SHADE SPECIALISTS

Why Sunshade

Our Story

We’ve been making shade sails, structures, and screens for New Zealand conditions since the late 1990s, so at Sunshade, you are talking to the experts.

At the heart of it all we are driven, down-to-earth NZ business owners and
operators who have made it our passion to create outdoor spaces for people to enjoy and feel safe within. We have got pretty good at it over the years, winning awards and honing our craft with each project.

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Local Experts

Sunshade is a New Zealand business with a local shade + screen specialist to help you in most areas of the country. We’ll see through your project from woah to go.

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Latest Articles

5 top tips for choosing outdoor shade to withstand the NZ summer

Advice - May 26, 2021

5 top tips for choosing outdoor shade to withstand the NZ summer

A shady outdoor area can become a wonderful haven if planned and executed correctly. We’ve put together some tips to help you choose a solution for summer (and the other seasons too).

Shade Sail Spaces Created for Wairoa College

Education Projects - May 26, 2021

Shade Sail Spaces Created for Wairoa College

In Hawke’s Bay our local expert Mark has built a reputation for the quality of his large-scale school shade sail installations over the years. He was stoked to get the call from Wairoa College about a comprehensive shade sail project for their outdoor areas – our largest Hawke’s Bay shade sail project this year.

How to create shade with outdoor blinds

Advice - May 26, 2021

How to create shade with outdoor blinds

Creating shade with outdoor blinds is a sophisticated way to enjoy your outdoor area when that summer sun bakes in. We’ve put together some examples showing a few different options to inspire your own outdoor screen project. 

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At Sunshade, our licensees are fully trained experts in all aspects of shade sails, screens, outdoor umbrellas, and other quality weather protection products. All local operations are supported by our technical team who are based at our central fabrication workshop in Haw ke’s Bay.

Using our collective experience, we’ll ask you questions, hear what your needs are and offer thoughts and recommendations to work great within your space–making sure you love the end-product.

If we don’t have a Sunshade licensee in a particular region, we work in close partnership with industry specialists who you can rely upon. We’ve chosen them carefully because they meet our high standards of customer service, experience, and expertise.