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How To Buy An Awning That Fits On Your Car, RV Or Trailer- Great For Tailgating Parties, Camping And More

By Edited Apr 13, 2014 0 0

The Best Time To Find Car Awnings On Sale Is During The Winter TIme!

Whether you have an RV, a trailer or a regular car, you may have considered purchasing awnings that fit on cars or other vehicles. Buying a car awning or car shade that fits your vehicle can be a great way to enjoy some extra shade when there are no trees around to provide natural protection from the sun. People often use a car awning for outdoor gatherings, picnics, reunions and tailgating parties. When under one of these car canopies, people can enjoy the fresh air of the outdoors while ensuring that they have ample protection from the sun. It can also help protect you from inclement weather such as rain or hail. Many of these awnings can be installed within a couple of hours and can be removed in even less time. Depending on the manufacturer, some may be able to be removed easily while others are meant to be installed on your vehicle permanently. This is a decision that you will need to make before you choose the type of car awning that you want.

Some of the best car awnings are made out of fabric and involve using a rope and pole combination for installation. Rope and pole awnings are great for campers, RVs and trailers and are available in a variety of widths and sizes. They are usually sold in a vehicle awning kit and should be purchased with a storage bag. A storage bag can give you a safe place to store your awning when it is not in use and protect it from excessive debris and dirt. Some people opt for professional awning installation while others prefer to install it on their vehicle themselves. Do-it-yourself car awning installation can help you save money while enjoying the benefits and style of having your very own source of shade. Having your own source of shade is very convenient, especially for the elderly or those who may have health problems that require them to be kept cool. As you may already realize, the temperature is much lower in the shade than it is in the sun and sources of shade are always at a premium.

You may also purchase poles and tension hooks to help keep your awning in place. This is an especially good idea if you live in an area where there was a lot of wind or rough weather. Keeping a good amount of tension on your car awning can help prevent it from becoming damaged during a wind or heavy rainstorm. Many of the awnings come in multicolored striped patterns, however, some places sell caller awnings that are one solid color. Solid colors may be more pleasing to the eye, but they also may retain more heat, especially if they are a dark color. Assuming that you're using your awning in warm weather, you may choose to opt for a color that will keep you as cool as possible. Light colors, such as white and light yellow work best to keep the heat at bay. 

You will probably notice that there are a variety of awnings available in a wide range of prices. The price is usually a direct reflection of the material used and the quality of the device. Keep in mind, that if you're looking for a long term shading solution that you definitely get what you pay for. Whether you are using your car awning for camping, tailgating or any other outdoor activity, be sure to buy a high quality awning and you are sure to be the envy of the neighborhood or campground. You may find that when the sun is too bright or the weather gets too wet, you might just find yourself with friends that you didn't know you had.

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