Specifications for Patio Covers, Carports, and Canopies
|Publication Date:||25 March 1982|
1.1 This specification covers requirements for materials, design, testing, and product descriptions of patio covers, carports, and canopies intended primarily for residential applications.
1.1.1 This specification does not apply to awnings or other fabric-covered structures. As used in this standard, patio covers, carports, and canopies are defined as complete preengi-neered roof structures which may be supported on one, two, or three sides by an existing building or mobile home, and may be supported on the remaining sides by the columns or posts provided; or may be free-standing when so designed. No provisions for enclosed structures are contained in this standard.
1.2 This specification requires a detailed product description and a consumer fact sheet, including span and detail variations for each model.