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Commercial Patio Shading

Northern Shades is a leader in exterior sun control, offering one of the most complex exterior shading solutions available. Ranging from simple awnings to cover a small dining area, glass canopy systems to protect from snow and rain to 60 foot canopy systems we have you covered.

Alberta has a short season to enjoy the outdoors, so we want to maximize all the time we can by giving you the maximum sun and rain protection

Outdoor dining is a huge attraction for bars and restaurants in Alberta, having beautifully designed and easy to use patio shading will make sure the customers keep coming back for more!

Box Awning

Box Awnings

Box awnings allow the awning to be sealed and protected from the elements when closed. This elegant design has the cleanest aesthetics when the awning is retracted and is easily integrated into different architectural settings.

  • Min Width: 5'
  • Max Width: 59'
  • Max Projection: 13'1"

Open Commercial Awnings

Open Awnings

Our compact open awnings are designed for overall protection of terraces, patios or restaurants. The variable fixing options allow the equipment to be securely fitted to the wall, ceiling or rafters.

  • Min Width: 5'
  • Max Width: 25'
  • Max Projection: 16'5"

Commercial Open Awnings

Boxmobil

The free-standing double awnings create large areas of shade and are deally suited for seating areas. As no disruptive middle posts are required, the space below this awning can be used to the best effect.

  • Max Width: 21'9
  • Max Projection: 23'
  • Max Height: 9'11"

Pitch Adjust Awning

Boxmobil With Side Screens

All the same benefits of the Boxmobil awning, but with the addition of shading added to either side to provide maximum protection from the elements

  • Max Width: 21'9
  • Max Projection: 23'
  • Max Height: 9'11"

Window Awnings

The Pergolino

Our entry level terrace shade provides stability a regular awning cannot allowing it to withstand higher wind loads and project much further. Systems can be coupled for unlimited width coverage.

  • Max Width: 23' per unit
  • Max Projection: 19'8
  • Max Height: 9'10"

Pergola Awnings

Rivera with LED Lighting

Our most popular option for bars and restaurants. The Rivera provides a more robust shading option with integrated water run-off systems and even more wind stability.

  • Max Width: 16'5 per unit
  • Max Projection: 23'
  • Max Height: 9'10"

Pitch Adjust Awning

The Ardon

Providing all-year-round weather protection, this unique glass canopy system is ideal for patio seating areas and walkways. On hot days, the optionally integrated shading which protrudes over the glass surfaces, provides cool, extensive shade. The high-tech textile fabric of the awning which is available in numerous designs, offers effective protection from UV rays and heat on hot sunny days. In the case of rain, the robust glass roof offers a safe place to shelter.

Window Awnings

The Astano

For use with an existing structure or pergola, the Astano instantly gives your structure the sun and rain protection it deserves. The Astano can be built with both hard top and fabric top systems.

  • Max Width: 16'5 per unit
  • Max Projection: 23'

Pergola Awnings

Vertical Awnings

We have a huge selection of vertical shading options for every application to offer you protection from the sun, rain and even insects. Our perforated fabric makes it great to maintain the view of the outdoors while adding protection from the elements.

  • Min Width: 4'
  • Max Width: 30'
  • Max Height: 13'1"

Pitch Adjust Awning

The Bavona

The Bavona is a free-standing hard top pavillion that features rotating aluminium lamellas with numerous mounting and convenience options. The natural air circulation through the lamellas acts like an environmentally-friendly air-conditioning system.

  • Min Width: 6'7"
  • Max Width: 16'5"

Window Awnings

The Melano

Our premium exterior shading product, the Melano will win you over in both appearance and function. The MELANO folding awning boasts multiple, intelligent, integrated options for your convenience.

  • Min Width: 6'7"
  • Max Width: 16'5"
  • Max Projection: 23'

Pergola Awnings

Melano With Integrated Screens

  • Rain protection thanks to stable, dirt-repellent polyester fabric
  • Modular, stable system
  • Mounting on wall, ceiling or free-standing possible
  • Optionally integrated vertical shading for ideal protection from the sun and prying eyes
  • Optional water channel with drainage within the supports