Many of these canopies are also waterproof so that staying dry is never an issue. So, if you get caught in a downpour at the next sporting event, you can be assured that you and your friends will be dry and comfortable while the game goes on. There are also versions that have full sides that offer protection from the wind, and certain types that offer full screens to keep the bugs out.
Some homes don't have a covered porch which can be used for that outdoor party or picnic. The canopies are great because they shelter both the guest and the food offerings. Since they come in such a wide range of sizes, they are ideal for small parties all the way up to a large outdoor event such as a wedding reception. They can even be used to give the kids a shady covering when they are playing outside.
Campers, hunters, and people who are avid fishermen love the versatility and easy portability of these coverings. They fold up and can be carried around in their own individual storage bag, and they set up quickly in the chosen area. Not the right spot? Take it down and move it to another in just a few minutes.
Use the fully enclosed canopy to shelter lawn equipment during the winter months, or store the lawn furniture inside to keep it protected. There are also many people who use these canopies to store their vehicle in to keep it out of the rain or bright sunshine, or to keep the snow off in the winter. There are numerous uses for having one of these shade canopies available because you never know when the need for extra room will arise.