4 Benefits of a Retractable Roof for a Sunroom or Enclosed Patio

Home & Garden Blog

Enclosed sunrooms and patios are becoming increasingly popular, and when homeowners are planning their projects to have one built, the topic of a retractable roof may be mentioned. If you're making the investment in building an enclosed sunroom or patio, including a retractable roof system in the design can be a great choice. There are many benefits of retractable roof systems, such as the following.

Enjoy the Space Year Round

A sunroom or enclosed patio is a great place to spend time and unwind after a long day; when you have a retractable roof, you can decide whether to enjoy a climate-controlled environment or let the outside in. When you have a retractable roof system, you can keep it closed during the cold winter months while still enjoying the space. When the nice weather returns in the spring and summer, you will have the option of opening the roof and creating an outdoor experience.

Expand Your Living Area

If you want to increase the living space in your home, an enclosed patio or sunroom with a retractable roof is a good choice. You will have the option of heating or cooling the area when the roof is closed while also being able to open up the roof when you want to look at the stars at night or let the sun into the room on nice days.

Protect Furnishing

When you have an enclosed sunroom or patio, you will probably want to place furniture in the area so you and your family can spend time in the area. A retractable roof can provide valuable shade so the furniture in the room does not become prematurely faded or worn out. You will be able to have the roof open when you want it to be, and you can close it during the afternoon to protect your furniture.

Use Energy Efficiently

Many retractable roofs for enclosed patios or sunrooms are designed to be very energy efficient. When you choose to have a retractable roof installed, you can rest assured that the space will be energy efficient. Retractable roofs are typically designed with energy-efficient material, and when the roof is closed, it will hold in warm or cold air. This will allow you to spend as much time as possible in your new enclosed patio or sunroom without having to worry about your current energy costs increasing by a substantial amount of money.   


21 October 2016

Carpet Cleaning Services, a Rescue for My Knees

A couple of months ago, I accidentally spilled some red nail polish on the carpet in my master bedroom. While desperately scrubbing the stain sprawled out on my hands and knees, an annoying thought came to my mind. Regardless of whether I removed this newest stain on my carpet, it would still hold all of the other stubborn spots I haven’t been able to clean. After a few minutes of reflection, I decided that my arthritic knees needed a rescue. So, I decided to give up on my stain removing efforts and contact some experts. This smart decision saved my carpet and my knees. On this blog, you will learn about the various stains that carpet cleaning professionals can remove with minimal effort. Enjoy!