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Patio Kits Direct sells pre-packaged and customized patio cover kits for solid and pergola-style patio covers. VinylPatioKits.com offers standard and custom kits for freestanding and attached vinyl pergolas. Coverkits se...

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To build a detached patio cover, put post anchors into 12-inch holes in patio corners, and fill the holes with cement. Attach posts to all anchors using 1/2-inch bolts. Attach post caps to each post using 1/2-inch bolts....

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To build your own patio cover, install the base of the posts, secure the posts to it, and make the supporting beam. Then, cut the rafters, ridgeline and rafter tails from wooden boards, and attach them appropriately. Att...

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Screen windows, outdoor curtains, patio awnings and patio panels make good enclosures for the patio. They are relatively easy to install and cost efficient. They offer shelter from elements and allow space for indoor or ...

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Some good steel patio covers are the Arrow Attached Patio Cover/Carport and the Arrow Freestanding Patio Cover/Carport, which both come with pre-cut, pre-drilled parts for easy do-it-yourself installation. ABC Carports m...

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Some brands of patio canopy covers are Sunsetter, Sunesta, Retractable Awnings and Palram. Sunair, Reed and Solarus USA are some other popular patio canopy brands.

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Some good materials for backyard patio covers include wood, vinyl and aluminum. Good patio covers should be lightweight to ensure comfort when standing underneath while at the same time being strong enough to withstand t...

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