Peterson Canvas & Awnings offers a variety of awning options and styles that can perfectly match your home or business’s needs. At Peterson Canvas & Awnings, our priority is helping meet our clients’ needs and doing so by finding you the most suitable type of awning in Longmont, CO for your home or business.
There are number of different benefits to adding an awning to your home. One of the main benefits is it essentially creates and outdoor living room on your patio or deck. The Sunbrella fabrics we have at Peterson Canvas & Awnings provide up to 98 percent protection from the sun’s harmful UV rays. Awnings will also protect your furnishings and floors from fading and getting damaged.
Awnings also conserve energy and according to the California Energy Commission, awnings can reduce your temperature up to 20 degrees. A U.S. Department of Energy and American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) study shows that an awning can reduce heat gain by 55 to 65 percent on southern-facing windows and 72 to 77 percent on western exposures. Your energy bill will also be reduced during the summer time as awnings can keep you from blasting your air conditioner the entire day.
Did you know that 40% of the unwanted heat that builds up in your house comes in through windows and patio doors?
A retractable awning provides sun when you want it and shade when you need it while being attractive, functional and energy-efficient! The awnings from Peterson Canvas are ideal for decks and patios and can be mounted on the wall, soffit or roof.
Our awnings include remote controls, protective hoods for the mechanisms, wind and sun sensors for automatic operation when unattended, and front drop shades for additional protection from the sun. We have a wide range of colors and patterns of decorator Sunbrella fabric with a variety of valance styles are available to accent your retractable awning.
We carry Eclipse Awning Systems which are engineered for flexibility, strength,and durability. Eclipse Awning Systems is proud to carry the prestigious Skin Cancer Foundation “Seal of Recommendation” on its products utilizing Sunbrella fabrics.
Patio covers are great for outdoor living rooms which allows you to relax and keep the sun away. The patio covers at Peterson Canvas & Awnings, we offer a number of different styles of patio covers. Typically, a rigid patio cover is constructed of steel tube rafters over which a removable fabric cover is laced. The steel frame is anchored to your existing concrete patio or the joists of your deck. We will custom design your awning to follow the contour of your patio or deck and fit your roof line. Our patio covers are engineered to withstand 100 mph winds and snow loads of 30 pounds per square foot!
Pull-up awnings from Peterson Canvas & Awnings are elegant, versatile, durable and economical. They will give your home the character and charm you have been searching for. We have a rope and pulley system. These window awnings are designed to rest above your window when retracted. In the down position, projection ends typically at one-half the height of your window. Your pull-up awning is constructed with a cold rolled steel frame, which can be designed to accommodate casement windows.
- Ten year limited warranty on all Sunbrella fabrics.
- Ten year warranty, with optional lifetime frame warranty, on retractable lateral arm awnings from Eclipse Awning Systems.
- Five year warranty on solar shades from Eclipse Awning Systems.
- Five year warranty on Somfy motors.
- Two year warranty on our workmanship, except on rollershades, which carry a one year warranty.
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To schedule a free in-home consultation in Longmont, CO, visit our contact page or call us today at (970) 493-4033.