A simple concrete patio in the back door does not add much pizzazz to your home. Build a patio cover can beautify your garden, provide protection against the elements and add value to your home. One choice of them is metal patio covers.
Patio covers in the metal are considered more durable and strong covers that can withstand extreme weather conditions. There are all kinds of metal patio covers but the most popular metal is aluminum that can be assembled and installed easily enough. Aluminum patio covers are not very expensive and have a great variety in terms of sizes, styles and colors.
Among the latest trends is the patio cover made of Alum wood. It copycat material is wood but is actually made of metal. It’s widely used for the construction of pergolas and gazebo. It serves both purposes to be attractive and durable. It looks like wood, but the life of metal. They cost less than other covers of metal and can be purchased in different wood finishes.
Metal is requires less maintenance than a wood patio cover, metal patio covers are also permanent fixtures. They usually have a protective coating to prevent rust. They are, however, more susceptible to damage from storms and strong winds.