Home awnings, also called overhangs, are secondary fabric covers that attach to the exterior wall of a building. Constructed of a fabric material primarily composed of acrylic, cotton yarn, polyester or vinyl laminate, it slips easily over any aluminum or steel structure that blocks light especially during the summer season.
It is usually mounted over a window, door or area along a walkway. In fact, the house awning becomes a canopy that can be further expanded. These can easily be withdrawn. The awnings help the owners to control the weather conditions in the house on their own terms. In heavy rain, snow or heat, the house awnings protect the residents of the house and provide the necessary shade.
It has been tested that the temperature under the awning roof stays up to 20 degrees cooler. The home awnings also prevent the heat of the sun from entering through the windows or sliding glass doors and keep the temperatures in the house cool. This also saves the owners some air conditioning costs. There is a possibility of carpets and furniture fading from sunlight. With an awning roof, on the other hand, furniture and carpets are well protected
Nowadays, home awnings also come with accessories, giving versatility and utility to the owners coming off their patio or porch. In addition, an additional privacy screen provided with the awning prevents insects from entering. Thanks to the terrace lighting, residents can comfortably enjoy their terrace evenings
The house awnings can be used to cover solar thermal collectors, especially in the summer season. Extendable house awnings have recently become very popular, especially in the USA. These awnings are very beautiful and comfortable to use and also offer the residents of the house acute climate protection.