DIY floating canopy pool shade: 2' long 4" PVC pipe capped on the bottom and with a connector on the top just to eliminate the rough edges...slip canopy legs in and open it up while in the pool. Tie canopy strings to pool edge to keep it from floating around. We also tied pool noodles in a knot around the top of the pipe, just under the edge of the connector. Viola! Pool shade! More
Looking for an inexpensive and creative way to create shade at your upcoming outdoor wedding? Create a floating canopy! This can be done is a variety of colors and by attaching the balloons to the ground with golf tees and fishing line you can create the illusion that nothing is holding it in place while ensuring it doesn't blow away.