An aluminum canopy is an overhead roof that is constructed to give shade and shelter. It protects the building from the natural elements and helps in keeping the home cool. It can also be a tent without a floor. It is generally a covering that is attached to the outside of a house. It is built to cover the exterior of windows and doors on a building. As an architectural projection, it enhances the look of your home and commercial building in Southwest Florida.
The canopy is constructed as a roof that is attached to the building with the support of two or more upright supporting posts. The support cannot be less than two points. Over this frame made of metal or aluminum that is strong and corrosion-resistant, one can have a fabric or metal covering. The canopies can be made of fabric, which is generally strong, long-lasting, fire-resistant, created with beautiful designs having bright colors. Earlier only canopies of striped material were used. Now many colorful custom options are available to suit the exterior of the building.
Aluminum canopies from Fabri-tech Screens add to the architectural beauty of a building. They are available in a whole range of materials and colors. You can have the color and design to suit the building. Canopies can be used as patio covers. It can also be used over play areas attached to buildings. Canopies can be installed within a short period and are very convenient to use. Canopies can be built as an extended cover for buildings. They can act as patio covers, carports, a sun cover or a covered walkway.
In these days of global warming, the canopy protects the building acting as an energy saver. They also make a building cool. They provide shade near the building. The canopies provide shelter from strong winds and the heat of the sun. The windows facing the sun can have canopies built on them so that the rooms are cool. This also helps in conserving energy, as the windows are covered and the consumption of the air conditioners is reduced. They also give protection from rain and storms. The wooden frame of the windows and doors which have canopies are also protected from these natural elements. If the canopies are used over windows, the glare on the computer screen and the television will be reduced.
You can also have adjustable canopies instead of permanent ones. These can give the building shade in summer but can be folded up in winter. You can have either manual canopy or automatic canopy. In an automatic canopy, the canopy folds at the press of a button. This is ideal for shops and offices that do not have enough space for erecting permanent canopies.
Instead of making an extension of concrete over windows and doors, building a canopy of aluminum, is a good option. It is not only colorful but gives protection from the sun, wind, rain, and the elements. With so many varieties to choose from you can obtain the one most suited to your building.
Fabri-Tech Screens can be your contractor for your home canopy in Southwest Florida. Our aluminum canopies are available in different colors, sizes, and shapes so you can choose a design you like to make your canopies exceptionally beautiful and useful. You can enjoy the views outdoors while indoors so no need to worry about the weather.
Call us at 1-800-281-1289 or 239-772-9825 today for a no-obligation design consultation. You can count on us for help wherever your ideas are in Marco Island, Bonita Springs, Naples, Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Port Charlotte, North Port, Venice, Estero, Punta Gorda, and Lehigh Acres.