Awnings protect windows and structures using a rooflike shelter made from any material, but the most frequent awning is stretched canvas.

Asher Associates Architects

The awning within this covered porch is created from fabric treated to resist the elements.

The Ranch Mine

A modern spin on the traditional awning causes this covered patio safe from the sun.

Texas Construction Company

This awning is stretched between two beams, creating a sort of fabric pergola.

Solar panels make an energy efficient awning.

Exteriors From Chad Robert

Scalloped edges decorate these awnings protecting the French doors.

Feldman Architecture, Inc..

A glass awning juts from a contemporary home, seemingly weightlessly.

Frederick + Frederick Architects

When opened, this timber shutter becomes an awning that is instantaneous.

Hull Ancient

Here’s a copper awning supported by metal scrollwork.

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