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The benefits of installing Shade Sails

August 15, 2022

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Residential

A Shade Sail is one of the most cost effective solutions when looking to expand your living space with UV protection and shade from the harsh New Zealand sun

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Outdoor Rooms: Making the Most of Alfresco Living

July 3, 2022

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Residential

Outdoor rooms increase the habitable space of your home, enhance your entertaining options and help to harmonise the indoor and outdoors spaces of your home.

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Essential Shade Sail Cleaning

June 17, 2022

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Maintenance

As winter makes its presence felt, it makes sense to start thinking about taking down your shade sails, assessing for any maintenance requirements and storing them

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What state are your shade sails in?

September 17, 2021

Blog
Residential

Here's some insights into what to look for in a high quality shade sail installation and some tips for keeping your shade sails well maintained

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How Do Retractable Awnings Work?

April 5, 2021

Blog
Residential

Are you looking for a convenient solution to protect your patio from the rain and sun? Then you might consider the benefits of retractable awnings.

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Cleaning And Maintaining Your Outdoor Blinds

April 5, 2021

Blog
Maintenance

Cleaning And Maintaining Your Outdoor Blinds

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The simple yet effective Technology behind Shade Sails

April 5, 2021

Blog
Education

Find out about the simple yet effective technology behind Shade Sails

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Elevate Your Patio Experience: The Advantages of Retractable Awnings

April 5, 2021

Blog
Residential

Step into a world where your outdoor space transforms effortlessly with the changing seasons, welcoming you, rain or shine. The key? The perfect Retractable Awning.

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Are You Wondering What Patio Blinds Are?

April 5, 2021

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Residential

Patio blinds- what are they and why you should have them?

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Expanding Your Living Space: The Benefits of a Retractable Roof Pergola

July 1, 2024

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Residential

If you’re seeking a way to elevate your outdoor living experience, a retractable roof pergola might be the transformative addition you’ve been looking for

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Elevate Your Patio Experience: The Advantages of Retractable Awnings

January 30, 2024

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Residential

Step into a world where your outdoor space transforms effortlessly with the changing seasons, welcoming you, rain or shine. The key? The perfect Retractable Awning.

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A Guide to Selecting Patio Blinds: Tailoring Choices to Your Home’s Environment and Climate

January 26, 2024

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Residential

Points to consider when it comes to choosing patio blinds based on your home’s natural environment and climate

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Lidgard Celebrates 50 Years of Quality and Innovation

September 28, 2023

Blog
Residential

Join us as we reflect on our 50 Years journey; from humble beginnings to becoming a trusted leader in the shade solutions and sail industry.

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Year-Round Outdoor Living: The Benefits of Retractable Roofs, Fixed Frame Canopies, and Outdoor Blinds

September 4, 2023

Blog
Residential

As the temperature drops, many homeowners retreat indoors and abandon their outdoor living spaces. But what if you could enjoy the garden even during winter months?

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New Zealand made Outdoor Blinds for Kiwi conditions

October 18, 2022

Blog
Residential

Whether you’re looking to add flexible shelter for sun protection for a new or existing space, our Outdoor Blinds are the ultimate flexible sophisticated solution

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The benefits of Retractable Awnings: the best of both worlds

September 19, 2022

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Residential

if you’re looking to create UV sun cover and shelter but maximise your ability to enjoy the sun when you wish, Retractable Awnings are possibly the most versatile

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Why you should be installing Retractable Blinds this summer

September 6, 2022

Blog
Residential

Need to add shelter, UV protection or privacy to your outdoor space this summer? Create sheltered living spaces in your outdoor areas with a customised patio blind

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The benefits of installing Shade Sails

August 15, 2022

Blog
Residential

A Shade Sail is one of the most cost effective solutions when looking to expand your living space with UV protection and shade from the harsh New Zealand sun

Read More

Outdoor Rooms: Making the Most of Alfresco Living

July 3, 2022

Blog
Residential

Outdoor rooms increase the habitable space of your home, enhance your entertaining options and help to harmonise the indoor and outdoors spaces of your home.

