About Foldo

Foldo was established in 1938

by Mnr HM van der Leek Snr. who immigrated from the Netherlands.

Foldo started manufacturing canvas awnings. In the early 1950’s Foldo moved into aluminium awnings and patented the aluminium retractable awning that is still manufactured today. In 1967 HM van der Leek Jnr. took over the reigns and designed the adjustable louvre which is the flagship product of the company. In 1994 RB van der Leek started fulltime working as a employee and in 1999 took over the reigns.

From there the business has expanded in different businesses and has been very successful in the awning market constantly designing and re-engineering products.

Foldo uses the highest quality of materials, and the workmanship and services is unsurpassed.

Always striving to created more effective and functional living areas.