Somfy Blinds

Uncover the maximum potential of your motorised outdoor blinds, retractable awnings, all weather retractable roofs and louvre pergolas through our large range of remote controls, automatic sensors, smartphone applications and hard-wired designed by Soltex team we build automated systems  using Somfy products.

Operation via remote control or home automation provides peace of mind and comfort allowing complete control of your retractable awnings and outdoor blinds with little to no effort of having to physically pull, push or crank the system yourself. Our range of smart sensors avert potential damage to your outdoor awnings and alfresco blinds by automatically retracting them in the wind and rain.


Integrated Intelligence

An outdoor blind or retractable awning with Radio Technology Somfy (RTS) adds a touch of genius to your home. An intelligent system by Soltex saves time, effort and money.



A motorised Soltex system enhances and allows you to fully enjoy your outdoor and indoor living spaces. Our range of motorised systems provide complete protection from the sun, heat and rain. Somfy motorisation allows each device to work individually or together based on user preferences.


Reduce energy consumption

Automated control of patio awnings, alfresco blinds and retractable pergolas helps reduce energy consumption and in return saves you money! Motorising your Soltex products will help you control heating, cooling and even your lighting with a touch of a button!



Savour time with loved ones without interruptions and the need of having to manually open and close your outdoor blinds, patio awnings or retractable roof. Set the perfect balance between visual and thermal conform with a timer schedule or with a press of a button.


Going on holiday? Configure your Soltex products to open and close automatically to give the illusion someone is home and leave with full peace of mind.


Longer Lifespan

Manual operation can damage alfresco blinds and retractable awnings due to excessive force or improper use. Somfy’s smooth and controlled operation of alfresco blinds and retractable pergolas and awnings ensures both maximum functionality and a longer lifespan of the product.



Loose cords and chains are a danger to young children. With Somfy automated outdoor blinds, the cords and chains are completely removed, providing peace of mind for you and a safer environment for your children.


Quiet and Discreet

Somfy’s world leading motors are fully concealed inside the tube of the alfresco blind or outdoor awning. With the simple press of the remote control you will enjoy the ambience and impress your guests with a quiet and sophisticated automated system.



Soltex partnership with Somfy allows us to offer a solution for every Perth home and business including the all new Connexoon home automation application.

The Connexoon app is a new way to control your motorised outdoor blinds, folding arm awnings and retractable pergolas. Enjoy the experience of controlling your Somfy-powered motorised solutions from your smartphone and maximise the many benefits they provide. You are now in control of all your motorised products such as external blinds, retractable pergolas and folding arm awnings. With Somfy Connexoon, you now have the comfort and peace of mind to make life at home even easier!

Retractable pergolas & roof systems, motorised blinds & awnings, folding arm awnings, operable louvers, alfresco cafe outdoor balcony skylight block out blinds, ziptrack, zipscreen, shade track, patios, waterproof awnings, opening roofs, somfy.
Retractable pergolas & roof systems, motorised blinds & awnings, folding arm awnings, operable louvers, alfresco cafe outdoor balcony skylight block out blinds, ziptrack, zipscreen, shade track, patios, waterproof awnings, opening roofs, somfy.
Coonexoon is compatible with all Somfy RTS motorised products and RTS-enabled lighting devices. The Connexoon RTS app is accessible and easy to use. Controlling all your Somfy motorised window coverings from your smartphone has never been so simple.

Soltex Range of Somfy solutions


As a world leader in automation systems, Somfy offer a range of control solutions to meet any requirement in the automation of retractable products in the home or office. Somfy’s unique and stylish range of remote controls provides users with the ultimate in convenience – all at the touch of a button.


In conjunction with the broad range of Somfy sensors, you can create energy efficient, convenient environments to improve the well-being of occupants in your outdoor living spaces.

Somfy control solutions

Somfy Connexoon Window RTS


Control your outdoor blinds, retractable roof systems, retractable sun shades, patio awnings and RTS enabled lighting right from your smart phone, even when you’re away from home.

Now also with voice control when paired with Alexa or Google products.

Allows control of up to 30 products or 30 groups of products, with the ability to set products on a timer and create up to 4 scenarios!

Somfy Situo RTS (1, 2 or 5 channel)


Allows control of one motor or a group of motors per channel. The prefect partner for your folding arm awning or your alfresco blinds simple click up or down to extend or retract or hit the central button to stop at any point.  Remote comes with a discreet hook and adhesive tape to fix to nearby post or wall.

