Mapes Architectural Canopies has been manufacturing specialty architectural products since 1952 and has become the leading manufacturer of high load aluminum canopies, aluminum walkway covers and sun control louvers by evolving to meet the changing needs of both developers and architects. Mapes offers a wide variety of profiles, shapes, curves and an almost unlimited color palette in any architectural finish.

The economical, roll-formed Lumishade and extruded aluminum Super Lumideck have set the standard for metal canopies and metal awnings, while the SuperShade line of canopies help reduce solar impact and provide economical design options for any passive solar condition. Canopies are available in cantilever, hanger rod or post supported designs to meet your particular architectural needs. Mapes aluminum, non-rusting finish and high-quality extruded materials offer superior longevity, while meeting all local code requirements for snow and wind loads.


The Mapes Lumishade canopy is an economical and highly versatile canopy system designed for a wide variety of applications. The roll-formed decking offers a high-load capacity and the modular design and pre-assembled sections allow for easy installation. This functional canopy provides stylish protection from the elements, standing the test of time and keeping you on budget.


The Super Lumideck canopy is an all-extruded, pre-engineered canopy designed for high-load architectural applications. Square, corrugated decking provides long-term strength and durability. A variety of different fascia profiles and attachment methods deliver the ultimate in design versatility, while keeping installation simple and straight forward.


Mapes SuperShade is a line of passive sun control products that can be used to manage the impact of the sun on any building. The hanger rod design allows it to be integrated seamlessly with Lumishade or Super Lumideck solid deck canopies. SuperShade sun control products are pre-engineered for most wall conditions, providing economical design options for any building style.


Mapes cantilever canopies are specially engineered with support brackets that offer a cleaner sightline and a more minimalistic look than hanger rod canopies. Cantilever supports are available for the Super Lumideck, Lumishade and SuperShade style canopies. Deck profiles can also be combined with different fascias to complement any design style.


Mapes canopies are available in a wide variety of custom profiles. Horizontal or vertical curved fascia can be designed to accent many different architectural styles. Designs with multiple or converging hanger rods can be used to create visual interest or where limited wall support is available.


Post supported walkway covers provide an economical, pre-engineered option for both free standing and wall mounted applications. The extruded aluminum Super Lumideck is designed to meet local building codes for snow and wind loads and provides a high strength protective cover with a minimum of support structure.