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Want to apply some of our techniques to your home? View product specifics on our Awnings page or browse images of all of the ones we’ve installed in our gallery.
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Before & After: Poolside Area Remodel
How do you turn a sun-soaked pool area into a relaxing place? We worked hard on this Los Gatos home to turn their pool area into an amazing relaxing place of serenity and entertaining. We documented the before and after process so you can see how this custom feature transformed the backyard area.
March 9, 2021
Awnings | Solar Window Screens
San Carlos Balcony Goes from Hot to Comfortable–Thanks to Retractable Awning & Solar Screens
The deck of this San Carlos home was constantly bathed in harsh sunlight making the outdoor sitting and recreation area unusable. The western location of the deck resulted in near constant sunlight during the day–baking the outdoor and indoor area in heat and harsh sunlight. The large glass doors near the balcony were resulting in higher energy costs due to warmer temperatures from the harsh sunlight. Here's the transformation of this San Carlos home.
September 17, 2020
We carry 3 major VOSS awning lines that we customize & assembly locally at our South Bay factory & showroom. Read all about this high-quality German awning product line.
March 31, 2019
Beat the Heat with Outdoor Kitchen Awnings
With so many sunny days in the Bay Area, there are ample opportunities to host barbecues and get-togethers with your extravagant outdoor kitchen. An outdoor kitchen is a rewarding, but usually expensive addition to a home, so it makes sense to take the proper steps to get the most out of your investment.
February 14, 2017
The Advantages of Retractable Awnings in San Jose, CA
The mild weather in the Bay Area, particularly the city of San Jose, creates the perfect environment for retractable awnings from ERS Shading.
January 16, 2017