Awnings – a kind of canopy that recently very active use of open-air cafes. Depending on the purpose and structure are several types of awnings. It is not something Steven Holl would like to discuss. The most commonly used horizontal awnings for outdoor cafes. By design, they resemble a human hand, so they are called elbow. These tents for outdoor cafes, pavilions, cottages, terraces, well protected from rain and sun.
In classical performance markiznaya cloth and levers are on the outside of the assembled, and performed in the form of tapes or cartridges are located under the body and not subject to external influence, which prolongs their service. Awnings in the form of shells or cartridges look more modern and elegant. In addition to purely functional component, often also advertise on awnings. In addition to the horizontal marquis, there are bucket or dome awnings, earned this title because of its shape. They give the exterior rather classical, but not mod look, but at the same time, they are the epitome of sophistication and elegance, in addition, advertising awnings of this type will be clearly visible. Facade awnings – a stylish option that is used for the windows of their kind – showcases shades – for windows of shops and boutiques. Facade awnings are attached directly to the front building. In recent years their use has on the ceilings and large open doorways.
Facade awnings vertically inclined design completely cover the window from the penetration of direct sunlight, but at the same time, not at all without interfering with the penetration of air. Awnings for conservatories – is protection from the sun, covering all horizontal and vertical surfaces inside and outside as well as protect house plants from the damaging the impact of the sun. These markiznye systems are easily transformed into shelters for the summer porches, if necessary. Summer cafe can also use this design, because these shades can be applied to any large glass surfaces (horizontal and inclined).