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Elite Heavy Duty Retractable Patio Awning

Base price: $2,548.00

The Elite Retractable Awning system is one of the most superior awnings of its kind on the market today. It is built using the highest quality materials and engineered for superior versatility, durability and elegance. The Elite Heavy Duty Retractable Patio Awning comes with projections of 11.5 or 13 feet and widths up to 80 feet. The available options include a protective hood, vertical drop shade, convenient slope adjustment system, as well as numerous wireless operating choices allowing you to customize the retractable patio awning to meet your specific needs. Since its introduction, the Elite Retractable Awning has left thousands of homeowners wondering how they ever lived without it.



  • Sunbrella brand solution dyed acrylic – 150+ choices of solid & striped patterns
  • Marine/Awning grade
  • Water Repellant - Fade & Stain Resistant


  • SolarFix PTFE
  • THREE TIMES more durable than bonded polyester

Hardware Colors:

  • White (RAL 9010)
  • Brown (RAL 8019)
  • Cream (RAL 1015)

Arm Construction:

  • Two-part spring loaded folding arm
  • The arm consists of a thick-walled tubular aluminum extrusion with dual cable connected to individual inner tension springs
  • Arm joints are high quality cast aluminum, tumble-polished, then powder coated
  • Cables and springs are TEFLON coated

Arm Projections:

  • 11.5 ft, 13 ft

Pitch Adjustment:

  • Slope adjustment ranging from 5 to 45 degrees


  • 13 ft to 80 ft, cut to the customer's exact requirement

Mounting Bar:

  • 40mm x 40mm powder coated 6063-T5 aluminum extrusion

Front Bar:

  • Custom extruded 6063-T5 aluminum powder coated profile

Roller Tube:

  • 6063-T5 Aluminum extrusion 72 mm diameter


  • Manually - Worm gear and crank handle
  • Motorized - SOMFY tubular motors housed inside the fabric roller tube

Nuts & Bolts:

  • Aircraft quality stainless steel nuts and bolts utilized throughout construction and installation


  • Fabric and thread – 10 years
  • Motor & Electronics – 5 years
  • Lateral arms – 20 years


  • Vertical drop shade – up to 20' wide
  • Roof, eave or fascia mounting brackets
  • Aluminum weather protection hood
  • Motor with interior wall switch or remote control
  • Wind sensor or sun-and-wind sensor, timers, multiple group controls

How to measure and select your Elite Heavy Duty Retractable Patio Awning

1) Check your mounting space
  • This awning requires only 5-1/4 inches of vertical mounting space on the wall and 8-1/2 inches below the eave.
2) Choose width from the drop-down menu
  • Contact us if you need a more customized width. There is no extra charge.
  • Widths up to 80 ft are available. Contact us if you need a larger width.
3) Choose projection from the drop-down menu
  • Projection is the maximum distance the awning extends out from its mounting surface.
4) Choose operation side
  • Facing the house, specify the side where you want the standard crank handle or motor. Outlet is required for motor.
  • If no selection is made, awning will ship with right hand operation.
5) Select the Sunbrella fabric that best complements your home.
  • Use the link below to choose the color or pattern of your Sunbrella fabric.
6) Select the valance style and valance trim color
  • Select the valance style from the options provided
  • Use the link below to choose the valance trim color
7) Select hardware color
  • The awning hardware is available in White (RAL 9010), Brown (RAL 8019) or Cream (RAL 1015).
8) Awning operation options
  • Select one of the options, depending on how you prefer to operate your awning, manually or with a motor. You also may select an option with a remote control, manual override (in case of a power outage) and/or wind sensor.
9) Hand crank choices
  • If you selected the manual operation, an option with manual override, or the optional vertical drop shade below, select the length of the hand crank. Please contact us if you need a longer crank.
10) Optional weather protection hood
  • If desired, order an optional weather protection hood.
  • Note that the awning with a hood requires 10-1/2 inches of vertical mounting space on the wall.
11) Optional vertical drop shade – up to 20' wide
  • If desired, order an optional vertical drop shade that will be attached to the awning's front bar.
  • Note that the optional vertical drop shade is available for awnings up to 20' wide.
  • Use the link below to choose your Textilene screen fabric for the vertical drop shade.
  • Textilene is a synthetic mesh fabric made of PVC coated polyester that is available in 6 color choices. Textilene 80 blocks up to 80% of sun rays, Textilene 90 blocks up to 90%. We include Textilene 80 by default, please contact us if you would like Textilene 90 fabric.
12) Contact us if you need special brackets for mounting the awning on the roof, under eave or on fascia.
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