Global Shade Australia Blog

4 Reasons to Choose Square Shade Sails

May 8th, 2019 · Shade Sails

I’ve said it many times – shade sails are one of the most versatile and flexible shade solutions. Whether you’re looking to shade your car, swimming pool, backyard or entertainment area, you won’t find a more suitable or more affordable solution. However, shade sails are often plural, meaning you need two or more to provide …

Expert Tips on Buying Quality Waterproof Shade Sails

April 24th, 2019 · Shade Sails

When it comes to all-weather shade solutions, nothing beats waterproof shade sails. Not only are they versatile and flexible, but they’re also a cost-effective shade solution. If you’re shopping for a waterproof shade sail, chances are you’re doing so to improve your outdoor space. In fact, according to’s 2017 Landscaping Survey, 35% of homeowners … – The #1 Site to Buy Shade Sails Online

April 17th, 2019 · Shade Sails

When it comes to purchasing shade sails online, you should always buy directly from the manufacturer.  By buying direct from manufacturers, you will be looking at considerable savings, without having to sacrifice the quality. Today, I’ll outline why you should purchase shade sails online from Global Shade rather than shade sail installers or home improvement …

3 Benefits of Shade Sails Made to Order

April 10th, 2019 · Shade Sails

Investing in shade sails is certainly a good idea, regardless of what application you have in mind. Shade sails are flexible and versatile, and they can be used to provide shade to any outdoor area. Moreover, they are also a cost-effective shade solution, and they’re easy to install. However, before you buy shade sails off-the-shelf, …

The Top 5 Fabrics for Shade Cloth Structures

April 3rd, 2019 · Shade Solutions

Global Shade is proud to be one of Australia’s leading manufacturers of shade cloth structures. We offer a range of superior shade products that are manufactured using industry leading shade cloth fabrics. Regardless of what shade structure you consider, the quality of a shade structure will depend on the quality of the shade cloth fabric …

How to Install Shade Sails, The DIY Way!

March 27th, 2019 · Shade Sails

Shade sails are arguably the most popular shade product, certainly here at Global Shade anyway. One big reason behind this is that they are so easy to install that they are available premade for DIY installation. As shade sail manufacturers, we are best known for our custom shade sails, which are manufactured to any shape …

Why Shade Sails Are the Best Patio Shade Solution

March 20th, 2019 · Shade Sails

As Australians, we love spending time outdoors. Whether its entertaining friends and family with a BBQ, playing a game of backyard cricket or swimming in the pool – we will find any excuse to get out and enjoy our great weather. In fact, according to’s 2017 Landscape Report, Australians, on average, spent 7.2 hours …

What makes a Waterproof Shade Sail, Waterproof?

March 13th, 2019 · Shade Sails

When it comes to finding a waterproof shade solution, nothing beats waterproof shade sails. Really! They’re affordable, versatile and durable. And besides offering excellent sun protection, waterproof shade sails obviously offer protection against the rain. With so many benefits to offer, waterproof shade sails are becoming more and more popular for commercial applications on the …

3 Reasons Why Shade Sails Are a Must-Have on the Gold Coast!

March 6th, 2019 · Shade Sails

The Gold Coast experiences a sub-tropical climate with it getting extremely hot during the summers. With the average sea temperatures ranging between 25.4°C – 27.1°C and humidity levels hovering at 75%, it does get pretty hot. What’s worse is that the UV index forecast is on the higher side during summer. One easy way to …

4 Considerations Before Ordering a Custom Shade Canopy

February 27th, 2019 · Canopies

Shade canopies are a versatile shade solution that can be used across both residential and commercial applications. Regardless of what application you have in mind, you can have a custom shade canopy made for any outdoor area – be it a home, a café or restaurant, a shopping centre car park or even a children’s …