Custom Entrance Canopy

Complex Awning Side View

Acme Awning manufactures custom awnings at their Minneapolis location, which allows for an expert level of customization and personalization. When Bibles for Missions rebranded in 2023 to its current name — Legacy Thrift — the Crystal, MN location needed to update their entrance canopy. They also wanted to freshen up the overall look of their…

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Beautiful Exterior for an Interior Design Firm

Custom Awning Close Up

Our featured project for October is the custom awning Acme Awning recently installed for Renae Keller Interior Design (RKID). This award-winning interior design firm updated their storefront on Cedar Lake Road South in Minneapolis. Naturally, a company that focuses on interior design needs to have an exterior that reflects their style. To compliment the dark…

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Before & After: Uptown Pizza

Uptown Pizza New Awning

Uptown Pizza has been a staple in Minneapolis since 1980. Located at the corner of West Lake Street and Grand Avenue South, the restaurant is highly visible at this busy intersection. Unfortunately, their awning had seen better days. Awning material is manufactured to be durable and long-lasting, but given enough time it will eventually start…

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Wind Curtains

Patio Curtains Restaurant

We may be under a heat advisory today in the Twin Cities, but fall is just around the corner. With it will come cool, windy and sometimes wet weather, and winter won’t be far behind. This often means an end to using our outdoor spaces for dining and relaxing. But…it doesn’t have to! Custom wind…

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Aluminum Sunshades in St. Paul

St Paul Sunshades

A recent project took us to Arcade Laundromat in St. Paul for an exterior renovation that included seven new commercial louvered canopies over doors and windows. The customer asked for concealed support canopies with sunshade louvers that would provide a modern and sleek look to compliment the other improvements being made. Acme Awning was pleased…

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Cooks | Bellecour in Edina

Cooks Bellecour Edina

The collaboration of two Twin Cities brands has brought about the launch of Cooks | Bellecour and includes a new location in Edina near 50th and France. During the pandemic, Cooks of Crocus Hill and Bellecour Bakery joined forces to provide opportunities for both businesses. The relationship was a success, and the two companies decided…

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Sidewalk Canopy in Maple Grove

Patio Top by Acme Awning

Minnesotans are known for making the most of all four seasons, but perhaps one of the most enjoyable warmer-weather pleasures is dining outdoors with friends and family. When Rojo took over a restaurant space in the Arbor Lakes area of Maple Grove, they knew they wanted to elevate the outdoor dining area to provide their…

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Versatile Minneapolis Store Front Awning

Fleurs de Lee After with Awning

Acme Awning provides fully customized awnings for the Twin Cities metro and surrounding MN / WI area. Some awnings give a modern feel to the façade of a home or business, while others bring an old world charm to the building. In Minneapolis, our customer at Fleurs de Lee was looking for a more traditional…

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Upgrade Your Outdoor Space

Motorized Louvered Roof

With the snow piled up around us, it may be hard to believe that warmer weather is just around the corner. After an incredibly snowy winter many of us are itching to get back outside to enjoy the warm and sunny days Spring and Summer offer. Whether we spend time at our favorite restaurant patio,…

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Before & After in Belle Plaine

Belle Plaine After

About 40 minutes southwest of Minneapolis along Hwy 169 sits the lovely city of Belle Plaine. Situated along the Minnesota river, this quintessential small town has a rich history and a steadily growing population. Named by Minnesota Territorial Supreme Court Judge Andrew Chatfield in 1853, Belle Plaine is French for “Beautiful Prairie.” Along with the…

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