Top Quality Bespoke Awnings, Glass Verandas and Outdoor Rooms
Innovative German Engineering | Electric Operation as standard | Remote Control with IO Technology | Smart Home Integration
Erhardt Markisen – one of the largest companies you have never heard of!
German company Erhardt was created by Robert Erhardt in 1980 and has grown from strength to strength ever since. Now with around 250 employees, based in Bavaria, they fast became an industry authority in sun protection and outdoor living.
As the UK increasingly embraces a European outdoor living vibe, the popularity of weather protection and making the most of outdoor space continues to grow in popularity.
Erhardt’s perfect blend of innovative precision German engineering, top quality materials and a passionate drive towards creating the latest, on-trend designs. Samson Awnings are delighted to have become UK stockists to share their collection with our customers.
To ensure the very highest manufacturing quality Erhardt produces all awning folding arms themselves. With over 40 years of experience and a passion for perfection they quite simply know all components inside out. Constant inspections in accordance with European standards guarantee the high quality and durability of all sun protection products. All products are tested according to the European awning standard and bear the CE mark.
Erhardt are part of the French Stella Group who specialise in many sectors of the home market which only serves to drive towards higher standards and future investment.
All Erhardt products are all made from high quality materials, from the aluminium framework to the fabrics. All fabrics undergo strict testing in both the weaving plant and the sewing room maintaining the highest quality throughout. The current range of materials is extensive with over 250 different fabric designs across seven different collections.
An excellent motor and automated system is the final element that can turn your awning from great to absolutely amazing. Market leaders Somfy are our supplier of choice. With 50 years experience and 2,000 patents filed their team of 500 engineers use the latest technology and innovative engineering to bring simplicity, security and tranquility to your daily life.
Somfy motors are suitable to be upgraded to be compatible with Alexa and the TaHoma interface, this enables your computers and smartphones to help you control your home. Whether you want your awning to automatically close should the weather change, or if you need it to open at a set time to help shade your home from the midday sun, nothing is too much trouble for Somfy!