Retractable options let you choose when you want shade or sun. When it’s the former, this playful design folds out strips of yellow fabric to protect you from the rays.
Custom design a style with a local manufacturer to get the exact elegant look you want. These beautiful custom covers work as a posh addition to the home's exterior.
If you’re looking for better coverage over a patio that has a pergola-style roof, patio shade panels install directly into the wood roof for extra protection and a burst of colorful style.
Think carefully about the material you choose for your patio cover — the right materials can alter your backyard's look dramatically. A bamboo roof creates tropical appeal that makes this space feel like a vacation spot.
Corrugated metal is a surprisingly stylish option for a patio cover that works well with modern or industrial-style homes.
The bamboo cover on this outdoor space adds shade and texture to the patio's simple and modern design.
Fabric might feel too simple, but don't overlook it. Layering outdoor fabric panels across an overhead frame will soften the sunlight on your patio.
Regardless of the type of cover you choose, consider building the frame for your cover on an angle for extra protection. Think about the most common time of day you’ll be using the patio and work with an architect to determine the best angle for your home.
Don’t forget the sides of your patio. You may want to think about screens to help deter the sun sneaking in as it rises or sets.