Preparing For Hurricanes

Living in Florida means dealing with Tropical Storms and Hurricanes. When a storm is approaching your area, follow recommendations made by local authorities in preparing your home. If you have power screens installed, we recommend retracting into the open position in advance of bad weather. Power screens cannot be operated without power. In event of a power outage the screens …

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 …

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 …