Camper awnings are a great addition to any RV or camping tents. They can provide additional comfort or shade during the afternoon where the sun is overcast.
RV camper awnings can provide additional living space outdoors. This is especially helpful if you do not have enough space to serve dinner or breakfast during trips.
Awnings are coverings attached directly to the exterior wall of the building to provide additional shade. It is typically designed to become an additional sunshade.
This product is typically made of canvass or acrylic fiber cloth. The material is stretched to wrap over a light framed structured like aluminum, wood or steel.
Awnings are mostly found attached to buildings like hotels or restaurants. They are usually placed above a window, door, patio or even the sidewalk area. Other types of awnings have columns to support as a frame which makes the structure independent or able to stand by itself.
RV camper awnings are an additional treat to a camping space. It can either be retractable or fixed type. The latter usually stands alone as a framed structured on the side of the RV. RV camper awnings come in several types and features. It works depending on your camping needs, such as an awning that could stand individually by itself or those that are attached to the window or doors.
Camper awnings are designed so that it can easily be installed and disassembled. Compared to the regular building awnings, camping shades are usually more durable since the awnings could be exposed to almost anything.
Awnings for camping can come in different shades, colors, and designs. You can either mix or match it with the entire look of your camping gear. The awnings are always installed together with the roofing so that campers will not have to install it manually. There are also camper awnings that are retractable or rolled up. This type needs no further assembly, since you can easily roll it up or down.
By purchasing a camping awning, it usually comes with a kit that already includes arms, braces, rafters for the roofs, and an overhanging vinyl tiles or shades. Most manufacturers provide detailed assembly instructions to make sure that campers can easily assemble or disassemble the structure. Installing or disassembling an awning will only require simple screws and fastening to the poles.
How to Keep Your RV Camper Awnings Clean
Camper awnings can be easily maintained. By making sure you maintain your awnings correctly you can also expect a longer life span for your awning. Store awnings in a dry area when it is not in use, and never keep it until it is completely dry. If during your camp you experience rain or heavy fog make sure to dry out your awning first before you keep them. Moisture trapped within your roofing fabric could cause molds to develop.
Make sure to remove all debris like leaves or small branches out of your roofing. This could also cause further harm like tearing of your roofing fabric. Camper awnings are expensive so you may want to make sure you keep them in a top shape.
To remove stains, mildew or molds on your awning roof, you can use mild detergent to clean it. Use warm water and a soft brush to remove stains.
Camper awnings are a great addition to your camping utilities. It can easily be brought along, assembled and disassembled. It can serve a lot of purpose for anyone who loves outdoors.