Have you ever wondered what awnings used to look like before the 21st century? Perhaps you’ve questioned how modern commercial awnings differ from awnings of the early days. Well, you have come to the right place to find the answers. We’ll explain the history of commercial awnings and how commercial awnings have evolved over the years.
History of Commercial Awnings
Commercial Awning Beginnings
How Commercial Awnings Evolved
By the early 20th century, awnings were revamped to improve operability. Hence, new folding-arm awnings as well as lateral-arm awnings were introduced to commercial businesses. Scissor-arm awnings also began to appear on storefronts. This type of awning featured a pair of vertical, hinged arms that supported the front bar.
The Look, Feel and Function of Modern Commercial Awnings
Design and Style of Modern Commercial Awnings
Examples of Modern Commercial Awnings
Unique Retractable Awnings
A commercial retractable awning makes a fantastic addition to just about any business. Whether it be a restaurant awning, manufacturer awning or a storefront awning, retractable awnings are the perfect option for businesses.
Metal Awnings That Stand Out
Marygrove Awnings has created commercial metal standing seam awnings in numerous shapes, colors and designs. From restaurants and hotels to golf courses and stores, our experts have created metal awnings for a number of businesses. Our metal panels are available in a selection of widths, gauges and colors, allowing you to find the perfect design to complement your business. Regardless of the size of the building, we are capable of creating a metal awning that will fit your needs.