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Benefits of Sunhoods: Shade, Aesthetic Appeal, and Energy Savings
Versatile Structures is a leading provider of innovative and high-quality outdoor shading solutions. Our range of products includes sunhoods and aluminium screens, which are designed to provide protection from the sun and create an aesthetically pleasing outdoor environment. In this blog post, we will take a closer look at these two products and discuss their benefits.
Sunhoods, also known as awnings or canopies, are a popular outdoor shading solution. They are typically attached to the exterior of a building and provide shade for windows, doors, and outdoor living areas. Sunhoods come in a variety of styles, materials, and sizes, making them a versatile option for any home or commercial property.
One of the main benefits of sunhoods is their ability to provide shade and reduce heat gain. This is particularly important in areas with hot and sunny climates, where excessive heat can make indoor spaces uncomfortable and increase energy costs. By reducing the amount of sunlight that enters a building, sunhoods can help to keep interiors cool and reduce the need for air conditioning.
Another advantage of sunhoods is their ability to enhance the aesthetic appeal of a building. With a wide range of colours, patterns, and materials to choose from, sunhoods can be customized to complement the architectural style of a property. This not only improves the overall look of the building but also adds value to the property.
Aluminium screens are another popular outdoor shading solution. They are typically installed on the exterior of a building and provide shade, privacy, and security. Aluminium screens come in a variety of styles, including fixed, sliding, and hinged, making them a versatile option for any property.
One of the main benefits of aluminium screens is their durability. Aluminium is a strong and lightweight material that is resistant to corrosion and weathering, making it ideal for outdoor use. Aluminium screens require very little maintenance and can last for many years, making them a cost-effective investment.
Another advantage of aluminium screens is their ability to provide privacy and security. By creating a barrier between the interior and exterior of a building, aluminium screens can prevent unwanted intruders from entering the property. This is particularly important for commercial properties, where security is a top priority.
Aluminium screens can also provide shade and reduce heat gain. By blocking out the sun’s rays, aluminium screens can help to keep interiors cool and reduce the need for air conditioning. This can result in significant energy savings and reduce the environmental impact of a property.
Sunhoods and aluminium screens are two excellent outdoor shading solutions that offer a range of benefits. Sunhoods can provide shade, reduce heat gain, and enhance the aesthetic appeal of a building, while aluminium screens can provide privacy, security, and shade. By investing in these products, property owners can create a more comfortable and appealing outdoor environment while also improving the value of their property. At Versatile Structures, we offer a wide range of sunhoods and aluminium screens to suit any property. Contact us today to learn more about our products and services
Jamie Howard - Director
Co-founder and Director Jamie has been hands-on in the shade and steel industry since leaving school. With over 15 years’ experience in shade, membrane and steel projects, Jamie is excited about the design opportunities shade structures offer in the commercial and industrial sectors. Jamie’s extensive design skills give him a competitive edge in situations with technical design complexity. He has won two personal industry awards for his designs, alongside many company-won awards.