Construction and orientation of an overhang can be tricky since it involves many passive solar design factors:
• LatitudeIt's easy to incorporate overhangs into a home design before or while it's under construction. Adding an overhang to an existing home, however, can be quite difficult and sometimes impossible. Window awnings, louvered patio covers, or lattice-type panels can be considered as alternatives for existing homes.
See also roof overhang and other window coverings and treatments.
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