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    Outdoor Living Solutions

    Shade Sails

    Our Shade Sails are custom designed and tailored to suit any design of house, we have a range of fabric options and colours to suit any exterior design.

    Learn more about our Shade Sails
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    Commercial Solutions

    Shade Sails

    Our Shade Sails are custom designed and tailored to suit any design of house, we have a range of fabric options and colours to suit any exterior design.

    Learn more about our Commercial Shade Solutions
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    Motorhome Solutions

    Shademaker™ Awning

    Designed to be strong and wind resistant, the Shademaker™ Awning is ideal for Motorhomes, Campervans, buses and Caravans.

    Learn more about our Shademaker™ Awning
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    Outdoor Living Solutions

    Shade Sails

    Our Shade Sails are custom designed and tailored to suit any design of house, we have a range of fabric options and colours to suit any exterior design.

    Learn more about our Shade Sails

Making Shade is located in sunny Mount Maunganui, is a locally owned and operated business that can provide any shade or shelter solution around the home, business or school. 

We have been involved in the shade business since 1999 using a range of products from UV block fabric shade sails to custom designed fixed frame structures and retractable awnings.

With both Engineering staff and Textile Fabricators on the team, we design, measure, manufacture and install from our factory.

Manufacturers of wind breaks and outdoor blinds creating outdoor enclosures for residential, school, childcare or commercial premises.

Meet Our Team

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Stan & Raewyn
Mt Maunganui

We would just like to say how pleased we are with the "Shademaker" as it has been up in all weathers, including having several inches of snow dumped on it and it has held up steadfastly throughout.

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Gemma
Pillars Point

Just wanted to say that the sails look fantastic and we are getting some great compliments so thanks for the awesome job!