Outdoor Covering

Often controlled by a simple press of a button, outdoor shading solutions (outdoor shades) are more versatile, convenient, and a stylish addition to any outdoor space. Outdoor shades are multi-purpose serving, and create as such many new opportunities for a comfortable outdoor living. Our solutions are not only some of the least expensive outdoor cooling methods available, they are also the best protection against ultraviolet radiation, block dust and glare, and allow for a cooling breeze at the same time.

Shades By Design’s motorized outdoor shading solutions are made to ensure a seamless, full integration into the industry’s leading home automation systems, such as Lutron, Somfy, crestron, BTX, Control 4 and more

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Exterior screen shades

Exterior screen shades allow you to set your preferred home
environment by absorbing heat and filtering sunlight.

Our motorized options can be operated by remotes, divider switches, clocks or sensors, and even Third Party devices, such as your smartphone or tablet.

Outdoor Curtains

Add privacy and dimension to your porch or patio with our stylish outdoor curtains, and protect your family and friends from wind, rain and sun, for a more comfortable time outdoors.

We offer many different colors, patterns and styles for you to create your perfect outdoor ambiance.

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Retractable Awnings

Relax and enjoy the weather without the worry of a sunburn.
Retractable awnings add additional space for entertainment or yourown private sanctuary.

Every system is custom made and professionally
installed to meet your unique requirements and style.

An ideal solution for virtually any deck, patio or terrace.

Insect / Bug Screens

Insect / bug screens give you the freedom to keep your windows open and enjoy the breezes of fresh air without worrying about mosquitoes.

Our motorized and manual insect screen options are ideal for retrofits, and the openness of our fabrics allows for a better airflow, a clearer outside view, and better insect protection!

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Specialty Venetian blinds

Specialty venetian blinds are external blinds that can also be installed on the inside of a home or commercial building.

They require minimum space for maximum energy efficiency, and make a sophisticated statement while ensuring the perfect indoor environment at all times.

Infinity Canopy

Infinity Canopy is the most dynamic and versatile canopy shade system in the world! Its modular design replaces custom and rigid shade products with an infinitely versatile, adaptable and customizable shade system. Infinity Canopy can be configured in one or multiple colors and modified even after installation to create new designs for any taste, style and need.

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FAQ’S Outdoor Coverings

What are popular outdoor shading solutions?

Popularity depends on the region. For example, in “tropical” regions such as South Florida and the select Caribbean islands that we serve, motorized outdoor shades, canopies, motorized retractable awnings are a popular choice.

What outdoor shading solution is best for me?

This depends on the structures you are looking to shade and the benefits you are looking to achieve. For example, if you are looking to shade your patio, a motorized retractable awning or motorized/electric patio screen shades may be the best option. If you have a freestanding structure which no cover, canopies are a great choice. The best way to determine the proper exterior shading solution for you is to schedule a free consultation with one of our expert designers.

What are some benefits of outdoor shading solutions?

Depending on the outdoor window treatment you choose, you can receive a variety of benefits such as energy efficiency, protection from harmful UV rays, protection from pesky insects, and more.

When motorized you also have the benefits of convenience and ease of operation.

Do you offer automated outdoor shading solutions for commercial spaces?

Yes. We offer outdoor coverings for both residential and commercial spaces. If you are looking to offer a nice shaded lounging area outside of your restaurant, café, or other commercial space, we can provide that for you. From custom automated outdoor shades, outdoor drapery, awnings and more.

What are the best fabrics to use for outdoor coverings?

The best fabric for outdoor shades, drapes, canopies, and awnings are fabrics that are durable, sturdy, easy to clean, fade resistant and mildew resistant. Contact us today to learn more about the outdoor fabrics we use.

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