Did you know our beginnings go back to 1894….

History of Radiant Blinds & John Dean  John Dean was the founder of a blind and awning manufacturing business based in Putney in 1894.  As the son of a Devon policemen he travelled to London looking for employment.  John worked and lived in a furniture store where he slept at night on the shop counter […]

Traditional Victorian Awning Recover – Covent Garden

Don’t you just love the signwriting on this one, so eye catching and fun.   We were asked by Brompton Cycles to recover their two traditional Victorian awnings and the finished product is a great representation of this iconic brand.  The location of the flagship Brompton Junction on Long Acre, Covent Garden is the site of […]

Semi-Cassette Awning, London

Tor Thai asked us to make a new semi-cassette awning for their Chiswick restaurant and the finished product has made a huge improvement to their frontage, with new valance details and great signage.  A semi-cassette awning will provide partial coverage to encase the awning fabric, arms and mechanisms.

Canopy Recovers – London

It was good to work with The Good Earth again, a very high end chain of Chinese fine dining.   If you’ve never been then you must!  Their restaurant in Mill Hill, London needed a freshen up with seven new fixed frame canopies and we recovered them in their choice of fabric with their individual branding.  […]

Victorian Awnings – London

What a fantastic splash of cover these two newly installed Victorian awnings make to Rocks Lane, in London.   Alma Cafe is situated in Barnes and serves delicious breakfasts and brunches daily.  We have improved the traditional Victorian awnings over time to ensure they can cope with the British weather.  For example, we have replaced some of […]

Weinor Topas with Hood, London

The Weinor Topas is a folding arm awning and provides shading for larger areas and can measure up to 7m wide for a single unit, with pairing available for larger spaces.  The addition of a hood keeps the awning fully protected.  We were asked by Banya in Chiswick to fit this very popular awning to […]

Fixed Triangular Canopy – Kensington, London

We were asked by this client to make a fixed triangular canopy for their business in Kensington.  Fixed frame awnings have the same concept as the Dutch blind.  The main difference being that fixed frame canopies cannot be retracted.  In essence they are a smart visual focal point which can help advertise your business to […]

Traditional Awning Recovers – London

Heritage Restaurant & Cocktail Bar is a trendy restaurant and cocktail bar situated in the heart of Soho which specialises in modern European cuisine from the Alpine region; the cocktails are also inspired by the Alps.  Sharing plates, cheese fondues and seafood are but a few of the delicious temptations.   We recovered their traditional Victorian […]