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Stay Cool and Stylish with our Awnings 

Experience shade like never before with our awnings designed to redefine outdoor comfort. Protect yourself and your property from the sun’s harsh rays with these versatile patio covering which allow you to enjoy the perfect blend of form and function.

What are Awnings? 

Awnings resemble a roof-like covering, made from sturdy fabrics and are attached to the exterior wall of a building. They are designed to provide shade and protection from the sun, rain, or other weather elements. Awnings can be stationary or retractable and available in various shapes, sizes, and styles. Awnings primarily serve as extensions to outdoor living spaces, creating comfortable areas for relaxation, and offering protection for windows and doors from harsh weather conditions. 

Though many may think awnings are typically used for residential properties, they are also of great value to commercial, and industrial properties. They can be found over windows, doors, patios, decks, storefronts and more! In addition to their functional benefits, aluminum awnings enhance the aesthetic appeal of a building or outdoor space, especially as they can be customized for any outdoor space. 

Transform your space with shade and elegance

Awnings perfectly blend style and functionality, to create a captivating outdoor experience for your home or business. Let’s take a look at reasons to invest in these stunning outdoor canopies:

Sun Protection: Awnings have become a household name for sun protection, providing shade from the sun’s harmful UV rays which can be destructive to your property over time. This creates a comfortable outdoor space while safeguarding your furniture, flooring, and other items from fading due to sun exposure.

Energy Efficiency: Awnings can contribute to energy savings by reducing the amount of direct sunlight that enters a building. Luckily, this helps to lower cooling costs during hot weather by keeping indoor spaces cooler.

Enhanced Aesthetics: Awnings are available in various styles, colors, and designs, adding aesthetic appeal to homes or businesses. They can enhance the overall look of a property and provide a personalized touch.

Weather Protection: Awnings offer protection from light rain, allowing you to enjoy outdoor spaces even during drizzly weather. Some awnings are also designed to withstand more severe weather conditions, providing additional protection.

Increased Outdoor Living Space: By creating shaded areas, awnings expand usable outdoor space. By acting as canopies for the screened patio and canopies for outside spaces, they create comfortable outdoor seating areas, dining spaces, or recreational areas, providing a more versatile and enjoyable living environment.

Reduced Cooling Costs: Awnings can help reduce indoor temperatures, which can lead to lower air conditioning usage and energy bills. This is especially beneficial in hot climates.

Furniture Preservation: It’s a known fact that direct sunlight can fade furniture, flooring and the decor of your home over time.  Awnings help protect these items by blocking harmful UV rays and reducing sun exposure.

Customization Options: You don’t have to sacrifice the aesthetic appeal of your home with our retractable awnings because they are available in various materials, styles, and sizes. 

Increased Property Value: Not only will well-designed and properly installed awnings enhance the curb appeal of a property, but they can also potentially increase its overall value.

Versatility: Awnings can be used in various settings, including residential homes, commercial establishments, and recreational areas. Their versatility also extends to their ability to adapt to different architectural styles.

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Sun's Out, Awnings On: Elevate Your Outdoor Experience with Superior Sun Protection

Awnings stand out on the market for their remarkable sun protection abilities, designed to shield you from the dangers of UV rays while ultimately adding a touch of elegance to your space. Awnings reduce the ultraviolet rays by 98% making it safer and more comfortable to enjoy your awning for patio or deck. They reduce the heat entering your home by up to 75%. This translates to more comfortable living both indoors and outdoors.

Take a look at how style and functionality come together to create a world of cool comfort:

UV Protection: Our awnings are crafted from the best materials, tested and capable of offering you unparalleled protection from the sun’s harshest rays. Over time, the sun has damaging effects on furniture, flooring and decor. Your home’s assets deserve the protection of our retractable awning. 

Customizable Comfort: You are in control when it comes to tailoring your sun protection awnings to fit your lifestyle. Choose from retractable designs for flexible control, allowing you to bask in the sun when you want or seek shade effortlessly.

