About Downey Awnings

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The "Shady" family you can trust

We are a four generation family owned and operated business established in Oakville, Ontario in 1938.

We are proud to provide superior quality awnings from our family to yours. Whatever your residential or commercial need, Downey Awnings is your solution. At Downey Awnings we specialize in a variety of custom awnings including Retractable, Canopy, Window and Door, and Storefront Signage. Awnings are one of the best ways to add functionality, and value to your home or business. Downey Awnings are aesthetically enhancing, durable, and improve the enjoyment of your home. The addition of Downey Awnings to your home or business is money well invested. Downey Awnings provide necessary protection from dangerous and harmful sunlight and UV rays, while creating a "shady" extension to your home or business. By reducing direct sunlight on windows, you drastically reduce the amount of heat that enters, in turn lowering the temperature indoors. Imagine the savings on your hydro bill!!

Meet our team

  • Larry Downey
  • Owner / President

Larry took over from his father in 1967. His knowledge and understanding of awnings has made the company what it is today.

  • Rob Downey
  • V.P. of Sales and Installation

Rob's Knowledge of construction is an asset when it comes to making sure your awning is safely and securely fastened for years of comfort.

  • Susan Downey
  • Office Administrator

Susan's background in customer service makes her an important part of the team. Always pleasant to deal with for your awning inquiries.

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What our customers have to say

Dear Larry,
My thanks go out to you and your help with the canopies. Its been a wram spring, so i'm happy to have the awnings up and keeping the house cool,