If you ask us the answer ist quite simple why you should buy a glass or plate canopy from Design External and not choose one made of wood. A wooden roof is not maintenance free, it's heavy, usually delivered unmounted and unpainted and you will need a plater anyway for the sheet metal parts. You will also have to consult a qualified electrician for the lighting and electricity.
You might be able to build one yourself, but it is time consuming and the result may not be as you thought from the beginning.
A wooden entrance roof must also be painted to look fresh and after a number of years, you probably need to replace parts of the roof as wooden roofs are sensitive to moisture, rain and snow.
With a canopy from us, you get a complete solution right from the beginning.
There are many different basic models to choose between in terms of style and shape: modern, classic, stylish, timeless to name a few, thereto half pastel, rectangular, square etc.
When you have choosen a model, it's time to choose whether you want a sheet metal roof or a glass roof. Whatever you choose, all models of our canopies are available in different colors and different widths.
Now the details follow: Do you want the water drainage to the right or to the left?
Do you want light sources in your canopy?
If your house is a new building, your architect can easily download drawings here from our website via Bimobject.
A canopy from us on Design External is very easy to mount thanks to the unique aluminum construction that also contributes to the low weight.
Here you will also find installation and care instructions and dimensions sketches - all to help you when you get home. There are also video instructions to download.
The canopies are craft-built, holds building standards and is CE marked according to EN1090-3.
A canopy from us is like a self-designed, traditional, place-built sheet metal roof, significantly more affordable.
It gives your entrance a proper face lift whatever model you choose and you can feel confident in your choice of choosing a canopy from Design External, the retailer of Sweden's largest supplier of canopies.