Markliux awning extended over sunny patio in early evening

The Advanced Guide To EVERY Markilux Awning Model Available Now

Are you thinking of investing in an awning for your home this year?

That’s fantastic news, and trust us you won’t regret it!

But with so much choice available, where should you start?

Luckily, we have compiled a summary of every Markilux awning model on the market today. This includes key details and breakdowns of each model to help you best decide which awning is right for your home.

So lets discover more information below.

MX-1 Awning (‘The Ultimate One’)

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

MX-1 awning – The Ultimate Awning.

Now the MX-1 awning has an award winning design that makes an immediate impact on any property. It does this by its sheer size, which is considerably larger than every other Markilux awning model. It is as impressive as it gets and will definitely create an unparalleled presence. But due to its size and robust fixture, the MX-1 is best suited for large patio areas.

However if you really like the look of the MX-1, there is also a compact version of the MX-1 awning for smaller properties. This has a cassette depth of 38cm and will  be a more practical option for most gardens.

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 is one of the best modern awnings on the market right now. Its contemporary look, which uses a combination of shapely curves and straight lines, is an enviable outdoor feature to say the least. Its super innovative model that can be installed to balconies or patios. It also 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 specialist top fixture which makes it perfect for balconies and eaves. Due to this unique fixture design, the 930 awning moves differently from other models. So when it is retracted it pivots to a horizontal position disappearing below the underside of the balcony area. Reducing its presence 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 universally praised as the ‘practical model’ that easily slots into any urban lifestyle. It achieved this by promoting simple operation with a straightforward design that really does go with any outdoor look.

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 differentiates itself from other models by its compact nature. As a result, it can provide the technological sophistication of bigger models to smaller patios and balconies. To achieve the compact look, the 990 has a U-shaped front profile that lets it discreetly hide 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.

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 an understated and reliable awning that provides excellent practical sun protection. Don’t let its simple look fool you, the 1300 model uses sturdy folding arms with twin steel-link chains to ensure the awning cover stays taut at all times. A truly quick and easy fixture 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 brags of an award winning semi-cassette awning to suit any property. Its harmonious semi-circular design has an incredibly unobtrusive presence when not in use. This is 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 is the most timeless awning design, that perfectly marries both elegant and practical elements. Its two crossover arms mean it can extend considerably further than most other options. Making it the ideal 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. So no set of windows is too large!

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 another great awning model for narrow patios, balconies and in recesses thanks to the two crossover arms.

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. Ideal for the discreet outdoor look. It can also be coupled up with 3 single awnings to better 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. A superb option for any family home.

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 is super malleable as it can be individually modified both for colour and specification. Boasting an enormous variety of combinations, this Markilux awning 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 any Markilux awning model.

Thanks for reading!