Sun Canopies are used in both commercial and residential environments to provide shade cover for businesses and homes. A wide range of temporary, permanent, and custom shade covers exists. Many businesses prefer temporary shade covers that provide economical solutions to the problems of heat and sun in open areas. Other businesses involved in frequent outdoor activities invest in permanent, Modular shade structures to give clients and employees continually covered areas.
Still other shade covers are made that are intentionally customized to unique and highly individualized applications. Successful customization results from careful, deliberate planning with climate demands and specific client need in mind. When material handling vendors work with clients at this level of consultative detail, the results are durable, dependable, and made-to-order solutions that will perform beautifully over extended periods of time.
Just a few examples include the following:
Modular Shade Covers
Modular shade structures are manufactured to function as attractive, inexpensive solutions for seasonal or temporary use. Modular systems are characterized by an exceptionally sturdy design that features a 63 percent or 80 percent shade factor fabric. They are manufactured for ease of assembly and years of durable, reliable use.
Modular shade structures can be obtained in any number of fabric colors. Optional water proof tops and powder coated frames are available from leading manufactures and material handling vendors. Braces and base plates for securing frames come with every unit.
Triangular Truss Shade Covers
These broad-span structures are designed to provide companies and public areas with the maximum possible amount of shaded, open space. They are an extremely cost effective means of shading large areas.
Triangular truss style systems are made to be durable and easy to assemble. Their shade panels attach to its aluminum trusses through springs that allow for easy installation and removal. Maintenance free application is ensured through aluminum components and galvanized columns. Base plates are made of steel plates that give extra support and strength to the aluminum frame.
The custom shade panels, made of 63 percent shade factor fabric, attach to trusses by means of stainless steel springs.
Warren Truss Shade Cover System
Warren truss style shad systems allow for increased column spacing over the conventional pipe frame systems. This results in a very economical alternative to shading larger expanses. The entire Warren system is designed for maximum flexibility and can be customized to meet applicable building codes or modified to suit individual client needs.
The frame consists of a combination of aluminum trusses, galvanized steel columns, and steel base plates. The fabric is 63 percent shade factor reinforced along the edges with 2 inch webbing. Shade panels attach to the structure through one-eighth inch black and white diamond braid polyester lacing cord.
The Enduro Patio Cover
Enduro Patio Shade Covers provide homeowners, children and pets with hours of enjoyable shade over any style or sized residential patio. Enduro colored shade cloth makes it a very attractive, decorative addition to any backyard.
The type of system features a slip fit frame that supports the canopy. The canopy features an 80 percent shade factor, is UV resistant, and flame retardant. Side panels attach to the frame through bungee ball straps and provide additional cover for the patio edge.