FAQs

F.A.Q.

The answers to some of our most frequently asked questions...

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How do Elitewood patio covers compare to Wood, Vinyl, or Canvas covers?

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Aluminum has always been the product of choice for builders do to its’ strength and long-term durability. An Elitewood aluminum shade structure will give you a lifetime of service and will look nearly as good in 20-years as the day you bought it with minimal maintenance. In addition to the near maintenance-free aspect of an Elitewood patio cover, aluminum patio cover components will not catch on fire and burn, will not harbor termites and will not warp, crack or tear even in extreme weather conditions.

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Will I have help with designing my Elitewood patio cover?

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Yes. Your Four Seasons Building Products authorized patio cover Dealer will meet with you and explain in complete detail the various options that you have with designing an Elitewood patio cover custom made for your own individual requirements and tastes.

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Do Elitewood patio covers come in various sizes, colors and styles?

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Yes. Elitewood patio covers can be designed in many sizes and styles to
suit your intended use. Combination of open and solid patio styles,
multi-color trims, custom columns and various end cut choices, will
make the design process of your patio cover a very exciting experience.

“Your imagination is only the beginning”.

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Will I ever have to paint my Elitewood patio cover?

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No. All Elitewood patio covers are manufactured with a multi-step baked-
on coating system. Four Seasons Building Products offers the only patio cover product featuring a baked-on Primer coat and a baked-on Finish coat. These products are backed by our Limited Lifetime Warranty. Minimum maintenance will provide you with a finish that will last for years to come.

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Is there a warranty on Elitewood patio covers?

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Yes. Whether you purchase our high-quality Ultra-Series patio cover or our more traditional Classic-Series patio cover, Four Seasons Building Products offers a Limited Lifetime Warranty that covers the painted surfaces of your patio cover.

The Ultra-Series warranty is non-prorated for 30-years and even covers chalking and fading.

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What is an Elitewood patio cover?

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Elitewood patio covers are custom designed and installed aluminum patio
covers manufactured by Four Seasons Building Products. The heavy duty aluminum components and unsurpassed coating system will provide a shade structure that is as functional as it is beautiful.

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Do you offer financing?

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Many of our Factory Authorized Dealers offer various financing programs, including EnnerBank USA. Did you know? LifeRoom is offered through a financing option as low as $83/month! Learn more

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Do you offer a Warranty?

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Yes. Four Seasons Building Products has offered the strongest warranties in the industry for over 50 years. We are so confident in the quality of our products that we offer a Limited Lifetime Warranty that is fully transferable to future owners of your home.

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What are the benefits of a Four Seasons Building Products sunroom vs. conventional construction?

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A sunroom can be installed at a fraction of the cost and time required for conventional construction. A sunroom is designed to withstand the elements and will not require painting and maintenance like a traditional wooden structure. In addition, a sunroom provides more natural light for your family to enjoy and easily blends with the architectural lines of your home.

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Can a Four Seasons Building Products Sunroom be used all year round?

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Yes. Four Seasons Building Products offers glass options for your sunroom which help keep it warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer, and windows that carry the prestigious ENERGY STAR label. ENERGY STAR-qualified products have been independently certified to meet or exceed strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the U.S. Department of Energy.

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Which direction should my Sunroom face?

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A south-facing sunroom will provide the most sunlight, while a north-facing room will provide the least sunlight. An east-facing sunroom will be sunniest in the mornings, while a west-facing room will have the most sunlight in the afternoon and early evening.

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Can I install a Sunroom on my own?

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We recommend only professional installation by licensed and trained installers. Since your home is often the largest investment you will ever make, we suggest protecting the future value of your home by dealing only with companies that provide you with fully insured and experienced sunroom installation professionals.

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How much does a Sunroom cost?

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The price depends on the size and style of the sunroom and the materials, glass and any other accessories and options that you may choose. A Four Seasons Building Products authorized dealer will be happy to come to your home for a consultation and provide you with a price quote at no charge.

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What is a Sunroom?

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A sunroom is an addition or an enclosed porch or patio area designed using windows and doors to admit a large amount of sunlight. Sunrooms are also referred to as solariums, conservatories, patio rooms, garden rooms, atriums, all-season rooms, screen rooms or patio enclosures.