[Tutorial] How to hide your Cluttered Mac Desktop With a click:
If you want to quickly hide your desktop or avoid its cluttered appearance, Shade is a great solution.
Hide your Mac desktop with the click
Download Shade (iTunes link) from the Mac app store. Shade is a free application that uses a drop-down screen to hide the desktop with the click of a button. Once installed, open the application and you will see a small intro box and the Shade leaf icon will appear in your Mac toolbar.
Shade is very simple to use. Whenever you want to hide your desktop, simply click the Shade icon and the drop-down “shade” will immediately hide your messy desktop. Messy on the left – Shade on the right.