Why Weatherwood™?


We only use Weatherwood™ which is manufactured by

Duralum, with over 50 years in the industry, they are California’s largest and most experienced manufacturer of aluminum patio covers. Unlike real wood Weatherwood™ won’t rot, warp, burn, get termites, crack or peel.




Duralum has the best warranty in the industry. A true lifetime warranty, not limited lifetime like the other manufacturers, backed up by a lifetime warranty on workmanship by The Shademakers it’s a warranty that can’t be beat!


DuPont™ Teflon® paint system


 All Weatherwood™ patio covers have the DuPont™ Teflon® surface protector that’s built in to the paint, making it easy to keep clean. This means low maintenance for you. Some of the advantages are

  • Never have to paint
  • Durable washable surface
  • Repels oil, dust, dirt and stains
  • Protection from uv and pollution
  • Resist chalking and fading

You’ll never have to deal with anything like this


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