Sunbrella Warranty


What makes SUNBRELLA fabric ® so durable?

Sunbrella fabric is the result of over 45 years of ongoing research and development. Sunbrella fabrics UV-resistant color pigments are fully blended into its high performance fibre. Sunbrella fabrics strength and color refuses to fade even under the harshest conditions, while retaining the softness of spun cotton.

Is Sunbrella furniture fabric waterproof?

Because Sunbrella fabrics are designed to be breathable, they are water repellent, but not completely waterproof. Overtime, the water repellency can be refreshed by using 303 High Tech Fabric Guard ™ (

How often do I need to thoroughly clean Sunbrella fabric?

The best way to keep Sunbrella fabrics looking good is to simply clean them as needed. Rinse off dirt, wipe spill as soon as they occur spot cleaning soon after stains occur. Occasional rainfall will help keep your umbrella canopy clean. Removable cushion covers may be machine-washed in cold water with mild laundry soap and air dried. For more stubborn stains, Sunbrella fabrics are bleach cleanable - Please refer to for more details on care and cleaning.

What about Mildew?

Mildew will not grow on Sunbrella fabric unless there is food, dirt or other organic matter on the fabric. Keeping Sunbrella clean is the best defense against mildew. Bleach and other mildew removers do not affect Sunbrella fabrics,so cleaning mildew is easy if it becomes necessary.

Can I put wet Sunbrella fabric in a clothes dryer?

Sunbrella fabrics do not absorb water and are designed to air - dry very quickly - usually within a matter of minutes. A clothes dryer is not necessary and will often overheat and shrink the fabric.

Do Sunbrella fabrics provide UV protection?

Sunbrella fabrics have been tested and proved to provide up to 98% UV protection from harmful effects of the sun when used in shade applications. Sunbrella fabrics have been awarded the "Seal of Recommendation" by The Skin Cancer Foundation, an international organization dedicated to the prevention of skin cancer (


Limited Warranty

This limited warranty is valid only if a copy of the invoice for the item purchased is submitted showing date of original purchase.

What is covered?

This limited warranty covers the fabric becoming unserviceable because of loss of color or strength from normal usage and exposure conditions, including sunlight, mildew and atmospheric chemicals. Consumer is responsible for normal care and cleaning of the fabric. This warranty covers fabric only. Glen Raven's liability is expressly limited to this warranty.

How long is the coverage period?

The limited warranty coverage period for Sunbrella fabrics runs for five years from the date of purchase.

What will Glen Raven do?

Glen Raven will supply new fabric free to replace that fabric that becomes unserviceable.

Getting warranty service

Call the dealer of the retailer from whom you purchased the product, to inspect the claim. They, in turn, will contact the manufacturer of the item purchased. The manufacturer will then contact Glen Raven and secure replacement fabric for you.


For more that 45 years, Sunbrella has been the leader in performance fabrics for awnings, boats and convertible automobile tops. Now, you can have the same performance for your home with Sunbrella decorative fabrics.

Sunbrella ® is a registered trademark of Glen Raven Inc.