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How Commercial Awnings Reduce Energy Use

November 20, 2020

For many businesses, reducing energy consumption is a top priority, both to improve their own energy efficiency and environmental friendliness while also reducing overall costs on utilities. While there are many steps you can take with appliances and other more technical elements inside your business property, there are also a few things you can do on the exterior of your Houston, TX property to help you reduce energy use as well, including adding energy efficient awnings. Commercial awnings can help you reduce the amount of money you have to spend on heating and cooling at your business property. In working... View Article

The Many Benefits of a Remote-Controlled, Motorized Retractable Awning

November 6, 2020

If your home has a fabric awning, retracting it can be difficult. What happens when there’s a storm rolling into Houston, TX and you need to retract it quickly? Even when time isn’t of the essence, the effort to retract an awning can be enough to dissuade you from doing it. The solution? A remote-controlled, motorized awning. Motorized retractable awnings and remote-controlled awnings are the simplest way to pack up your awning with little-to-no effort. Gone are the days of wrestling it back into its casing! But convenience isn’t the only reason to invest in a motorized awning. Here’s a... View Article

5 Ways to Utilize Your Patio this Fall

October 21, 2020

Just because summer is at an end doesn’t mean you need to stop enjoying your patio. With the right features—like a patio awning installation—you can enjoy this space all year round and maintain outdoor traditions regardless of the season. This is especially true in the milder Houston, TX climate, where autumn weather is more than bearable. If you want to continue enjoying outdoor dining and conversation through fall, here are five patio ideas that can make this space a little more comfortable and accommodating. Warm it up: We mean this literally! Add features that help keep your outdoor spaces warm,... View Article

How Patio Covers Can Add More Space to Your Home

September 30, 2020

With most of the country staying home a lot more than normal thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, more people are looking for ways to add livable space to their homes. Plus, more young people are living with their parents for longer periods of time, thanks to the uncertain economy and rising costs of living. Whether it’s just getting a moment alone to enjoy your coffee or you want to enjoy your dinners al fresco, the benefits of patio covers in Houston, TX are appealing. Not only will you get more space, but you’ll increase your property value, too. Here’s why... View Article

The Difference Between Awnings and Umbrellas

September 16, 2020

The hot Texas sun interferes with everyone’s outdoor enjoyment, starting in spring and continuing straight into the fall each year. Shade is key to keeping cool and avoiding sunburn, and there are plenty of ways to provide it. Patio umbrellas and awnings remain perennially popular choices. Both come with their own advantages and drawbacks. Here’s how to decide whether awnings or patio umbrellas are the better choice for your Houston, TX home. What kind of backyard setup do you have? The most important factor to consider is what kind of backyard you have—for example, if you have a pool or... View Article

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