- Does NT Shade Provide building permits and certification?
Yes! All our our shade structures are built to code and come certified. Chris holds a current and updated self-certification ticket. In Darwin, all shade sails must be certified and comply with current regulations, Chris can ensure that your shade cloth complies.
- Do you charge for quotes?
No. We will come and do a free measure and quote. We are happy to help design your shade structure needs.
- Generally how long does it take to get an order started?
We usually get jobs completed between 4 - 6 weeks, but sometimes it can take longer. We'll give you an estimated time-frame when we provide your quote.
- What sort of warranty to you offer?
For residential jobs we use Rainbow Shade which comes with a 10 year warranty and our thread comes with a life-time warranty. We offer 2 year warranty on workmanship.
There are Government and Council requirements for how close your shade structure can be to a boundary. Each job varies according to the guidelines, depending on whether it is residential or commercial.
At NT Shade, our price includes approved and updated Self Certified Engineered drawings, Building Permit and Certification. Our Self-Certifier Number is 23929SC with the NT Government Building Board.
Note: All shade structures more than 30 square metres need Building Approval or an approved self-certifying manufacturer. Ref; https://nt.gov.au/property/building-and-development/build-or-renovate-your-home/building-a-garden-shed-carport,-fence-or-shade-structure
NT Shade are more than happy to assist you with these requirements.