Shade sails or finished shade cloth, do you know the difference?


Two Shade Sails

What are Shade Sails?

Shade sails are designed to attach to attachments points on homes, garages, posts or other structures. Delta rings (d-rings) are in each corner that attach to the attachment points with mounting hardware. Mounting hardware can consist of turnbuckles, spring clips, cables or other hardware. By design, Shade sails have curves (gores) in the perimeter of all sides. All corners of the shade sail are properly tensioned to the attachment points on buildings, posts, trees and many others. This design with the curves (gores) in the perimeter of the sails is what tightens up the entire sail. When the corners are pulled, this action tries to straighten out the curves, but cannot. The perimeter is fastened to the fabric in the center of the shade sails. As a result, this tightens up the fabric in the center of the shade sails and reduces the chance of them… Continue reading

Shade Sails for Shade and UV Protection

Shade Sails for Shade and UV Protection   After another hot summer, there was a real need for shade and UV protection. A great solution for both are Shade sails, and the designs make any outdoor area classy and fun. When it is so hot outside, it can be too uncomfortable to enjoy your outdoor living spaces. Temperatures under a shade sail can actually be reduced by as much as 15%.

Some of the health effects of overexposure to the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays includes but are not limited to:

  • Skin cancer (melanoma and non-melanoma)
  • Premature aging of the skin and other skin problems
  • Cataracts and other eye damage
  • Immune system suppression

Depending on the fabrics used to make shade sails, up to 98% of the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays can be blocked. This can definitely reduce some of the harmful effects from overexposure from the sun.

What are the differences between… Continue reading

Repair/Replace Safety Pool Cover

Repair or Duplicate Safety Cover MightyCovers.com’s Repair or Replace Safety Pool Cover Program is a great program for pool owners who already have a safety pool cover with existing anchors in their decking. Whether your cover has been damaged or it is old and needs to be replaced due to old age.

We can repair or duplicate your existing safety pool cover using it as a template so that your new cover will match the existing anchors. Safety Cover Repair will extend the life of your cover.

We offer a great Repair or Replace Safety Pool Cover program to provide you with this service. The best part is that the shipping is FREE!! Just simply fill out the form and fax it back to us. Repair/Replace Safety Cover Shipping Box Request Form  We will send you a box for shipping your cover back along with a PREPAID return label! That’s right, WE… Continue reading

Knowing your Swimming Pool Covers – Three Types to Know


Winter and Safety Pool Covers

Swimming pool owners have a lot of fun in their pools, but also have a bit of responsibility to contend with as well. The simple fact is that once you own a pool you’ll quickly have to learn all about pH levels, pool chemicals, skimming, pump and filter maintenance, pool vacuums, and more. One area that you’ll also have to quickly learn about is that of swimming pool covers. There are a few different types of pool covers and while it’s a relatively easy subject to understand it is still a good idea to learn the differences each type of cover has. Each one has strengths and weaknesses, and each one accomplishes different things.

 

The first is just a Winter pool cover. A winter swimming pool cover fits over your pool and works to protect it in a few ways. It will stop leaves and other debris from… Continue reading

Keep Your RV In Good Shape with RV Covers

RV Covers for all ClassesBuying an RV is no small feat. This is an expensive purchase. Even when you buy the smallest RVs that exist, you’re still spending a lot of money. With RV covers, you never have to worry about letting it get exposed to the sun or weather too much. This type of vehicle probably doesn’t fit in a garage, which is why it can be so helpful to have covers to keep it protected. There is something for everyone out there to choose from. Yours is totally up to you.

Make sure that you think about the style of RV covers that you like. Figure out whether you need weather covers or dust covers, as well as which materials and colors you prefer. That way, you can narrow down your options quickly. Forget about being limited to two styles that your dealer carries or having to spend hours calling around… Continue reading

Start planning your outdoor living space using Shade Sails

Custom Shade Sails

 

Custom Shade Sails (Sun Shades) and standard sized Shade Sails are very economical and an extremely easy way to shade your outdoor living areas. Also known as Sun Sails, they give your outdoor area a stylish and unique concept, due to their unique and symmetrical designs. They provide excellent protection from the sun and its harmful UV radiation at a modest cost compared to building a permanent structure.

