Title:
Screw-in beach umbrella with matching animal-print color floor mat
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
A screw-type tip modification for a standard beach umbrella pole, that makes it easier for the task of anchoring it into the sand by simply twisting the pole by hand without the need of tools or special handles. A wrap around the beach umbrella pole floor mat with a unique zebra-print color to stand apart from traditional beach umbrella colors.


Inventors:
De Oliveira, Camila Silva (Fort Myers, FL, US)
Application Number:
12/800789
Publication Date:
09/08/2011
Filing Date:
05/24/2010
Primary Class:
International Classes:
A45B25/00
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Claims:
1. THE SCREW-TYPE MODIFICATION FOR A STANDARD BEACH UMBRELLA POLE, The unique zebra-print color and the specially designed wrap around the beach pole floor mat with matching zebra-print color it is illustrated and described. CONCLUSION In sum, the described invention includes a beach umbrella with an added screw type thread in the bottom pole of the umbrella to make the task of anchoring the umbrella into the ground easier and without the need of additional tools or special handles. In addition, This invention also includes a matching zebra-print colored wrap around the beach umbrella pole floor mat with an easy to open and install feature

Description:

FIELD OF INVENTION

This invention generally it is based on the field of outdoor umbrellas and more specifically, in the necessity to secure the umbrella unto the floor easily and without the need of additional tools and/or attachments. In addition, a color matching floor mat designed especially to wrap around the umbrella pole. Furthermore, a unique zebra-print colored look to stand apart of the classic beach umbrella colors.

BACKGROUND OF INVENTION

Beach umbrellas are a very common item to use at the beach because it provides a great protection from the sun rays. People goes to the beach when it is mostly sunny, but at the same time, we need protection from an extreme overexposure from the sun.

Beach umbrellas are usually made of a two piece metal pole (top and bottom) and a wire structure that opens and closes in a retractable manner, this action takes place in the top part of the metal pole. The bottom part it is inserted into the sand by digging a hole that in some cases it is hard to do due to the surface of the sand being hard. So, by adding a screw-type tip to the bottom of the pole will make inserting the pole into the sand very easy by simply twisting the pole by hand like a screwdriver and without the need of additional tools or special handles. The more insertion of the pole into the sand, the more secure it will stand the force of wind. Once the bottom part of the umbrella it is properly inserted into the sand, it can support the top part of the umbrella.

The floor mat is becoming a popular need to lay down at the beach to relax and to rest under the shade of the beach umbrella. Adding a especially designed floor mat to wrap around the pole of the beach umbrella, people will have the perfect combination of items to spend the day at the beach in total comfort and style.

In these days, the majority of the people are concerned about their personal looks, the style and colors of their beach attires, they spend time looking for the best swim suit and that is why we designed this original and different color for the people who want to have a different look of their beach umbrella and the floor mat.

SUMMARY OF INVENTION

The present invention provides an easy way to anchor the beach umbrella into the sand. The present invention essentially comprises an screw-type tip added to the lower end of the pole that can be inserted into the sand by turning the pole by hand to secure the beach umbrella without the need of handles or tools.

the present invention has an advantage of providing comfort and style by combining

an easy to anchor beach umbrella and a wrap around floor mat with a unique color matching zebra-print.

A great advantage of the presently screw-in type beach umbrella pole, it is the fact that provides an easy form of anchoring a beach umbrella securely into the sand by hand and does not require for a person to utilize any other single tool or components to anchor the beach umbrella.

Moreover, This presently claimed invention, providing a very easy way to introduce it into the sand, it is the perfect combination of comfort and style for individuals looking for a simple beach umbrella installation and a floor mat to lay down at the beach.

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DRAWINGS

In order to illustrate the disclosed explanation, here are a set of drawings of the said Invention

FIG. 1 Shows a front perspective view of the beach umbrella (100), the floor mat (103), the Velcro strip (105) to secure the floor mat (103), the screw-type tip (104) and the zebra-print color (107) as it will be intended for use in the sand (106).

FIG. 2 Shows the bottom part of the umbrella pole (102) with the added screw-type tip (104).

FIG. 3 Shows a magnified look at the screw-type tip (104).

FIG. 4 Shows the floor mat (103) in a closed position with the Velcro strip (105).

FIG. 5 Shows the floor mat (103) in an open position with the Velcro strips (105) along with the zebra-print color (107).

BRIEF SUMMARY

In accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, a screw-type tip (104) is added to the bottom part of the beach umbrella pole (103) made of a rigid, resilient material like hard plastic, metal or polyethylene.

The floor mat (103), typically consist of a soft nylon or plastic material suitable to withstand the outdoor weather and contact with the sand.

It is attached at the bottom, at ground level, around the bottom pole (102) of The beach umbrella (100) and it is secured to say in place with a Velcro strip (105).

The unique zebra-print look (107) was chosen to complete this beach umbrella (100) and floor mat (103) set to make it stand apart from traditional beach umbrella Colors.

CONCLUSION

In sum, the described invention includes a zebra-print colored beach umbrella with an added screw-type thread in the bottom of the pole of the beach umbrella to make the task of anchoring the umbrella into the sand easier and without the need of additional tools or special handles. In addition, this invention includes a matching zebra-print floor mat with an easy to open and install feature.