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Peoria: (309) 674-1128
Lasalle: 815-599-1445
Decatur: 217-919-0977

About Us

Since 1893 Quality, Service, Craftsmanship


A shopkeeper rolls out the awning at the beginning of the workday; a family gathers under their porch on a late summer afternoon. These are familiar and compelling images of earlier urban and residential life in America.

A Little History About Peoria Awning:

Since 1893, Peoria Awning has been helping homeowners enhance their home’s exterior beauty, increase living space, save on cooling costs, and add resale value to their homes with our awnings & patio covers. We are proud to offer Craftsmanship and Creative Solutions for your custom awnings with versatility and a team of professionals with over 50 years of experience, and resources with our company.

We, at Peoria Awning Company, are proud of our rich heritage of serving our customers. We realize it takes more than a long history to be successful; we must keep pace with the changing market, maintain the highest standard of quality, and supply the finest products available. Today’s consumer demands competitive pricing as well as prompt and efficient service. These business practices are our common denominator and insure continued customer satisfaction.

Some of our many services:

Improve your company’s appearance and bottom line with custom awning:

Many of our commercial clients have stated that adding an awning to their store front not only made their business more appealing, it also has led to a significant increase in sales. We oftentimes add company logos, product or services icons or graphics to store front awnings.

Keep in mind when you are adding logos for your manufactures that many offer COOP, which can often help with the investment.  Before you place manufacturer logos on your new awning, make sure you get approval and ask for COOP dollars in the process. For more information or a free quote contact our office at 309-740-1003!


Our sales team can offer suggestions for any sun control product advice on extensive color alternatives, and supply customers with a computer program rendering of options for awning choices. These are just a few of the ways that allow us to show how our expertise makes the difference. Peoria Awning’s in-home consultations are without high pressure sales tactics, are always FREE, and without obligation.

Peoria Awning is a member of PAMA – Professional Awning Manufacturer Association and a C12 Group Member.

Peoria Awning offers financing through GreenSky™ Credit.

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Mark Hutchison Owner, Peoria Awning


Mark was born and raised in East Peoria, Illinois of humble beginnings to Great parents. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in Marketing. He met the love of his live in 1987 and married Karen in 1988. They are blessed with two wonderful boys, Jonathan and Joel. May 1, 1999 was a huge wake-up call for Mark when he experienced a stroke. He was a sales representative for Lyon Metal Products for 17 ½ years and became the owner of Peoria Awning in August 2008.


Reading and watching my two boys compete in sports. He loves to watch baseball in person; his favorite team, the St. Louis Cardinals.

  • His favorite book:

    The Bible and anything associated with Abraham Lincoln.

  • If I had to do it over again..

    I would have met and married my wife, Karen, earlier in life.

  • Things that excite me:

    Spending time with my family.