Sail shades are fabric structures built like a ship’s sail, hung from anchor points on walls, poles, fences or trees to create an area of shade outdoors. Available in over 500 shapes, styles, sizes and colours, these semi-permanent structures can be mounted in almost any position at any angle and against most surfaces to provide soothing shade in even difficult-to-reach areas.
Not sure which sail shade is right for you? Check out our comparison page to find your perfect sail shade between breathable and waterproof styles, then read our installation guide to fit it in a flash!
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Sail Shade FAQs
What is a sail shade?
Sail Shades are fabric structures like a ship’s sail, hung from anchor points to create an area of shade outdoors. They offer unparalleled flexibility when it comes to creating a stylish custom shade solution for the garden. Available in many shapes and sizes, these semi-permanent structures can be mounted in almost any position, at any angle and against most surfaces to provide soothing shade for even the most difficult to reach areas.
Do sail shades really work?
With scientific research highlighting the dangers of prolonged sun exposure, a safe shaded area in the garden is a fantastic idea for protecting friends and family from harmful UV rays. A garden sail shade offers invaluable sun protection - with minimum 90% UV ray protection on all Kookaburra models - whilst making a stylish and colourful addition to the garden.
Do sail shades last?
Are sail shades permanent?
How to install sail shades
Why choose a Kookaburra sail shade?