Read our Markilux awning model guide and decide which awning is the best suited for your home!  

With so many awning models to choose from it can be difficult to know where to begin. Our detailed Markilux awning guide is here to help you select the perfect model for your property.

Discover more below!

 

Markilux Awning Model

We have compiled a summary of every Markilux awning model featured in our awning sale. This includes key details such as cassette shapes, projection details, and which property is best suited for each awning type. 

MX-1 Awning (‘The Ultimate One’)

MX-1 awning cassette partially extended over large exterior decking area.

MX-1 awning – The Ultimate Awning.

The MX-1 awning has an award winning design that makes an immediate impact on any property. The MX-1 is considerably larger than other Markilux awnings which gives it an unparalleled presence and magnitude. Due its size and robust fixture, the MX-1 is best suited for large patio areas.

There is also a compact version of the MX-1 awning for smaller properties with a cassette depth of 38cm.

MX-1 Technical Details

  • Awning extension – 700 cm (width) x 347 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size – 27.50 cm (height) x 62 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Large patios with a modern minimalist look.

MX-3 Awning (‘The Curved One’)

MX-3 awning cassette with yellow awning fabric extended over patio at night.

MX-3 awning – The Curved Awning.

The MX-3 combines shapely curves with straight lines to present a stylish contemporary look for any outdoor area. The innovative MX-3 awning can be installed to balconies or patios and has 2 extension options (see technical details below). 

MX-3 Technical Details

  • Awning extension – 600 cm (width) x 300 cm (projection) and 500 cm (width) x 350 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size – 12 cm (height) x 23 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Balconies or patio with contemporary architecture.

930 Awning (‘The Mobile One’)

The 930 awning fully retracted under balcony eave.

930 awning – The Mobile Awning.

The 930 has a unique top fixture that makes it perfect for balconies and eaves. Due to this specialist fixture design, the 930 awning moves differently from other models. When it is retracted it pivots to a horizontal position disappearing below the underside of the balcony area. This reduces its presence on the balcony when not in use and minimises any exposure to the elements.

930 Technical Details

  • Awning extension – 500 cm (width) x 300 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size – 12.20 cm (height) x 29.80 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Balconies or eaves.

970 Awning (‘The Linear One’)

970 awning cassette semi-opened to reveal yellow awning fabric.

970 awning – The Linear Awning.

The 970 is a practical model that easily slots into any urban lifestyle. The 970 model combines simple operation with a straightforward design to suit any patio or balcony area.

970 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 600 cm (width) x 300 cm (projection) or 500 cm (width) x 350 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size – 14 cm (height) x 26.60 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Any patio or balcony.

990 Awning (‘The Slim One’)

990 awning cassette retracted on exterior wall.

990 awning – The Slim Awning.

The 990 is a slim compact model that provides technological sophistication to smaller patios and balconies. The 990 awning has a U-shaped front profile that discreetly hides the folding arms and awning cover when not in use. It also has an impressive angle of pitch with up to 70 degrees when it is top fixed.

It is also our most popular model and you can find a display of the 990 awning model in our showroom.

990 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 500 cm (width) x 300 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size – 12.50 cm (height) x 24.10 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Smaller patios or balconies.

1300 Awning (‘The Practical Slim One’)

1300 awning fully retracted into cassette under eave.

1300 awning – The Practical Slim Awning.

The 1300 is a simple reliable awning that provides excellent practical sun protection. The 1300 model uses sturdy folding arms with twin steel-link chains to ensure the awning cover stays taut at all times. Quick and easy fixture, the 1300 is a must have for any smaller patio or balcony.

1300 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 700 cm (width) x 400 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size –  38.10 cm (height) x 24.60 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Smaller patios or balconies.

1600 Awning (‘The Elegant One’)

1600 awning semi extended over large French doors in early evening sun.

1600 awning – The Elegant Awning.

The 1600 is an award winning semi-cassette awning, that brags of a harmonious semi-circular design. The 1600 has an unobtrusive presence when not in use as its top cover profile closes completely flush when the awning is retracted.

1600 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 710 cm (width) x 400 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size –  22.30 cm (height) x 25.40 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Any patio or balcony.

1700 Awning (‘The Open One’)

1700 awning side profile semi extended over outdoor dining area.

1700 awning – The Open Awning.

The 1700 has an open timeless design that is both elegant and practical. Its two crossover arms mean it can extend considerably further making it the perfect option for narrow patios, balconies and in recesses. The 1700’s support tube also have the unique possibility of connecting up to three awnings to provide shade over large areas.

1700 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 700 cm (width) x 350 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size –  21.60 cm (height) x 27.40 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Any patio or balcony, and narrow patios, balconies and recesses.

1710 Awning (‘The Classic One’)

1710 awning extending over metallic French doors in suburban home.

1710 awning – The Classic Awning.

The 1710 is a slim compact counterpart to the 1700 model, offering a contemporary take on the classic awning shape. The 1700 utilises a torque bar, merged organically with the round cassette to form a truly elegant design feature. It is also a great awning model for narrow patios, balconies and in recesses thanks to the two crossover arms which mean it can extend considerably further than most other awnings.

1710 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 700 cm (width) x 350 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size –  23.60 cm (height) x 21.70 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Any patio or balcony, and narrow patios, balconies and recesses.

3300 Awning (‘The Practical One’)

 3300 awning extending from with the stone of the building's architecture

3300 awning -The Practical Awning.

The 3300 awning is designed to visually merge into the architecture. Depending on the building, the 3300 can disappear completely into the wall or fit precisely into a recess. The 3300 can also be coupled up with 3 single awnings to shade large patio areas.

3300 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 700 cm (width) x 400 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size –  20.05 cm (height) x 24.60 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Any patio or balcony, particularly any building with a visible recess.

5010 Awning (‘The Family-Friendly One’)

Markilux 5010 awning cassette fully opened.

5010 awning – The Family Friendly Awning.

The 5010 awning has an oval shaped cassette and has an overall slender design. The 5010 model is extremely robust in its construction and ideal for shading large areas. This awning can also be connected with up to 3 other 5010 models for maximum shade options.

5010 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 710 cm (width) x 400 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size –  25.10 cm (height) x 25 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Large patio.

6000 Awning (‘The Indivdual One’)

6000 awning extending from chrome cassette over white French doors

6000 awning – The Individual Awning.

The 6000 awning can be individually modified both for colour and specification. Boasting an enormous variety of combinations, the 6000 model is a truly personal investment for any home.

6000 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 700 cm (width) x 400 cm (projection).
  • Compact cassette size –  29.20 cm (height) x 28.80 cm (depth).

Best suited for: Any patio or balcony.

790 Awning (‘The Upright One’)

790 side awning fully opened providing lateral UV protection.

790 awning – The Upright Awning

The 790 side awning provides lateral protection against any low-lying sun and light wind while also establishing superb privacy.  The 790’s robust vertical aluminium cassette is mounted on to the side of the building and fully retracts when not in use. It works well in tandem with other awnings, offering the perfect compliment to complete your outdoor experience.

790 Technical Details

  • Awning max extension – 90-250 cm (height) x 500 cm (projection)

Best suited for: Any patio or balcony and in combination with a main awning.

Free Advice and Measuring Service

After reading through our guide above, you may have a better idea of which awning would best suit your needs. If so, you can contact us directly to arrange a free measure or to learn more about any of the featured awnings.

You can also visit our showroom in Bath to speak to our awning experts, test our powered 970 awning display and browse through fabric samples for all Markilux awning models.

Thanks for reading!