AUSTRALIA’S LEADING SUPPLIER OF SPECIALISED TEXTILES INCLUDING STATE-OF-THE-ART SUN PROTECTION FABRICS FOR SHADE SAILS AND STRUCTURES
Established in 1983, Ricky Richards is an industry leader in the supply of specialised textile solutions for a multitude of applications, including architectural shade sails and structures, window furnishing, and wide-format print media.
With over 40 experienced employees and a sales force with extensive industry knowledge, Ricky's team of experts are trusted advisors in the specialised textiles market.
Ricky Richards maintains large stock holdings and has long-standing relationships with some of the most innovative manufacturers in the world. The company also specialises in custom designed fabrics to suit specific applications.
A family owned and operated business with a commitment to excellence in customer service, all products come with the support of the Ricky Richards team.
PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
Ricky shade fabrics can be used for shade sails and structures in a variety of locations including, but not limited to, carparks, playgrounds, theme parks, swimming pools, sporting areas, schools and council recreation spaces.
Coolshade | A premium engineered fabric that offers a high UVR protection (up to 95 percent), and is mould and mildew resistant. Ideal for small to medium size shade projects.
Coolshade is 100 percent recyclable, available in 12 popular colours, and supported by a 10-year warranty.
Bochini | A brand new Type 0 tensile structure fabric. Bochini is an FR treated PVC with a PVDF lacquer finish that is ideal for lightweight tensioned structures, marquees and tents.
Available in 11 colours — with four colours directly inspired by Colourbond® — there is an option to suit every project. Bochini is the only three-metre-wide Type 0 PVC available on the Australian market. Supported by a 10-year warranty.
Tensile Architecture (TA) Range | Available from Type 1 to Type 5, these extremely high-quality PVC tensile structure fabrics have a PVDF coating, are strong, stable and abrasion-resistant. The complete range is waterproof, UV stabilised and FR treated.
Manufactured in Belgium by Sioen Industries, the Ricky TA range was developed specifically for large scale engineered structures. Supported by a 10-year and 15-year warranty respectively.
A percentage of sales from all Ricky Richards shade fabrics are donated to Melanoma Institute Australia (MIA) to support vital research and help them reach their goal of zero deaths from melanoma.