Sail Shades

We work with you to create the best use of your space when designing your specific sail shade. We have 13 standard size combinations, on a choice of either galvanised steel posts or structural laminated timber beams.

Our Sail Shades are P.O.A just add this product to “Add to Quote” with a note of the size and post options required and we will send you a quote or contact you within 24 Hours.

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Sail Shades for Schools and Nurseries

Manufactured from the highest quality marine grade fabric and a choice of heavy duty galvanised steel or structural laminated timber beam posts, our Sail Shade range is the perfect solution to creating shade for your playground.

Learn and play under a versatile Sail Shade which offers protection from sun and rain. Available in a wide range of shapes, sizes and colours you’ll be sure to find the perfect one for your play area.

Marine grade Canvas is a breathable and heavily water resistant fabric which is also u.v. resistant. The Teflon coating on the outside repels water and a polyurethane coating on the inside which, along with being water resilient gives the fabric strength.

Sail Shade Size Options:

Key Skill Development

When our Sail Shades are used for Outdoor Teaching in Schools, they allow children development on all of the 7 key learning areas.

Technical Details

Marine Grade Canvas:

A breathable and fully waterproof fabric which is U.V. resistant. The fabric has a Teflon coating on the outside which repels water and a polyurethane coating on the inside which, along with being water proof gives the fabric strength. This is a very stable fabric which does not fade (with exception of mid and bright red which do fade slightly). Stitched with marine grade thread. We usually recommend a limit of 6m span.

Fixings and Connections:

All made from stainless steel. Rigging screws, steel wire rope.


Choice of 139mm Galvanised Steel or Zinc Coated (colour) installed into concrete foundation or 140mm Laminated (Glulam) Beams with galvanised steel foot installed into concrete foundation.