Hello kimela and thank you for your question.
The Coolaroo 6 ft. x 15 ft. Wheat Shade Cloth with 90% UV Block is an excellent product to provide custom protection from the sun. This breathable fabric will reduce temperatures and allows your space to enjoy the breeze.
Check out ideas for using the Shade Cloth here: http://www.coolaroousa.com/view-pro...
Coolaroo also has some Do-It-Yourself Ideas that may inspire you here: http://www.coolaroousa.com/diy_idea...
Depending upon your installation from the house roof to another structure, you may need to sew, tie, or clip the fabric using the items selected below.
Best wishes on your project.