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A canopy is an overhead roof or else a structure over which a fabric or metal covering is attached, able to provide shade or shelter. A canopy can also be a tent, generally without a floor.

At Samson Awning we offer a wide range of Retractable Self-Supporting Awnings, however the example prices below are from our Markilux and Weinor range of products.

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Retractable Self Supported Awning Retractable Awning with Drop Down Valance and Infra Red Heating Retractable Awning with Drop Down Front Valance and Retractable Side Screen

Example 1 – Retractable Self Supported Awning

Front post and rear wall plate supported retractable fabric canopy (Pergola system) with a full cassette housing and fixed framework in aluminium with additional retractable side screen.

Size: 5000mm x 3500mm projection for canopy.

Key FeaturesExample-1

Higher wind rating as the fabric cover is held firmly on all 4 sides with the side channels providing lateral tension. Front support posts prevent any movement in windy conditions, little force is exerted onto the rear brackets against the wall.

Electric motor drive operation only, available with remote control operation.

Wind sensor for preset wind speeds to protect fabric cover.

Pull out spring tensioned fabric side screen with fixed post for locking out when extended.

Fully enclosed aluminium cassette protects fabric when not in use. Fabric can match the awning cover with over 280 options.

Ideal Usage and Advantages:

Sunlight and UV protection with complete control over extension using remote control.

Rain protection – With a pitch ideally of over 10 degrees on the awning cover this can protect from rain to a higher level than a normal self supported awning can.

With the side screen extended prolonged periods of use are possible with additional protection from any prevailing winds provided in the evenings or cooler days.

Highly engineered German manufactured models with the highest resistance to the UK weather conditions with development over many years in similar climate to our own.

Disadvantages

Difficult to achieve suitable height on single storey buildings but possible with additional bracketry.

Expect to Pay – £3,800 – £4,800 inc. VAT fitted for the electric operated version with in built wind sensors and remote control

For manual operated versions the price would be between £3,000 – £4,100 depending on the exact model required


Example 2Retractable Awning with Drop Down Front Valance and Retractable Side Screen

Self supporting retractable fabric awning with a full cassette housing in aluminium with retractable side screen

Size: 5000mm x 3500mm projection for Awning.

Size: 3500mm projection and 1500mm high for the retractable side screen.

Drop down front valance to 1900mm from front profile.

Key FeaturesExample-3

Adjustable pitch for fabric cover
Complete aluminium construction with forged knuckle arm construction enabling complete protection for the fabric cover when closed.

Electric motor drive operation with remote control handset and motion sensor in front profile to retract if the awning cover is moving too much.

Manual operated drop down front valance in same choice of fabrics as the main cover – provides protection from low lying sun, privacy in your garden and some protection from cooling draughts.

Pull out spring tensioned fabric side screen with fixed post for locking out when extended. Fully enclosed aluminium cassette when not in use. Fabric can match the awning cover with over 280 options for either.

Ideal Usage and Advantages:

Sunlight and UV protection with complete control over extension using remote control.

With a pitch of over 14 degrees on the awning cover light and medium rain protection is possible.

With the side screen extended prolonged periods of use are possible with additional protection from any prevailing winds provided in the evenings or cooler days.

The drop down valance provides privacy and sun and light wind protection.

Highly engineered German manufactured models with the highest resistance to the UK weather conditions with development over many years in similar climate to our own.

Disadvantages

Not ideal in exposed windy locations as the system is only supported from the rear.

Difficult to achieve suitable height on single storey buildings but possible with additional bracketry.

Pull out awning does require a solid structure for the cassette and a suitable fixed position for the lock out post although portable solutions are also available.

Expect to pay: £6,400 – £6,700 inc. VAT for an electric operated awning and electric operated drop down valance system, all with wind sensors fitted and also with the pull out side screenFor a manual operated awning and drop down valance with the retractable side screen, all in matching fabrics, the price would be between £5,800 – £6,000 inc. VAT fitted

Example 3 – Retractable Awning with Drop Down Valance and Infra Red Heating

A self supporting retractable fabric awning with a full cassette housing in aluminium and 2 infra red wall mounted heaters and optional drop down front valance dropping to a maximum of 1900mm

Size: 5000mm x 3500mm projection.

Key FeaturesExample-2

Adjustable pitch for fabric cover depending in exact model

Electric motor drive operation with remote control handset for controlling the awning and the heaters using a multi channel transmitter

Wind sensor to avoid damage in high winds by retracting at a preset but adjustable wind speed.

Privacy and light wind protection from tenth drop down valance system operated by manual winder or electric motor and remote control.

Complete aluminium construction with forged knuckle arm construction and total protection for the fabric cover when closed and not in use.

Ideal Usage and Advantages:

Sunlight and UV protection with complete control over extension using remote control.

With a pitch of over 14 degrees light and medium rain protection is possible.

Drop down valance is ideal for low lying sun on west facing gardens or for privacy and light wind protection.

With the additional infra red heaters prolonged periods of use are possible with additional warmth provided in the evenings or cooler days.

Highly engineered German manufactured models with the highest resistance to the UK weather conditions with development over many years in similar climate to our own.

Disadvantages

Not ideal in exposed windy locations as the system is only supported from the rear.
Protection from any prevailing draughts or wind from the sides is not offered.

Difficult to achieve suitable height on single storey buildings but possible with additional bracketry.

Expect to pay: £7,800 – £9,500 inc. VAT depending on exact model and overhang size