General Awnings
Contact Us | 888.330.3115 | FREE SHIPPING ON ALL ORDERS
General Awnings
Tel: 888.330.3115
(0) Items
Contact Us
❮ Prev
Next ❯

Elite Heavy Duty Retractable Patio Awning

Base price: $5,539.00

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 26 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 26 ft

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
Choose your Sunbrella® fabric here

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 available up to 26 ft.
3) Choose projection from the drop-down menu
  • Projection is the maximum distance the awning extends out from its mounting surface.
4) Awning operation options
  • Select one of the options, depending on how you prefer to operate your awning, manually or with a motor operated by remote control. You may also select options with a manual override (in case of a power outage) and/or wind or sun sensors.
5) 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.
6) Select the Sunbrella® fabric that best complements your home.
  • Use the link below to choose the color or pattern of your Sunbrella® fabric.
Choose your Sunbrella® fabric here
7) 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.
8) Select hardware color
  • The awning hardware is available in White (RAL 9010), Brown (RAL 8019) or Cream (RAL 1015).
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) 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
Choose your valance trim color here
11) Optional vertical drop shade is available – up to 20' wide – please contact us to order.
  • 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 SunTex screen fabric for the vertical drop shade.
  • SunTex is a unique woven mesh that can block 90-95% of the sun’s rays. It is made of strong vinyl-coated polyester and is mildew and fade resistant.
Choose your Suntex® fabric here
12) Contact us if you need special brackets for mounting the awning on the roof, under eave or on fascia.
Total price
Awning Operation Options
Optional Features
Operation Side
Hardware Color
Hand Crank Choices
Valance Style
This product configuration is currently out of stock
Please select a size before adding to cart
Home | Terms and Conditions | Privacy Notice | Shipping and Returns | About Us | Contact Us
Copyright © 2024 General Awnings, LLC