Entrance awnings and porticoes and smaller door awnings, sometimes called “Door Hood Awnings,” protect you and your guests from bad weather.
Entrance canopies and awnings are available in a variety of materials:
Welded metal frames with fabric covers
Standing seam metal roof
Shingled to match the house
Window Awnings and Solar Shade Screens
Is it too hot inside your home? Can’t see the television because of sun glare? Does the sun get in your eyes when you are trying to use the kitchen sink? You could benefit from a window awning!
Window awnings are available in fabric, aluminum and custom-made traditional materials, such as wood, shingles, and standing-seam metal roofing.
Fabric window awnings can be either stationary or retractable.
Retractable window awnings can be motorized to operate at the touch of a button.
Manually operated retractable awnings can be retracted from inside or out.
Retractable solar shades are also a good option for shading window glass.
Solar powered motorized retractable window awnings are eligible for a 30% tax credit. Call to learn more about the 30% tax credit (expires December 31, 2016).
Retractable solar shading screens allow you to enjoy the view, but block the sunlight and the heat from the sun.
Solar powered motorized retractable solar shade screens are eligible for a 30% tax credit.
You probably know awnings reduce solar heat gain from the sun by up to 90% so you can enjoy outdoor living, but did you know awnings also lower indoor temperatures and save you in air conditioning costs? Awnings can mean big savings on air conditioning electric bills. Window and door awnings are good for the inside of your home, too:
Awnings lower indoor temperatures by 10 – 15 %
Awnings can save 25% on air conditioning costs
Awnings reduce solar heat gain by 90%
Awnings block 98% of the UV Rays that fade furniture, drapes and art on the walls
Awnings block cancer causing sunlight for a healthier home
If your windows let in too much sun, you need protection for your door, or your deck is too hot, Milanese Remodeling can help you tame Mother Nature at your home with window awnings, entrance awnings,and deck and patio awnings.