Gazebo with canopy – Thanks to large-chain home stores like Wal-Mart and Lowes, the out-of-the-box gazebo became a popular addition to home and courtyard. But in punishing weather and summer sun, watch the canopies tired and faded after a season or two. With some ingenuity and some sewing skills, you revive your canopies. Instructions to replace gazebo with canopy: Starting by determine the type of fabric that you want to use in the new awning. Since most narrated fabrics are available in pre-measured widths, pay particular attention to the width of the cloth roll. This later determines how much drug you buy.
Remove your gazebo with canopy. And carefully disassemble your old canopies by ripping apart in the joints using a nail ripper. The pieces of the canopy become the pattern for your new canopy. Lay bites off the canopy flat, spacing them close together. Measure the total square length that the flat pieces cover to determine the length of fabric that you have to buy. Wraps your canopies fabric to take care of some shrinkage. Most commercial dishwashers have high-capacity washing machines and dryers for bedding that would be suitable for laundering your fabric. Iron fabric to remove wrinkles. Lay out the pattern pieces on the fabric and fasten them in place with straight sticks. Cut the new fabric pieces.
Sew pattern pieces together using an over lock machine. Create the attachments tie your canopies to the gazebo of fastening metal enamels to the canopy. This put the two parts of the grommet on each side of the fabric and hammers them together. Put the canvas roof back onto your gazebo with canopy by tucking it into place with knit cords and metal sleeves. Tips and warnings: See the fabric specifications to determine if the canvas shrinks when it is cleaned. You need to buy extra fabric for shrinkage. The clay can be treated with a Scotch guard to keep it clean.