It’s a little known fact that a patio cover can actually reduce the costs of home ownership. When there is shade to protect the side of a home from the heat, less sun gets into the house. This lowers the cost of your monthly energy bills and research shows that this is actually a very true and realistic expectation. Of course, it depends on where your patio cover is. The most ideal spot for a patio and patio cover, in regards to lowering a summer air conditioning bill, is directly in the sun. Your patio will benefit from being in a sunny area that doesn’t get too dark or buggy in the later hours, while the patio cover itself will make your patio more comfortable. The cover then stops the sun from shining directly in your house, making the rooms cooler and requiring less air conditioning!
Another way that patio covers can “save” you money is by increasing the value of your home. Of course, this money may not be realized for quite some time or until you sell the house… however, it’s very well known that a fantastic patio cover can boost the home’s value. Patio covers are a great investment for numerous reasons. This is a great way to recoup on the investment of a patio cover and walk away from a home sale with increased profits or at least some better returns comparatively.
You can call us any time to schedule a FREE estimate and consultation with one of our experts. We’ll tell you the full cost of a new patio cover installation or replacement and discuss all of the many benefits you will discover!