Metro Awnings of Las Vegas News & Information

Explore our Metro Awnings news for the latest awning & shade structure trends, product information, and other relevant industry resources. We'll keep you up to date by documenting our most recent projects, demonstrating professional installations, and showcasing new materials and fabrics. When it comes to custom awnings, cabanas, shade sails, and other shade structures, Metro Awnings of Southern Nevada is your leading source.

Four Reasons for Food Truck Awnings

Own a food truck? Get an awning! 1. Las Vegas summers are no joke, keep your customers in the shade. 2. Keep everyone dry on rainy days. 3. Reduce glare on your menu board. 4. Colorful awnings can complement the design of your food truck. Bonus: They look cool! Retractable awnings are increasingly popular. They… Read more »

Shade is so Cool!

As the Las Vegas summer fades into Fall, pleasant sunny days linger. There’s plenty of time left to enjoy your outdoor deck or patio. “Whether your outdoor living space is used to host barbecues, throw pool parties or relax with a good book, adding a shade structure can contribute to the comfort and design of… Read more »

A brief history of Awnings

We all love them and know them as a familiar staple of modern building design. Awnings play a vital role in our buildings, especially here in sunny Las Vegas where temperatures reach well over 110* F. However Awnings went through several changes as humanity got more and more adept at creating them. With that said… Read more »

5 Benefits of a Retractable Awning

Return on Investment The elegance and practicality of a well built retractable awning will instantly add value to your residential or commercial property! They look incredible and provide cooling and protection from the harmful UV rays of our sun. If you’ve ever looked into your backyard space and felt like it could make a great… Read more »

Tips for a Shade Sail Purchase

Nearly all outdoor spaces benefit from having a shade sail. From homes, commercial buildings, and schools all benefit from having protection from the sun’s harmful UV rays. Our Shade sails are built with durable and flexible fabrics that are secured by powerful anchor posts, and then stretched to additional anchor points. How does a Shade… Read more »

4 Reasons to own a Custom Parking Shade Structure

4 Reasons to own a Custom Parking Shade Structure

Metro Awnings is Las Vegas, Nevada’s custom shade structure expert! We design and fabricate every type of parking shade structures. If you are considering becoming the proud owner of a custom parking shade structure then maybe a few benefits will help swing you in the right direction. Weather Protection Parking your car under a tree… Read more »

How To Clean Residential Awnings

Keeping your residential awnings clean and free of debris will extend the life and vibrancy of your awning’s fabrics. Once a month hose the awnings with clean water, this helps prevent stains from setting and reduces the amount of more intense cleaning. However, a deep clean every 2 and a half years will be required.… Read more »

Benefits of Commercial Awnings

Awnings provide more than just comfortable protection from the sun for your customers, they tell the consumer that you have their best interest in mind. If your commercial building doesn’t have an awning or canopy lets take a moment to consider the many benefits. We have got to start with the immediate aesthetic benefit of… Read more »

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