Do More With The Somfy MyLink – IFTTT

The Somfy myLink Service offers users convenient control of connected products in their Somfy myLink system. A connected product can be a single RTS (Radio Technology Somfy) product like one motorized awning or several RTS products like an outdoor living area with multiple power screens. With this Service, you can control individual connected products, activate scenes, enable and disable schedules. …

Retractable Sun Screens

The sun in Florida can be relentless in our summer months. Direct sun exposure can make the most beautiful lanai areas unbearable in the afternoons. Retractable screens with solar fabrics can block up to 97% of the suns harmful rays. Less heat allows you and your family to enjoy your outdoor areas. First Coast Shade utilizes Nano 95 or Nano …

Retractable Screen Frame Colors

Most retractable screen manufacturers off 4-5 frame color selections for retractable screens. The Rainier Power Screen is available in 11 standard frame colors. Available standard frame colors for Rainier Power Screens: Bright White Tan Black Bronze Off White Desert Sand Gray Green Navajo Brown Silver If the standard frame colors do work with your outdoor space we can no order …

Customer Adjustable Pitch For Retractable Awnings

Retractable awnings can be set a variety of pitches or angles depending on the client’s needs. This function is normally an added option on most other brands of retractable awnings. Our Rainier Shade retractable patio awnings up to 20′ wide come standard with customer adjustable pitch. This allows the client to easily adjust the pitch of the awning depending on …

Roof awning

Roof Mount Retractable Awnings

Do you have a low roof line?  Have you been told that you do not have room for a retractable awning?  First Coast Shade has the option of mounting special roof mount brackets to the roof and then attaching the retractable awning to them.  The roof mount brackets usually add an additional 18” (minimum) clearance to the retractable awning. These …

Outdoor living area

Motorized Drop Screens

Early morning or late day sun can cause glare on your outdoor living area and even to the inside of your home and impact your television viewing or computer screen. A retractable awning with a drop screen is your answer! Retractable Awnings come with an optional 4’ drop screen is available motorized or manual with a variety of Nano 95 …

Stylish patio awnings

Stop The Sun’s Harmful Rays

Here in the Sunshine State we have a love hate relationship with the sun.  On cold, rainy days we long for the return of the warm rays of the sun and on hot summer days we seek relief from the heat and damaging rays.  Retractable awnings allow homeowners to instantly shade their outdoor living areas from the harsh sun at …

Outdoor living

Stop Biting Insects!

No-See-Ums are also referred to as Biting Midges, Biting Gnats, or Sand Flies. With grayish or yellowish bodies, the adults resemble but are smaller than mosquitoes.. In fact, they are so small they can get through normal screens on windows and doors.  Our retractable screens are available with a 20×20 screen (20 strands in each direction of the weave) that …