A Custom sized and configured patio cover can be made to order. Contact us with your specific needs, fax us a drawing or e-mail us, and one of our experts will asssist you. This style of patio cover maybe converted into a screen room later.
Our aluminum Flat-Pan patio cover attaches to your homes wall or eave. Three 3" x 3" aluminum post attach to the gutter / fascia.
Your patio cover kit includes the roof W-pans, fascia gutters for all 4 sides, pre-formed corners, fascia splices if needed, screws, sealant, drain scuppers, posts, top brackets with hardware & touch up paint. NOT included, floor anchors, flashing, special hardware peculiar to your job. Options; Down spout kits, set back beams.
- This is a pre-engineered system.
- The systems are designed to the 2000 -2003 International Building Codes and the Florida 2001 code.
- Standard engineering plans are available, custom engineering is available at an additional cost.
- The above quotations are based on live load ratings of 20-25# per square foot for 8' projections, #20 for 10' projectns and wind ratings of 90 to 100 mph. 30# loands are available using .040 thick panels at addiional cost. Consider insulated roofs instead.
- Your front height should have a ¼” drop per foot of projection. (6" to 12" drop)
- The 10' aluminum posts, need to be cemented into the ground at least 2 feet. Optional 8' long post with bottom brackets are available for attaching to decks or concrete patios.
- Optional 8' long post with bottom brackets are available on request, for attaching to decks or concrete patios at the same price as 10' post .
- All Beams, Gutters and extrusions over 20' long will be shipped in two pieces with a splice plate (due to the high shipping costs of the long pieces). Full 20+ ft. pieces can be shipped if needed at an additional charge - please call us for details.
- The posts will attach under (to) the front gutter. Space the post evenly along the front gutter of the cover. Keep the first post with in 1’ of the front corner, or follow the engineered drawings specifications.
- Optional Set back beam: A 6.75" aluminum "CEE" set back beam can be ordered to create a over hang on the front of your cover. The post then attach to the beam instead of to the gutter. This is a stronger instalation and looks better. 18" over hangs look the best, you can make the over hang up to 32".
- Optional fireplace work arround kit can be added to your cover kit. This kit encludes 2 extra outside pre-formed corners, 2 pre- formed inside corners, 4' foot more gutter / Fascia and extra chalking. Use this when a fire place chimney has to be worked arround.
- Optional Down spout kits, Your patio kit comes with scuppers. You can use down spouts instead of scuppers to direct water away from the patio. Each kit contains every thing you need to install one down spout. Order two down spout kits if you want one on each end or the cover or your cover is over 200 square feet.
- 20-25# lb./sq. ft. snow load rating , 100 MPH wind rating.
- Fascia gutters colors; White, Colonial blue, Colonial gray, Dark bronze, Ivory, Clay
- Pre-formed fascia corners
- Factory painted post.
- W-Pans white or ivory
- Beams available in white or dark bronze (Optional unless noted otherwise)
- 3” x 3” x 10’ .078 ga. Aluminum Posts available in white, ivory or dark bronze.
- (8’ post with brackets avilable on request)
- For free standing covers see carports.
- Covers can be can be cut down to the exact size you need.
- Order the larger size than the size you need and cut it down to size on site as you build it.
- Custom sizes available just let us know what you need and we will quote it.
- All aluminum for a rust free long useful service life
In non-snow regions, covers can span up to 14' in projection before a suport beam is needed. Covers can project past a set back beam up to 36”
NOTE: To meet a 30#. snow load, and 100mph wind speed,
the panels maximum span is 8.3’ for .030 pans
and 10' for .040pans
3"x 3” square posts are needed a minimum of every 8' along the width of the cover.
(Spans are measured from the attaching point out to the support post or support beam.)
Orders normally take 2 to 3 weeks to be delivered to your home or business. Technical help is available M-F, 10AM-5PM SST 1-888-814-7531