Most of us love the feel of enjoying the outdoor breeze and warmth by relaxing on a set of patio furniture in the garden. They improve the overall look and feel of a house. But, when it’s really warm outside, the garden cannot be as exciting as it used to be. At times like these, one way to block the sunrays is by fixing patio shades in the outdoor. This will add to the style and function of your home. Different types of shades are used by home designers to cut the sunrays from reaching the ground.
Shade trees are the best way to get rid of the sun. Trees are the best natural canopy. They provide fresh air and a cool environment. Deciduous trees are the best choice as they spread out across the space. It is economical, natural and effective. One of the most popular forms of patio shades is the umbrella.
Umbrellas are either seen free standing or grouped with a table or chair providing shade. A bright and colourful umbrella really does add to the looks of the entire house. They are very economical and mobile.
Another widely used form of patio shades is the lattice. A lattice like covering adds to the contemporary look of the house. It is usually made of durable wood. Commonly used wood are cedar, redwood and teak. Adding a cloth or fabric to the lattice gives a classy look to the outdoor. So, make sure you add the right kind of shade to your outdoors.