Golisano Children’s Hospital

Recreation & Lounge Area Shade

Golisano Children’s Hospital


Fort Myers, FL


Shade Sails


June 2016



Beautification of Outdoor Seating Area

Project goal:

Create a shaded play and seating area on hospital grounds for patients, doctors and visitors to enjoy. All play equipment must have full coverage. Poured rubber surface must be protected.


Based on the unique layout of the space and pre-installed play and seating fixtures, shade sails were the optimal solution. We fabricated and installed 15 triangle sails that beautifully complimented the property. Due to poured rubber surface, standard installation could not be used. We brought in a monster crane to help lift the columns into place with minimal impact on the surface.  

Services Provided

  • Full design and engineering
  • Complete in-house manufacturing, fabrication and powder coating
  • Fabrication of shade sails
  • Oversized footer installation drilled into solid bed rock
  • Structure installation
Products and Materials
  • Commercial grade shade cloth in desert sand
  • Galvanized and powder-coated steel for columns
  • Stainless steel hardware

Warranty: 20-year on structures, 10-year on sail fabric, 1-year on workmanship

What Our Customers Are Raving About

"We have been working with Creative Shade Solutions and Werner for many years on various projects which exceed well over 1 million in revenue. Werner’s product knowledge, experience, and professionalism are the best in the industry. If an issue arises, he is prompt in responding and has an immediate solution at hand. We would highly recommend Creative Shade Solutions quality products and working with Werner and his staff on any commercial shade project."

---Carrie Otto

Shade Reseller, Shade America

"Creative Shade has installed around 20 shades for us in the past few years for my playground projects. Could not be happier with them. From sales to install and service they are top notch."
---Wayne Armand

Playground Builder , Project Innovations

"They completed 2 shade structures in our church playground. They did the job in one day, on the day they said they would. The price was way less then the other quotes we got. It looks awesome. The Moms love it."
---Randy Gilde

First Presbyterian Church

"Creative Shade Solutions and Werner are the absolute BEST! We had a shade structure installed at a school and it turned out amazing! We already have another estimate for another school. I highly recommend Creative Shade Solutions!"
---John Drag

Charter School Associates, Inc.

"Our community had two cantilever shades installed, they are beautiful. The guys that installed them were great, I can't say enough about them."
---David Worster

HOA President , Waterford Communities

"I had the pleasure of working with Werner and his team as the PTSO liaison for our school's shade structure project. Work was completed on time, shade looks amazing and the pricing was excellent. Do not hesitate to contact them!"
---Heidi Lombardi

PTA President , Sunlakes Academy

"I have 3 sails now from Creative Shade Solutions - outstanding quality, good pricing and quick turn around. Plus if you need installed their guy Dave is very knowledgeable, prompt, courteous and reasonably priced."
---Kim Curtis

Residential Project

"Creative Shade Solution its a great company to work with. I got my second sail, great customer service, great installation. Happy Customer."
---Heike Scheel

Residential project

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