Categories for Patio Cover

Wood vs. Alumawood Patio Covers in Houston, TX: What’s the Difference?

September 20, 2019

A patio cover is a good option to bring shade to your property. Patio covers are solid or open and can be freestanding or permanently attached to your home or building. The great thing about patio covers is that they’re readily available in a wide range of sizes, shapes and maintenance needs. Customization is also possible. You also get to choose the material, but your options go beyond wood to include, for example, Alumawood. Figuring out whether to install a wood patio cover or an Alumawood patio cover in Houston, TX doesn’t have to be difficult. To make the right... View Article

Seven Ways to Keep Your Patio Cool This Summer

May 2, 2019

Warm temperatures, cool nights, outdoor barbecues and new vegetable gardens—summer will be here before you know it, but is your patio ready for all the excitement? If you love the summer months and enjoy spending time outside, but dread very hot and humid days, then take some time now to consider your cooling options. From using misters to installing a patio cover in Houston, TX, here are seven easy ways to keep your patio cool this summer: Add some shade: To reduce your exposure to the sun while on your patio, your best bet is to add shade. You’ve got... View Article

Tips for Maintaining a Patio Shade

March 20, 2019

Patio shades offer a number of benefits for property owners, including aesthetic appeal and protection from weather conditions like rain and sunshine. Unfortunately, a lot of property owners don’t get the kind of value that they should out of their patio shades because they don’t invest in regular maintenance. Taking some time to properly maintain your patio shade in Houston, TX can make a big difference when it comes to the condition, quality and longevity of your investment: Inspect your patio shade: To keep your patio shade in the best condition possible, it’s important to inspect it regularly. Check for... View Article

Watch Us on “Garage Rehab” on the Discovery Channel!

March 6, 2019

It’s not every day that you can catch your local pros on television. Movies and TV shows are usually filled with the faces of Hollywood. Here’s your chance! ABC Awnings is proud to have been featured on “Garage Rehab” to show off our expertise in metal awnings in Houston, TX. Why ABC Awning Company? When “Garage Rehab” was faced with a location in desperate need of a metal awning in Houston, TX, of course they contacted our team! Who else could provide a 40’ metal awning that would be ideal for the back of a garage? The structure we created... View Article

Maintaining Your Shade Structures in Houston, TX

February 4, 2019

A shade structure is a smart investment that can really pay off. It offers protection against the elements, improves ventilation, reduces energy consumption and adds aesthetic appeal. They are custom designed to fit the space perfectly using the ideal shape and materials to match your specific needs. Plus, they can add significant value to your home. Installing a shade structure is a sizeable investment, but well worth the initial cost, considering the numerous benefits it provides. Best of all, it will last for upwards of 10 years with the right maintenance. Property owners need to do their part to regularly... View Article

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