Example of a classic patio design in San Francisco with a pergola

Retractable Sun Shade Covered Terrace

Traditional Patio, San Francisco

A brightly colored overhead canopy is made up of retractable shades, allowing some protection from the harsh rays. The rusted metal framing and wooden seating make for a great contrast to the vibrant, contemporary product.
Example of a classic patio design in San Francisco with a pergola - Houzz

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timinna wrote:April 24, 2012
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    RetractableAwnings.com Inc.
    5 years ago
    last modified: 5 years ago
    I am not aware of the manufacturer of this product although it is something we will be manufacturing and adding to our website. This beautiful product is a retractable guide wire shading system. It will be the Perugina model. Please note, it is designed for sun protection only and not for rain or hail. Should you need a product for light/heavy rain or hail please consider one of the many models available at the link below:


    Contact me (Eric) in the USA and Canada toll free at 1 (866) 438-2964 Ext. 1 or outside the USA and Canada at (305) 628-2424 Ext. 1 or via email at eric @ retractableawnings.com (no spaces) for additional information, questions or a quote.
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    RetractableAwnings.com Inc.
    4 years ago

    UPDATE: Retractableawnings.com is now offering the Perugia guide wire systems using state of the art anodized, lightweight, commercial grade 6063T aluminum profiles and the highest quality, marine grade AISI 316 stainless steel aircraft cable, hooks, screws and turnbuckles. See the link below the photos for complete specifications, options, pictures and much more.

    Perugia guide wire systems

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