alfresco365 is the trading name of Sherlock and Watson Ltd
Bespoke Rain & Shade Solutions

Rain and Shade solutions from Alfresco365

January 2023 update: regarding new installations, we now only service the Isle of Wight 

Rain and Shade solutions designed and built by Alfresco365 are bespoke and made to order to exactly fit each individual location and owners requirements. We are a small company serving customers on the  Isle of Wight.

Conservatory Sail Shades: for conservatories and any interior glazed space. Prices starting from £2,000.

conservatory shade sail, inshade conservatory sails an interior alfresco lifestyle shade solution

Shade Sails: bespoke individual and large installations of Sail Shades & Waterproof Sails. Prices starting from £4,000.

pair of layered white shade sail triangles fitted to chic modern home, alfresco lifestyle a la mode

Tensile Fabric Structures: tensioned hyperbolic shaped sails for high end properties. Prices starting from £6,000.

Hypar sail with varnished timber framework, an alfresco lifestyle rain and shade solution


Jumbo Parasols | Giant Umbrella: including the exceptional Vortex Storm, Aztec Shademaker cantilever & Tradewinds parasols. Prices starting from £3,000.

Giant white umbrella in garden with heaters, alfresco lifestyle weather protection

Retractable Arm Awnings: The original awnings with retractable arms – made to measure – wide range of fabrics/ Prices from £3000

retractable arm awning

Retractable Pergola Awnings:  the light weight retractable extension to your home with optional side screens. Prices starting from £4,000.

Bright green retractable awning an example of a practical modern style alfresco lifestyle structure

For online Rain and Shade solutions:  Servicing customers  throughout the UK  for parasols, parasol bases, replacement parasol canopies (Tradewinds and Bambrella), supply only shade sails, wall brackets and accessories go direct to our online shop. Prices starting from £125.

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Infrared Patio Heating: visit our Infrared Heating Ecommerce site here

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How we price & design your new Rain Shade structure

Stage 1: To build a desktop estimate of cost we need by email your address and POST CODE , 2 – 3 medium resolution photos of the location of the proposed structure, some dimensions, basic ideas eg awning / bespoke sail / jumbo parasol.

Stage 2: We will calculate a broad estimate of cost for options based on Stage 1 info.

Stage 3: If estimate is in budget (prices start from £2,000 for a very simple installation) and you wish to go forward we will visit site to survey and take full design & fabrication measurements. We charge for this survey, the charge covers our costs. If we are contracted for the work we deduct this survey charge from our final invoice. The survey fee is paid in advance.

Stage 4: Draw up full quotation / agree design etc.

Stage 5: Customer Order/ 50 %  deposit required/ Design canopy/ Agree specifications of awning etc. Order parts & fabricate.

Stage 6: Install. Balance payment on completion

Call Alfresco365 on  01983 754800 to discuss your alfresco lifestyle project.

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