About Us

As one of the UK’s premier Markilux distributors and fitters, we are able to offer the best products that ensure year round enjoyment of your external spaces. Based in Kent, our Hempstead showroom features one of the largest in-store range of products that can be fully viewed and demonstrated.

Since 2000, MD has led the home décor industry with high-quality innovation and brilliant design, helping consumers turn houses into homes. From premier Markilux Awnings to create ambient outdoor rooms, to the installation of bespoke blinds, MD provides a no-nonsense, stress-free sales and installation service. 

With many varied, commercial and domestic clients, you can rest easy knowing expert fitters and designers will provide you with the best experience possible, tailored to suit your needs.


From the installation of bespoke blinds and awnings, to digital strategy and communications, MD's team is extremely diverse. With a range of people working full time and part time, it's no wonder MD always manages to find the ideal solutions for your home.

Managing Director

With a passion for creating the right shading solutions to meet peoples’ needs, Charles founded MD in 2000, as director he often plays a key role in sales, meeting commercial and domestic clients alike.

Sales Designer

With a lot of experience under her belt, Abby is great with home décor and design. You’ll often find Abby between appointments or in the showroom, offering her knowledge of design styles to all clients.

Digital Strategist

With a passion for digital strategy and helping potential clients, Francesca is often found in the showroom, working across social and web platforms to create better engagement between clients and MD.

Blinds Fitter

With a friendly attitude and years of experience as a qualified fitter, Mark has extensive knowledge of the surveying and installation of blinds.

Shutters Fitter

Hardworking, Glenn is knowledgeable in his trade. You’ll most likely find Glenn installing bespoke shutters or liaising with the showroom office.

Awnings Fitter

Jez is one of our longest serving fitters. Possessing experience with all things Markilux, Jez is an expert in the installation of our premium Markilux products.

Awnings Fitter

Always found assisting Jez, polite and enthusiastic Johnny makes up one half of the dream team for awning fittings and servicing.

Sales Assistant

With a good eye for detail and design, Rita makes a great sales and admin assistant for our huge range of blinds and shutters.