To enjoy the fresh weather and the natural landscape outside is the main purpose built a patio. When summer comes, it is the perfect time to go out and play as much as you can there. However, you have to be careful of the hot sun. It can reduce your comfort when relaxing outside like on the edge of the pool as possible. Therefore, you need an umbrella to protect you from it. Besides, it will add to your patio looks more attractive, especially in bold colors such as red, yellow, orange, and more.
Since the patio umbrella is not only useful to give you protection from the sun’s heat rays, but also give your outdoor living space a charming look, you need to choose it carefully in the terms of construction, material, color, and shape. If you want a suitable shape for modern patio concept, go with the rectangle outdoor umbrella. Its long shape makes it possible to provide you an adequate shade. Whether your patio table is rectangular or oval, the rectangle outdoor umbrella can provide the perfect shade.
The rectangle patio umbrella comes in different sizes. Measure your table size or seating area in order to find the right size. It is commonly in 6.5’x10′ and 8’x11′ or 8′ by 10″. After you are measuring the space and then find the ideal size, now, it is time for you to choose the design or feature and the material. The rectangle patio umbrella is available in various options such as a tilt feature, a crank opening mechanism, table and free-standing style, and cantilevered design or commonly called as an offset umbrella.
If you do not like the outdoor umbrella model that is on the table, the cantilevered design is the right solution. In addition, this it works excellent for a sitting or conversation area. As presented below, the large rectangle cantilevered outdoor umbrella is great to provide the adequate shade for the patio living area. Besides, it can make your patio furniture more durable, not quickly worn, and faded color. This type of the outdoor umbrella is great as well to put beside the pool.
Since this will be put outside, especially near the pool, then the selection of material becomes necessary. For canopy fabric, you can find it in polyester and polyester blend fabric. If you are looking for the best fabric, go with the Sunbrella one. It can stand all-weather, breathable design, waterproof and UV resistant. When it comes to frame materials, the choices are aluminum, wood, and fiberglass. The latter is ideal for those who live in windy areas. However, if you are in the low budget, go with the aluminum one. Although it is affordable, but it is durable and nice appearance because of the sleek silver metal look. Meanwhile, for wood, it offers a higher density. Which one do you think is best for you? To get them in detail, please see the following images.