 Benefits of Shade Sails Include:
  • Blockage from the sun’s harmful UV rays – up to 97%
  • Helps prevent sunburn and cancer due to the UV blockage
  • Helps regulate the outdoor temperature with cooling shade
  • When used up against a house, it reduces the heat from the sun, thus reducing your cooling costs
  • Economical, much cheaper than building a structure
  • Makes your outdoor living area, more inviting to your guests
  • Comes in many sizes and colors to choose from.
  • Sunbrella,… Continue reading

Stay Warm with Snow Thrower Cab Enclosures

Snow Thrower (Blower) Cab EnclosureA snow thrower is a gift in and of itself for people that live in areas with a lot of snow. Trying to stay warm when you’re out in the weather is hard. They do make snow thrower cab enclosures from composite plastics that will create a little tent, of sorts, that will give you everything that you need. It’s going to be up to you to get what you want from your investment but you can definitely improve your outdoor experience and keep your snow thrower looking its best with cab enclosures and covers.

There are plenty of different snow thrower cab enclosures and covers for different kinds of snow machines. You can find them by model, by size, and even have them custom designed if you can’t find what you want. It’s a win-win situation for the most part, making it easy for you to get everything that… Continue reading

Show your support with Collegiate Grill Covers

Collegiate Gas Grill CoversShow your team spirit for your favorite college team while entertaining guests at your backyard barbecue. Outdoor Patio BBQ Grill Covers with Favorite College Team Logos extend the life of your BBQ grill by protecting it from dirt and damage caused by exposure to weather. Outdoor grill covers keep your grill dry, clean, and ready for use.

Seasonal Designs Inc. Outdoor Protective College Team Grill Covers are made with durable and weather-resistant heavy-duty reinforced vinyl fabric with a flannel backing that protects your grill’s finish from wind, rain, snow, sun, and dirt.

These covers include an adjustable drawstring to ensure a snug and secure fit. This exclusive collection of grill covers can withstand even the harsh, cold winter elements and resist cracking. That’s something to cheer about!

There are colleges from all over the country to choose from and most of the conferences are represented. They are offered in two… Continue reading

Custom Play Set Canopy Tarps for Your Protection

Custom Vinyl Canopy TarpsWhen your kids are playing on their play set, it might get a little warm. What’s worse is if bad weather strikes and gets into their play area. This can damage the set or cause accidents if they aren’t careful. Custom play set canopy tarps are a great addition to any play set. Not only are these going to protect kids from the sun and weather when they are playing, but they will protect the play set itself, too. This means that you’re getting more from your investment in many ways.

Custom play set canopy tarps are designed to fit your play set perfectly. They are measured and cut for your specific needs, and can give you the perfect fit with ease. Plus, they’re not really expensive and you can get a lot more for your money than you realize with something like this. Take the time to look around… Continue reading

Closing Your Pool – The Importance of the Pool Cover

Winter and Safety Pool CoversThe leaves are changing, the temperatures are dropping, and the kids are back in school. That means a lot of things to families around the country, but for most of us it also means that it’s finally time to close down the pool for the winter. It doesn’t really matter where in the country you call home, the fact is that shutting down your swimming pool is something that you absolutely have to do in order to ensure that when next spring rolls around you’re ready for it. And while there are plenty of steps involved in closing down a pool, putting on a quality pool cover is one of the most important.

While applying chemicals, preparing the pump and filtration systems for the cold weather, and other aspects of the pool shutdown process can’t be ignored, many people actually overlook what a good cover does for them and their… Continue reading

A Guide to Buying a Pool Cover

Custom Safety Pool Cover

It doesn’t take a lot of thought to decide that buying a swimming pool is the right move for your family, and in most cases people can decide on the actual pool they want pretty quickly as well. However, figuring out which pool cover is right for them is often a challenge that they weren’t expecting. It seems easy enough to select a cover, but once you start looking at the different options it can be tricky. There are a few things to think about when you start shopping for a cover, and keeping a few points in mind could help you tremendously.

