alfresco365 is the trading name of Sherlock and Watson Ltd

Patio Awning

Alfresco365 supply and fit the finest European Electric Patio Awnings.

Manufacturer approved installation service.

All awnings carry  manufacturer’s warranty

Markilux  Awnings  and Gibus Canopies


Retractable Awning

Full Remote Control & Automation options available on our awning models.

Vertical & Window Awnings & Blinds by Alfresco365

Vertical Drop Awning

Vertical Drop Awning

Residential and Commercial Awnings in Hampshire and Isle of Wight installed by Alfresco365.

Framed Pergola Awnings for large open spaces

Framed Pergola Awning

Framed Pergola Awning

Goal post style commercial awnings

Goal Post Awning

Markilux Syncra


Patio Awning supplied and installed by Alfresco365 are bespoke  & made to measure. Designed and manufactured by world class European companies: Markilux Awnings from Germany and Gibus Mediteranea Canopies from Italy.  The patio awning manufacturers are top quality and build awnings with a long service life.  Markilux and Gibus  are  winners of  prestigious IF design awards, each manufacturer has a wide range of patio awning providing designs to suit a multitude of  requirements .

We are fully approved as Authorised Dealers and Installers. Our installation team has been fully trained by the manufacturers . All our patio awning and retractable patio canopy benefit from comprehensive limited manufacturers guarantee.  Manual or  electric operation patio awning with optional remote control .

The Markilux range includes: retractable arm patio electric awnings, pergola framed awnings, under/over glass conservatory  awnings, drop arm window awning, drop awnings and screens.

Patio Awning by Markilux fitted by Alfresco365

The Gibus range includes retractable framed tensile canopy ” Mediterranea ” and the Bioclimatic Louvred Pergola Gibus “Twist”.


Each manufacturer offers a wide choice of traditional & high tech awning fabrics, LED & spot lighting, blue tooth connected sound systems, and a range of automation options for ease of use and peace of mind.

Patio Awning – Add outdoor heaters to complete the Alfresco experience

We supply & instal top quality Infra Red heating units by Tansun and Herschel Infrared. These are generally fitted under the awning.  Infrared heaters heat objects rather than air, provide instant heat and maximise the enjoyment of the under awning space especially in the evenings and cooler days. Visit our dedicated Infrared Heater site HeatMySpace here.

Tansun Monaco Infrared heaters under Patio Awnings

Double Monaco Infrared heaters under Patio Awnings

Please note the LINKS below to our manufacturers websites which illustrate & describe in detail the ranges and models available.

Contact our offices by email or phone to discuss your requirements . We are able to provide a free estimate for supply and installation of  patio awnings based on  dimensions provided backed up by a photo of the location of the awning.  Subject to our estimate meeting with approval we will undertake a detailed site survey and issue a full quotation for supply & installation. The site survey is subject to a survey fee to cover our expenses and this cost  will be deducted from our final installation invoice in the event we are instructed to proceed.

Case studies

Conservatory Sail Blinds to London Home


Window Awnings fitted to IOW Home

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