On patios and under pergolas are places where chairs and tables are placed for a place to sit, eat, talk and relax. Normally they are not covered, but it is a good idea to cover the patio. There are patio kits with cover that enhances the value of the house and increases the functionality of the patio. When a patio is covered it can be utilized in all types of weather.
Further, it increases the usable square footage of the home. The other elements of the patio are also protected from sun, wind and will therefore last longer. Patio kits are avaible in standard size, as well as customizable kits.