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How to enhance a resort or hotel exterior space and increase sales

Posted by Jonathan Blampied on 17-Jan-2019 13:37:42

Outdoor spaces have the opportunity to elevate the experience of your guests. When outdoor spaces go unused or un-optimised, they're not contributing to your bottom line.

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Topics: Outdoor Umbrellas, commercial umbrella, commercial outdoor umbrella

What is a wind rating and why should you care?

Posted by Jonathan Blampied on 05-Dec-2018 16:59:07

Whether in the hospitality industry or the outdoor area of your home, there are few things more chaotic than the scene of a patio on a windy day. Just picture it: With one powerful gust, an umbrella could take flight, taking tables, cutlery and potentially people with it. Trying to wrangle outdoor umbrellas down before this scene becomes a reality isn't always an easy task.

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Topics: Outdoor Umbrellas, Outdoor Area Ideas, wind resistant umbrella, commercial outdoor umbrella

How To Care For the Fabric of your Outdoor Umbrella in Changing Seasons

Posted by Jonathan Blampied on 15-Mar-2018 09:57:00

As the change of seasons slowly settles in upon us, the life-span of your outdoor furniture really starts to depend on how well you care for it during the transitional periods. Many people often bring in or cover their outdoor furniture, but tend to neglect their patio umbrellas.

Here are a few of our top tips to keep your outdoor umbrella's Sunbrella shade fabric in the best condition, and make sure you get as much use out of it as possible. 

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Topics: Sun Protection, Product Care, Umbrella Care, Outdoor Umbrellas, Shade systems, cantilever umbrella, Outdoor Shade, Quality, Sunbrella, wind resistant umbrella, Pool Umbrella, commercial umbrella, commercial outdoor umbrella

The Best Commercial Umbrellas for Bars and Restaurants

Posted by Jonathan Blampied on 07-Mar-2018 13:18:00

When it comes to selecting the best commercial umbrellas for your bar or restaurant, choosing something that is both visually appealing and long-lasting is the key.

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Topics: Australian Sun, Sun Protection, Product Care, Umbrella Care, cantilever umbrella, Cafe Umbrella, Outdoor Shade, Outdoor Area Ideas, Sunbrella, commercial umbrella, Restaurant umbrella, commercial outdoor umbrella

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