Choosing the right awning for your patio could be a good investment that will complement the design of your garden and provide a relaxing, colourful outdoor space that your family will enjoy. Most awnings are designed to be used during the sunny season. However, when chosen right, awnings will provide good shelter from rain, letting you enjoy the morning coffee in your garden throughout the year.
There aren’t many types of awnings available that can withstand the harsh winter weather. A good choice would be a winter retractable awning. This awning is very strong and could be made with a sloping angle to let the rain run off the end. It usually consists of a metal framework covered with hard-wearing fabric, attached to the exterior wall of your house. You can either open it manually or automatically, depends on your preference and budget. What’s great about this awning is that you can roll it back when you don’t need it or during a stormy night, ensuring the utmost protection to its fabric and extending its life.
Protecting you Retractable Awning
The winter retractable awning doesn’t really need much maintenance. Its strong structure and retractable feature allow you to enjoy a warm, cosy night in your home without thinking about brushing off snow and ice from your awning. You can also protect it by using a special cover depending on the type of retractable awning that you own.
Here are some nice retractable awning designs to inspire you.