Materials

Are you seeking the best coverings for your furniture and other equipment? At Creative Covers, we don’t make a flimsy “one-size-fits-all” product. Instead, we design and manufacture standard and customs for several different varieties of equipment. Residential and industrial covers, custom patio furniture covers, chair covers, grill covers, island covers, custom cart covers, the list is nearly endless.

Below is a helpful grid of commonly used materials and fabrics that should answer some of your questions. To obtain a full description of each material, simply scroll down. To view color selection, click on the link beneath the material description.

Specialty Materials

Anti-Static, ESD Material, Herculite 20 Laminated, Safety Material

Note: Wind exposure will damage any cove. Stress or damage (i.e. abrasions, holes, tearing) caused by wind is not covered by warranty. Repairs can be made and are subject to repair charges. Fabric performance is based on normal environmental conditions. Fabrics will have a shorter lifespan in elevated conditions (i.e desert, full sun, high heat, extreme cold). Seams are not waterproof.

Materials For Residential Use

Solution Dyed Marine Polyester (7.85 oz)

Solution Dyed Marine Polyester (7.85 oz)

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Made of medium weight 600-denier polyester with polyurethane water repellent coating, UV and mildew resistant.  Available in khaki. View Color Card
Harbor Time Edge (11 oz)

Harbor Time Edge (11 oz)

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HarborTime Edge marine fabric presents Perfecta Marine® technology, which offers premium heat reduction, heat reflection, and UV performance. This mildew-resistant and water-repellent fabric provides maximum strength and lasting color. Uses: Grill Islands, Patio Furniture, great on Firepits, equipment covers, etc. Manufactured in the USA, the vinyl-coated polyester fabric is supported by an industry-leading 7-year warranty. Available Colors: Antique Beige, Shale Grey and Onyx (Black). View Color Card
Aqualon Edge (8.75 oz)

Aqualon Edge (8.75 oz)

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Aqualon Edge is an exclusive marine fabric from presents Perfecta Marine® technology, the material brings superior heat reduction, heat reflection, and UV resistance. For optimal performance, the canvas fabric defends against water, peeling, cracking, fading, mildew, and rot.  With a vinyl-coated polyester outside and smooth underside, it keeps interior temperatures cool and surfaces protected. Ideal applications include boat covers, tops, and enclosures. For a natural appearance, try Aqualon Edge in Basic Beige (5968). Uses: Grill Islands, Ptio Furniture, Firepits etc. Manufactured in the USA, fabric is supported by an industry-leading 7-year warranty. Available Colors: Basic Beige and Slate Grey.View Color Card
Sur Last (7 oz)

Sur Last (7 oz)

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Sur Last can be used for many applications that require UV protection, including boat covers, bimini tops, boat storage covers, furniture covers, tonneau covers, luggage, and camping enclosures just to name a few. Sur Last is a very colorfast protective material, and because it is solution- dyed, the colors will not fade or wash out. Sur Last stands up to wind, rain, pollutants and chemicals that will make other fabrics fade. It has high UV, mold and mildew resistance, excellent tear and abrasion resistance. Uses: Grill Islands, Patio Furniture, Firepits, Equipment, Carts, etc. Backed by a manufacturer's 3 limited warranty.  Available colors: Sand. View Color Card
Marine Vinyl (28 oz)

Marine Vinyl (28 oz)

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Marine vinyl is water resistant, mildew resistant, and durable.  This is the material of choice of the boating industry in making boat seats. It also contains mildew resistant chemicals, properties.    This material holds up well under the toughest condition and cleans easily. Material has a 5 year limited warranty.   Available colors: black, moonbeam (tan) and seal gray. View Color Card
WeatherMax 80 (8 oz)

WeatherMax 80 (8 oz)

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Super high strength and durability combine with long-term color retention to deliver a truly versatile outdoor fabric for a variety of applications. The industry’s most balanced and cost-effective fabric available for marine covers or other outdoor applications requiring outstanding durability, higher water repellence and excellent breathability. Utilizing breakthrough UV technology, WeatherMAX not only goes the distance with the long term color retention of traditional acrylic fabrics, but reaches far beyond for superior water resistance and durability. With engineered yarn memory, WeatherMAX always maintains a sophisticated appearance and never exhibits unsightly sagging from age, rain or exposure.  Our HydroMax™ finish means no coatings for a cleaner environment and an excellent breathable fabric for outstanding mold and mildew resistance.  Uses: Grill Islands, Patio Furniture, equipment, cart covers, etc..  Backed by a manufacturer's 10 limited warranty.  Available colors: Sand or Light Charcoal. View Color Card
WeatherMax 3-D (takes shape) (7.2 oz)

WeatherMax 3-D (takes shape) (7.2 oz)

