Inexpensive Side Protection For Awning - Any Suggestions?

Discussion in 'Motorhome Accessories' started by magicsurfbus, May 18, 2015.

  1. magicsurfbus

    magicsurfbus Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2010
    Messages:
    4,018
    Likes Received:
    9,230
    Location:
    NW England
    Before too long I may be using the MH to sell stuff from at a collector's event, and being June in the UK it'll probably be peeing it down. I'll be setting out my wares under my Fiamma F45 awning canopy, but I don't have any side panels, and I don't want to pay a fortune for any either.

    Have you ever sold stuff from under your MH canopy, and if so, what cheap options have you come up with for keeping the glorious British summer weather out of the sides?
     
  2. Wombles

    Wombles Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2013
    Messages:
    2,858
    Likes Received:
    1,955
    Location:
    SW England
    • Like it Like it x 1
  3. DBK

    DBK Funster

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2013
    Messages:
    9,209
    Likes Received:
    12,821
    Location:
    Plympton, Devon
    Tarpaulins were my first thought but if it is windy you will have a problem with them, but probably also with the awning itself!

    If you are on grass a cheap beach windbreak or two could be another option.
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  4. andyman

    andyman Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2007
    Messages:
    1,174
    Likes Received:
    523
    Location:
    Leicestershire
    Try Jezport he is a member on here.
     
  5. robnchris

    robnchris Funster

    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2010
    Messages:
    1,384
    Likes Received:
    1,803
    Location:
    Chester
    Have a look on eBay any old omnistor or fiamma room can be made to fit, I have had a few cut to fit perfectly by a sailmaker for very little cost.
    Best to buy the type that have the frame runners rather than those that clip on.
     
  6. iceni

    iceni Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2007
    Messages:
    301
    Likes Received:
    115
    Location:
    Birmingham
    Hi Magicsurfbus
    As an aside think about insurance. You will be using it in connection with a business so may need business insurance.
     
Loading...

Share This Page