Walking into Winter the Right Way, with a Walkway

As a nation we seem to all have at least one thing in common – we hate the rain and will do almost anything to avoid getting wet. Which is funny really, because the UK isn’t exactly the driest of countries and good old mother nature does love a downpour over here. So, when it comes to designing a new build or a renovation, please consider the end users and keep them dry when visiting different buildings onsite. One way … Continue reading

Uses for a Canopy – Connecting Buildings

As sites grow, facilities such as car parks and additional buildings can become separated from the main building or site, making the area feel a little disjointed. A walkway canopy can lead the way from the car park or new buildings to the main building and keep staff and visitors dry when walking from one place to another. Covered walkways can reduce the risk of staff or visitors slipping over in the rain as the area underneath will be dryer, … Continue reading

Hurstpierpoint – All-Weather Walkway

Case Study: Hurstpierpoint College, Hassocks, West Sussex Product: The Kendal Cantilever Walkway Size: 5m x 24m Additional Options: Powder Coated Racing Green Red Hurstpierpoint College required a canopy to provide shelter at the front of their nursery, and contacted Able Canopies for their advice and help. Initially the College enquired about a waterproof Shade Sail installation, yet they were not too sure. Able Canopies arranged a surveyor to complete a free full site survey to discuss their options and the … Continue reading