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Awnings

Keep up with the latest in the awnings and home shading industry on ERS’ website.

See awning dreams and ideas personified–we post some of our favorite awning projects that we’ve installed for our clients throughout the Bay Area right here.

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.

Why stop there? We’ve got a wide variety of products if awnings aren’t the best fit for your home–check out our Pergola and Arbor Covers, Solar Window Screens, and Rolling Shutters.

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
VOSS Awnings

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
Retractable Commercial Awnings in San Jose

Retractable awnings can be a beautiful and functional addition to any type of business. Learn more about visual and functional advantages of awnings here.

January 12, 2017
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