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To Retract Or Not To Retract That Is The Question.

Posted on Nov 27, 2017 in Awnings, Canopy, Commercial Awnings, Residential Awnings, Retractable Awnings

To Retract Or Not To Retract That Is The Question.

Before you decide on which type of awning is right for you it’s important to understand the benefits of each. Both add beauty to your home and limit the impact of the summer heat on you cooling costs, but there are some noticeable differences in each type. Stationary or Fixed Awnings A fixed awning has a welded frame that is attached permanently to a wall or structure. These awnings don’t move and become a great permanent addition to your home or business Advantages of a Stationary Awning: Some store owners want around the clock backlit business promotion as well as shade and curb appeal. Permanent installation is hassle-free. We can design and customize just about any shape you need or want. Because it is a welded permanent structure it’s best able to withstand harsh weather. You can cover a much larger area then you could with a retractable awning. Ideal for smaller areas like windows and doors.       Retractable Awnings A retractable awning attaches to your home just like a fixed awning, but it can be opened to provide as much or little cover as you’d like. Retractable awnings extend with motorized controls or manually with a hand crank....

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What Type Of Fixed Awning Works Best For Your Design?

Posted on Feb 16, 2017 in Awning for schools, Awnings, Awnings For Banks, Canopy, Commercial Awnings, convex awning, Entrance Awning, Marquee Canopy, Patio Canopy, Residential Awnings, restaurant awnings, Shed Awning, window awning

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...

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