I Need to Replace the Crank on My Patio Umbrella?

Answer Installing a patio umbrella in your yard, patio or deck shields you from the sun and rain. However, folding patio umbrellas feature mechanical parts that are subject to failure after heavy use or d... Read More »

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How to Make a Patio Umbrella?

You can make your own round patio umbrella from either an old parachute or with nylon parachute material. This nylon material is not only durable and long-lasting, but rainproof as well. You can al... Read More »

How do I open a patio umbrella?

MethodPlace your patio umbrella in an appropriate umbrella holder. Release the Velcro strap, if it has one. Place your thumb on the release button, if there is one. Push gently upwards exposing the... Read More »

Can you dye an cloth patio umbrella?

Yes, you can die an cloth patio umbrella.But some people think not to use dark colors;such as black or brown.

Patio Umbrella Lighting Tips?

Umbrella lighting on patios and decks need not be a complicated affair. Incorporate the design of a patio umbrella into the lighting while planning and decorating. String lights can be attached aro... Read More »