Before the awning installation, followed by the framing and the panels. Part of the process was also to replace the old wall panels. The Houston climate causes us to perform many repairs to the base of wall panels due to rusting.
The original metal wall with a aggregate overlay was rusting and cracking at the bottom. The original wall coating was field applied; first a wire support mesh was fastened to the metal wall, then an aggregate material was installed. We removed the old material and the old metal panels and installed new wall panels with a factory sprayed aggregate finish. This was a HUGE savings over the using the original system. .