What is the awning

The awning is a lightweight construction that is most often placed above the entrance of a house, window or balcony. It is used to shade pergolas and terraces.  The primary function of the awning is sun protection. Awnings are divided into solid and sliding. 

Marquise division according to design:

  • classic
  • semi-cassette
  • cassette
  • baskets

Sliding awnings are used to shade balconies and terraces, with solid windows being shaded. Basket awnings can be seen in cafes, restaurants and shops. Awnings can be operated mechanically by a crank or electronically with a remote control.