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Spring Has Sprung

Spring is here, the season for renewal and re-growth and the sun has begun to shine again after what feels like……… an eternity!

Now is the time to think about outdoor awnings for your home.

You may want to extend your outdoor living and entertaining area with a folding arm awning offering you a shady haven to entertain your friends during the balmy Summer months.

Folding Arm Awning

Extend your outdoor living and entertaining area with a folding arm awning. This will give you the perfect shady haven to entertain your friends during the balmy summer months.

These awnings extend out from your home for up to three meters to create large shaded areas and prevent the sun from searing through your windows.

When not required the arms retract the fabric back onto the roller and out of the way.

They can be manually operated by crank (gear operation) or motorized and linked with optional sun and wind sensors. These sensors extend the awning when sunny and retract the awning when wind speed is excessive, giving you complete piece of mind.

Auto Awning

The most traditional style of awnings called Auto Awnings are durable and timeless and can withstand the toughest Australian conditions.

They run on auto guides attached to the wall, which allows the awning to stay at a predetermined distance from your window.

They increase your homes energy efficiency by dramatically reducing the heat inside your home and keeping your home cooler.

There are many colours, styles and options of awnings to choose from, so make sure you call an expert to get advice about what will work best for your home or work place.


Zipscreens are the ultimate screening solution for outdoor settings. The Zipscreen allows you to seamlessly integrate your indoor and outdoor entertaining areas and save on your energy costs.

When you enclose your entertaining area with Zipscreen blinds, you will receive privacy and protection from rain, wind, sun and insects, ensuring comfort all year round and creating anotehr living area.

Zipscreens can be operated by motorised, manually controlled crank or spring operatored. Zipscreen blinds are stylish durable and simple in design and really is the perfect solution for any outdoor residential or commercial application.

The Channel Guide Zipscreens are all custom made to fit and feature self-aligning side channels. Which can be used to enclose pergolas, alfresco areas, or as an external roller blind for windows.

Fabrics for the zipscreen come from the screen light-filtering range, so light can still come into the area but the elements are kept out.


Awnings or Zipscreens can take between six to eight weeks for manufacturing and installation during peak Summer periods, as they are custom made to fit your windows.

So, make sure you have your awnings ordered well before the summer sun is shining. Ordering out of summer period would only be 2 to 3 weeks to installation.

Spring in to action and get summer ready now!