There are many advantages to using a cantilever shade structure for your home or business. Cantilever shade structures are attractive, versatile, durable and affordable, and can be constructed quickly. Only one of the sides of the structure needs support posts, that saves time and money. Plus the frames of the cantilever shade structures are designed to contain their own loads so there’s no tension placed on other structures. They can be placed in between buildings to provide shelter from the elements. Cantilever shades are specially engineered to work with wind loads and their rafters are curved so water runs right off of it.
Many people like cantilever shade structures because they can provide shade and protection while offering an unobstructed view. The wide range of sizes, colors and patterns on the fabric, and the color options on the steel posts holding them in place also make them a favorite of home and business owners. Whether you need an additional shady area for your home to serve as a place for outdoor parties, a carport, to cover an outdoor furniture grouping, or simply kick back and relax, cantilever shade structures are a great choice. Cantilever structures can also be used with restaurants, hotels, or any other type of business.
Available In A Variety Of Styles
Cantilevers can in a wide variety of styles as well. They include cantilevers with one post, single or double triangular trusses, a single or double flat truss, double or single center bows, and many other designs and configurations. Some people even construct cantilever shade structures that are back-to-back or side-by-side. This allows the structures to cover a larger area and provide shade no matter from which angle the sunshine is coming. The unique appearance of cantilever shade structures is another reason people love them. They often become marketing tools for commercial enterprises.
Unique, Attractive, And Aesthetically PleasingThe complexity and artistic aesthetically pleasing look of the cantilever shade structure also adds to its popularity. Their unique construction make them natural conversation pieces and can be customized to include brand names, commercial or other types of messages, or outlandish colors, designs, and patterns. People put designs on the canopy of their cantilever shade structure themselves or have it done at the factory. The result is a structure with an unparalleled appearance that provides blessed shade and respited from precipitation while providing added beauty and uniqueness to your home or business.
Environmentally Friendly And Cost-Effective
Custom-made cantilever shade structures not only provide shelter from sun and rain, it also keeps the area around your home or business cooler. This causes the ambient air temperature to be cooler around your entryways, outdoor patios, and parking areas. This can save you money by reducing the cost of cooling the inside of your property. Plus it helps to provide protection from the sun’s UV rays. They are ideal for areas near pools, tennis courts, or other outdoor recreational activity. The cantilever shade structures are the perfect place to have refreshments or simply a place to relax. Plus its safe, durable, and costs a lot less than many other types of structures.