Smart home ready
With our seamless system, you can easily manage your blinds using a remote control, a mobile app, or even through vocal commands.
Block pesky insects
Use our system to easily control your outdoor blinds that serve the dual purpose of providing shade and keeping insects at bay.
Block out wind
Our outdoor blinds are specially designed to stand up against strong winds, providing durability and stability in all weather conditions.
Made in Australia
Our outdoor blinds are proudly manufactured right here in Australia, showcasing exceptional local quality and craftsmanship.
Smart home ready
Block pesky insects
Block out wind
Made in Australia
Why Choose an Automatic Lock Arm Awning?
- Tailored shade and light control for ultimate sun protection
- Robust UV protection, safeguarding interiors from sun damage
- Reduce cooling expenses with enhanced energy efficiency
- Maintain privacy while adding a touch of elegance
- Crafted specifically for Australian conditions: designed and made locally
- Available in the radiant Acrylic Canvas or the efficient Shade Mesh fabric
- Durable Colorbond hood options in an extensive colour palette
- A fusion of iconic design with the resilience needed for the Australian climate
Automatic Lock Arm Awnings, one of our premier Window Awning styles, present a seamless blend of traditional aesthetics and contemporary benefits. These awnings serve as an essential barrier against the intense sun, significantly reducing glare and the risk of interior sun damage. Their primary function is not just shading but also enhancing energy efficiency, reflecting heat, and ensuring a comfortable interior ambiance.
Specialized for Australian homes, our awnings come with adjustable aluminium arms in varied lengths, ensuring a custom fit for different windows. Both the Acrylic Canvas and Shade Mesh fabrics are chosen for their ability to block and reflect up to 95% of solar energy before it reaches the window, resulting in cooler interiors and energy savings.
Additionally, every aspect of these awnings, from the high-quality fabrics to the durable Colorbond hoods, undergoes stringent quality control and testing, ensuring longevity and consistent performance.
Managing your Automatic Lock Arm Awnings is a breeze. Choose between manual adjustments or seamlessly integrate them into advanced home automation setups.
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The spring is easily operated and locks into place when pulled down to secure your auto arm awning in the down position. Designed with minimal moving parts and a small pull stick to ensure the stylish design of your outdoor entertainment area.
Motor & Remote
The Motorized System offers a convenient and modern alternative to traditional locking mechanisms. Engineered to be compatible with all drop arm awnings, this system allows seamless transition, giving homeowners the freedom to upgrade with no alterations to the existing structure.
The Crank Operated System provides a manually controlled yet efficient solution to suit all drop arm awning models. Easily swapped in for the existing bottom rail, this system ensures compatibility and flexibility without the need for major adjustments to your outdoor structure.
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frequently asked questions
Automatic Lock Arm Awnings are a type of window shading system that uses a unique locking mechanism. They are designed for windows that open outwards and provide effective shading and UV protection.
These awnings are versatile, tailored to individual customer needs, and come in a range of Acrylic Canvas or Shade Mesh fabric. They also offer an array of Colorbond hood options, ensuring a cohesive look for your exterior.
You can choose between the vibrant Acrylic Canvas or the practical Shade Mesh fabric, both known for their resilience against the Australian elements.
They can be manually adjusted or integrated into advanced home automation setups. Group controlling is also available for synchronized operation across multiple awnings.
It is recommended to seek the advice of a professional to determine the suitability and proper installation of the blinds for your specific outdoor area.
Absolutely! They are designed and made locally, ensuring they are tailored for Australian conditions. The fabrics used are also chosen for their ability to block and reflect solar energy, ensuring cooler interiors and energy savings.
These awnings are built for durability and are easy to maintain. Regular dusting and occasional gentle washing with mild soap and water will keep them looking fresh and functional.
To clean and maintain your outdoor blinds:
- Dust regularly: Use a soft, damp cloth or vacuum attachment to remove dust and debris.
- Spot clean: For spills and stains, clean immediately using a mild soap solution and a soft cloth.
- Wash periodically: Depending on the material and frequency of use, outdoor blinds may need to be washed every few months.
- Protect from the elements: When not in use, protect outdoor blinds from extreme weather conditions like heavy rain and strong winds.
- Store properly: When not in use, roll up and store outdoor blinds in a dry, protected area.
- Check for damage: Regularly inspect your outdoor blinds for any signs of damage and repair as needed.
- Follow manufacturer’s instructions: Always follow the manufacturer’s specific cleaning and maintenance instructions for your outdoor blinds.
While Automatic Lock Arm Awnings are versatile and suitable for most window types, they are specifically designed for windows that open outwards. If unsure about compatibility, it’s recommended to consult with our installation experts.
Our awnings are designed to provide shade and are durable in most weather conditions. However, during very strong winds or storms, it’s advisable to retract the awning to prevent any potential damage. Always consult the product manual for specific wind resistance ratings.
Our Automatic Lock Arm Awnings are excellent for enhancing energy efficiency. By providing shade and reducing direct sunlight, they help maintain cooler indoor temperatures during hot days, reducing the need for air conditioning. Conversely, by retracting the awning during colder months, you can benefit from the sun’s warmth, reducing heating costs. This dual functionality helps in achieving significant energy savings year-round.