Summer Garden Essentials

The days are getting longer, the sun is (sometimes) out, and if you’re anything like us, you’re starting to enjoy the garden once again. Next time you lounge on your garden recliner or fire up the barbie, be sure to include these summer garden essentials.  Reusable straws, plates and napkins Planning the perfect picnic? It’s […]

What are the benefits of outside patio awnings this summer?

Long, summer days are made for barbecues and garden parties. And patio awnings can help you make the most of outdoor living space in all weathers – perfect for the great British summer! But shading you from the sun isn’t the only benefit of a patio awning for your garden. Read on to find out […]

How To Choose An Awning Fabric?

As we approach sunnier times, the luxury of relaxing outdoors draws nearer. Sitting on the patio with a drink in hand or a good book is a simple pleasure, and what better way to complement your patio than a beautiful awning? In this article, the team at Allegro Blinds are going to compare the various […]

Awning & Canopy Glossary – The Different Styles Explained

This month, we’re here to share with you all of the different types of awnings and canopies available. Our experts will explain the differences between the styles, their functionality and where they’re best implemented. Dutch Canopy – originated in the Netherlands, which is how it got the name -the Dutch Canopy became popular amongst shop […]

Motorised Awnings: The Benefits and Latest Tech

If we told you that there’s a device that not only cools you down in the summer months, but also shelters you in the rain, extends your parties and keeps your energy bills low – would you want to invest? Awnings are an ideal and affordable addition to all homes. With a quick and easy […]

6 Tips for Cleaning Canvas Awnings and Canopies

This month, Allegro Blinds will be taking a look at how home and business owners can keep their awnings and canopies clean. Appropriately caring for your precious awnings and canopies is absolutely essential, especially when they’re built to welcome guests approaching your homes and shop fronts. As you can imagine with bouts of burning sun […]