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Accessible shade for all

March 1st, 2017 / By:  / Article published and authorised for copy here by Fabric Architecture Mag

In the desert of Arizona, shade is always in high demand. Following the popularity of its signature SUNAMI® shade structure, Tensile Shade Products LLC of Tucson, Ariz., wanted to expand its prefabricated shade structure product line to include another product that would provide more shade with a similar style, and would be a dynamic enhancement to commercial, public and private environments. The company’s solution was OSPREY®, a larger variation of […]

US Tennis Open shaded by Polyfab USA

comshade tennis open USA polyfabIf you’re a tennis fan, and have been looking forward to the upcoming US Open (August 31 – September 13, 2015), you might check on their official website (www.usopen.org) and read:

“Fans coming to this year’s US Open will not have to look long or hard to discover what’s
new at the 2015 event. They need only look up. The superstructure for the roof over Arthur Ashe Stadium is
complete, with more than 6,000 tons of steel surrounding Arthur Ashe Stadium in a technological first:
constructing a stand-alone support […]

New Sales flyers and digital sample cards

We have just released new printed flyers for all three fabric lines:

Polyfab flyers

These will soon be shipped to your local distributors, so check with them if you need any for handing out to your customers or for home & garden shows.

We also have these same pieces available in an electronic version—our “Digital Sample Card”. These have already been sent out to your distributor, and we have attached a copy of each of these to the email with this newsletter.

In addition, we are getting these pieces translated into Spanish, so will have them distributed […]

Polyfab USA is going to the dogs

polyfabYes, it’s official — Polyfab USA is going to the dogs…and cats…and rabbits… Specifically, our Comtex® Red and Aquamarine and Polyfab ProTM Shade Sail Hardware is being used for shade sails over several areas of the Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS):

We were approached by Patrick Howe of Shazeebo, who has done several jobs already for this charitable organization. He asked if Polyfab would be willing to donate the fabric and hardware for this job, and Shazeebo would donate the labor.

PolyfabWe agreed, and a few weeks […]

Revised care & Maintenance instructions (Polyfab USA)

We have revised our Shadecloth Care & Maintenance Instructions. Previously we had recommended “mild dish soap”, but were advised that even some dish soaps can contain harsh chemicals that can be injurious to fabrics. So, we now advise the use of Polyfab ProTM Shade Sail Cleaner.

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Polyfab USA LLC opens for business in Southern California

MANHATTAN BEACH, CA – February 10, 2009 – For over 14 years Polyfab Australia has been supplying quality knitted shadecloth for Architec shade sails and tension membrane structures in the commercial and residential markets.  Until 2008 they distributed their fabric in North America through independent distribution.   In order to enhance customer service and bring inventory closer to the shade fabricator “It is a good time to expand”, according to the Company Director, Barry Jamieson.  Even in this economic downturn, planned infrastructure investment for new schools and public buildings will increase demand for shade structures to protect people from excessive UV […]