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Protection against the sun

Our awning fabrics stand out with their quality

Expertise and curiosity

For decades, the Schmitz Werke labels have been the hallmark of the best awning cloth. And there are many challenges when it comes to textiles for awnings. They must, of course, serve well as sun protection, but without foregoing quality or colour. The fabrics are, of course, flame-retardant too, and the quality guarantees that the awning lasts well, even when used frequently. swela fabrics for sun protection are well thought-through and are efficient, high-end products. Made for a long, safe and beautiful awning life.


Awning fabrics should be particularly robust and easy to care for so that they can be enjoyed for as long as possible. The fabrics used for awnings guarantee optimal shade and sun protection.

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Window shading

For window shading, the fabric must have two important properties: it must be flexible and able to withstand a lot. But, at the same time, no compromises should be made in terms of taking care of the fabric and UV resistance.

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Sun sails

Similar to parasols, their main purpose is to protect from UV rays and provide shade. In addition, sun sails are exposed more due to the way in which they are fixed.


The quality of a parasol is shown mostly by the shield itself. The colour must not fade, effective shading has to be guaranteed and the fabric must not be affected by opening and closing frequently.


The textiles used in a pergola are permanently exposed to the wind and weather. Good quality and, above all, resilience are factors which characterize these substances. resistance.


Sun protection is also necessary in conservatories. And while there is no wind and rain, the solar radiation is intensified when it passes through the glass and temperatures increase at the same time. Even with these extreme influences, swela awning fabrics keep their colour and shape, without foregoing actual sun protection.

Great colour diversity

swela awning fabrics are not just impressive because of the high quality of the materials used. We also offer our customers a huge selection of colours and designs.

Hochlichtecht und hoher UV-Schutz

Highly fade-resistant and high UV protection

Faded textiles immediately have an old and neglected look about them. Our awning fabrics are designed and produced in such a way that the colour is maintained for a very long time. Moreover, the textiles have the highest UV protection: UPF 50+.

Premium fabric quality

Premium fabric quality

The formation of creases, which can occur around the seam after being in use for some time due to the weather and being rolled up (also called the Christmas tree effect), does not happen to swela awning fabrics thanks to premium fabric quality.

Hard-wearing against dirt

Hard-wearing against dirt

For awnings, there is always the danger of dirt and stains accumulating on the surface. Our fabrics have a dirt-resistant surface so that nothing accumulates and cleaning is easy.