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WeatherMAX 3D utilizes the same fiber technology that has powered WeatherMAX fabrics to be durable with long-term UV and fade resistance. However, conventional marine fabrics are inherently dimensionally stable and therefore only move on two axes, causing significant problems in fitting difficult patterns or forms. The unique construction of WeatherMAX 3D produces high levels of elasticity to provide flexibility in three dimensions and form-fit virtually anything.  Under tension WeatherMAX 3D stretches up to 20% and when tension is released it contracts to its original size.  WeatherMAX 3D offers enhanced UV protection, water resistance, breathability and will form to fit any outdoor canvas imaginable. WeatherMAX 3D is soft and pliable, yet it is highly resistant to rips, tears and abrasion.  Colors: Light Charcoal Only. View Color Card
Sunbrella Canvas (9 oz)

Sunbrella Canvas (9 oz)

With Sunbrella fabrics, you will never again have to fret over fading, mildew or constant cleaning.  The durability of these tremendously popular fabrics has made them the number one option for marine and awning applications plus much more!  Sunbrella provides a huge assortment of colors and designs for you to choose from. This fabric is created from 100% Sunbrella Acrylic, is mildew resistant, water repellent and meets California Technical Bulletin 117-2013 Class 1 standards. It also comes with a 10 year warranty.  Uses: Grill Island, Firepits, Patio Furniture, etc..  Many colors to choose from. View Color CardSunbrella Cleaning Video
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Solid

Tweed

Sunbrella Plus Canvas (10 oz)

Sunbrella Plus Canvas (10 oz)

Sunbrella Plus collection, is a marine fabric that includes a durable polyurethane and acrylic undercoating for superior water resistance. This amazing fabric is only one of several Sunbrella fabrics that always performs well in the toughest conditions. Sunbrella is perfect for environments where water repellency is important, such as bimini covers, patio furniture, boat covers, and more!  Made of 100% Sunbrella acrylic, this fabric is water repellent, and mildew resistant. Material has a 5 year limited warranty. View Color CardSunbrella Cleaning Video
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Firesist (Fire Retardant)

Firesist (Fire Retardant)

RESIST delivers a state-of-the-art combination of flame retardant performance and UV resistance.  FIRESIST fabric is woven from high UV and fade resistant solution dyed fiber with a proprietary coating and finish that results in superior weather, stain, mildew and flame resistance.  Extremely strong and tear resistant, FIRESIST is engineered for ease of fabrication, and features a lighter weight. FIRESIST's deep, rich colors deliver long lasting good looks and are color transfer resistant. Made in the USA. View Color Card
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SeaMark (Waterproof) (16 oz)

SeaMark (Waterproof) (16 oz)

An exterior grade, waterproof  marine.  Made by combining Sunbrella® fabric with a textured marine grade vinyl. Ideal for boat tops and covers. Backed by a five-year manufacturer’s limited warranty.  Fabric: 100% Acrylic bonded to vinyl, Finish: Top: Fluorocarbon finish. UV, water, mildew and fade resistant.  Back: Textured marine grade vinyl for waterproof finish.  5 - year warranty. View Color Card
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RecWater (Waterpoof) (16oz)

RecWater (Waterpoof) (16oz)

Color Options
The RecWater canvases are made of solution-dyed acrylic fibers with PVC coating on one side, which makes it absolutely waterproof. The PVC coating is colored to match with the color of the acrylic, thus, it is possible to combine the elegance of the acrylic fabric with PVC waterproof performance. 5 year limited warranty. Colors: Linen tweed and Black only. View Color Card
Sunbrella Supreme (Waterproof) (12.5 oz)

Sunbrella Supreme (Waterproof) (12.5 oz)

Sunbrella Supreme combines a premium, waterproof fabric with the beauty and durability Sunbrella brand marine fabrics are known for. This exterior marine fabric has a 100% solution dyed acrylic face and an acrylic flocking (soft) on the underside for exceptional durability and mildew resistant. It is constructed using a unique bonding process that securely adheres the acrylic flocking to the Sunbrella fabric, providing a waterproof barrier. 5 year warranty. View Color CardSunbrella Cleaning Video
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Stamoid Light (Watrproof) (8.3 oz.)

Stamoid Light (Watrproof) (8.3 oz.)

Color Options
Stamoid marine is colorfast, mildew resistant and waterproof. It maintains its flexibility in temperature extremes from the hot tropics to the coldest Great Lakes winters. Stamoid's vinyl coating assures dirt resistance and cleanability.     5 year limited warranty. Colors Available: Sand, Pearl Grey, Silver and Black only. View Color Card
Nautimar Canvas (Waterpoof) (9oz)

Nautimar Canvas (Waterpoof) (9oz)

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The Nautimar canvases are made from high tenacity polyester, PVC coated, and embossed on one side. It is a light weight product, easy to store, totally waterproof, and its finish is specially formulated for easy cleaning. Perfectly resists rot, mildew and color fading under normal atmospheric conditions. 5 year limited warranty. Colors Available: Sand only

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Phifertex Mesh

Phifertex Standard Mesh

Phifertex Standard Mesh fabrics are produced from 100% PVC. The mesh fabric combines durable polyester with a vinyl coating for reliable defense against weather and repeated use. For protection that lasts, Phifertex mesh fabrics are armed with an antimicrobial agent from Microban®. The blend defends against stain and odor-causing bacteria, mildew, and mold. For routine care, simply clean with soap or bleach. The material also resists fading and ripping for lasting utility. This makes Phifertex the industry leader in outdoor fabrics. This product line is GREENGUARD® certified to meet rigid environmental standards. Made in the USA. Warranty: 3 years.View Color Card
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Materials For Commercial/Industrial Use

