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Instant Shade - Phoenix Home & Garden

Parasoleil featured in Phoenix Home & GardenA HOT PATIO GETS A COOL DOWN WITH ARCHITECTURAL PANELSWhen temperatures heat up, so can outdoor living spaces, especially when they’re not protected from the sun. For Phoenix residents Juliana and Jim Caviolo, their backyard patio was not a place they ventured to often. Although covered, its open s...

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Interior Design Magazine Features Parasoleil!

The May issue features our Evanston Legacy Screen in powder coated aluminum. We are honored to be included in with so many beautiful products that all aspire to design a place you want to experience. Thanks INTERIOR DESIGN! 

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Ask-Uriah: Urban-Look Alternatives to Cor-ten Steel

QUESTION:  I'm redesigning a condo complex and want to camouflage the railings with something that gives them a rusted metal or urban/metallic look.  We like Cor-ten, but it is too thick and expensive.  Do you have any suggestions? ANSWER: Yes! As you know, Cor-ten is a brand name for A 242 and A 588 steel which is designe...

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5 Fun Facts about the Parasol...

It doesn't take a genius to realize that Parasoleil's name was taken from the parasol.  Here's a little info-and five fun facts-about the invention that inspired our name. According to the Oxford English Dictionary, a parasol is "a lightweight umbrella used, especially by women, as a sunshade."  The word was first used by the...

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Parasoleil is Like Choose Your Own Adventure

Remember the Choose Your Own Adventure novels? Most of them were science fiction and fantasy.  Some of them were mystery and thriller.  A few were westerns or knight tales. The basic concept was that you'd read until you got to a crucial plot twist, then you'd be given two options (sometimes more).  The option page usually...

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