Shading Texas Earns a Spot on the Inc. 5000 2023 List

October 20, 2023
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We are excited to announce that Shading Texas has earned a place on the prestigious Inc. 5000 List for 2023. This award recognizes our dedication to our clients and is an incredible milestone in our company’s journey. Earning a spot on this list is no easy feat. Our team has worked tirelessly to ensure customers can […]

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How Long Do Sunshades Last?

September 1, 2023

If you want to enjoy your outdoor living space in the Lone Star State, you’ll contend with some hot, bright days. Sunshades offer an ideal solution — but are they worth the investment? How long do they last? With proper maintenance and a reputable shade company on your side, these coverings will last 20 years […]

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How Long Do Retractable Fabric Awnings Last?

Awnings offer shade, protection and convenience in one appealing package. One question remains before you install yours — how long will a retractable awning last, especially one made from fabric? The life cycle of a retractable awning depends on each of the shade’s components. Let’s explore the factors that influence your awning’s overall longevity.  Durable […]

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How Much Does an Electric Screen Cost?

Adding a retractable screen to your outdoor living area lets you reclaim space exposed to the elements. The first question on many savvy homeowners’ minds is the overall cost. After all, you want to be sure your new project is worth it. The price of an electric screen varies depending on several unique considerations, so […]

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How Much Does It Cost to Motorize a Patio Shade?

If you want to add a patio shade to your outdoor living space, upgrading to a motorized option just makes sense. Retractable patio shades with automation offer ultimate convenience and comfort, allowing you to easily control your patio’s climate.  Premium products cost more than basic options, like manual crank shades. However, the added price includes […]

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How Humidity Can Affect Your Awning

Awnings are an investment in your comfort, so it’s important to protect yours from damage. You probably know about rain and sun deterioration, but what about humidity? Moisture in the air can impact your awning in many unexpected ways. What Does High Humidity Mean? For many Texans, summer evokes images of sticky skin and a […]

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How Do You Shade a West-Facing Patio?

A patio is a fabulous place to enjoy the beauty of outdoor living. But if your patio faces west, this lovely spot transforms every evening as the sun sets and the low-angle light blazes through. If you love to entertain or you want to enjoy your patio at sunset, here are five shade ideas for […]

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How Do I Stop My Fabric Awning From Sagging?

An awning is an excellent way to enjoy shade even when the hot Texas sun is beating down. These fixed or retractable shelters block sun rays and make your patio or deck more enjoyable. Unfortunately, fabric awnings can start to droop or sag over time with constant exposure to the elements. If your fabric awning […]

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The Benefits of Retractable Awnings

August 31, 2023

Retractable awnings are adjustable extensions that offer shade for your outdoor space with a simple push of a button. Installing a retractable awning to cover your patio allows for improved enjoyment of the area and unparalleled flexibility without building a permanent structure. Take a closer look at the benefits of retractable awnings as you decide […]

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How Much Are Patio Screens?

Patio screens serve as a barrier between the inside of your home and the outdoors. They add to your living space while providing protection from pesky insects and the weather. Before you install them, though, you need a budget. Several factors influence the cost of patio screens, from the materials you choose to the size […]

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