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- Purpose: Are exterior coverings attached to the outside of buildings, typically over windows, doors or outdoor spaces. They serve several purposes:
- Sun Protection: Provide shade and protection from the sun’s harmful UV rays, reducing heat gain and glare indoors and creating a more comfortable environment.
- Rain Protection: Shield windows and entryways from rain, preventing water from seeping into the building and protecting outdoor furniture and fixtures.
- Energy Efficiency: By blocking direct sunlight, they can help reduce cooling costs by keeping the interior cooler and reducing the reliance on air conditioning.
- Aesthetic Enhancement: Can enhance the appearance of a building, adding architectural interest, colour and style.
- Types: Come in several types, each designed for specific applications:
- Fixed: Also known as stationary awnings, these are permanently installed and provide continuous coverage. They are a popular choice for commercial buildings and can be made of materials such as fabric, metal or polycarbonate.
- Retractable: These awnings can be extended or retracted as needed, offering flexibility in controlling shade and sunlight. Can be manually operated with a crank or motorized for added convenience.
- Freestanding: These self-supported structures provide shade and can be placed anywhere outdoors, making them suitable for patios, decks and other open spaces.
- Window: Installed above windows, they protect the interior from direct sunlight while adding a decorative touch.
- Materials: Awnings can be made from various materials, each with its own characteristics:
- Fabric: Fabric awnings are typically made of durable materials like acrylic, polyester or vinyl-coated polyester. They offer a wide range of colours, patterns and styles. They are lightweight, breathable and can be treated to resist water, fading and mildew.
- Metal: Metal awnings, such as aluminium or steel, are known for their durability and strength. They are available in assorted designs and can be powder-coated for added protection against the elements.
- Polycarbonate: They feature transparent or translucent panels made from polycarbonate material. They offer UV protection, durability and can provide a modern and sleek look.
- Installation and Maintenance: An awning supplier or contractor can professionally install awnings. The installation process typically involves securing the frame to the building’s exterior wall and attaching the awning material. Regular maintenance includes cleaning the fabric or surface, inspecting for any damage and ensuring proper functioning of retractable mechanisms if applicable.
- Customization: Awnings can be customized to suit specific needs and preferences. They can be tailored in size, shape, colour and design to complement the building’s architecture and personal style.
- When considering an awning, it is recommended to consult with professionals who can assess your specific requirements, offer advice on the best type and materials and ensure proper installation.
- Please note that the availability, regulations, and specific features of awnings may vary depending on your location, local building codes and the awning manufacturer.
“Dear Mr Awning,
I would like to thank you for the superb service and workmanship that I recently experienced, by accepting your quote, to replace my existing steel awning roof.
You proved to be a service provider to count on and I would gladly recommend you to anyone that has roofing requirements.
Not only did you manufacture my roof in record time, but the workmanship and service received from the installation team was outstanding to say the least!!
The new design of the newly installed aluminium awning roof, is also a GREAT improvement on the old steel awning roof.
Many thanks for your excellent service rendered.”
– Wayne Goosen
“I just want to thank you, for such a good job, and your installers are very professional, they were a pleasure to deal with and the workmanship was 100%.”
– Dylan Perry
“Thank you for the quick and professional service.
Your team, as always, exceeded expectations.
Great work and I look forward to dealing with you in the future.”
– Jiten Deonarain
“Baie dankie vir die pragtige dakkie. Ons gaan elke oomblik daarvan geniet.
Jou spannetjie is baie oulik jy kan trots wees op hulle. Jy is meer as welkom om ons te gebruik vir ’n verwysing.”
– Awie & Thea Theron
“Thanks a lot.
Fantastic job done, everyone has commented how great the Aluminium Louvre Awning looks.”
– Trishal Roy