Above Cape Reed’s environmentally-friendly structures use natural sustainable materials that are harvested and sourced responsibly. Their timber structures are made bespoke to perfectly suit your requirements. www.capereed.com
Below This modern building situated in a private garden was installed by Utropical. It offers an inviting shaded area for al fresco dining or a bar under a tropical thatched roof made from reeds. www.utropical.com
This Biossun patio cover has a bioclimatic design which features swivelling overhead slats that are easily adjusted by a remote control – so you can protect yourself from the harshness of the sun as it moves during the day. They comprise 98 per cent aluminium (a completely recyclable material) and are considered eco-friendly. Available from Outdoor Concepts at the top of the Boulevard in San Pedro de Alcántara (www. outdoorconcepts.es).