Turn your deck or patio into a cool, shaded retreat in seconds. It's like adding a beautiful outdoor room! You can use your patio or deck when you want, rather than when the sun dictates. Great for outdoor dining, entertaining or simply relaxing, your awning offers many additional benefits, too. It protects all from harmful UVA and UVB rays. It can cut air-conditioning bills by keeping the interior of your home or business cooler.