Exterior Window Coverings
Control of the harsh heat and glare of the sun can be achieved simply and easily with the installation of external Awnings and Sunscreens, not only over windows but over courtyards, balconies and decks. This will reduce your heating and cooling costs by up to 50% and improve the level of comfort in your home.
External Sunscreens or Cable Awnings (Optional Blackout Channels are available):
These product are especially suited to large windows and run vertically down on cable guides. They can be operated by winch or automated for internal operation by switch or remote control. The Sunscreen fabric assists in controlling light, heat and privacy without spoiling your view.
Folding Arm Awnings:
This product comes in a range of styles and options with either manual operation or motorised to allow simple and easy control of light and shade. Excellent for shading patios, balconies and courtyards they are strong and durable without the need for support posts or beams. Available in a large range of Acrylic fabrics and colours.
Perfect for close fitting to ground floor windows or balconies, these awnings minimise space with minimal projection. Easy to use self-locking arms which operate on fixed guide rods allow simple adjustment by hand or pull-stick. Fitted with a protective hood which allows you to protect the fabric from the weather when the awning is not in use, these awnings come in a huge range of colours and fabrics to suit your requirements.
System 2000 Awnings:
These awnings provide flexibility of installation and operation especially on multi-storeyed homes and buildings. They can be operated internally by hand or can be motorised and are available in a wide range of canvas, acrylic or sunscreen fabrics. These also have a protective hood and will span widths up to 4.2 metres and drops of 3 metres. They include options such as automatic, pivot arm and straight drop. There is also a double arm casement option for operation over outward opening doors and windows.
Straight Drop Awnings:
These awnings are perfect for verandahs, gazebos and decks – anywhere in fact where arms cannot be fitted. Choose from the rope and pulley style or the Automatic spring tensioned style. These are fastened down with straps and hooks. They are also available in the System 2000 style which enables the use of rope and winch, crank or can be motorised. For extra large areas try the heavy duty Robusta system which can also be motorised or winch operated.
These are available in a wide range of shapes, with fixed or retractable options. They can be situated over doors, windows or walkways and are available in virtually any fabric design. Capable of spanning widths up to 6 metres with drops up to 1.65 metres depending on the style chosen.
Adjustable or Fixed Louvre Awnings:
Trinidad – Adjustable or Fixed
These are extremely efficient for providing privacy, light and heat control and air flow for a variety of situations. Fitted close to the window they are made from Colour-coted aluminium. Other fixed styles are the Sunguard and Sonnenblenden which offer different louvre angles and blade width for optimum sun control.
Fixed Metal Awnings:
These awnings provide perfect shade for patios, verandahs, windows and doors. Available in 6 different styles they include:
Kingston Arm or Post Support; Bahama Arm or Post Support; Caribbean Arm or Post Support; Meridian Arm or Post Support; Arcadia Door Canopy and the Aurora Arm Support. These awnings can span widths of up to 5 metres with projections up to 2.5 metres depending on the style chosen. They are available in large range of colours and designs. The Kingston awning has the added advantage of being waterproof, while the other styles are only showerproof.