Patio 500® fabric is a great choice for both commercial and residential applications such as awnings and canopies. It has excellent resistance to mildew and UV degradation. Patio 500 combines a matte finish and long-lasting good looks with exception dimensional stability and superior strength. Patio 500 is heat sealable and great for decorating signage with graphics using the following methods: heat-sealed and inset fabrics, silk screen, hand painting and appliqué. It is not recommended to use pressure sensitive adhesive vinyl graphics with Patio 500.