For the ultimate in style, comfort, and privacy in your garden, an awning over your patio, terrace, or seating area could be the perfect answer. Make the most of your outdoor space all year round and enjoy the alfresco lifestyle fully sheltered from the British weather – rain or shine.
At AQ Blinds, we have more than 30 years of experience manufacturing, supplying, and installing a wide range of premium garden shade solutions in Guildford, Sussex, Surrey and the surrounding area, ensuring that your awning is fitted properly for a professional finish. Visit our South London showroom for a choice of manual awnings, electric awnings, and fully automated systems in a huge selection of fabric designs and colours to suit the décor of your home. We provide a 5-year guarantee on all our awnings for your complete peace of mind.
Every Markilux Awnings has:
100’s of fabric options
Sun & rain protection
Motorised remote control options
Home automation compatible
Trusted Awning Installers in Guildford
When it comes to garden awnings and sun blinds for your home, AQ Blinds is a one-stop shop for all your needs. We not only supply and deliver a wide selection of premium awnings, our in-house team has extensive experience installing beautiful awnings in Guildford homes. This is a specialist job that our team is very skilled at. All you have to do is to sit back and enjoy our expertly fitted awnings with a professional finish.
We can provide additional extras such as lighting and heating, enabling you to spend more time in your garden and enjoy the alfresco lifestyle for longer days and evenings. Below are some of our recent installation projects for you to view.
Frequently asked Questions
What types of awnings do you supply and install?
We offer a wide selection of German-engineered waterproof garden and patio awnings that are perfect for outdoor use. Our retractable awnings can be operated manually or electronically using a remote or switch. There are automatic models that have weather sensors for opening and closing, and our products are fully home automation compatible.
Is there a choice of awning fabrics and finishes?
Yes, there are literally hundreds of colours, designs, and patterns to choose from. From solid colour to bold graphics, smooth to textured fabrics, and flame retardant and UV resistant fabrics, you can tailor your awnings to your exact requirements. If necessary, we can provide bespoke colours to fit in with your interior scheme and there are additional options available for frame colours.
Which accessories are available for awnings?
In addition to a vast choice of fabrics and finishes, we offer additional options for further customisation. How about remote-controlled electric awnings that can be connected to your home automation system? Solar-powered awnings with lights and heating for the ultimate in outdoor enjoyment? Our friendly, knowledgeable team would be pleased to talk you through all the options.
Where should I locate an awning in my garden?
At AQ Blinds, we can install your awning in a variety of outdoor locations such as patios and terraces, and freestanding awnings for seating areas anywhere in the garden, providing you with maximum usable space to relax or entertain, come rain or shine. In addition, we supply vertical and skylight awnings for sunshades and weather protection.
How do I measure up for new awnings?
Your new awnings are made to fit the space exactly, and it all starts with getting the right size awning. So how do you measure up? The good news is that you don’t have to! Contact AQ Blinds and we’ll provide a free on-site measuring up service to ensure that you get the correct awning size for your need and an accurate quote from us.
Can you quote for awnings over the phone?
Yes, indeed we can. At AQ Blinds, we are now able to offer video call appointments for initial consultations, for the ultimate in customer convenience. All you have to do is get in touch with our team to request an appointment, or fill out the form on the contact page and we’ll get back to you to arrange everything.
Do you provide an awning installation service?
Indeed we do. We have 30+ years of experience in supplying premium garden awnings and a highly skilled in-house installation team who are experts at carrying out full professional awning installation services in Guildford, Surrey, Sussex, and beyond. Contact AQ Blinds with your awning installation questions to find out more.
Which geographical areas do you cover?
AQ Blinds has more than 30 years of experience in the supply and installation of awnings in Guildford, Surrey, Sussex, and across the South East. For major garden installation projects, we are able to travel further afield. Please feel free to contact our team to discuss your requirements.
Your Local Awning Suppliers
AQ Blinds are a long-established family business in Surrey with an enviable reputation for supplying and installing a vast choice of sun shade products and awnings for domestic and commercial clients in the South East.
We stock a large range of established brands including Markilux, Somfy, and Yewdale, and are experienced awning installers in Guildford and the surrounding area.
We believe it is vital to invest in our own manufacturing equipment, empowering us to take advantage of the latest technology and lead from the front when it comes to electric awnings and smart home automation.
For more information about our awnings in Guildford, to arrange for a free home survey and obtain a quote, speak with a friendly member of the AQ Blinds team today.
Why Choose Us?
- 30+ Years Experience
- Manufactured in the UK
- In House Installation Teams
- Huge Choice of Brands
- Competitive Prices
- CHAS Accreditation