Shade Sail Faqs

Can shade sails enhance the appearance and value of my home?

Yes. most definitely. With the development of Shade Sails of the past 18yrs in innovation, design and application as well as the tasteful use of colour, both aesthetics and added value can be achieved.

Is the UV-R% blockout important?

Yes, very important. We are all well aware of the harmful effects of the sun. The higher UV-R% block fabrics the less UV_Rays to penetrate, giving you more protection outdoors.

Is the UV-R% block the same for all colours and shade fabrics?

No. The sun has a different effect on each colour, therefore each colour will have a different UV-R percentage. For example Rainbow Shade BLACK is 99% UV-R block whilst WHITE is only 78%. In addition The UV-R% block can differ significantly between different make of shade cloth fabric.

Is the choice of colour important?

Choice of colour is important and depends on the customers needs, For example, a high profile car yard will use bright colours, possibly in their corporate colours to make a statement and to attract buyers. A kindergarten may choose a number of bright cheerful colours used together, whilst a home owner may use a colour that blends in with the colour of their home.

Are shade sails and Structures cost Effective?

Extremely cost effective. When one takes into account the benefit one will gain through providing shade and the lifespan of the product.

Do shade sails & Structures require Maintenance?

Yes, Basic maintenance and care on a regular basis is necessary to ensure your installation maintains its original look and shape. Regular cleaning and inspection of the shade sail will ensure a long life of the fabric.