If you have opted for an umbrella, you know how difficult it is to totally protect yourself from the sun. It must be turned according to the position of the sun and all the surface you need is often not covered. One solution, the terrace awning!
Made of durable wood with tiles, wood with outer fabric, bamboo, aluminum, glass or even made by yourself, the awning has many advantages. It protects from the sun by covering a large area, but it also protects from the rain to enjoy the garden even when an unexpected shower makes its appearance. Wall mounted or movable, it is also deco to create a pleasant space to live. Its cost is certainly much higher than an umbrella, and its implementation more complex, but it offers a real comfort of spring at the end of autumn, and for some, even the winter. Here are some ideas: