Many times, especially during the summer, we find ourselves being exposed to the heat at an alarming rate. Maryland weather is known for being all over the place, but during the dog days of summer the heat can be downright unbearable. To combat this, there are plenty of ways you can make yourself feel more comfortable. However, it becomes difficult when you want to stay cool, but also be outside at the same time. This is where a residential awning can benefit you. If you’ve ever been to a place like Italy, or really any city in general, commercial awnings are constantly hovering over the sidewalks. Yet, when looking at many homes, they haven’t been installed yet. Here are a couple reasons why adding an awning can be an upgrade to your home.
It’s All About The Comfort
So it’s the middle of July, the temperatures are regularly exceeding 90, and yet you still want to comfortably enjoy your backyard. By having an awning installed, you’re giving yourself that option. When you go through the process of adding it, the contractor will work with you step by step to ensure that it matches your comfort and visual desires. Gone are the days of staying inside when it feels like the Sahara outside, because you’ve just given yourself some extra shade to enjoy. Not only that, but when you have guests over it’ll give you an additional area in terms of entertainment.
The Cost Is Reasonable
When thinking about a renovation, remodel or addition to their home, many homeowners will immediately disregard it because of the price. While there are some remodeling options that can cost a substantial amount, the addition of an awning is not one of them. In fact, it may even add resale value to your home and benefit you in the future.
Speaking Of Cutting Costs…
With the installation of an awning, there’s potential for you to save on your bills. Depending on how you adjust it in terms of placement and the direction it’s facing, an awning could theoretically reduce heat gain, which will also leave you with a more comfortable environment.
Trust The Experts At Carroll Awning Company
Ready to get the perfect awning for your business or home? Carroll Awning Company has the expertise and equipment to make and install the perfect residential or commercial awning to give your home or business an even cooler exterior. We can design, create, and install custom canopies and awnings all year long. For a free estimate and to get started designing your dream awning, give us a call at 1-800-999-5617 or visit us online. To see examples of our work, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn.