Folding Arm Awnings or retractable roofs are great way to cover your entertaining area from the harsh Australian sun. Folding arm awnings and retractable roof systems are a great shade solution and can keep energy cost down during the warmer months. Folding arm awnings and retractable roof systems can also expand you expand your entertaining area during the cooler months and inclement weather.

Southern shutters can design many types of retractable roof systems to suit your outdoor entreating needs. From the Lumex retractable roof system, The VZ520 – to the fully weather proof Suntech roof system. The Suntech roof system has a full gutter system that can be plumbed into you existing storm water.

Climate architecture takes into consideration seasonality, the direction of the sun (sun path and solar position), natural shade provided by the surrounding topography, environmental factors (such as wind, rainfall and humidity – Studies show that 80% of heat transfer into a dwelling is from your windows and glass. If the eastern or western sun is an issue at you premises, a window awning will make a substantiate difference to the temperature inside your premises. Get in touch with Southern Shutters for a custom quote on fixed, retractable window awnings and shade sails.

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About us

We are a locally owned and operated business providing the highest quality service for shutters and blinds in the Illawarra and surrounding areas. We have a master licence security supplier and installer (L/N 000102199) and all our professional staff take pride in our workmanship.