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Architectural Metals


7700 Series Sunshades

The 7700 Series comes in three popular standard sizes to minimize field labor and cut down on expenses, or you can adapt your sunshade with our custom aluminum extrusions tailored to your exact specifications. Available in different colors and finishes.


7750 Series Sunshades

The 7750 is made of an aluminum base with a stainless-steel perforated skin. Choose one of our standard sizes or customize your architectural sunshades to fit your exact specifications. Available in different colors and finishes.


Glass Awnings

The Glass Awning Support System uses premium architectural hardware to give any entrance an uncomplicated, graceful look. The use of eye and fork connections makes the installation of our Awning Systems quick and easy. All components are 316 Alloy SS.


Spider Fittings

Choose from our selection of Heavy Duty and Regular Duty Spider Fittings for glass walls and canopies. We also offer Mini Spider Fittings for interiors. Spider Fittings can be mounted to railing posts, structural walls, railings or fins. Choose this glass canopy hardware for secure installations.


California ISO Headquarters

California Independent System Operator (Cal ISO) developed its new, state-of-the-art headquarters in Folsom, California, to be a model for energy-efficient programming.

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Sun Control Systems Brochure

CRL offers an array of fabricated and custom sunshade / canopy systems. Discover how our cutting-edge architectural sunshades are designed for aesthetic appeal and practical functionality.

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Aesthetic appeal merges seamlessly with practicality at C.R. Laurence through our architectural metals and sunshades. Architectural metals are used extensively in building designs for both structural and decorative purposes. Each system, from our robust sunshade setups to intricate spider fittings, is designed with adaptability in mind, allowing architects and builders to tailor solutions to both commercial and residential projects. From custom aluminum extrusions to essential architectural hardware, you can find the perfect option for your canopy and glass installations.

Customize a building sunshade system from CRL to suit any setting, or opt for our modular shade structures and enjoy significant savings. These modular structures are functional in providing shade and shelter and contribute ornately to the building’s external aesthetics. Our adjustable sunshade helps minimize cost and conserve energy while allowing light to permeate interior spaces. Whether it's beneath glass canopies or a sliding glass door awning, our solutions assist in providing a cooler, comfortable environment.

CRL also offers glass canopy hardware and fittings to help stabilize and secure the glass panels to the building structure, ensuring durability and safety. Incorporating architectural hardware like spider fittings or awning support posts into structural glazing projects guarantees functionality and elegance.