Spending summer in the backyard swimming pool is a quintessential Australian past-time. I know personally that my siblings and I would spend hours in our swimming pool every day as a kid. And, every single day, our mum would nag us about applying sunscreen.
As a parent, I can now understand her concern. We want our kids to spend wholesome time at home, off their Xbox, off TikTok, YouTube, or whatever the current fab is, which is why swimming pools are such an excellent investment. But, on the other hand, we want to know our kids are safe from the sun’s harmful UV Rays, which can often be unavoidable if you’re not around to remind them to apply sunscreen constantly.
Investing in a swimming pool umbrella in Sydney from Ashadya Australia solves this problem and many others. Whether you’re looking to protect your kids while they play in the pool or create a cool poolside sitting area to relax or entertain friends this summer, a swimming pool umbrella is the best solution.
Continue reading to discover more about the benefits of swimming pool umbrellas and the best type of umbrellas to choose for your Sydney home or commercial premise.
Benefits Of Swimming Pool Umbrellas
Swimming pool umbrellas offer many benefits to Sydney residential and commercial customers, such as hotels and Aquatic Centres. The most significant benefits are listed below:
Excellent Sun protection
The whole point of investing in a swimming pool umbrella in Sydney is to provide sun protection, so you can bet the swimming pool umbrellas offered by Ashadya Australia are at the top of their game in terms of the sun protection they offer.
Our swimming pool umbrellas offer extensive shade coverage in a range of sizes and shapes. Depending on the type and style of the umbrella, you can cover an area up to 36m2 in size. See Variety of Styles & Designs for more information regarding size and coverage.
High UV protection
To provide sun protection is one thing, but it’s the quality of the sun protection which matters the most. The higher the UV protection, the lesser the chances of you or your children getting sunburn from spending extended hours in or by the pool.
Our swimming pool umbrellas offer as much as 100% UV blockout protection and UPF of 50+ – these are vital ingredients in protecting our skin from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays. You can rest assured knowing your kids will be well protected under the shade of an Ashadya Australia swimming pool umbrella.
Swimming pool umbrellas are designed to be very easy to use. While some, like our CE Heavy Duty Umbrella, are fixed in position and require no operation at all, others like our cantilever umbrellas, our Shadowspec Unity Multi Mast Cantilever Umbrella, Shadowspec Serenity Rotating Cantilever Umbrella, and Vista Umbrella, are very easy to operate.
Cantilever umbrellas are ideal for pool locations because you can open and close them quickly, which comes in very handy in sudden storm conditions. You can also rotate the umbrella’s canopy as required, meaning you can match the sun’s movement to provide shade throughout the day.
Swimming pool umbrellas need to be high in quality, which is guaranteed in the range offered by Ashadya Australia. They need to not only be manufactured to the highest levels, but they also need to be made from the best fabrics and materials.
Our swimming pool umbrellas are manufactured from the most robust and durable materials and are backed by impressive warranties for your peace of mind.
Sydney often experiences winds over 100km/hr, and you want to know that your umbrella isn’t going to fail you and turn out to be a bad investment. The swimming pool umbrellas offered by Ashadya Australia are wind-rated umbrellas. They’re made and tested to withstand wind events to ensure guaranteed longevity.
As mentioned, our CE Heavy Duty Umbrellas are fixed in position. However, our range of cantilever swimming pool umbrellas feature portable bases, which means, along with rotating the canopy, you can also move the entire umbrella effortlessly to provide shade in another location.
The portable wheeled base options offer complete customised manoeuvrability. They are perfect for those wanting to shade a patio, sun lounges, or outdoor setting when the pool is not in use.
Variety of Styles & Designs
Whether you have a moderate budget or no budget at all, you’re sure to find a suitable style swimming pool umbrella to meet your location and price point requirements. We have umbrellas that can withstand as much as 148km/hr winds, solutions to shade large areas, and cost-effective options.
