Established in 1958, Carroll Awning Company is a manufacturer of custom awnings and canopy products for the customers. Based in Baltimore, Md., the firm uses various types of awning fabric, such as vinyl fabric- Coastline Plus, Vinyl fabric- Vanguard, Sunbrella fabric, Coated Cottons, Dickson and Sunbrella Firesist HUV. Its awnings are available for the commercial, residential and architectural arenas. Residential design applications include windows, doors, patios and rear basement stairway. Commercial awnings are seen in shopping malls, restaurants, office buildings and hotels. Its in-house capabilities include welding of steel and aluminum, state-of-the-art powered grommet installation machine, computer cut graphics and computerized color rendering, to name a few. The company also offers retractable awning in order to provide protection from the sun.