Open your mind to life outdoors.

Whenever you would like to enjoy life outdoors, the open design of the markilux 1700 will create comfortable shading on your patio or balcony. Its organic design is elegant and timeless, and thanks to the stable support tube, it opens up the possibility to connect up to three awnings tegether, allowing the possibility to shade large areas without any problems.


Bionic tendon for a friction-free and virtually noiseless folding of the arms and prolonged awning´s technical life.


Available are all designs of the current markliux collection presenting sunvas snc | sunsilk snc | visutex.


Intelligent accessories provide perfect convenience: markilux infra-red heater. Sunlight sensors. Vibrabox. Light and wind sensor. Cover board.


Stainless steel winding handle. Optional: hardwired electric motor or radio-controlled motor and markliux remote control.


markilux 1700

Maximum width: 700 cm

Maximum projection: 400 cm

markilux 1700 stretch

Maximum width: 400 cm

Maximum projection: 400 cm

Other / larger sizes may be available. Please contact your nearest specialist dealer for advice.

Options | Equipment variants

Awards for the markilux 1700

Auszeichnungen für die markilux 1700: <bold>2012: reddot Design Award - Winner.</bold> Der Red Dot Award: Product Design, der in seinen Ursprüngen seit 1955 besteht, ermittelt die besten Produkte eines jeden Jahres. In 48 Kategorien können Hersteller und Designer aus aller Welt ihre Entwürfe zum Wettbewerb anmelden. Getreu dem Motto „In search of good design and innovation“ evaluiert die Red Dot Jury sämtliche Einreichungen und vergibt den Red Dot lediglich an Produkte, die durch gute Gestaltungsqualität überzeugen.

2012: Red Dot Design Award - Winner. The Red Dot Award for Product Design, which dates back to 1955, identifies the best products of each year. In 48 categories, manufacturers and designers from all over the world can submit their designs to the competition. True to the motto "In search of good design and innovation", the Red Dot jury evaluates all submissions and awards the Red Dot only to products that are compelling because of their good design quality.

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What can an awning do for me?

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Adjusting light – precisely to personal needs. Creating atmosphere. Inside or outside: markilux is the perfect individual assistant.

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Being protected from sun too intense to enjoy. Regulating the climate – and saving energy. Setting shade where it is needed – with markliux.

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Redefining the summer residence. Extending the house – adding sunny rooms and making space for shade, preferrably outside. Inventing islands for recreation and relaxation: perfect with markilux.