Type of Umbrella
Nowadays, the umbrella is mainly distinguished as umbrella or parasol. Umbrella is to protect people from rain while parasol is against sunlight. The key point of their different functions is in the coating of fabric. The fabric of umbrella contains waterproof and water repellent, which not only make waters don't stay in the canopy for a long period but also prevent water soaking and spoiling the canopy. On the other hand, the fabric of parasol will do specific coating to enhance the heat rate and UV blocking rate. Besides fabric, there is considerable difference in the structure of the frame. The frame can be manual open and manual close, auto open and manual close, and also automatic open and close. To further illustrate the structure, there are small folding umbrella and walking stick umbrella. Folding umbrella is easy to carry while walking umbrella is usually with big canopy.