How to Choose the Perfect Shade Cloth for Your Shade Sail?


If you’ve noticed the sun beating down on you in the garden, or your vehicle is burning hot when you get inside – you need a shade sail. Shade structures are extremely versatile, stylish and durable making them the best option to shade your home, pool, garden, BBQ area, children’s play area, car, boat port… Read more »


5 Smart Shade Ideas for Your Outdoor Space


Long sunny days lounging in the garden are great. But if you don’t have sufficient shade, it’s likely you’ll end up burnt to a crisp. Luckily, there are many simple ways to shade your garden and patio area. Some ideas will need a little construction and some can be put up fast. This article will… Read more »


The Complete Guide to Cleaning Your Shade Sail


Is your shade sail starting to look a little mucky? Maybe you’ve noticed stains in certain areas? While shade sails are extremely durable, cleaning helps to protect the shade cloth and keep it looking great. Dirt and debris can build up over time on your shade sail.


How to Choose the Best Shade Sail for a Car Port or Driveway?

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Shade sails are very popular for use in the garden, patio and pool areas. They give extreme cover from the sun, wind, rain and other debris and they do a great job at adding a creative design element to the area. If you need protection for your car or other vehicles, without wanting to build… Read more »


5 Things to Consider When Choosing Your Perfect Shade Sail


Shade sails are one of the best investments you’ll ever make for your home. Combining the best of form and function, you’ll get protection from harsh weather but also enjoy the unique aesthetics a shade sail brings. Shade sails come in a range of fabrics, sizes and colours. Once installed they are extremely durable and… Read more »


Shade Sails in Cairns

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Cairns like many places in Tropical North Queensland is subject to extreme humidity and heat over the summer months. Any shade sail or shade structure installed in Cairns must have a high UV block percentage in order to cut out the harmful UV radiation and heat that can cause serious skin damage, skin cancer and… Read more »


Shade Sails on the Central Coast

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Are you looking to add value to your home and increase your usable outdoor living space? The NSW Central Coast receives a wide array of wild weather conditions and that’s why any shade sail installed on the Central Coast needs to be extremely durable.


Why Would You Use a Shade Sail


Here at Rainbow Shade we have been supplying shade sails for all manner of applications for over twenty five years. But why are they so popular and why do so many people find them a perfect solution to their shading needs?


Waterproof Shade Sails, Yes They Do Exist!


Most people picture shade cloth fabric when they think about shade sails, but the thing is you can also get shade sails made from other materials which makes them waterproof.


Shade Sails: The ultimate shade protection


When you think about shade sails, the first thing that comes to mind for many are the cheap and flimsy shade sails that you can purchase off the shelf from home hardware centers. However, did you know that there are superior solutions available that can last up to 10 times longer and withstand heavy winds?… Read more »