Each type of umbrella comes in various shapes and sizes, fabric options, and customisation options to ensure you find the perfect solution for your needs and budget.
Types Of Swimming Pool Umbrellas
Ashadya Australia is your number one choice for swimming pool umbrellas in Sydney. We offer a wide range of options, each of which can be customised in terms of shape, size, and fabric colours.
Our top four options include our CE Heavy Duty Umbrella, Shadowspec Unity Multi-Canopy Cantilever Umbrella, Shadowspec Serenity Rotating Cantilever Umbrella, and Vista Umbrella, which you can learn more about below.
CE Heavy Duty Umbrella
The CE Heavy Duty Umbrella is a heavy-duty swimming pool umbrella best suited for commercial applications such as hotels, resorts, and high wind areas. It features a fixed base (not portable), 100% UV blockout / UV Ray protection, and complete sun protection.
This swimming pool umbrella comes in Octagonal or Square shapes in various sizes, can withstand 80km/hr winds, and is available in a wide range of frame and canopy colours. The canopy is made from the most advanced awning fabric, either 100% acrylic or PVC Coated Polyester, to provide 100% UV blockout.
Shadowspec Unity Multi-Canopy Cantilever Umbrella
The Shadowspec Unity Umbrella is great for residential and commercial pools with average wind conditions. It features various base/mounting options, including wall fixings, a portable base, and the Skin Cancer Foundation’s seal of approval.
The testing requirements include an ultraviolet protection factor (UPF) of 30 or higher for clothing and fabrics and 99% or higher blockage of ultraviolet A (UVA) and ultraviolet B (UVB) radiation for sunglasses and UV films.
This swimming pool umbrella comes in Octagonal or Square shapes in various configurations, including one to four canopies, can withstand Beaufort 5 winds (33-41 km/hr), and is available in a wide range of canopy colours. The canopy is made from either Recasens or Sunbrella fabric to provide excellent UV blockout.
Shadowspec Serenity Rotating Cantilever Umbrella
The Shadowspec Serenity Rotating Cantilever Umbrella is another excellent choice for residential and commercial pools with average wind conditions. It features various base/mounting options, including wall fixings and a portable base, and like the Shadowspec Unity, the Shadowspec Serenity umbrella is also approved by the Skin Cancer Foundation.
This swimming pool umbrella comes in Octagonal or Square shapes, each in two sizes. It can withstand Beaufort 5 winds (33-41 km/hr). The canopy is available in either a Recasens or Sunbrella fabric, each of which offers a modern range of colours and excellent UV blockout.
The Vista Umbrella is another heavy-duty swimming pool umbrella. However, unlike the CE Heavy Duty Umbrella, it is cantilever operated, meaning you can rotate the canopy. It is also an excellent choice for areas that experience mid to high winds, holding a wind rating of 118kph open, 148kph closed. It is UV stabilised to UFP 50+ blocking UVA and UVB.
This swimming pool umbrella comes in three shapes, Hexagonal, Rectangular or Square, and in various sizes to span as much as 25 square metres, and is available in a range of frame and canopy colours. The canopy is architectural grade, fully welded, non-collapsible PVC.
With summer just around the corner, there’s no better time to invest in a swimming pool umbrella in Sydney than now. With the protection of a quality swimming pool umbrella from Ashadya Australia, you can relax knowing you and your children can spend hours in the pool without fear of getting sunburn. Moreover, the various styles, shapes and sizes available mean you can find the perfect umbrella to meet your needs and budget.
Swimming pool umbrellas offer excellent sun protection and high UV protection, are easy to operate, feature high-quality materials and manufacturing, provide flexible placement and are available in a wide range of styles, shapes and sizes.
Whether you’re after a fixed umbrella, a cantilever umbrella, or a portable umbrella that you can move to your porch or sun lounges when you’re not in the pool, you’ll find the perfect solution in our range.
Contact Ashadya Australia to discuss your options. Call 1300 570 901 or submit an online enquire with the following contact form.
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