Consumers are proving that demand for outdoor shade structures is holding steady. More trends are becoming popular, such as outdoor living spaces and other features for homes and businesses that add protection from the elements and aesthetic appeal.
A recent landscape architect survey shows homeowners want to extend living space to entertain and relax outdoors. Industry professionals surveyed rated the expected popularity of various outdoor design elements. The most popular category was gardens and landscaped spaces with a 94.2-percent rating, while outdoor living spaces were a close second.