Easter Bank Holiday Weekend….

Happy Easter greeting on picture of patio awning

I think we are all ready for the Easter bank holiday weekend and probably for a number of different reasons; there will be those celebrating the most religious date in the annual calendar and those looking forward to spending time with family and friends, those long lie ins and chocolate, lots and lots of chocolate!  […]

Markilux Pergola with All the Extras

Pergola awning on roof terrace

This private client lives in the Penthouse Suite situated on the 7th floor of this stunning building at Distillery Wharf.  We have just fitted them with a Markilux Pergola awning, which included LED lights, Somfy motor, wind sensor, Somfy remote control, legs, ballast boxes and bespoke brackets.  This was a complicated two-day installation which meant […]

Roll on Spring & Summer…..

Light grey awning near swimming pool

January is really the ideal time to be thinking of your patio shading.  It sounds a long way in advance but trust me, the nearer the summer you get the longer the lead times are and most awning businesses suddenly become rushed off their feet with orders. which means delays are inevitable.   Sorting your sun […]

Autumn is coming….

The low lying rays of the sun signals the beginning of autumn according to the calendar.  They immerse the world in warm light and cause the colours to glow more intensely.  However, at the same time, the low lying sun can also be a harmful and unpleasant glare, which doesn’t have to be the case.  […]

Markilux Mx3 Awning with Remote & Gutter Brackets

Very wide black-striped patio canopy with gutter brackets

Choosing the right awning for your home can be a minefield which is where we are able to help with those choices, given our years of trading and the level of expertise that we employee here at Radiant Blinds. Our private customer in Molesey, Surrey chose the Markilux MX3, folding arm, automated, full cassette awning […]

Recover to Folding Arm Awning – Godalming

Refurbished patio awning in Godalming

You don’t always have to give up on your existing awning. If the mechanisms and cassette are still in good working order but the fabric has seen better days then you could save yourself a few pennies and have us clean up the awning framework and recover the awning and before you know it things […]

The MX3 Awning from Markilux

White and black stripe wide patio awning

The Markilux MX3 is a top of the range, German engineered awning of the highest standard. Crafted for its strength but it also manages to keep the contemporary sleek feel, despite it being a full cassette awning. The frame colours are abundant, together with the fabric choices and it comes as a manual or remote-control […]

International Friendship Day…

Orange patio awning isometric view

Invite good friends, barbecue together and enjoy a lavishly varied buffet – a gathering which will be a lot of fun on today’s International Day of Friendship.  At the same time, you’d like to provide your friends with a pleasant place in the shade which protects them against too much UV radiation?  Moreover, the delicious […]