For starters, be sure you shop somewhere that actually gives you options. There’s a big difference between different pool covers, and you need to find a store that really has plenty of options. We offer such a wide variety of covers that it can sometimes be overwhelming.… Continue reading

Tips for Finding Your Pool Cover – Things to Know

Rayner Mesh Safety Covers

Buying a swimming pool cover is a good idea. When cooler weather starts to roll in, the time’s drawing close to shut down your pool for the year and adding a swimming pool cover to your shut down process will help save you money, reduce the time and energy you spend maintaining and opening the pool next year, and could even help give you peace of mind if you add a safety pool cover to the pool. But while deciding to use a pool cover isn’t hard to do, actually buying the right cover for your needs can be a little bit trickier. There are a lot of covers out there, and we want to make sure that you find the right cover quickly. There are a few things to remember that will help you track down the perfect pool cover.

To find the best pool cover for your pool,… Continue reading

Safety Pool Covers or Winter Pool Covers?

Solid Safety Pool Cover

If you’re like most people, your family’s swimming pool is one of the most important parts of your home. It doesn’t matter what size or what type of pool it is, either. Kids and adults appreciate having a place to relax, have fun, and escape from the heat. But a pool needs to be taken care of. That goes beyond things like chlorine and pool skimming. You need to invest in a quality swimming pool cover as well. While there are plenty of considerations to make when you start looking into your pool, one of the first things to think about is whether to go with a regular winter cover or a safety pool cover.

 

Regular winter pool covers are just what they sound like. They’re designed to stretch over the pool and keep leaves and other debris from collecting in the pool. They’ll also help reduce algae growth… Continue reading

Closing Down the Pool – Don’t Forget The Pool Cover

Solid Safety Pool Cover

When it comes to your swimming pool, the fun in the sun that it gives you will often be overshadowed by the responsibility that comes with it in the spring and fall. When you have to close down the pool for the year and reopen it when spring rolls back around, the process can take a good bit of effort. Pool owners have to balance the PH, keep chemical levels where they need to be, keep the filter and pump in good working order, and more. The battles against algae, dirt, debris, and more can be a huge pain as well. But whether you’re shutting down a pool for the fall and winter or getting it back to working order for spring and summer, pool covers make a huge amount of difference in simplifying the process.

That war against algae that you’re always fighting? Putting a pool cover on eliminates… Continue reading

Keep the Cats Out with Custom Sandbox Covers

Custom Mesh Sandbox CoverEveryone knows the biggest peril of the sandbox: when the neighborhood cats mistake it for a litter box. You can’t blame kids for wanting to play in the sand. It’s fun. However, when there’s a risk of playing in a cat’s bathroom you might not want to let them play in it. With a good custom sandbox cover you can keep the neighborhood cats out for good and make sure that your children can really enjoy their sandbox whenever they want to play.

Some sandboxes come with covers. That’s helpful for keeping animals and weather out from the start. If your sandbox is custom built or didn’t include a cover, now is the time to get one. You need to make sure that you look at your options and get a cover that suits your needs.

Here are some tips:

-Make sure that you are looking at the different styles… Continue reading

Custom Shade Cloth for Pergolas

Shade Cloth for Pergolas

Pergolas are beautiful pieces of woodwork. However, they can become hot and unpleasant in the months when temperatures are rising. They can also be limited in their enjoyment because of rain or unpleasant weather. Although there are sometimes when you just won’t be able to enjoy yours, you can improve the odds of using it by investing in a custom shade cloth for pergolas that will fit yours and keep the harsh sun and rain out. This gives you more days that you can spend outdoors and gives you more ways to enjoy your pergola.

Shade covers for pergolas are all about helping you get more from your outdoor living space. They can be taken on and off with ease so that you can have shade and protection when you want it and have an open top when you don’t. That’s the beauty of a pergola, after all, is that… Continue reading

Protect Historic Vehicles with Car Covers

 

Historic vehicles are a lot of fun. People who love cars often find themselves falling into classic car hobbies with ease. There are so many different events and parades where you can show off these cars. You can even just restore them and take them for a ride around town. No matter what type of historic or collector vehicle you have, car covers are going to be a must. Not only will they save you from showing off your prized possession at home where someone might be able to take it when you’re not around, but they will give you the chance to protect your car from the elements.

Car covers that are designed for protection are usually made of a vinyl or plastic material. This helps keep the weather out and gives the car protection from rain, dirt, wind, and other elements. The backing is usually going to… Continue reading

Keep Your Children Safe with Play Set Canopy Tarps

Custom Vinyl Canopy Tarps

Play set canopy tarps are often included on play sets of a larger scale. This makes them great for playing in the sun or even the light rain without getting affected by the weather. Smaller play sets and ones that are designed to be simple often don’t have canopies. That can make them less accessible and create a situation where kids can’t play like they want to because they can’t get protection from the sun, rain, or other elements.

