This retractable side awning offers wind protection and privacy at an affordable price. When needed, the awning can block sun, UV, wind, and rain as well as providing privacy from neighbours or passers-by. It then simply slides away when you're finished. Using a spring mechanism, the screen is simply pulled out from it's housing and latches into the opposing post. Compared with other awnings the product's polyester fabric, and coated aluminium casing are durable, rust and water-resistant, meaning they will survive even the British weather and ensure a long service life. The installation process is quick and easy, with only two parts to install and no other accessories or storage necessary once set up – simply pull out to use as needed. Enjoy your garden, terrace, patio, or balcony with the versatile side awning from tectake!