Awning for schools

Standing Seam Awnings, Still Standing The Test Of Time.

Standing Seam Awnings, Still Standing The Test Of Time.

Standing seam awnings add architectural detail to any buildings or storefront while dropping your cooling costs and providing protection from the New England elements. Made of specialty metals with a baked on factory finish. This baked on finish is produced by powder coating the material, which guarantees a high quality finish that will last for years to come. Powder coating is available in a variety of colors, insuring a unique shading system that we can design to perfectly complement your home, storefront, office, apartment complex, or any other building. New Haven Awning has been a leader in the awning industry for almost 90 years. So besides our great customer service and a team that can help you every step of the way all our standing seam awnings are: Designed and fabricated in house Have structurally welded aluminum frame Powder coated, anodized or Kynar frames Have Kynar finished panels Have Integrated gutter and downspouts Reduce cooling costs and energy consumption Have a distinctive architectural design If you are looking for some great ideas for your next awning project then take a look at some of the images below.  If that doesn’t get your creative juices flowing just check out some of our Portfolios in the top menu. Need a pro to help you design your next shading solution? Contact NH Awning...

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Natchaug Elementary School Gets A New Entry Awning!

Natchaug Elementary School Gets A New Entry Awning!

Last week the NH Awning crew was in Willimantic, Connecticut at Natchaug Elementary School to install one of our awesome entrance awnings. This canopy sits high above the entrance and sports a beautiful multi colored painted graphic showcasing the schools name and slogan. New Haven Awning is your one stop shop for all shade related items. We design, fabricate and install all from our facility located in New Haven, CT. Whether you’re looking for some small window awnings or an extra-large enclosed patio with retractable curtains New Haven Awning has got you covered. Give us a call and see what we can do to bring your curb appeal to the next...

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Cold Spring School Gets New Awnings!

Cold Spring School Gets New Awnings!

Cold Spring School in New Haven Connecticut got visited by NH Awning this week to install some custom made half round entrance awnings. We used Forest Green Firesist Fabric and added the schools name in painted graphics to make it pop. Firesist is a great fabric option for many applications. They have got some great features like: Fire Retardant The fabric delivers a state-of-the-art combination of flame retardant performance and UV resistance that exceeds most industry standards. Weather Resistance Glen Raven has over 100 years experience and have engineered new coatings and finishes to maximize water repellency, sunlight resistance, and ease of cleaning. Color Retention and Strength Firesist delivers vibrant colors that are long lasting and will stand the test of time. Recyclable You can send your fabrics back to Glen Raven, and they will sort it, break it down, and reuse the fibers to make new products. Contact us today for a free quote on your next awning...

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Stop Wasting Your Time Shoveling Snow!

Stop Wasting Your Time Shoveling Snow!

First you have to shovel your home sidewalk, porch and driveway only to go to your business and have to start the process all over again.  Did you realize that if you had a sidewalk canopy or an entrance awning that this problem would be a thing of the past?  A sidewalk canopy can also keep your customers out of the rain and snow while a entrance awning will reduce cooling costs and keep that pesky snow out of your primary entrance. Why Use Sidewalk Canopies & Entrance Awnings? A lot of businesses can benefit from a sidewalk canopy and/or an entrance awning. Pretty much anywhere that you would like to keep your clients dry and the walkways free from snow and ice is a prime candidate. Here are a few examples: Schools benefit by keeping students dry as they get off the bus and a dry student means less clean up and less accidents. Hotels can have a great place for their patrons to unload the car while keeping them dry and happy. Storefronts can keep the front walkway free of snow and ice while adding more advertising real estate. Entrance awnings don’t just save you time and money during the winter months they also help you save money during summer by keeping the area in front of your store cooler by blocking the suns heat. Read More Posts about Sidewalk Canopies Read More Posts about Entrance Awnings View More Commercial Applications for Awnings and...

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What Type Of Fixed Awning Works Best For Your Design?

What Type Of Fixed Awning Works Best For Your Design?

  By now we all know that there are a lot of fabrics to choose from to make your new awning match you home or business. But there is another aspect that needs to be considered, the frame type. Here is a short list along with a description to help you pick the right one to make you home or business pop from the street. Shed Awning Frame (Traditional) The Shed Awning is a traditional style awning that is used on many homes and businesses. This awning can be used on entrances and windows and helps protect from sun, rain and snow. Business can easily be add graphics on both the body and valance of this type of awning. These traditional style awnings also comes in convex and concave designs.  Is there any wonder why these are the most popular awning style across New England? Dome Awning Frame (Half Round) Dome awnings are frequently referred to as half round or circular awnings, and are defined by a rounded front and side view. This style is over windows and doors but can also be used to over windows while a long dome canopy awning is covering your entrance way. This European inspired awning can also be designed and built as a long done, tall dome or irregular dome style awnings   Entrance Canopy Frame An entrance Canopy can allow you to create welcoming entrance areas that also adds a stylish architectural feature to your building. They can highlight the correct entry door for your victors. Entrance canopies can also be connected to a car port or simply lead to a drop off/pick up point to allow your visitors to stay out of the rain and snow while still easily accessing your property.   Custom Awning Fabrication   New Haven Awning specializes in custom design and fabrication to suite anyone’s needs. We can help you put your vision on paper and then build your awning to the exact specifications that are needed to install your  perfectly the first time. Our design team works side by side with our fabricators to make sure your awning is delivered in a timely manner in as little time as possible. During all steps of the process we are available to discuss any design changes and help you figure out the best way to accomplish them....

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Graphics Aren’t Just For Awnings!

Graphics Aren’t Just For Awnings!

New Haven Awning offers many types of graphic printing options that can be applied to numerous amounts of materials. That’s right graphics aren’t just for awnings! There are a few methods we can use depending on the materials you prefer to use: Applied Vinyl Graphics Vinyl graphics can be applied to existing glass, acrylic, lexan, metal substrates & non Sunbrella fabrics making it a very affordable graphics option for many of our clients Some popular uses for cut vinyl graphics include: Storefront advertising Hours of operation Vehicle fleet numbers Car, truck & van graphics Wall graphics and lettering Acrylic Graphics and Design New Haven Awning uses The Sunbrella Graphics System (SGS) to permanently bond your multicolor graphics to your Sunbrella fabric. Making this a great way to display graphics outdoors with out worrying about mother nature destroying your investment. SGS uses an automated vacuum and heat system to transfer the 3m graphics securely on to the fabric eliminating human error for a precise and consistent result that can even be painted on. Some popular uses for cut acrylic graphics include: Awnings Bistro Barrios Pole Flags Large Banners Acrylic wall panels Eradicated Graphics This method uses a specially formulated white vinyl substrate fabric that has the color applied at the factory and is primarily used for back-lit awnings. This procedure entails masking off the selected area and using an acetone solvent to remove the pigmented acrylic ink in selected areas on the fabrics surface. Once color has been removed from the selected area we can use other graphic printing options to decorate the eradicated areas. This creates beautiful well light awning graphics in the evening and highly visible graphics during the day so your information and design is always visible to your potential...

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