If you are looking for a canopy to add to your child’s play set, you don’t have to look far. There are no big trips to fancy outdoor stores or play set builders. You just have to get online and start searching. In no time, you’ll find all kinds of tarps that fit various play sets. There are different styles and designs to choose from and there is truly something different… Continue reading

Buy Shade Sails Online for Better Selection and Pricing

Shade Sails on Beale Street

Shade sails are stylish, fun ways to decorate your backyard and keep the sun out. There is so much to choose from and you should have no trouble getting everything that you need. Take the time to explore all of your options and figure out what you want from something like this. Because shade sails are newer, it can be hard to figure out how they work and what you need. Shopping online gives you the chance to find the best selection and pricing on these types of shades. It can also connect you with specialty companies that know what they are dealing with.

If you are looking for better selection or prices, the internet is always the place to go. You have to make sure that you’re doing everything that you can to get more out of your investment, no matter what you have in mind. Take the time… Continue reading

Spa Covers – Vital for Performance

Walk On Hot Tub Cover

A spa or hot tub is one of the most relaxing items you can add to a home. It gives you a place to relax, can help with aches and pains, and can even add property value to your home. There are a couple of things you’ll need to keep your hot tub working properly. These include the right chemicals, a good filter, and a quality hot top cover. When you own a hot tub or spa, the spa cover is one of the single most important components to your spa. It provides a lot of different benefits and when you get right down to it, your spa won’t even work without one.

Basically, most spas and hot tubs function just like a huge crock pot. The water passes through the system and is heated gradually. The water continues to cycle that way until the right temperature is reached. But… Continue reading

Custom Sandbox Covers are Easy to Find Online

Custom Boat Sandbox Covers

When you are looking for custom sandbox covers, it might not always be easy to find what you want. Fortunately, you can take the time to explore different styles and products online to get a lot more for your purchase. Custom and stylish covers are plentiful and you can even have custom designs made, giving you the chance to protect your child’s sandbox no matter what the issue might be.

There are a lot of reasons to shop for something like this online. Not only will it give you the chance to get the purchase that you need with ease, but you can save a lot of money, too. Forget trying to find outdoor stores and other places that might have these covers. When you shop online, it’s all right in front of you and you can get prices that will surely amaze. Give yourself the chance to check… Continue reading

The Benefits of Sandbox Covers

Commercial-95 Sandbox Cover

When you have a child’s sandbox without a sandbox cover, you know how it can quickly become a lot of things for a lot of other creatures. Bugs like to live in it. Cats like to go to the bathroom in it. It’s a free-for-all and you need to do what you can to stop that so that you can keep your child’s sandbox neat and clean. That is where a cover comes in handy. If the box didn’t come with one, you can buy one online to keep the sand protected and clean no matter what. You can also keep out the rain that could turn it into quicksand and the sun that could make it scorching hot.

There are a lot of different sizes and shapes to choose from when you are in the market for sandbox covers. It will be up to you to take… Continue reading

How to Choose the Right Motorcycle Cover

Motorcycle Covers

There are a lot of different motorcycle covers out there that you can choose from today. Some people immediately buy whatever they can find at the dealership or their local supply store, not realizing that there is much more selection online. If you are looking for the perfect cover for your bike, you have to make sure that you look at everything that you have to choose from. Here are some tips to help you choose the best cover for your bike, no matter what you have in mind:

-Shop by model or style if you can. Most covers are sold with the fitting information for various brands and styles of bikes. Some go by model number while others focus on a general style. You need to have an idea of the size of your bike so that you can get the right cover.

-Make sure that you check… Continue reading

Prep Your Course with Golf Cart Covers

Golf Cart Covers and Enclosures

Every golf course needs all the tools for a good game. Part of those tools include protective gear for the carts. Golf cart covers and enclosures are a bigger investment than you might realize, but they do give you the chance to protect your carts and give your players more to appreciate. Make sure that you take the time to check out all of the styles that you have to choose from so that you can get what you need. It’s all about sprucing up your course and showing off your accessories when other courses are lucky to have carts for players.

