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markilux MX-1 Compact


  • bursting with innovative features
  • bionic tendon arms a standard
  • available shadeplus drop valance
  • optional LED spot lighting
  • optional LED lighting in canopy
  • infra-red heaters available
  • motorised operation as standard
  • maximum width: 7m
  • maximum projection: 4.37m
  • multi award winning design
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markilux MX-1 Compact patio awning

A new dimension in design and technology

The petite markilux MX-1 with all the technological innovations and with the variety of features typical of markilux. It also offers you spectacular ambient lighting, brilliant LED options in the cassette and front profile as well as every option to influence the colour design. The markilux MX-1 compact makes your favourite spot in the garden particularly enticing. It enhances the appearance of a building with its modern, minimalist architectural design, literally providing it with beautiful protection.

markilux mx-1 awning side profile
markilux mx-1 compact LED spotlights in the front canopy

LED spotlights in the front canopy

Let the evening come ... And with it the time of captivating lighting effects, optionally directed downwards and/or upwards. Available only in the markilux MX-1.

markilux mx-1 compact LED spotlights in the front profile

LED spotlights in the front profile

A brilliant lighting effect converts the room under the awning into an oasis of well-being in the evening.

markilux mx-1 compact LED-Line in the front profile

LED-Line in the front profile

Gives uniform lighting and a pleasant ambience after sunset.

markilux mx-1 compact LED Ambient lighting

LED Ambient lighting

An impressive eye-catcher in the evening hours. The lit-up front profile is available in five contrasting colours and can be dimmed.

markilux mx-1 Shadeplus

markilux Shadeplus

At just the touch of a button, the optional protection from glare and prying eyes creates an enviable, private room outdoors. As standard, the Shadeplus is equipped with a radio-controlled motor and comes supplied with a markilux remote control.

Optional Extras

markilux motorisation and  remote controls

Motor operation and remote controls

markilux remote controls allow you to operate your awning comfortably at the touch of a button.

smart operation for your markilux awning

Smart operation for your markilux awning

control your awning from anywhere with the app, or use voice control with Alexa or google home

Bionic Tendon

Bionic Tendon

markilux has developed the bionic tendon from high-tech fibres, friction-free and virtually noiseless folding motion of the arms.

light and wind sensor

light and wind sensor

automation and protection

The sun and wind sensor detect changes in weather and ensures the right reaction of your markilux.

Sunis RTS sun sensor

sun sensor

Solar-powered control

The sensor Sunis RTS will protect you from the sun and is flexible enough to be fitted to any façade.

Vibrabox Sensor for dynamic wind loads


Sensor for dynamic wind loads

Oscillation and inertia sensor for the wireless transmission of wind signals.

Shadeplus / drop valance

Shadeplus / drop valance

The awning within the awning.

Simply block out blinding sunrays or inquisitive glances with the drop down Shadeplus option.

infra-red heater

infra-red heater

Cosy warmth when it starts to get cool

Feel the pleasant warmth immediately and savour the evening for longer.

Spotlights or a complete light bar


Spotlights or a complete light bar

The lighting conjures up an ideal atmosphere for those balmy summer evenings

How does it work?

Step 1 - Book a survey

We offer free, no-obligation surveys in your home. Simply call 01273 722250, email or fill in the contact form.

Step 2 - The Survey

We will measure for your awning and provide expert advice and solutions for your shading requirements. We bring the full Markilux colour range so you can select colours in your home.

Step 3 - Installation

Our experts will fit your awning at a time suitable for you.


Come visit us in our Hove showroom to see the full markilux fabric range. We have three sample awnings on the wall and markilux brochures for you to take away. Come and discuss markilux's extensive range of awnings, conservatory awnings and external vertical roller blinds.


We offer a free survey and fitting service across most of East and West Sussex, Brighton, Hove, Worthing and surrounding areas. We will bring our sample books to you so that you can see the samples in your own home.


248 Portland Road

Hove, BN3 5QT

01273 722250