GMM-Shadeports Durable, Cool and Dry - HipRoof

By: Thuso  11-11-2011

GMM’s Hip Roof Structure allows for greater spans than its other products and can provide a grid size of up to 45 feet wide by 20ft deep.

The structure can also be installed in a back to back configuration providing up to 1800 Square Feet of shade without the need for any additional columns. This greatly reduces the cost of the additional cover and brings down the overall cost per square foot.

Another benefit of the above back to back configuration is that GMM can cover both cantilevered structures with a single continuous shade net thereby reducing any loss of cover caused by the catenaries.

GMM also brings another first to this part of the shade market by providing a Water Proof version of the Hip Roof Structure with any of the above configurations.

As with all of GMM’s products, the Hip Roof Structure is maintenance free in that it predominantly uses a system of steel purlins as opposed to relying purely on cables. By using round steel purlins, GMM avoids the sagginess common to cable based structures and provides a better looking and always taught structure which offers both convenience and value to the client.

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