Rectangular Patio umbrella designs offer more shades and more comfort during beautiful summer days than the st standard styled umbrellas which are usually round or square in shapes. Rectangular shaped Patio umbrella usually comes with crank lift because this lift works easily as there is a bush button option comes with it. Crank lift helps you to open the system easily and raise the patio umbrella without extra hands.
Most common types of materials used for the patio umbrella frames are wooden and aluminum, the wooden material or frame is good but it adds more to the already heavy umbrella. Wooden umbrella frames get heavier during the rainy season, you can imagine how difficult it would to work with the tilt and raise the umbrella after heavy rainfalls. Wood soaks water easily than the aluminum. The only disadvantage of aluminum framed umbrella is that the metal sometimes catches rust when exposed to water, but it usually happens after a long time exposure to the water. If you use patio umbrella covers, this problem can very much be avoided in the first place. Keep the umbrella covered to protect it from harmful YB lights and rains.
There is wide range of colors available in the rectangular Patio umbrella these days. You need to figure out the shade size yourself, the size would change depending on the area that needs coverage. The pole size also changes according to the size, a rectangular patio umbrella with bigger dimensions need to be installed with a solid base as well.
Rectangular Patio Umbrella with lights
Surprisingly, now there are rectangular patio umbrella with solar panel controlled lighting as well. Small lighting strings are installed in the design, underneath the canopy, all you need to do is just turn on the lights when you have dinner with your family members during the night time. These lights don’t take much energy because solar panel system usually comes integrated with it, you don’t have to bother about the monthly bills because the battery is charged during the day time , it can work for long hours during the night time. Having a rectangular umbrella with lights is also nice feature for the patio, you will not have to use torch because the table area is getting enough light needed to have your dinner easily.