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Covered Patio

Covered Patio, Pavilion & Lanai Design/Installation

Serving Lexington & Central Kentucky

5 reasons To Install a Patio Cover Outdoor living spaces are all the rage among Lexington & Central Kentucky homeowners, and for good reason. Decksoutdoor kitchensOutdoor Fireplaces, and patios/living spaces have changed the outdoor living game. But if your outdoor space doesn’t have a covered patio, it may be time for an upgrade. From daily living and entertainment to aesthetics and property value, covered patios / lanais come with many benefits. If you’re on the fence, here are five reasons you and your Lexington / Central Kentucky area home could benefit from one. 

​Expanded Outdoor Living and Entertainment Space​

Building a covered patio / lanai for your Lexington / Central Kentucky home gives you more space to work, play, and live outdoors.  Covered patios come with a variety of features, from living and dining areas to outdoor kitchens and bars and everything in between. 

In the Lexington / Central Kentucky area summer showers happen often. If you don’t have a cover then you can say goodbye to your outdoor plans if it happens to rain. If you have a covered patio then you can enjoy the patio no matter what the weather is like outside. Whether you’re relaxing with family or entertaining a group of friends, a covered patio is the perfect way to ensure that unforeseen weather never chases your party indoors. 

​A Covered Patio Makes your Home Energy-Friendly​
Covered patios / Lanais act as your home’s first line of defense against the Lexington / Central Kentucky harsh Summer sun rays. Really, it’s the first thing that the sunlight hits. Once it’s hit, it will direct the sun’s rays away. This will cool not only your patio but your entire home as well. Talk about efficient! To help even more, consider installing other cooling features like ceiling fans.
​Protect Your Outdoor Furniture​
You can’t do outdoor living without the proper furnishings. Outdoor living spaces in Lexington / Central Kentucky are often just as carefully furnished and decorated as any other room in the home, which makes keeping it covered especially important. Patio furniture, outdoor rugs, and other items take a beating when exposed to the weather on a daily basis. Furnishing and decorating your home, even your outdoor living space, can be costly. Don’t let it go to waste by letting the weather wreak havoc on your investment. A  covered patio can help keep your outdoor area looking fresh year after year.
​Bad Weather? No Worries!
A covered patio allows you to enjoy your outdoor living space every season here in the Lexington / Central Kentucky area. Shade from the summer sun and shelter from the rain will keep you comfortable . Consider hanging shades or drapes on the sides of your covered patio for added protection from weather conditions and unwanted pests. And, by implementing clear vinyl sides and/or an outdoor fireplace or other heating elements, your covered patio can even be enjoyed in the colder winter months!
​Increased Home Value
Covered patios and outdoor living spaces can add a lot of value to your Lexington / Central Kentucky home. After all, buyers these days are on the hunt for homes with outdoor living spaces already in place. Even if you don’t intend to sell just yet, adding a covered patio now will give you an opportunity to enjoy it yourself. And, when it is time to sell, it may be the deciding factor for potential buyers.  With the benefits of a covered patio, the time, effort, and expense it takes to get your outdoor space just right will pay off in the long run.