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Stationary Awnings Protecting Your Home and Office

Stationary Awnings Protecting Your Home and Office

Awnings

are roof covers used over the exterior of home, restaurants, offices

and business organizations. The basic purpose of using an awning is

to provide a shade for the people, but it is a... Awnings

are roof covers used over the exterior of home, restaurants, offices

and business organizations. The basic purpose of using an awning is

to provide a shade for the people, but it is also used to display

advertisements and provide business information. Awnings are usually

placed on the doorways, windows and other uncovered areas to protect

the house as well as the people from rain, sun rays and also from

snow. Awnings can be classified into three types. They are fixed or

stationary awnings, retractable

awnings

and

freestanding awnings.What

are stationary awnings?The

stationary awnings are permanent awnings attached to a building.

Normally a stationary awning is placed on the window and is made of a

metal like aluminum. The stationary awnings are not movable and hence

cannot be adjusted. The stationary or fixed awnings are generally

used to protect the interior from the damaging rays of the sun. The

stationary window awnings also aid in reducing the cooling costs of

the home. There are different varieties of stationary awnings

available at your nearest store. You can also buy stationary awnings

online. Types

of stationary awningsBroadway Awnings Broadway awning is a kind of stationary awning. It is used for the windows and the entrance. The Broadway awning is made of acrylic material. It is used both in offices as well as in homes. This type of stationary awning is easy to install, and it is fade and moisture resistant. Some of the tools required to fix this awning are adjustable wrench, electric drill, measuring tape, Philips and Hex drivers. The Broadway stationary awning weighs around 4.00 lbs. Bostonian Awnings Bostonian awning is another simple but elegant kind of awning used for the entrance and inset windows. Normally this type is made of aluminum covered with acrylic material. This awning is used for both residential and commercial purposes. It is easy to install and is cost effective. It acts as a very good protection against strong wind and snow. The awning is moisture and fade resistant. It weighs 32lbs and the valance is 7 inches high. Chicago Awnings Chicago awning has an aluminum or steel frame and is used over the window and the entrance. It is easy to install and comes with frame, cover, installation brackets and assembly hardware. It is also moisture, mildew and fade resistant. It weighs only 27.00 lbs.The

other varieties are Savannah, San Francisco, New Orleans, New Yorker,

Dallas Retro, Charleston, Santa Fee, Nantucket and Baltimore awnings.

Buy the one that is best suited for your house or office and protect

it from the rain, sun rays and snow.

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