Pros and Cons of Different Awning Materials

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Awnings offer homeowners both style and beauty while bringing valuable shade to your home. They extend the living space of your home and protect your family from harmful UV rays as much as 94%. They can add charm and personality to your home and transform a plain façade into something special Awnings have proven to… Read more »

Tips to Prepare Your Awning for Winter

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As the summer fades away and fall rolls in, we start thinking about putting our patio furniture away for the upcoming winter. Hot summer days sipping a cooler on the deck under the awning are replaced with a barren patio, empty flowers planters and pool closings. Now is an excellent time of year to ensure… Read more »

4 Benefits of Having a Retractable Awning in Ottawa

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After our long, cold Canadian winters, it’s understandable that Ottawa residents are eager to spend time in their backyards. But without proper protection from the sun and weather elements, that time can be limited.     With a retractable awning, no longer does the weather get to dictate your time spent outdoors! Here are some… Read more »

Tips for Choosing the Right Commercial Awning for Your Business

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Commercial awnings are popular among all sorts of businesses ranging from retail stores to restaurants, and even for professional services. In addition to serving an aesthetic purpose, awnings can provide advertising space for businesses, help keep stores cooler during the summer months, and provide shelter for pedestrians – possibly causing them to linger long enough… Read more »

What is Pitch and Why is it Important?

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If you are purchasing an awning for your home in Ottawa, you will quickly start learning some new terminology. One of the terms you may have already started to hear while shopping around for an awning is the term “pitch.”     What is Pitch and Why is it Important? In the context of an… Read more »

How to Choose Awning Fabric for Your Outdoor Space

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Adding an awning to your home has many tangible benefits. It can enhance your home’s outward visual appeal and also increase the resale value of the property because it sets your home apart from the rest.     Adding an awning is a very inexpensive way to extend the exterior living space of your home… Read more »

What to Look for In an Awning Company

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Awnings can dramatically improve the look of your home and enhance your outdoor spaces. They can make these open areas livable and enjoyable all year round.   Retractable awnings are an essential investment to the aesthetic landscaping and functionality of a home. Not only do they extend outdoor living spaces, but they also lower energy… Read more »

How to Attach an Awning to a Building

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Are you considering installing an awning onto your building? Great decision! Although you probably already know about the fantastic benefits awnings provide, you may not know how they attach to your building. We’ve got the answers for you here!     Installing Awnings Safely and Easily Usually, awnings and canopies are attached to the face… Read more »