The trick is to shop online. When you do that, you can find custom covers and enclosures that will fit your carts perfectly. You can also find the best prices on these accessories so that you can get everything that you need. There’s no guarantee as to how… Continue reading

Get the Perfect Fit with Snow Blower and Covers

Snow Blower Cover

When you need something a little extra for your outdoor machines, the internet has everything that you need. Snow blower cab enclosures and covers, for example, are two tools that allow you to have a more pleasant time taking care of the snow and keeping your machine in tact over the years. You can find a lot of different styles and sizes to choose from to fit your machine, no matter what you have in mind. Just make sure that you take the time to check out your options and find what you want.

If you need custom work done, you can even find reputable companies that will create custom covers and enclosures for your needs with a few measurements and a little extra money for the custom labor. You’re still shopping online, of course, so it’s still a lot cheaper than many of the options that you have… Continue reading

Shade Sails for Every Need to Protect Your Investments

Shade sails

Shade sails are a great way to spruce up your backyard and get more enjoyment out of the outdoor living space that you have. There is something for just about everyone and you have to make sure that you get what you want. These innovative shades are all about protecting your patio and your outdoor furniture, no matter what you are trying to do. Whether you want more time outside or to keep your pool from getting too hot or dirty, these sails will help.

When you shop online, you can find a wide selection of shade sails to choose from. No matter how much you have to spend, it will be easy for you to get the best shades for less. There is so much that you can choose from and you can even get custom designs made today that will protect your family and your outdoor belongings so… Continue reading

How to Choose a Tractor and Mower Covers

Tractor and Mower Covers

When you are shopping for tractor and mower covers, you have a lot to choose from. You might think that a cover is a cover, but there’s actually a lot of selection. From different sizes and styles to various materials and colors, you can get just about anything that you want when you are looking for covers. Of course, you should always shop online to find the best selection and find quality cover specialists that know how to make the best products without charging you a fortune.

Buying the right tractor and mower covers is mostly about getting what you want. Beyond that, it’s all about looking at the details and figuring out what your options are. For starters, you will need to think about your budget. You should never spend more than you want because you just don’t have to. There are affordable options out there for everyone… Continue reading

Spend Less and Get More with Boat Covers Online

Lunex Boat RS2 Covers

Boating is a popular hobby but the biggest issue that people face is when they don’t live near the water. There are a lot of people who enjoy boating but live inland. They travel to the coast or to various lakes during boating season to get on the water and have a good time. Of course, keeping their boats in good shape can take a lot of work because they have to think about getting the supplies that they need and keeping things in good order when they’re not at the water’s edge.

Whether you store your boat at home or in a storage facility by your favorite body of water, you need to make sure that it’s protected. The off season can be harsh for boats that aren’t properly cared for and you deserve to keep yours looking its best. Boats aren’t cheap, by any means. It’s all about… Continue reading

How to Choose a Shade Cloth for Pergolas

Shade Cloth for Pergolas

There are a lot of different types of shade cloth that you can find for your pergola that will make it more accessible and enjoyable throughout the year. It doesn’t matter what you have to spend or what type of pergola you have because there are all kinds of shade cloth for pergolas out there. You will have to take a minute and think about your needs so that you can buy the perfect shade cloth, regardless of what you have in mind. Here are some things to think about:

-What kind of pergola do you have? You need to know the measurements and shape so that you can get fabricated shade cloth that fits appropriately. If your pergola is round, find a round cover. If it is rectangular, you need a cover that matches. It’s basically common sense.

-Look at the materials and colors of the shade cloth that… Continue reading

How to Buy Shade Sails

Shade Sails

Shade sails are a newer shade product that will give you the chance to get more for your money when it comes to protecting your backyard. These stylish shades are strung to poles, creating a unique and geometric sail-type design. This adds a touch of décor. They are also available in many different colors and styles so that you can pick and choose what you want. These can help reduce a lot of the UV rays on your patio and even in your home if they’re close enough, giving you more ways to enjoy the outside without the dangers or the heat.

If you are shopping for shade sails, you need to know what you are doing. You can’t just buy these like any other shade and hope for the best. They need to be measured for size so that they cover the space appropriately. They also need to… Continue reading

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