External Sun Canopies

External Sun Canopies

The canopies we offer are great for providing the children and parents at the school with a great place out of the sun.

Outdoor Shade Canopies

Outdoor Shade Canopies

When considering a canopy, you should research installers beforehand to ensure that the facility is completed to a very high quality.

Covered Outdoor Facilities

Covered Outdoor Facilities

External facilities in schools are great for ensuring that parents and children are covered from the sun and the rain.

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School Outside Shade Canopy

A School Outside Shade Canopy is an excellent form of providing shade for events such as sports day during the summer term. The canopy can act as a great shade provider and is very popular with Ofsted due to the many benefits it can have on pupils. However, shade canopies are now becoming increasingly installed in schools as external classrooms. During the summer, these canopies can act as a great classroom as children are given fresh air which allows them to concentrate much more and the air also widens their attention span. This is great for teachers as they are able to complete their job of educating the children to a much higher degree.

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What is an Outdoor Shade Canopy?

An outdoor shade canopy is a facility that ensures a covered, sheltered area for everyone involved with a school. Educational facilities will sometimes develop outdoor these activity areas with the covered roofs as they create a shield from bright sunlight and wet weather. These may sometimes incorporate external teaching features where the children may discover and have fun with different activities all at once. We have installed a huge number of canopies and shelters at educational facilities, so we appreciate the needs and challenges encountered by a school and other academic sites. By contacting our team, you will be given expert guidance on a number of different topics such as budget and price, the disturbance that an installation procedure will cause and much more. The canopies have a range of benefits such as the aesthetics it offers as the areas we offer are all very attractive and vibrant. They can also be used as a storage facility due to the different sizes we can install. This is very beneficial to schools as they usually have an abundance of space outside of the school but not much space inside. For this reason, we have designed a range of different shelters to provide for every purpose that is needed. For example, storage, education, sitting area and more.

How to Install an Outdoor Canopy

Installing an outdoor canopy can be fairly straightforward. However, the maintenance that proceeds after the installation should be considered. Although there is no essential maintenance for a canopy, our specialist team always recommend that you take a proactive maintenance approach to maintaining your canopy. This is because it will prevent any build up of dirt and will ensure that the canopy looks as clean as possible. This is important in facilities like a school as if the canopy is bright and vibrant it will appeal to both parents and Ofsted who will like the idea even more. Ofsted are beginning to award marks to a school that employs a school outside shade canopy because of the many benefits they offer. The widened attention span will be crucial in children's education and how they learn what the teacher is saying.

External Shade Covers

Canopies are commonly also used on facilities such as car parks and pathways due to the similar benefits that would be offered on a playground. The surface beneath the canopy is kept completely dry and out of the sun, in the shade. This means that children will be able to fully concentrate as the only variable that can affect this is the temperature outside. If the area is too cold then obviously it wouldn't be advised to teach outside, however as long as the temperature is fine there is no reason why lesson cannot be taught outside. For a school, teaching outside can provide many benefits due to the fresh air that both the teachers and the children receive. This is because attention spans are widened and the pupils can learn much more.

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We have undertaken an array of tasks for many individuals therefore we will help come up with a tailored specification for what you need. Don't hesitate to tell us precisely what you want and our experts will find the very best specs to suit you along with your spending budget. Just complete the enquiry form on this page for additional information about the school outside shade canopy so we can come back to you with a helpful response.