Many homes have a courtyard area surrounded by the brick walls or other homes or by a high fence for privacy. Often, it is the only space the residents have to get outside and enjoy some fresh air. Unfortunately, in a hot climate the courtyard is often too hot to sit in, or even grow plants in. One way to make it cooler is by installing shade sails.
Sails make a pleasant shady area for everyone to enjoy and they screen out around 98% of those harmful UV rays. And because they are up high there is enough room that the breeze can get underneath them and help to cool the area even more. Instead of having the hot sunlight pouring down into your confined space, there will be shade, so you’ll get much more use from this small alfresco area.