We have said many times how much we love the RV industry and feel honored to be part of it, we love meeting all the wonderful RVers and enjoy helping each one of you find the replacement RV awning for your RV or trailer!
We have been in business for over 12 years now, and we have added many new products over the years. If you are a new RVer, or an experienced one we still get questions about what kind of RV awning you need. Below is a list of the entire Tough Top Awning product line with a description of each product to help you decide what awning is best for you.
As always if you have any questions you can email us or give us a call.
SLIDE OUT TOPPER REPLACEMENT FABRIC RV Awning. A fabric that attaches to the coach or a guard to a roller tube that covers a slide out (bump out) room that extends from a coaches side. GO TO PRODUCT PAGE
Patio RV Awning. Either an electric or manually operated awning that comes out over the passenger side of a coach or trailer that extends approximately 8 feet over the main entry door. GO TO PRODUCT PAGE
Omega RV Awning. A discontinued product made by Carefree of Colorado. This slide out topper also, doubled as a window shade to pull down and secure to the side of a slide out to act as a slide topper and window shade. GO TO PRODUCT PAGE: WITH VALANCE WITHOUT VALANCE
Privacy Panel. (RV Awning extension.) A fabric that attaches to the bottom channel of a roller tube to extend your main pull-down patio awning space or provide shade and privacy. GO TO PRODUCT PAGE
RV Awning Accessories
Soft Connect (Made by Tough Tops). A 4.5 inch or 5.5" strip of fabric used to attach a Carefree of Colorado main electric patio awning with an Aluma Guard to the coach. This thin fabric would run the top edge of the guard the entire length the guard. GO TO ACCESSORY PAGE
Anti-Bellowing Device. A small kick stand looking leg that mounts on an A&E Dometic slide topper's end cap. Positioned at 1pm on the driver side and 11am on the passenger side with the room in, it would prevent the fabric from unraveling when in transit. GO TO ACCESSORY PAGE
Pull Straps (Made by Tough Tops). A thin strap that mounts to the underside of the roller tube on a A&E Deometic or a Carefree of Colorado manual pull down patio awning. GO TO ACCESSORY PAGE
Straight Pick. A short stainless steel handled pick. Used to secure a roller tube on an A&E slide out topper or an A&E Electric Main Patio Awning. For the purpose of securing the spring for fabric replacement. GO TO ACCESSORY PAGE
Deflapper. A device that sandwiches the fabric on a main pull down patio awning. To stop the fabric from slapping in the wind. This device secures to the structure legs. GO TO ACCESSORY PAGE
Fuel filter Vise Grips. A specialized round gripping pair of vise grips designed to grab round items and lock them securely in place. This is a very useful tool for securing roller tubes on Carefree of Colorado Slide Toppers. GO TO ACCESSORY PAGE
Silicon. A type of spray lubricant that has been used by professional awning installers to ease the entry of new fabric into old channels. Our CRC brand is good fit for installation as it doesn't leave behind a residue. GO TO ACCESSORY PAGE
We also have some installation kits available....Please visit our full Accessory Page HERE
Greetings from Tough Top Awnings! We would love to update our customers on what is happening at Tough Top Awnings. In response to our thousands of customers we continue to add products to our inventory in order to better serve your needs.
Tough Top Awnings is Growing
2014 was a break out year for Tough Top Awnings! Our son-in-law Tyler and our daughter Christie have joined myself, and my wife Sandy, to help keep up with our growing customer base. They now handle our day to day operations and you’ll find Tyler’s contact information throughout our website. Our son Rick, a graphic designer and website designer in Boulder, Colorado has been handling our branding, website, and marketing needs for a number of years now. To meet all of us please check our video below we made over the summer in the Pacific Northwest.
RV Main (Patio) Awnings now available
After a number of years searching for the best fabric in a large enough size so we could fabricate “onepiece” main awning (there are no splicing on our awnings), we finally went into production last year. A big Thank You to all of you who have ordered our new RV main awnings. Our RV PatioAwning Installation Video is unquestionably the best and most comprehensive video of its kind on the internet. This project was completed with the help of our friends, the RV Geeks, the premier RV VIDEO “information” and “how to” guru’s on the internet. If you’re not familiar with them do yourself a favor and check them out their website HERE and their YouTube page HERE
RV Window Awnings and Door Awnings
We’ve been manufacturing window and door awnings for some time now and we are excited to have much more information and ordering instructions on our website to make it as easy as possible for our customers.
RV Awning Accessories
We’re also manufacturing “in house” all the RV awning pull straps you need for your RV. These are made out of top grade strapping fabric and are competitively priced. In addition we have Anti Bellowing hardware for A&E (Dometic) slide out awnings as well as heavy duty main (patio) awning Deflappers. Be sure to keep an eye on our Accessories Page for other new items as time goes on.
Tough Top Awnings ONLINE Store
In 2014 we added our online store! Our store allows for an easy buying experience and allows our customers to get an instant quote on all our products. Our main goal is not only for an easy buying experience, but a secure checkout, quality products, and MOST IMPORTANTLY to maintain the high level of customer service we have strived for since day one!
Tough Top Awnings was built on excellent customer service and our “one on one” customer relationships. For those who have any questions or concerns BEFORE you order Tyler’s phone number is readily available on every page of our store and website. From day one we have always stressed our accessibility and have made ourselves available to answer all questions or concerns anyone might have. Very early in our business we received a testimonial from a happy customer because we were doing business “the old fashioned way”. This is but one of the pillars of the foundation for our success, and we will not deviate from it. As I look back to when I was on the phone all the time I must admit I miss talking to our customers. I cherish the many “over the phone” relationships established with many of our customers and through time I’ve come to realize in life all of us face the same trials and tribulations, and in this respect quite often we can help each other out. Hopefully I’ve encouraged some of them as there is no doubt many of them have encouraged me.
In conclusion we sincerely thank our customers for giving us the opportunity to serve them. We have grown beyond our wildest expectations and with that come the responsibility to continue to deliver the best product at the best price with the service to back it up. We will continue to strive to do just that!
Ray and Sandy Oberreuter Owners, Tough Top Awnings