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Retractable AwningsRetractable Awnings

How do I get a Free Estimate?
You can call us at 818-773-1729 or fill the form in the "Free Estimate" menu and we will contact you.

How far do you go for a Free Estimate?
We offer Free Estimates within approximately 75 miles from our location.
  1. Los Angeles County.
  2. Ventura County.
  3. Orange County.

How long does it take until my project will be installed?
Approximately 3 weeks.

If Motorized Retractable Awning, do I need to hire an electrician?
No, West Coast Awning, Inc. will finish all electrical work in a professional manner. We like to run all electrical wires inside the walls. Exposed pipes lower the value of the property.

Are Retractable Awnings designed for water protection?
No, regular retractable awning cannot be left open when raining. Pergotenda is the only retractable awning designed for rain protection.

Can I install it myself?
A regular retractable awning or roller shade, can be easily installed by someone handy. Other products like Pergotenda, Targa and Louver Systems are very complicated.

What type of retractable is the least expensive?
A manual operated retractable awning without the hood will be the most affordable one.

What is considered the top of the line unit?
Pergotenda, Targa, Airomatic and Louvers System are considered the best on its class. Also the price is the highest of all types of retractable awnings.

Is there an engineering available?
On request we provide site specific engineering at a cost.

How long are retractable awnings suppose to last?
The unit should be good for about 30 Years, Fabric will vary on type and color, usually 10 to 15 years. After that the units can be recovered with new fabric.