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How to Install a Retractable Awning

A retractable awning provides convenient shade for your patio when you need it, and easily stores away when not in use. Retractable awnings are easy to install. Follow these simple steps to install a retractable awning over your patio.

The first step is to mount the brackets. Attach the bracket securely to the surface, makings sure the surface is sturdy enough to carry the awning. Check the manual for bracket spacing recommendations and screw types. Next, mount the hood. Place the hood on top of the mounting brackets and align each with the brackets attached to the hood. Insert the bolts and tighten securely. Finally install the awning. Lift the awning and slide the square mounting bar into the space in the mounting brackets. Insert the bolts and tighten. Shop retractable awnings at Lowe's: http://www.lowes.com

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