Here at Sail Shades Direct  making sails has been our passion for the last decade. Additionally we have a huge selection of equipment and materials to get the best out of space with a fully bespoke sail shade .

Our  design department can transform domestic, retail and public environments. Structural flexibility, detailing and energy conservation are paramount in our design standards. Our bespoke service includes all design and engineering aspect from planning to installation.

The key benefits of the sail structures are: cost, contemporary image, advertising opportunity, flexibility of space and notwithstanding a  dynamic but tranquil atmosphere.

With hundreds of fabrics to choose we make the choice easy for you and split the decisions into domestic / commercial and then waterproof or shade sails only.

Domestic Sails – Bespoke Sail Shades

Waterproof range – Weathermax 80; a highly balanced 100% Solution-Dyed SaturaMAX

  •  10 Year Limited Warranty,
  •  No Sagging
  • No Colour Bleeding or Rub-Off
  • Easier Handling and Stowing
  • Performs Where Acrylic Fails with 2X Strength and  6X Abrasion Resistance
  • • 50% Higher Water Resistance

Shading Range  – Soltis Horizon 86 ; Soltis Horizon 86 offers unrivalled outward visibility with a comparatively high level of natural light transmission that is beneficial to user well-being.

  • blocks up to 93% of heat
  • allows up to 28% of natural light transmission
  • Easy to clean
  • U.V resistant
  • Dimensionally Stable

see a link to the colours here –

If you don’t think a sail is quite the right solution for you, did you know we also do giant custom Umbrellas. These can offer a great alternative to our sail shades and have many added benefits of extras like wind walls and lighting. Giant Outdoor Umbrella




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