Read More

Outdoor Blinds: the answer to creating your all-weather entertaining space

January 3, 2022

Blog
Residential

Find out how to create a really enjoyable all-day, all-weather entertaining space with Outdoor Blinds

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What state are your shade sails in?

September 17, 2021

Blog
Residential

Here's some insights into what to look for in a high quality shade sail installation and some tips for keeping your shade sails well maintained

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Why Buy A Shade Sail For Your House?

May 18, 2021

Blog
Residential

Here are some great reasons why you should consider buying a Shade Sail.

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The benefits of using a Shade Sail for your patio

April 5, 2021

Blog
Residential

Does your patio get unbearably hot? The Benefits of using a Shade Sail for our patio

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Are You Wondering What Patio Blinds Are?

April 5, 2021

Blog
Residential

Patio blinds- what are they and why you should have them?

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Elevate Your Patio Experience: The Advantages of Retractable Awnings

April 5, 2021

Blog
Residential

Step into a world where your outdoor space transforms effortlessly with the changing seasons, welcoming you, rain or shine. The key? The perfect Retractable Awning.

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Common Problems and Solutions with Retractable Awnings and Shade Sails

April 5, 2021

Blog
Residential

Common Problems and Solutions with Retractable Awnings and Shade Sails

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How Do Retractable Awnings Work?

April 5, 2021

Blog
Residential

Are you looking for a convenient solution to protect your patio from the rain and sun? Then you might consider the benefits of retractable awnings.

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5 Things To Consider When Choosing Your Retractable Awning

April 5, 2021

Blog
Residential

Choosing the right awning can be a difficult decision. Here are some factors to consider when choosing awnings.

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Opt For Shade Sails As An Innovative & Versatile Shade Solution

December 19, 2020

Blog
Residential

With so many shade solution options available, what sets shade sails apart? Learn here all the differences and advantages

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How Outdoor Blinds Can Help You Save On Energy Costs

December 2, 2020

Blog
Commercial

Outdoor blinds are a great way to protect any outdoor space from the elements. However, did you know that it could also save you money by reducing your energy costs?

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Optimise Your Business Space With Retractable Awnings

August 24, 2020

Blog
Commercial

Retractable Awnings For Existing Outside Business Sections Retractable awnings are the perfect solution for businesses that operate all year long.

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And our Melanoma NZ Get Spotted Winners Are... Thames South School

December 13, 2023

Blog
Education

Once again we proudly sponsored Melanoma New Zealand's Awareness Competition 'Get Spotted' and we were really excited to share the winners of this year's competition

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How to Maintain your School’s Shade Sail

March 2, 2023

Blog
Education

Following these key maintenance strategies for your School's Shade Sails you can extend their lifespan and help avoid unforeseen expenses

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We’re proud to award a $20,000 bespoke shade sail to Cottage Kindergarten

November 23, 2022

Blog
Education

We've been very excited to kickstart our sponsorship of Melanoma NZ by awarding a bespoke shade sail to one very happy school

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The simple yet effective Technology behind Shade Sails

April 5, 2021

Blog
Education

Find out about the simple yet effective technology behind Shade Sails

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4 Tips to Help You Choose a Retractable Awning Contractor

April 5, 2021

Blog
Education

Are you preparing to install a retractable awning in your yard? If you are searching for a contractor, then you need to consider a few important factors

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Essential Shade Sail Cleaning

June 17, 2022

Blog
Maintenance

As winter makes its presence felt, it makes sense to start thinking about taking down your shade sails, assessing for any maintenance requirements and storing them

Read More

Cleaning And Maintaining Your Outdoor Blinds

April 5, 2021

Blog
Maintenance

Cleaning And Maintaining Your Outdoor Blinds

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