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Enjoying the Shade: Exploring the World
of Patio Umbrellas

Enjoying the Shade: Exploring the World of Patio Umbrellas

The type of parasol you should get depends a lot on your needs as   well as your available budget.  There   are only three main types, each with different advantages and disadvantages,   which are listed below so that you can make an informed   decision.

Do you need something small and simple?  => Table   umbrella

Table umbrellas are one of the most common types of parasols   light and relatively cheap.

They offer protection to both the people at the table and the   furniture itself.

In addition, these umbrellas are only slightly larger than   conventional hand-held umbrellas can be stored very   easily.

But you can usually only adjust their   heightAs a result, they may not always offer the best   protection from every angle as the sun is constantly moving.

Table umbrellas are also usually pretty   weakSince they partially rely on the table for support, so are   they Not recommended for areas with strong   winds.

Do you want something adjustable?  => Tilt screen

This is a very similar design to the table screen, the only major   difference being that a Swivel   function.

This means that the umbrella can rotate around the barThis   allows maximum protection from the sun.

Tilt screens are usually more expensive than table   umbrellasbut definitely worth the money – you don’t want you   and your guests to have to change your clothes every half hour to hide from   the sun!

Do you love a little luxury?  => Cantilever   umbrella

Cantilever umbrellas are a more luxurious version of   tilting umbrellas – These umbrellas are often used   commercially in expensive hotels!

you large, heavy bases Let the pole   be an offset arm rather than going through the center of the canopy, which   gives cantilever umbrellas a much larger range of   motion.

Everything from the pole to the canopy is made of durable   material, so this type of umbrella can withstand almost   anything.

Cantilever umbrellas are those most expensive type   of parasoland the price can go into the thousands so keep this   in mind if you are on a budget.