Expand Your Living Space: Transform your outdoor space with our awning for patio and awning for deck creating an extended living area. Shutters and Shades’ awnings allow you to redefine outdoor elegance for entertaining loved ones. With our awnings, you can entertain guests without having to worry about interference from the sun.

Comfort meets Savings with Our Energy-Efficient Awnings

Our cutting-edge energy-efficient Awnings are here for you to discover cooler summers, and a more sustainable living environment. They are made to provide shade and reduce solar heat gain making them the perfect solution to keep your indoor spaces cool while minimizing energy consumption.

Solar Protection: By preventing the sun from penetrating your windows and doors, there is a reduced need for cooling solutions. This not only keeps your interiors cooler but also extends the lifespan of your property’s assets.

A Natural Cooling Effect: Soak up the natural cooling breeze as our awnings create a shaded retreat. Enjoy the outdoors without the discomfort of excessive heat, making your patio or deck a comfortable oasis for relaxation.

Energy Savings: By reducing the need for air conditioning, our energy-efficient awnings contribute to lower energy costs. In addition, you’re positive impact on the environment by minimizing your carbon footprint.

Your Home, Your Haven with our Awnings 

Transform your home into a haven of style and comfort with our exquisite range of awnings! Elevate your outdoor living experience and shield your space from the sun while adding a touch of elegance. By installing our awnings, we guarantee: 

Sun Protection: The sun is no match for our awnings which provide shade and create a more comfortable living environment. By blocking the harmful effects of the sun’s UV rays, your home is protected from the effects of deterioration caused by prolonged sun exposure. 

Energy Efficiency: By regulating indoor temperatures, the need for air conditioning during hot weather can be reduced, leading to lower energy bills. During the winter, awnings can be retracted allowing sunlight to warm your home naturally.

Increased Privacy: Awnings can offer a degree of privacy, especially when strategically placed around windows or outdoor seating areas. This is beneficial for homeowners concerned about close proximity to neighbors or busy streets. Ask us about our closing options for maximum privacy for your living space. 

Easy Maintenance: Most awnings require minimal maintenance. As long as you keep up with regular cleaning and occasional inspections, they remain in good condition providing long-lasting benefits without significant time needed for upkeep.

Weather Protection: With the protection of awnings, your outdoor activities don’t have to be disrupted by the drizzles. They can also act as a shield against mild winds, creating a more comfortable outdoor environment.

Engineered to Last: Our Awnings are manufactured with precision and durability in mind, and they are made from high-quality materials to guarantee long-lasting performance. Enjoy peace of mind knowing your investment will stand the test of time.

Easy Control: Effortlessly control your awning with user-friendly mechanisms. Whether it’s a manual crank or motorized option, our awnings provide convenient and smooth operation for a seamless outdoor experience.

Enhanced Outdoor Living: A little more outdoor space never hurts, and awnings create additional usable outdoor space, through covered patios or decks. This extension is conducive to outdoor gatherings, dining, or simply enjoying the fresh air with controlled lighting. 

Curb Appeal: Enhance the visual appeal of your home, by fully customizing your awnings to suit the existing appeal of your home. These outdoor canopies add a touch of sophistication or complement your home’s architecture, contributing to an overall polished appearance.

Cost-Effective Home Improvement: Awnings are a relatively cost-effective way to improve your home’s functionality and aesthetics. They offer a tangible return on investment by contributing to energy savings and potentially increasing your property’s value.

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Elevate Your Brand, Boost Comfort, and Increase Visibility with our Awnings for Business!

Awnings can be a valuable addition to businesses, acting as powerful tools to make an impact beyond their decorative appeal. Whether you own a boutique, restaurant or office space, awnings can be customised to suit your needs. Here are some considerations and benefits of using awnings for businesses:

Branding and Visibility:

Awnings offers an excellent opportunity for branding by displaying the business name, logo, or tagline prominently. This is certainly a unique way to boost the visibility of your business, aided by the fact that they are available in a range of colors, designs, and materials. Not only are you investing in protection for your business, but these outdoor canopies are eye-catching and can create a memorable and professional image for your business. 

