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4 Reasons to Invest in a Pool Shade Structure

December 19th, 2018 · Domestic

Spending time with friends or family in a swimming pool is a great way to relax and have a good time. However, when people picture themselves having fun in a swimming pool, you cannot help but worry about the effects of the sun. Thankfully, for most pool lovers in Australia, pool shade structures are a …

The Importance of Kindergarten Shade Sails

September 12th, 2018 · Playgrounds

Shade sails can be seen installed in several public spaces here in Australia. From carports to outdoor pools, parks and playgrounds, shade sails are used to provide shade in various public spaces. However, if there’s one space which needs shade sails the most, it is kindergartens. Sure, everybody needs sun protection, but adults know how …

Pool Shade – The Forgotten Pool Accessories

September 5th, 2018 · Domestic

One of the most overlooked of all pool accessories is pool shade. While homeowners pay good attention to most details of their swimming pool, they often forget to consider adding shade around their pools. Swimming is a very popular activity here in Australia. Unfortunately, there are high levels of direct and indirect UV radiation around …

4 Undeniable Benefits of Playground Shade Structures

August 29th, 2018 · Playgrounds

Shade structures are a fairly common sight in public spaces here in Australia. From parks to swimming pools to school playgrounds, shade structures are just about everywhere. While everyone needs protection from the sun’s heat, children need it the most. Children love playing with their friends outdoors, and it is up to us adults to …

The Do’s and Don’Ts of Shade Sails

August 22nd, 2018 · Shade Sails

Shade sails are an incredibly versatile shade solution, which is why they are such a popular choice on the Gold Coast, and across Australia. If you’re looking to purchase shade sails on the Gold Coast, you’ve certainly made a great decision. Whether you’re looking to use them in a residential or commercial application, you can …

5 Reasons Alfresco Blinds Will Make You Love Your Home Even More

August 15th, 2018 · Outdoor Blinds

There’s certainly no denying that Aussies love the outdoors and that we love to entertain. While we enjoy the outdoors throughout the year, entertaining in winter becomes difficult because of the colder winds and sudden rains. The key to enjoying the entertaining in outdoors during winter is by creating a comfortable and relaxing space. There’s …

Shade recommendations for early childhood centres

August 8th, 2018 · Playgrounds

Western Australia is a region which experiences a very high amount of UV radiation. Excessive exposure to this radiation can cause various types of skin conditions including melanoma-based skin cancer. While UV radiation can cause skin problems in people of all ages, young children face the most risk. One way to limit UV exposure is …

4 Solid Reasons to Order Café Blinds for Your Business Today!

July 25th, 2018 · Outdoor Blinds

As a café owner, you must do everything you can to attract more customers and bring in more foot traffic. One of the best ways to do this is by occupying the patio space or veranda right in front of your café and furnishing it with more seating space. This will allow you to instantly …

Improve Your Business with Commercial Awnings

July 18th, 2018 · Awnings

If you own a business and you’re looking for ways to bring in more traffic, you should seriously consider investing in commercial awnings on the Gold Coast. Awnings have always been a big element of commercial outdoor spaces here in Australia. With the help of awnings, many businesses have reaped big benefits. As someone who …

Tips to Help Plan, Implement and Manage a Shade Project

July 11th, 2018 · Shade Solutions

Shade structures are fairly common here on the Gold Coast. They find use in a variety of applications including residential, commercial, hospitality, schools and kindergartens, playgrounds, parks and in other outdoor areas. If you’re thinking of investing in shade structures on the Gold Coast, then you’ve made an excellent decision. However, to get your shade …