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About us

Zapp Outdoor – design, manufacture and install a range of premium quality Awnings, Retractable Roofs and Canopies that will improve your home, commercial or educational outdoor space – whatever the weather!

For over 30 years Zapp have been successfully and reliably installing the latest, most architecturally advanced Awnings, Retractable Roofs and Canopies onto many local authorities, hotels, restaurants, café’s, breweries and private homes across the country.

Alfresco dining is very popular in summer but due to the unruly nature of the British weather it is not always possible, this is where Zapp can help. We provide excellent outdoor shade and shelter solutions to the commercial, domestic and educational markets. Our expert team will take care of the whole process from, planning, design, manufacture and install, we have become renowned for our outstanding levels of service and excellent reputation.

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Awnings, Retractable Roofs and Canopies bring a touch of individuality, practicality and luxurious comfort to your outdoor living spaces and offer an innovative design with bespoke features to suit your individual needs and tastes. We offer onsite surveying, full installation and a repair and maintenance package following installation, in addition we offer a range of flexible and tailored finance options to suit your requirements.

Our stunning array of Awnings, Retractable Roofs and Canopies available to clients across the UK. Our systems are premium quality and have striking aesthetics to allow us to bring the very best of outdoor comfort and luxury to your home or business premises.

At Zapp Outdoor we work closely with a range of leading manufacturers, who consistently reflect the changing style of contemporary design and combine it with the latest technology to create excellent Retractable Roofs or Canopies that will suit any lifestyle and architectural setting.

All of the products we offer are well recognised for their top class quality fittings and their aesthetic appeal – we are able to design, plan, install and maintain your system allowing you to sit back and relax, whilst we take care of everything for you.


From Conception To Completion

Design & Survey

We can work directly with you or alongside your appointed designers and architects. We will complete site surveys and our specialist in-house design team will create 3D / 2D layouts to help realise your vision.

Our UK Factory

Since our conception, we have manufactured our own furniture and play equipment from our own factory in Reading. Over the years we have developed and expanded our capabilities, and today we still manufacture a sizable proportion of our goods ourselves. We can machine and fabricate softwoods, hardwoods, plastics, composites, metals and alloys.

Bespoke Build & Branding

Our UK factory with CNC routers and skilled manufacturing team allows AEL to create truly unique products tailored to your specifcation combining colours, sizes and materials with sustainability, durability and quality.

Project Management, Delivery & Installation

Your account manager will liaise with you to ensure a smooth installation process. We will deliver and our install so you are ready for immediate trading. Our delivery and installation teams carry out all jobs with care and attention to detail, making sure the project meets our high quality standards.

Guarantee, Aftercare & Maintenance

Following installation, you can rely on our ongoing support and advice. All products carry a 2-year guarantee against manufacturing faults and timber products a 10-year guarantee against wood rot. We can also carry out repairs and membrane recovering for all leading brands of umbrellas and awnings. Playground safety and maintenance inspections are performed by our qualified playground equipment team; carrying out improvements or maintenance at your request.

Procurement & Warehousing

An unrivalled selection of furniture and outdoor products are held in our Reading and Sheffield warehouses, ready for delivery on projects of any scale. Our extensive, high quality product range is flexible and unrestricted. We will procure pieces to fit your desired design or use our bespoke production facilities.

Whatever your needs, we take care of it all

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Suppliers of all the leading brands


We’d love to hear from you

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Find us at: Unit G Reading Approach,
15 Cradock Road, Reading,
Berkshire, RG2 0EE

Call us on: 01249 465455
For all enquiries or for more on
our products and services

Email us: sales@zappoutdoor.co.uk Send us your enquiry and we will respond within 24 hours

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