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Adventure World playground shade structures

Adventure World Playground in North Richland Hills, Texas: This project strategically scattered bright, single post shade sails (known as the Arbor) throughout the playground to provide relief from the heat and make for a more enjoyable visit.

Outdoor Shade Structures for Playgrounds

Playgrounds offer a naturally exciting place for children to play and adults to gather. In today's world, shade structures are critical for outdoor playgrounds, helping to protect children and play equipment from the harmful effects of the sun. Whether it's at a neighborhood park, elementary school, or faith-based center, our shade structures can provide functional shade and vibrant aesthetics to cover virtually any playground.

Whether your playground is in the planning stages or already serving the community, contact us today to request a free quote. Our commercial playground shade structures can add the perfect finishing touch to any location.

Keep Visitors Cool with Playground Shade

When the weather heats up, keep children and family cool with playground shade. Our shade structures can help reduce temperatures by as much as 25°F, helping to keep seating and play surfaces cool and ultimately making the play space more comfortable for visitors.

 

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Benefits of Shade Structures for Playgrounds

There are numerous advantages of including quality shade structures on your playground. When you choose USA SHADE, some of these benefits include:

  • Blocking up to 97% of harmful UV rays.
  • Safeguarding both people and playground equipment against sun and weather damage.
  • Increasing airflow and comfort in the shade, providing for a more enjoyable visit.
  • Providing protection for those who may be more vulnerable to UV and heat exposure, including children, individuals with disabilities, the elderly, and those on medications that make them more susceptible to sunburns and overheating.

Versatile Playground Shade Structures

Your playground has its own distinctive elements. Allow us to help you explore the many ways outdoor shade structures can elevate the architectural and functional merits of the site. We're known for our superior fabric structure design and technology because our company has spent a quarter of a century boosting the aesthetics and charm of outside gathering spots.

While we have the capabilities to customize playground shade structures, a few types that are particularly appealing in kids' play areas include:

  • Hip shade structures: The clean lines of the hip shade structure make it well-suited to blend effortlessly into any playground design. Like all our shade solutions, a hip shade can come in a variety of sizes, which will allow you to easily generate your desired appearance.
  • Multi-panel shade structures: Featuring highly unusual elements, eye-catching multi-panel shade structures are constructed to serve multiple purposes. If your playground includes many-tiered or complex elements, multi-panel shade structures may be the right fit.
  • Polygon shade structures: Joined together or separately positioned, our vast array of polygon shade structures will allow you to personalize the character of your playground project. Add several sun-safe spots for kids and visitors to cool off.
  • Shade sail structures: The aquatic touch of our shade sail structures promotes a sense of sophistication and visual interest in a playground. Shade sail solutions can be installed in different heights, allowing you to accommodate all your playground structures from castles to slides.
  • Single post shade structures: Looking for simplified ways to provide shady areas for your playground? Single post shade structures are classic answers, often used for lifeguard stands and theme parks.
  • Canopy shade structures: Need to cover a smaller stretch with a playground shade structure? Consider a canopy shade structure. Typically modest in size, canopy shade structures exude a nature-friendly ambiance suitable for urban and rural playgrounds.
  • Custom shade structures: Who says shade solutions can't be whimsical? Many playground architects appreciate being able to add shade structures in the shape of butterflies and flowers. Children of all ages find these shades unforgettable!

Janice Stahly Elementary School playground shade

Janice Stahly Elementary School in McKinney, Texas: This Super Span Structure is a popular choice for getting the most shade over a large playground. USA SHADE designs and manufactures a wide range of shade solutions for commercial playgrounds across the country.

Our playground shade structures will provide you with the opportunity to give your young and mature patrons safer, more comfortable ways to enjoy the outdoors. Plus, they can be manufactured in a range of colors to bring brightness and joy to any gathering place.

What type of sun shade structure will be right for your commercial playground? The best way to decide is by contacting USA SHADE and Fabric Structures to start the conversation. We welcome the opportunity to work with you and turn your playground design dreams into reality.