Motorize Your Patio Awning


The art of outdoor living

As soon as the weather takes a turn for the better, the patio calls out to us!
Combining furniture, plants, lighting and accessories creates the perfect environment for lunch,
evenings or relaxation with family and friends.
A motorized screen is a central element to provide sun protection
and a comfortable area to enjoy.

The art of outdoor living Good to know
Good to know

Patio screens can integrate lighting and heating.

What type of patio blind should you choose?

Box blind
Box blind

Offers complete protection for the blind's canvas and arms.

Semi-box blind
Semi-box blind

The canvas is protected from bad weather by a chest.

Tub blind
Tub blind

The arms and canvas remain in the open air once the blind is raised.

Blind with winding border
Blind with winding border

Provides protection against the sun and any people or buildings opposite.


Motorising your patio blind

Life is on the move!

Are you thinking about installing a patio blind? Consider a motorized blind right now! Does your home already have a handle-operated blind? You don't need to change it. With Somfy, most blinds can be motorized after installation.

Why should you motorise your blind?

No more ugly, hard-to-operate handles, especially in 35°! Electric blinds can be operated easily with a   remote control, tablet or smartphone. They lower to the height you want in a few seconds to provide ideal shade and sun on your patio.

The + for Somfy electric motors

Perfectly taut canvas with no rippling effect
Automatic setting maintenance.

Your blind lasts longer
Gentle opening and closing.

Ready for home automation and connected house

Somfy tips

For more peace of mind when you're away
For more peace of mind when you're away

The wind sensor automatically retracts your tub blind or box blind when the wind picks up to protect your system.

For more comfort
For more comfort
  • Consider a sun sensor. This lowers the blind automatically to keep your living room cool.
  • Add lighting devices to your electric blind to enjoy longer evenings on your patio.
Why Somfy?

Innovation, service, warranty…

Much more than a patio screen!

Choose my solution

Somfy recommends professional installation because...

Motorized home equipment are custom solutions...

...that must be installed by a professional.

A Somfy-certified expert will assist you with your selection and take care of the entire installation.

Peace of mind and quality are guaranteed!

To go further with Somfy

Connect your patio blind...

The TaHoma box lets you manage your blind and also shutters, gates, garages, alarms, heating and so on from a computer, tablet or smartphone, at home or remotely. Turn your patio blind into a connected device!

Switch your awning to connected mode...

To create atmospheres, save them, replay them in just one click and check equipment status remotely.

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