Deck or Patio Cover
Step inside the wide open doors of your own backyard retreat.
A solid covered deck or patio is predominately used as an outdoor living area, an extension of an existing home or business.
Here are a few of the many benefits of a Deck or Patio cover.
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Shade plus energy!
Lower power bills
Bringing families closer
Climate & Bug Control
fans, heaters, misters
Add Architectural Attraction
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Recessed lighting, chandeliers & more!
Sound Systems, Movies & More
Vehicle shelters or entertainment
Enjoy Your Patio or Deck
Regardless of Weather
Leave Outside All Year
For Solid Covered Decks or Patios
- Polycarbonate is stronger than glass or plastic.
- Blocks harmful ultraviolet rays.
- Lightweight, easy to install.
- High priced, a major disadvantage.
- Not resistant to marring, scratching or abrasive surfaces.
- Wood allows a more natural circulation of air.
- Heavier, more substantial “architectural” look.
- Allows for extreme custom roof designs.
- With variations in color and wood grains no two wood roofs will ever be the same.
- Wood keeps the most human-friendly temperatures.
- Photovoltaic systems reduced monthly cost of electricity.
- Occasional inspection and cleaning of the panels is required.
- Solar roofs allow air circulation creating a cooling atmosphere.
Is a Solid Covered Deck or Patio Right for Me?
Consider installing a timber framed pavilion or gazebo over your deck or patio if...
You use your patio or deck for meals.
Installing a timber framed pavilion or gazebo kit over your deck or patio is the perfect way to incorporate family time into the busiest of lifestyles. A backyard can become a central gathering place for eating together inviting friends and neighbors for a barbecue or picnic and enjoying the afternoon in the fresh air.
You enjoy celebrating in the outdoors.
A timber framed gazebo and/or pavilion kit can provide shade as well as wonderfully establishing new means for social gatherings. Whether hosting a large event or gathering in a private group, a gazebo or pavilion kit is ideal to provide the outdoor entertainment space for restaurants, parks, family gatherings, weddings, reunions, business or community events and more.
Summer parties, good food and a night full of friends and laughter can create memorable moments. A dovetailed timber frame gazebo or pavilion covering a patio or deck can ensure a wonderful experience with shade and the guests can still relax and enjoy themselves even if there is an unexpected change in the weather. It also is a wonderful place to sit back and put up your feet in quiet solitude enjoying the stars, reading a good book or watching an outdoor movie. A solid covered deck or patio can do more than provide shelter and protection from hot sun, rain and snow; outdoor experiences enhance everyday life naturally drawing families and friends closer together. When you are outside there is an amazing feeling of being connected to the earth and a renewed sense of home.