect your patio from rain, dust, sun, and bad weather.  There are both removable covers and permanent ones.  […]

So, you’ve created a beautiful backyard oasis, only to have it overrun with birds that like the space just as much as you do.  If you are looking for an easy way to get rid of those pesky birds that is also humane and doesn’t involve chemicals or any other harsh alternatives, then installing plastic […]

Imagine having the perfect place to leave the worries of your workplace behind, spend time with loved ones or entertain friends.  You can have the relaxing place of your dreams just by building a simple patio cover structure.  Patio covers include a broad family of outdoor patio structures that give rise to a whole plethora […]

If you are in the market for a garden canopy, there are a few things you should consider before you start looking amongst the wide variety of options that are available.  You will need to decide on criteria such as the size you need, what your plans are for the canopy (are you using it […]

Awnings are a great way to provide protection from the sun and rain when you are enjoying your outdoor space.  Whether the awning is situated over your patio, deck or porch, the overhead covering can provide added functionality to the area.  One perfect way to enjoy the best of both worlds, both a covered space […]

More and more, homeowners are choosing to install awnings in their backyards to cover a patio, deck or porch.  These awnings provide overhead protection from the sun by day and also provide a barrier between any precipitation that falls and the people and belongings below.  At night, one accessory that can really add to the […]

Portable patio covers are similar to portable garages, carports, boat covers, shelters and sheds in that they are somewhat temporary structures.  They are mostly used for storage, covering vehicles like cars, trucks and motorcycles, farm or garden equipment, marine equipment and boats, or they are used for temporary garden or patio protection during an event, […]

EZ pop up gazebos provide quick and hassle free solutions where temporary outdoor structures are needed at short notice.  The ingenious pop up design allows for convenient assembly by one person working alone, often in a matter of minutes.  These products are becoming very popular with a wide range of customers who are responsible for […]

Carports have gained popularity for the excellent protection that they offer to vehicles from sun, storm and rain.   A carport can be easily fabricated at an affordable price from materials like wood, aluminum and steel.  They work in a similar fashion to porch awnings, providing overhead protection without fully enclosing all sides of the space. […]

We may love the feeling of the sun streaming in through the windows on a chilly day, warming up the room and brightening up our day.  What we don’t love, however, is the damage that the very same sun rays can wreak on our furnishings, carpets and curtains, or the way they can raise our […]

If you live in an area that is prone to lots of snow, or that sustains one big snowfall, it is important to remove the snow from porch awnings so that they do not collapse under the weight of the snow.  When a snowstorm hits, people immediately think of shoveling their driveways and walkways, and […]