A Patio Umbrella Provides Shade, Style & Change
A Patio Umbrella, or market umbrella, is an oversized umbrella that is usually designed to fit into a hole in the center of your patio furniture table.
It stays in place with the help of a weighted umbrella stand. The top of the umbrella usually consists of a thick, durable canvas. The hardware is usually made of lightweight yet tough aluminum, which can be adjusted up and down and/or tilted to block the direct sunlight during various times of the day.
There are several reasons to buy an umbrella for your deck or patio. And over the last few years, because of these benefits, these umbrellas have become almost as common as the patio table they go with.
Of course, the main reason you'd ever want one of these large umbrellas for your patio would be for all the shade it would provide. And along with that comes the overall cooling effect for your patio. Patio umbrellas make a big impact along the patio cooling front.
A big thing to consider when looking into patio or deck umbrellas is how will one look in your backyard. Fortunately, today there are so many styles and colors to choose from that it gets tough to decide what looks best and what fits your style. You will get to choose one that goes with the color scheme and style of your patio design.
Many people buy more than one patio umbrella and change switch them around at different times of the year to match various themes and patio designs. It's a great way to give your patio a makeover without spending a fortune doing it.
Look around this site and get more ideas for deck and patio designs and significantly upgrade your outdoor living experiences.
- Get Other Patio and Deck Designs and Leave the Patio Umbrella Page