External Blinds And Awnings

 

System 2000 Pivot Arm Awning

Pivot Arm Rope/Cord operated are especially ideal for cladding and fibro style applications, where fixing is not required at the very ends of the awning, as it is with the standard Convertible Cord/Rope operated Awning.

Provided the awning is installed with a hood, fixing points for the System 2000 Pivot Arm Awnings can be located anywhere along the full width of the awning hood at the top , as also can the fixing of the pivot arms be positioned anywhere along the bottom rail.

Rope operation can be tied off externally down the wall to a cleat or winch operation; Tape operation for internal operation can be tied off to and internal cleat, tape box or shutter winch. Alternatively, Motorisation is available with switch operation or
remote control.

Automatic 

Automatic Roll Up outside blinds are the most popular awning providing a cost effective shade solution. Lock arm awnings are suitable for ground floor applications , patio and balconies.

Minimal projection can be achieved to minimise space. Easy to use self locking arms enable easy adjustment by hand or pull stick.

Seaforth blinds sources an extensive range of Fabrics from all of the major Fabric Suppliers to the awning industry. An optional awning hood is available in a decorator range of colours, complementing the overall appearance of the blind as well as helping to protect the fabric when the awning is not in use.

Width: span widths up to 4.2 metres and drops of 3 metres

Maximum Width: 4200mm

Minimum Width: 600mm

Drop:

Maximum Drop: 3000mm

Minimum Drop: 600mm

Material:

Colourbond Steel

Headbox End Material:

Colourbond Steel

Available Colours:

Black, Dark Brown, Dark Green, Heritage Red, Merino, Mist Green, Mountain Blue, Primrose, Slate Grey, Wheat, White

Available Fabrics

Addalong Canvas, Brella Canvas, Hunter Douglas Canvas, Dickson, Planasol, Solaire, Docril, Sun Brella, Outlook, Vistaweave, Shadeview, Visiontex

Outdoor Roller Blinds ( Straight drop awning )

 

Cord Operation, Crank Operation, Motorised Operation

 

Outdoor Roller blinds provide sun protection and privacy where there is minimal space for the operation of other types of Roll Up Fabric outside blinds.

Cord operation through a system of pulleys raises and lowers the awning. The rope can be tied off to a cleat or external awning winch.

An awning hood is available in a delightful range of colours, complementing the overall appearance of the awning as well as helping to protect the fabric when the blind is not in use.

Width:

Maximum Width – 6000mm

Drop:

Maximum Drop – 3000mm

Rope Operation Winch

Awning rolls from the bottom and is raised and lowered using 6mm rope passing through a series of metal pulleys. Rope can be tied off to a metal cleat or a Boat Winch is an optional extra to be used externally.

Tie Down Straps

300mm, 450mm, 600mm, 900mm, 1000mm PVC straps attach the bottom rail end cap to a breeching staple mounted onto the floor, railing, or side posts – depending on the application.

Reinforced strap cutouts in the fabric along the bottom rail is an option instead of straps at the ends of the bottom rail.

Available Fabrics

Addalong Canvas, Brella Canvas, Hunter Douglas Canvas, Dickson, Planasol, Solaire, Docril, Sun Brella, Outlook, Vistaweave, Shadeview, Visiontex, Clear/Tinted PVC

 

Wire Guide Awning

The Wire Guide Awning provides a great contemporary shading solution externally, for large spans of glass, large veranda and patio areas.

The Wire Guide awning features highly polished and corrosion resistant stainless steel fittings along with stainless steel cabling which suspends and secures the awning on either side, so that it is capable of withstanding light to medium strength winds.

Multiple bracket sizes and glass filled nylon endcaps add extra stability. The slimline bottom rail creates a minimalist look for the overall appeal of the awning.

Ideal for Sunscreen woven mesh fabrics, this awning effectively reduces glare and UV without obstructing the outside view.

Zip Screen Blind

 

Key Points
  • Almost completely sealed to stop insects from intruding
  • Stop Heat, Glare and UV from entering your Alfresco area or Home
  • Spans up to 5m wide or up to 7m with the Zipscreen Extreme
  • Motorised, Crank operated or manually operated by hand.
  • 5 Standard powder coat colours and 200+ custom aluminium colours.
  • Winter warmer – add an outdoor heater to enclose and warm up your outdoor space.
  • Quick & simple installation with many choices to suit any space and budget.
  • 5-year  warranty on fabric, motor and coatings.

