Designing Your Shade Structure

Designing Your Shade Structure

Ideally, any one side of a shade sail should not be longer than 40–45 feet. Larger sails up to 70 feet are possible but can be difficult to build and install as they require very large posts and footings. We specializes in custom sizes and oversize sails. Long and...
Playground Planning Checklist

Playground Planning Checklist

If you are in the planning stages of a playground, you might create a checklist to be sure that certain features are included, such as shade. Safety should also be considered in planning a playground that will be kid-friendly, inclusive, meet ADA requirements and be a...
Preparing Commercial Shade Sails for Storms and Hurricanes

Preparing Commercial Shade Sails for Storms and Hurricanes

At Creative Shades, commercial-grade shade cloths are designed to withstand a maximum wind load of 90mph or more if the specification requires.  In most cases, if shade sails have been maintained correctly and the winds are below 90 mph your commercial grade shade...
Planning Custom Shade Sail Project

Planning Custom Shade Sail Project

Planning your custom shade project can be somewhat of a difficult undertaking. At Creative Shade Solutions, we are a one-stop-shop for design, fabrications and installation for our commercial projects. Our goal is to help make your shade sail project as easy as...