Weather Protection:

The changes in climate unfolding before our eyes prove the need to invest in protection for your business. An awning is a great solution for providing shelter from the sun, rain and even snow to not just protect your customers, but your merchandise. This protective barrier can increase the amount of traffic to your store, make outdoor spaces usable during unfavourable weather conditions and provide a better customer experience. 

Energy Efficiency:

Awnings are known for their energy efficiency, as they can help regulate indoor temperatures by blocking sunlight and reducing heat gain. By strategically placing our window awnings and door awnings, you can reduce the amount of direct sunlight that enters your space. This is a major win for you as overtime you will observe energy savings given the reduced need for air conditioning. 

Aesthetic Appeal:

Awnings by Shutters and Shade creates a more attractive and inviting storefront. It is proven that a well-designed and maintained outdoor canopy for pergola can significantly improve the curb appeal of a business therefore attracting the attention of persons passing by.

Extended Outdoor Space and Enhanced Outdoor Experience:

Don’t you just marvel at the chic outdoor experience created by awnings for businesses? Awnings bring an air of comfort and relaxation to outdoor seating arrangements for businesses. By installing awnings, you are creating the ideal environment for customers to relax, dine and interact with your products and services. The extension of the outdoor space creates a more inviting atmosphere and increases the likelihood of repeat business.  Our outdoor canopies can be particularly beneficial for restaurants, cafes, or any establishment with outdoor seating.

Cost-effective advertising: 

Installing awnings by Shutters and Shade can be considered a cost-effective and long-term investment in advertising. This one-time expense is guaranteed to provide you with the last benefits by setting you apart from the competition. Picture creating significant brand reinforcement and possibly brand loyalty through the constant presence of your business’ name in a unique way.

Durability and Maintenance:

Choosing high-quality materials for awnings ensures durability and longevity. Regular maintenance, such as cleaning and inspections, will help keep them in good condition.

Why Shutters and Shade for your Awnings?

Expert Installation: Our team of professionals ensures a seamless installation process, leaving you with a perfect awning for your home or business.

Customer Satisfaction: We highly value customer satisfaction, and our awnings are backed by a satisfaction guarantee. Your comfort and peace of mind are our top priorities.

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Revitalize your outdoor living space and make a lasting impression with our exceptional awnings. Embrace the beauty of functional design without the worry of sun exposure. 

Contact us for a consultation – your perfect awning is just a step away!

Energy Efficient

Reduces the energy costs of air conditioning.

Cooler Summers

Blocks 75% of solar heat that radiates onto your deck.

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Our happy clients

JUDY SALT​
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Josh was here and actually just left. Initially, I was apprehensive about committing to this project. He explained everything, made recommendations, no pressure whatsoever, very professional and very friendly. I have no doubt I made the right decision to proceed with this company. Usually I worry and second guess my choices. This time I have no doubts and cannot wait till it is completed. I am totally confident I made the right choice. When all is done, I will update you. Cheers!
KAREN MONGRAIN​
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My husband Jason and I couldn't be happier with our automatic outdoor sun shades. We would highly recommend Shutters and Shade to anyone that needs relief from the sun inside or outside their home. The ease and functionality of the shades are so amazing. We would not think twice about installing them again on our next project. We've built 2 homes in the past 4 years and Wes was one of the best people we have had the opportunity to work with. Thank you Wes for making this part of the home building experience a great one!
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Top notch service from a fantastic company! I couldn't say enough good things about Wes and his crew. He was able to navigate a very challenging job and provide a quality finish in a timely manner at an excellent value.
Chris - Impact Contracting
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I’m very happy with the quality of work and product provided by Shutters and Shade of Kelowna. They are a friendly and talented group of guys with superior product. Both applications of exterior blinds at my home required custom engineering and Wes and Christian were up to the task.
Dana Fraser
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Amazing customer service, high quality product and we are very pleased with the finished product. We would highly recommend this company to the businesses of the Okanagan.
Kelowna Pool Table Scheduling
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Loving are new shades. Love how it’s private and what a difference how cool are house is. Thank you Wes and Christian for doing a wonderful job. We highly recommended Shutters and Shades!!!
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