We Offer Aluminum Patio Cover Contractors in Rancho Mirage and The Surrounding Area

We Offer Aluminum Patio Cover Contractors in Rancho Mirage and The Surrounding Area

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Why are Aluminum Patio Covers in Rancho Mirage are Trending

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Before you interview an aluminum patio cover builder, you should decide the type of material you would like it built out of first. There are three primary materials and here is some important information about them.

The choice you made regarding the material is important as this might determine the quality of your patio covers in Rancho Mirage and nearby areas. Materials need to be strong enough to withstand the elements of wind for many years. Different patio cover materials such as wood can differ in price for the materials and labor.

We are giving you some examples of the pros & cons of these different materials:


Strength: Natural. There’s just something about the appeal of wood that is hard to match. Wood for patio covers are available in many different types and textures.

Weakness: Demands a lot of upkeep. Its amazing appearance has a price. Wood patio covers require yearly maintenance and painting. Another thing to remember is that wood is also prone to rotting


Strength: Low maintenance. Vinyl material is a good choice for your patio cover as it can be more durable than wood as it’s less likely to rotting.

Weakness: Appearance. Vinyl patio covers do not show as nice as DuraWood or Alumawood Aluminum patio covers do. Often home owners mention as soon as a few years that the vinyl looks worn out and they seem to not hold their value.


Strengths: low cost. Now here’s a material that passes the “strong but lightweight” qualification. less expensive material options available for your new patio cover.

Weakness: Heat retention. Metal is a very good conductor of heat. This is why we offer an insulated panel setting aluminum patios as a new industry standard.

Insulated aluminum patio cover

Your best bet: DuraWood™ patio covers. DuraWood aluminum patio covers combines the highest qualities of all three materials. It has the strength and light weight of your regular aluminum panels without the heat problem. DuraWood patio covers are engineered to look and feel like natural wood but doesn’t need painting. Unlike vinyl, it isn’t prone to warping, splitting, and rotting, nor is it prone to termites like wood is, which means little to no maintenance is involved in it looking great for years to come.

SoCal-PatioCovers (Wassgren and Sons Patio Covers) like offering to our clients a patio cover that is almost weather-resistant. This is why we specialize in Aluminum Patio Cover Contractors DuraWood patio covers in Rancho Mirage and the surrounding areas. These strong and stylish patio covers provide superb shade and cooling under the hot Southwest sun. They can be customized into an array of designs and styles that are sure to complement your home.

Hello, I am Paul and these are my sons. We look forward to building your patio cover!

Paul Wassgren and Sons

Where Do We Install Aluminum Patio Covers?

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