All Posts by Jo Anne Montenegro

3 Ways A Commercial Awning Can Benefit Your Business

Awnings may seem traditional or outdated. However, many businesses still incorporate them into their design for many reasons.  For one, they provide shade for restaurants or companies that have outdoor seating. Protection from the elements is essential for any business, especially during hot weather. Two, just like with a residence, commercial awnings help any infrastructure to stand out. Think about the times when you may have gone past a building and took a second look because of a commercial awning that caught your eye. Keep reading for the top three tips!

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A Guide to Fabric Roll Curtains

Curtains have many purposes to add to your awning. For one, curtains can keep out bugs and insulate a building. Curtains can also add another layer of style to your awning and awning fabric.  There are many to choose from. Keep reading to learn about the various curtains that Awning Resources provides.

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How to Clean Your Awning Fabric

As a home or business owner, having an awning is exciting. There is a variety of awning fabrics in which to choose from. Picking the right awning fabric can add style to a home or business and help them to stand out. Awnings also have the purpose of protecting your home or business from the heat or other elements such as rain or snow. Figuring out how to customize your awning fabric takes time, deliberation, and is a long-term investment. Since your awning is of high value, understanding the best cleaning maintenance is important. Unwanted debris or dust can stick to awning fabric making it necessary to routinely clean it. Cleaning helps to preserve the awning and keep it looking rich and fresh. Keep reading for maintenance tips on how to clean your awning fabric.

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How to Choose Awning Fabrics

Awnings are very useful to prevent heat and protect buildings during the smoldering, summer seasons. Awnings can even help to protect against rain, snow, and prevent the elements from damaging furniture and windows. When choosing an awning, it is important to choose a fabric that is not only stylish but will stand the test of time. Fabric awnings have proven to be easily constructed with high-tech materials that do not fade, are durable, and of course, aid in protecting a building from the sun. Here is a guide on purchasing the best quality awning fabrics.

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Choosing a Color for Your Retractable Awning

Durability comes first but the color of your retractable awning is important as well. The color that you choose can say a lot about your business, home, and/or you in general. Are you a person who loves to have gatherings at their home? Maybe you want your awning to be bold. Are you more of a traditionalist? Maybe you’ll pick out a color that has more a neutral appeal. Do you own a fun business? Maybe an atypical color will aid in marketing your brand. Regardless of which direction you choose to go in, here are some tips that any home or business owner can use for picking a retractable awning color.

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How to Care For a Retractable Awning During Winter

One of the many benefits of retractable awnings is the ease with which you can open, close, and maintain the structure and fabric of your awning. This makes it much easier to take care of your retractable awning through the winter months, when snow, ice, and harsh weather can cause damage to your shade structure. But there are steps you can take to prevent your awning from being damaged and keep it clean and well-maintained throughout the winter. Here are some helpful tips for caring for your retractable awning during winter. [...]

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The Best Awning Designs for Your Deck

When you invest in an awning for your home’s deck, you’re giving yourself more than just a little shade protection. Awnings have a wide variety of benefits including that they help reduce your energy usage, create valuable living space, increase the value of your home and much more. Depending on your home’s style and color scheme, there are a variety of different awning options you can choose from. Today, we’ll walk you through some of the different varieties available.  [...]

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Four Reasons to Install an Awning in 2019

Installing a New Awning

If you’re looking for a unique and affordable way to upgrade the exterior of your home this year, adding awnings is a great option. Installing awnings to your home can offer a variety of benefits that go far beyond the fact that they look great. In fact, adding awnings can help decrease your home energy costs and improve the lifespan of many things within your home. Today we’ll take you through a few of the many advantages you can expect to enjoy. [...]

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The 4 Types of Retractable Awnings

The 4 Types of Retractable Awnings

Is it just us or is the recent, unseasonably warm weather making you dream of spring too? Sure, we still have most of the winter to get through, and there will likely be snow in the future, but that doesn't mean you can't start dreaming about and planning the improvements you want to do once spring is finally, truly here. One such improvement you should be considering is the addition of retractable awnings. Awnings provide great benefits to any home and can be installed over patios as well as windows and doors. Retractable awnings provide exactly the right balance of sun and shade because you can pull them out when you need shade or store them away when you want full sun. Read on for some common types of retractable awnings. [...]

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Essential Benefits Of A Retractable Awning

Essential Benefits of a Retractable Awning

The beginning of winter doesn’t mean you shouldn’t plan for home improvements once spring comes around.  If you want maximum rain and sun protection at your home during the spring and summer months, then you should look into a retractable awning.  A retractable awning is a versatile structure that can be installed anywhere on your property, from over a window or your patio.  Discover a few of the benefits of investing in a retractable awning for your home. [...]

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