Category Archives: Awnings

Project Spotlight: The Baldwin Awning

Our latest custom awning is the first we have ever made in this particular style.  It is a tension awning, which most often means that the tension between cloth, posts, and non-intrusive anchors on a home’s walls keep the awning aloft, requiring minimal framing.  This awning has no vertical posts, taking the minimalist look of […]

Project Spotlight: The Awning at Red Inn

The Red Inn, in Provincetown, MA was built in 1805 and has been welcoming guests since 1915.  The Inn is located directly on the shore of the Provincetown Harbor – so close that the beach out front is only available at mid to low tides.  At high tide, stairs from the porch provide instant access […]

Project Spotlight: The Parker Awning

Wood-framed awnings are an elegant cooling solution for windows, balconies, and patios that receive direct sunlight. When we build them we take measurements of the window and its surroundings, and then design an awning that is complementary. Overhead awnings cool outdoor spaces, and in the warmer months they prevent heat from reaching indoors as well. […]

Project Spotlight: Southampton Awning

This spring we built a custom canopy and matching accessories for a customer in Southampton, NY. Everything about this project was interesting for us, because of its unique construction and unusual design. This project was a collaboration with landscape lighting designer Greg Yale.   Part of what made this canopy unique was the visual focus […]