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Background. See even more great ideas at www.camericaprojects.com. Behind the siding is 2×4's and several wires.
Covering a patio will require a larger awning than an awning covering a window or doorway. View all roofing, skylights & awnings. Decide how far you want your wood awning to stick out over the door and cut three pieces of 2×4 to that length.
Adding stationary awnings above your windows looks great and can help keep your home cooler in warmer temperatures.
To create this article, volunteer authors worked to edit and improve it over time. I can't imagine doing this with a hammer and nails! To me a door is a door and a window a window. Many building departments require a local architect or engineer to design plans for porch roofs because of the increased snow, roof and wind.