Unique design available in a stylish range of colours including pure, silver, gold and rose gold.

Somfy Situo Soliris RTS (1 or 5 channel)


This remote can be paired with a Somfy Soliris RTS sun & wind sensor or a Somfy sunis wirefree sun Sensor. It allows you to turn your sun sensor off so you can leave your awning retracted on those Perth winter days to warm up your home or office.


Available in pure.

Somfy Situo Variation RTS (1 or 5 channel)


Revolutionary scroll wheel functionality, specifically designed for external venetian blinds. The innovative scroll wheel allows for easy and precise adjustment or tilting so you can manage the slats on external venetian blinds and control the amount of natural light in the room. The Situo Variation can also be used to adjust lighting and heating accessories.


The remote is available in 1-5 channels and can manage up to 5 applications.

Available in a choice of 2 colours Pure and Silver.

Somfy Telis 16 RTS (16 channel)


Unique display screen allows for easy operation of up to 16 individual motors or 16 groups of motors. Create and control multiple zones within the home to suit any lifestyle. Compatible with entire range of Somfy RTS products. Use one remote with digital display to customise and control all your Soltex products including your outdoor awnings, alfresco blinds, operable louvre roof and retractable pergola.

Available in a choice of colours including pure and silver.

Somfy Telis 6 Chronis RTS (6 channel)


Allows programming of up to 6 timed events per day, plus the benefits of a 6 channel Somfy remote. The perfect solution to automate all your Soltex solutions including outdoor blinds, folding arm awning and retractable roof systems, with a user-friendly display.


Available in a choice of colours including pure and silver.

Somfy Smoove RTS wall mounted control (1 channel)


Somfy Smoove wall mounted switch allows for up/down and stop functions or open/close and stop function for one Somfy motorised device. The control is wireless (battery powered) and can either be left loose or mounted to a wall with double sided tape.

Available in a choice of modules and frames: modules available in 3 finishes and framed available in 7 finishes.

Somfy sensor solutions

Somfy Eolis 3D Wirefree RTS motion sensor


100% wireless (battery operated) wind sensor for external folding arm awnings and outdoor blinds. Automatically retracts a folding arm awning based on wind vibrations. Will also raise external blinds in windy conditions to prevent fabric from tearing. The perfect solution for Perth’s windy conditions, you have piece of mind that your outdoor awning is protected from strong wind gusts, especially when you are not at home. The 3D sensor measures the impact of the wind on the awning not the wind speed. Fully battery operated (no electrician required), can be purchased separately and installed to existing folding arm awning, purchase in shop.

Available in white, black and beige.

Somfy Eolis wind sensor


Automatically controls your Somfy RTS motorised products based on current weather conditions. Protect your folding arm awning or outdoor blinds with a wind sensor to ensure they retract in the event of strong wind gusts. Increase the life of your awning especially when located in elevated or coastal locations due to Perth’s windy conditions. This is a hardwired solution and will require an electrician to install.

Somfy Sunis Wirefree RTS sun sensor


Reduce energy consumption and cooling costs by automatically extending your folding arm awning, dropping your outdoor blinds or closing your louvre roof when a preset amount of sun is detected or the suns intensity increases.

Somfy Soliris RTS sun and wind sensor


This Somfy sensor automatically adjusts the position of a patio awning or folding arm awning and/or alfresco blinds based on wind speed and/or a present amount of sunlight.  Piece of mind that your external blinds can be extended when the sun reaches your windows but then protected if the wind picks up which we often experience in Perth summers. This product will need to be hard wired by an electrician.

Somfy Ondeis Rain sensor


This Somfy RTS sensor automatically retracts an outdoor awning or closes a retractable roof system or louvre roof system in the event of rain. The sensor is a great addition to your roof system to ensure your furniture and pets stay dry in the event of an unexpected down pour. Soltex encourage the use of a Somfy rain sensor with Fabric awnings to ensure the fabric can automatically retract back into its housing in the event of rain and increase the longevity of your awning. This Somfy senor is a hardwired solution and will require an electrician.


Check out how Somfy products can be paired with your outdoor awning for convenience, piece of mind and energy saving.

Click on the links below for more ideas and information on Somfy products and automation solutions.


For more information on adding Somfy automation for ease and convenience, contact Soltex today or visit us in our Osborne Park showroom. Our team of experts will assist you in finding the best solutions that will enrich your life, save you money on energy bills, and improve the security of your home.

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