Polyester Canvas-PVC (10.5 oz)

Polyester Canvas-PVC (10.5 oz)

Color Options
Made of heavyweight 600x300-denier polyester with vinyl backing. It is woven into a durable canvas and coated with vinyl. Available colors: black, charcoal, light gray and tan. View Color Card
Solution Dyed Marine Polyester (7.85 oz)

Solution Dyed Marine Polyester (7.85 oz)

Color Options
Made of medium weight 600-denier polyester with polyurethane water repellent coating, UV and mildew resistant.  Available in khaki.View Color Card
DAF CoverFab (9oz)

DAF CoverFab (9oz)

Color Options
CoverFab fabric is anti-bacterial, fluid proof, and mildew resistant. Available in dune color. Uses: Hospital carts and trays.View Color Card
Tyvek 2.9oz

Tyvek 2.9oz

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Tyvek® combines all the best physical properties and characteristics of paper, film, and fabric - in one exceptional material. While most products offer water resistance or breathability, Tyvek® offers both. It is equally strong and protective in wet or dry conditions. Tyvek® is lightweight, flexible, smooth, particulate free, opaque, and resistant to water, rot & mildew, chemicals, abrasion, and aging. It has a high strength-to-weight ratio and is pH 7 (neutral). Made from 100% high-density polyethylene fibers, Tyvek® is manufactured in a unique flash-spinning process without the use of binders. Available in white only. Tyvek is backed by a two year limited warranty.
Nylon 210D (4 oz) & 420D (7 oz)

Nylon 210D (4 oz) & 420D (7 oz)

Color Options
Made of light weight (210) and medium weight (420) denier nylon pack cloth.  This urethane coated fabric has excellent resistance to abrasion, rot and mildew.  Highly water repellent and quick drying.  This material is light in weight and both the 210 and 420 are available in the following colors: black, light gray and royal blue.View Color Card
Herculite Laminated Fabrics (10 &18 oz)

Herculite Laminated Fabrics (10 &18 oz)

Color Options
Made of light weight (210) and medium weight (420) denier nylon pack cloth.  This urethane coated fabric has excellent resistance to abrasion, rot and mildew.  Highly water repellent and quick drying.  This material is light in weight and both the 210 and 420 are available in the following colors: black, light gray and royal blue.View Color Card
Laminated Polyester Vinyl (10oz)

Laminated Polyester Vinyl (10oz)

 
Made of medium duty laminated polyester, this fabric has high tensile and tear strength. Its other characteristics include: abrasion, weather and rot resistance; waterproof; fire retardant quality; and easy to clean. This material is light in weight and is available in the following colors: gray and beige. 
VCP (14, 16 and 18 oz)

VCP (14, 16 and 18 oz)

 
Multi-Purpose fabric is designed for use in a variety of applications in the industrial and commercial/military tarpaulin industry, including use in backpacks, bellows, canopies, curtains, dock shelters, gym mats and covers, airline baggage carts, bags, tarps and equipment covers.  This vinyl coated polyester fabric offers ease of handling and fabrication, and is resistant to inclement weather conditions and ultraviolet light. Made in the U.S.A., the fabric is subjected to exacting physical and chemical control tests to assure the highest standard of performance.  Colors: Black 
Translucent Reveal (8.5 oz)

Translucent Reveal (8.5 oz)

 
Fluid proof, flame retardant, anti-microbial, tear resistant, easily cleanable, anti-static  and stain resistant. Color: clear. 
Polyester Duck (6 oz)

Polyester Duck (6 oz)

 

Color: White

Uses: Carts, equipment, storage units.

 
Clear Vinyl 10 & 20 Gauge

Clear Vinyl 10 & 20 Gauge

 
Clear Marine Vinyl. Available in Medium weight 10-12 gauge and heavy weight 20 gauge. 
ESD

ESD

 
A lightweight, high strength, flame resistant, break and tear strength fabric.  Please call in for availability. 
GVC (18 oz)

GVC (18 oz)

 
GVC is a type of hard-working all-weather fabric. Complementing our truck tarp line, GVC is an ideal choice for situations demanding a strong, durable tarp fabric. GVC resists rips, tears, abrasion and punctures. Well performing for all kinds of fitted, flat and special-duty tarps. It stays tough and can be easily handled at very low temperatures.  Colors Available: Brown, Black and Grey. 
Burlington C-3 (Anti-Static Fabric)

Burlington C-3 (Anti-Static Fabric)

 
Burlington C3 is a densely woven, static dissipative fabric made of 99% filament polyester with 1% carbon fiber. Is engineered to meet up to and including a Class 10 (ISO Class 4) cleanroom's rigid demands for the microelectronics, semiconductor, disk drive, laser and other similar industries. The C3 high density, ESD double stripe fabric apparel system is designed to guard against airborne particles and to dissipate static charges. (Thin, nylon type. Colors currently available Royal Blue and Navy Blue.)