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Patio awnings, shop blinds, restaurant awnings, terrace awnings, DIY awnings, school awnings, canopies, all manufactured and installed by The UK's most recognised and respected name in the blinds and awnings market. Deans history spans three centuries as the leading UK manufacturer of blinds and awnings. The company was founded by policemanís son, Tom Dean, and was later taken over by his brother John. John Dean started out making canvas bags, which were in great demand as water carriers by the British forces across the Victorian Empire, especially in South Africa during the Boer War. Two of Deans latest awning innovations are The Pergotenda Terrace and Restaurant All Weather Awning shown below. Between the two world wars Deans became well known nationally, not only as a major force in blind making but also the owner was chairman of the local Fulham football club during its inter war heyday. The company is still privately owned and the current owners are just as enthusiastically and directly involved as the family ever were. Today, Deans manufacture and install a wide range of awnings including patio awnings, shop blinds and many other types of blinds and awnings from their factory in Southwest London. Awnings vary from the most sophisticated electronically controlled automated awnings to those same Traditional Victorian awnings produced so long ago. Deans Blinds and Awnings has always been supportive of the Industry and has been closely involved with the British Blinds and Shutters Association since its inception and was a founder member in 1919. Download BBSA code of practice here. Deans believe its employees are key to their continued success and a National Training Award Commendation in 1991 was followed up in 1993 by Deans becoming one of the first UK companies to achieve the prestigious Investors In People standard confirming their commitment to quality and training; This award has been re-confirmed 4 times since 1993.