These gems saved me a ton of time...not to mention my woodwork and walls! They just tap into the top of your wooden window frame and your done. No drilling or measuring. Just hang your curtains! Kwik-Hang Curtain Rod Brackets.
DIY Retractable Awning This would just be hung on an existing pergola. Looks like it would be two shower curtain tracks, curtain rods hung across... honestly the most pain would be sewing the canopy part out of canvas... oh yeah, and building a pergola