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Elevating Business Aesthetics: The Rise of Commercial Building Canopies

by | Sep 20, 2023 | Blog

If you’re like other results-oriented business owners, you’re probably looking for ways to set your brand apart from the competition. Have you thought about what a commercial building canopy could do to your bottom line?

Van Nuys Awning has decades of experience providing custom outdoor canvas and metal awnings. Here, we explore some of the reasons you should invest in commercial canopies in Los Angeles. 

Top Five Ways a Commercial Building Canopy Can Benefit Your Business

Whether you run a store, bar, hotel, restaurant, or any other business, commercial canopies have the ability to directly impact your bottom line. A canopy is an overhead structure, often made from fabric or metal, that covers an entire area of the roof. 

Here are a few benefits of having one for your commercial building:

Promote Branding & Visibility

The way you brand your business will hardly escape your customers’ prying eyes. A well-designed commercial storefront awning offers a perfect platform to showcase your business name and logo. What’s more, a beautiful, eye-catching canopy can increase your visibility and bring more customers your way. 

Provide Weather Protection

Harsh weather can ruin your customer’s experience. A professionally designed and installed canopy allows you to protect your customers against the hot sun, rainstorm, or other unforgiving weather elements. Your customers will feel that you care about their safety and comfort, and they’ll be willing to spend more time and money at your business.

Increase Usable Space

If you have a cafe or restaurant, installing a commercial building canopy will allow you to provide outdoor seating areas without worrying about the adverse effects of severe weather. 

You can even have such a canopy for your retail store. You can place the stuff you’re selling to attract potential customers passing by without risking damage from the rain or sun. 

Create a Social Environment

A commercial canopy allows your customers to enjoy the outdoor space freely and arouse the interest of passersby. A lively restaurant or bar with a happy customer base will attract a crowd. Curious passersby will want to join the crowd and share the fun, which will translate to more sales for your business!

Minimize Energy Costs 

Commercial canopies and awnings not only improve the aesthetics of your business, but they can also help you save money on energy bills.

 As the sun beams in through your windows, your cooling system will need to work harder to maintain comfortable indoor temperatures, driving up your energy costs. 

A canopy can help reduce the amount of sunlight getting into your building, keeping your energy costs low. 

Get a Custom Canopy for Your Commercial Building

Now that you know the benefits of a commercial building canopy, it’s time to create one for your business. At Van Nuys Awning, we pride ourselves on offering a wide range of high-quality custom canopies for residential, commercial, and industrial customers. 

Whether it’s a slide-on-wire canopy or any other type of canopy, call us at (818) 782-8607 for a free quote and elevate your business aesthetics today!

<a href="" target="_self">Don Powell</a>

Don Powell

Hi, I’m Don Powell! I am the 4th generation of the Powell family that started Van Nuys Awning. I am an IFAI Master Craftsmen, served on the board of the WCPA and now CEO of Van Nuys Awning. I worked my way through Van Nuys Awning learning how to install, design and manufacture awnings for the last 48 years. I handle the sales for most of our large and corporate accounts. I take great pride in our client’s happiness and successful installation and manufacturing to our client’s design. One step I take to maintain our company’s quality and client’s request will align is to personally oversee each project’s work order. Thanks for taking time to view, read, and consider working with Van Nuys Awning.
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