 

Leave the weather “out there”

Keeping out the elements has never been this easy, the Zipscreen blind with side retention channels is the ideal solution for sealing out whatever nature has to throw at you. Utilising a patented Zip system and adjustable side-tracks the Zipscreen is the perfect answer for closing in your alfresco area for both residential or commercial use. The slim lines of the extruded Aluminium headbox blend perfectly into modern architecture and help to maintain your choice of material when rolled away.

The Zipscreen will not only stop heat, glare and UV light* from entering your Alfresco area or Home. Moreover, we have found another fantastic reason many people buy Zipscreen – they help prevent insects from intruding alfresco areas and homes which may otherwise be spoiled by uninvited, winged intruders. 

 

A perfect blend of form and function. Check out the options listed below.

  • The frame and headbox is available in 5 standard powder coat colours
  •  200 custom powder coat colours available
  • 4 main types of fabrics available in MANY different styles, blends, patterns and looks. (Woven Mesh, Dipped Mesh, Solution Dyed Acrylic Fabric & Clear PVC)
  • 3 operation types with options galore – Gearbox, Spring (hand-operated) or motorised (see below for more)
  • Motorising your Zipscreen will ensure increased use and invites WiFi, 3G/4G, wind sensors and smart home systems like Alexa and Google Home Assistant to the party.
  • Headboxes are optional. Save money while enjoying the same look and feel. (Possibly with a few extra uninvited guests )
  • The Ultra-lock® system ensures your system is clipped down and stays down.

 

 

Folding arm awnings

 

The Discus® (full cassette)

The Discus is a superior awning of uncompromising quality

The Discus is a stylish, compact awning, designed for more demanding residential and commercial applications.

With a fully enclosed cassette only 124mm high and 234mm deep when retracted, this awning provides optimal protection for the fabric and working mechanism against dirt, rain and humidity. Its compact design makes it ideal for top fix, wall fix or recessed mounting installations.

The tilting arm bracket mechanism is incorporated into the extruded aluminium frame, designed for extra strength and stability and can be set at any angle up to 35°.

Single units of up to 7 metres in width by 4 metres in projection are available and coupled units can extend up to 14 metres wide as a single awning.

The Discus awning is available in a selection of over 140 powdercoat finishes and a large range of plain, textured and vibrant stripe fabrics.

The unit is fully motorised with optional hand held remote control and sun, wind and timer systems. Led lighting can also be integrated into the awning.

Stratos I® (Open )

The classic awning

The Stratos I protects against the sun or light rain as well as creating a cosy and private ambience, and is ideal for patios, verandahs and balconies. For installations that are well protected, such as under roof eaves, the Stratos I is an ideal awning for home or retail applications. Where additional protection is required the awning can be fitted with an extruded aluminium pelmet to your choice of colour.

For installations that are well protected, such as under roof eaves, the Stratos I is an ideal awning for home or retail applications. Where additional protection is required the awning can be fitted with an extruded aluminium pelmet to your choice of colour.

The Stratos I is available in six popular colours as standard or 140 customised colours. The awning can extend up to 21 metres wide by 4 metres projection and can be operated manually or motorised.

As with the Toga, the Stratos I can also incorporate the Oversquare feature, enabling the projection to be greater than the width and the Vario Volant vertical screen fitted inside the front rail.

Another special feature of the Stratos I is the angle adjusting system Selectapitch®. With this feature you can change the angle of the awning to block the morning or afternoon sun, or even use it as a rain shelter in calm conditions. Any angle from horizontal to vertical can be easily and quickly set, with the crank handle adjusting both arms simultaneously. This allows easy cleaning of the fabric when the awning is in the vertical position.

Premium Arm Adjusters can also be incorporated when individual arm angle adjustment is required.

Aluxor Eco® (open )

The economical alternative

The Eco is a cost effective, high quality sun shade solution where the mechanism and fabric bundle are not enclosed within an aluminium cassette. This versatile awning can be fitted as a top or wall fix.

For installations that are well protected, such as under roof eaves, the Aluxor Eco is an ideal awning for home or retail applications. Where additional protection is required the awning can be fitted with an extruded aluminium pelmet to your choice of colour.

Using German designed and manufactured systems the operation can be set at any angle up to a pitch of 35°.

The Aluxor Eco is available in three popular colours of white, silver and cream in sizes up to 6m wide by 3m projection using the Secuflex 50 twin cable arms. An optional pelmet is available in six colours of white, silver, cream, black, beige, black or dark grey. Operation can be manual or motorised.