DIY shades


Install your own: DIY shade sails

DIY Shade Sails

If you prefer to do the job yourself Cool Solutions is happy for our experienced Designer & Sail Maker to assist you create your custom shade sail.

Cool Solutions can provide you with a free design consultation, explaining the various shade sail design options & all relevant engineering requirements, then supply you with the necessary components for your shade sail project.

We can also provide written instructions to assist you with the installation.  

We specialise in remote area DIY shade sails.

Commercial Shade Sails

Commercial Shade Sails

Turquoise & Royal Blue Playground Sails

Cool Solutions Designs, Supplies & Installs Shade Sails for a variety of Commercial Applications


We design Shade Sails for any area you require including:

  • School Shade Sails
  • Playground Shade Sails
  • Child Care Centre Shade Sails
  • Mine Site Shade Sails
  • Cafe & Restaurant Shade Sails
  • Hotel, Pub & Resort Shades
  • Car Wash & Car Yard Sails
  • Parking Bays
  • Residential Aged Care
  • Nursery Shade Sails
  • Sporting Club Shades
  • Aquatic Centre Sails
  • Caravan Park Shade Sails
  • Light Aircraft Covers
  • Warehouse & Factory Waterproof Shade Sails


 School Shade Sails

Shade sails in playgrounds provide much need Ultraviolet Protection for children and teachers. Playground Shade plays an import factor for playing safely outside and should be mandatory for all outdoor playgrounds.You can use Rainbow Shade Z16DRiZ or eXtreme32 depending on the size or if you want to waterproof your playground shade or shade structure.


Child Care Centre Shade Sails

When a playground shade sail has been installed it offers a dual benefit of providing a cooler climate over the playground whilst filtering out harmful Ultraviolet radiation.

There are bright colours to liven up your playground shade or shade structure and natural colours to blend your playground shade sail into the environment.


Waterproof Shade Sails

Commercial Waterproof Shade Sails are a cost effective way to blocking out the sun, wind or rain, protecting your business from the elements.

These sails not only provide up to 97% shade / 99%UV-B Block but have the additional appeal of being waterproof thus creating a more comfortable and protective all weather environment under the sail.

As all our waterproof shade sails are fully custom built this allows you to choose the best design for your own outdoor space. With Rainbow Shade’s DriZ waterproof shade sail fabric you can be rest assured that we have you covered.


Mine Site Shade Sails

Cool Solutions specialises in remote area DIY shade sails. We provide various design options including shade & waterproof designs.

We supply & ship all the necessary components required, including the steel posts for installation on site.

Our skilled Sail Maker will then manufacture your custom shade sails.
We also provide detailed written instructions to assist with the installation & make ourselves available to assist with any phone queries.

Commercial Shade Sails

Carport & Driveway Shade Sails

car port shades

Car shade sails are a fantastic choice for your home or commercial property.  Your car shade sail has the ability to protect your car from rain, hail and the harsh effects of the Australian sun.  Your car shade can cool your car by up to 50%. Carport Shades are highly customisable and can be installed in just about any area.  With your Car shade or Carport Shade you are able to increase the value of your property whilst protecting people and assets.  You can have your car shade installed using Rainbow Shade Z16DRiZ or eXtreme 32 in a choice of over 26 colours! Contact us today.


Unique shade covers popular for protecting motor vehicles. Also ideal for:

  • Caravans
  • Boats
  • Jet Skis
  • Commercial Car Wash
  • Nurseries – plant protection
  • Light aircraft covers
  • Car Yards

Commercial Shade Sails

Swimming Pool Shade Sails

Pool shade sails not only add value to your home but allow you to make the most of your outdoor areas. With the Australian lifestyle focusing so heavily on the outdoors, a pool shade installed at your home will give you confidence in knowing that your family & friends are protected from dangerous ultra violet exposure while enjoying your outside entertainment area. As pool shade sails are available in a wide range of designer colours, pool shades can be a stylish yet inexpensive addition to the family home.

Commercial Shade Sails

Alfresco/Garden Shade Sails

Cool Solutions will design & install a custom made alfresco shade sail that will enhance your alfresco entertaining and dining experience. With over 26 designer colours to choose from you can easily create a unique atmosphere for your family & friends.

Commercial Shade Sails

Privacy Shade Sails

Cool Solutions design shade sails with privacy sails to screen your outdoor entertaining area from overlooking neighbours or adjoining two story homes.

Our unique privacy sails are an ideal solution, providing instant privacy and shade.

Privacy side screen shade sails are also a very useful design feature for designing shade protection for boats, caravans & vehicles.