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USA SHADE was the first fabric structure designer/manufacturer in California to have received Division of the State Architect (DSA) approval.

We are the leader in providing California state schools with the highest quality and largest selection of DSA pre-approved fabric shade structures. We’ve worked as the pioneer in the DSA shade business since 1991. As such, we can help guide you and your team through your complete DSA shade project, whether it is with our PC structures or a custom design.

Our products provide the ultimate in shade and weather protection while enhancing the aesthetic appeal of any school or educational facility, whether it is playground shade or common facilities.

Our DSA-approved shade structures come in many shapes and sizes, allowing us to provide functional solutions for many outdoor locations including eating areas, playground shade, outdoor learning centers, walkways, multi-purpose facilities and much more. Shade structures are permanent installations requiring very low maintenance while providing years of safe shade.

Custom Designed DSA Approved Shade Structures

USA SHADE is a complete design/build company and we utilize our own in-house engineering team to provide custom DSA solutions. Our expert teams of Regional Managers and Architectural Specialists help our clients from the conceptual design phase to the final installation. We have been very successful in using other fabrics and custom shapes to meet more inspired designs allowing a true functional architectural structure to be created. Trust USA SHADE to provide the ultimate solutions for your DSA needs – contact us today to discuss your project needs and get the design process started!

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USA SHADE is a full-service design/build fabric shade structure manufacturer located in the U.S. with global shade structure project experience. Since 1991, we have been the pioneers, innovators, and long-standing leader of the fabric shade structure industry in North America.

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