Sunnyside Scribbles – May 2024



Topglass®: TWO TYPES – ENDLESS USES Topglass® is a translucent glass-reinforced plastic roofing product that has been specifically developed to combat the effect of UV rays and atmospheric pollutants. It’s commonly used in commercial and industrial applications. GC (GEL COAT)With a 130 micron EXO-SET 206 Premium Gelcoat applied to the weather surface of the sheeting, Topglass® GC offers exceptional resistance against corrosive atmospheres and provides protection against … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles – April 2024


Alsynite Custom Glaze flat polycarbonate in grey

Discover the Plastic that looks like Glass Do you know why Custom Glaze is one of our favourite products? This remarkable premium product is flat polycarbonate designed to look like glass or acrylic. ENJOY CLEAR, OPEN VIEWSBecause the sheets are 600mm wide, you need a lot less supporting structure – which means you get nice, big, clear, open areas of vision. You’ll find … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles – March 2024


Custom made shade cover from Sunnyside NZ

CUSTOM MADE SHADE SAILS Need a shade sail to fit a specific area? Shadetex® custom made shade sails are just the thing… Designed to withstand New Zealand’s extreme climate, the team at Shade Systems are the leaders when it comes to sun shade products. -Bespoke range – made to fit any space perfectly-Cover any area of any size with ease-Largest range of … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles – Summer 2023


Clear flat glazing sheets

Christmas Combined Special If you’re after a solid flat clear roofing solution take a look at our combined product special: FLAT POLYCARB ROOFING + JOINING SYSTEMfrom $197 per square meter Combined together, these two products make a beautiful and high quality outdoor clear roofing solution. And for a limited time, we’ve secured some amazing pricing on these products, packaging them into a Christmas … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles – Winter 2023



Outdoor Roofing and Shade Winter Discount Now OnlineGet a 5% discount with Sunnyside! Winter may not be the best time for outdoor renovations, but we’ve decided to make it the best time to stock up for a great summer of DIY or commercial building projects. Use our online code: WINTER23 Or mention it when you phone in for a quote or … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles – Summer 2022


Shadetex Shade Sails from Sunnyside - home

Summer shade in all shapes and sizesSummer is coming in fast, and experts are warning Kiwis to be extra cautious this summer.  Why the extra caution? Our ultraviolet (UV) radiation levels in 2022 are averaging much higher compared to 2021. A UV index level of 3 or more is enough to cause skin damage, leading to premature aging and increasing the risk of skin … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles – Spring 2022


Ellipse retractable awning NZ

The chaos of the building industry – and how we can helpMassive price increases, no availability, ridiculous lead times, stressed companies, terrible delivery service, lost or damaged goods… Why is it so hard to get building materials these days??! Of course “pandemic” is the reason that springs to mind for most of us. Sunnyside has been in business for over 50 years, … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles November 2021


Omni Screen: outdoor blinds for your summer spacesSleek, stylish and durable, the Omni Screen incorporates smart design and practicality, with instant shade and privacy thanks to the easy-to-operate roller system.  Create some shelter from the sun, wind, rain and insects with this beautiful and versatile addition to your patio, deck or outdoor area.Omni Screen is available in PVC (clear or tinted) … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles October 2021


What is a structural glazing assembly? It is a unique system designed to provide a joining, mounting, and sealing solution for various glazing materials. Suitable for glass, flat polycarbonate, Twinwall, and acrylic, it uses a top-cap compression clamping method to provide a positive clamping pressure onto the sheet. This creates an effective weather tight seal. Simple, powerful, and with a tidy … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles September 2021


Outdoor Roofing and Shade Crystalite: uniquely designed, universally enjoyed We do our research when it comes to supplying products, to ensure we’re offering the best quality on the market. So we have no problem with getting behind Alsynite’s popular and effective glazing panels: Crystalite Alsynite Crystalite is 250 times stronger than glass. Shatter resistant, their high impact durability doesn’t stop these … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles August 2021


Outdoor Roofing and Shade Roofing Iron: proving popular with Kiwi builders New Zealand’s stunning natural beauty comes at a cost – it’s also one of the harshest environments in the world. Intense UV damage, salt-laden air and heavy weather conditions are just some of the factors we deal with when building our homes, sprucing up our outdoor areas or simply installing a garden … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles July 2021


Outdoor Roofing and Shade   GUTTERSMART: the best way to declutter your gutter As builders and homeowners, we know the frustration of clogged gutters creating a waterfall, rotting leaves piling up in your spouting, and the endless cycle of cleaning up / another storm / cleaning up / another storm… Introducing GUTTERSMART Prevent leaves and debris from entering your gutters Spend less time … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles June 2021


Outdoor Roofing and Shade Devan Tanks: a wet winter winner Make the most of the rain over winter with a new product added to our line up. With ongoing water shortages (especially in Auckland), this could be a good idea! Devan Water Tanks are manufactured from the highest quality food grade polyethylene, giving long life and trouble free service. Did you … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles May 2021 – Winter Rains & Inspiration


Outdoor Roofing and Shade Ain’t no rain gonna stop this spouting Make sure your roof is ready for the rainy season with Marley spouting – a new product line, just in time for winter! Marley products are known for their longevity and clean style. And we supply the leading products on the market. For example, check out one of New Zealand’s most … Read More

Sunnyside Scribbles April 2021 – Introducing the newest Cast Acrylic Sheet and the smallest (and liveliest!) member of our team


Outdoor Roofing and Shade Hello from the Sunnyside Team! This is the launch of our monthly eNews – we’ll keep it short ‘n’ sweet! – and we hope you’ll stick around. You’ll get helpful tips and fresh ideas, links to featured products or video tutorials, and the odd little story or peek behind the scenes. This month we’re excited to introduce you to Astariglas … Read More