Quality Shade Structures for Schools

For schools in Arizona and other Sun Belt states, sun protection for your outdoor equipment is a top priority. Outdoor play is healthy and beneficial for children, but it’s important to shield them from the harmful rays of the sun. Shade-N-Net provides a wide range of shade structures to cover your school’s playground equipment, bleachers, courtyards, and other outdoor play areas. In fact, we’re known as the leading provider of shade structures for schools. With the protection of our canopies and shade structures, students can enjoy more time outdoors, even during the hottest months of the year.

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Parents rely on schools to keep their children safe and comfortable during the hottest of Arizona days. It’s important to choose a shade structure company known for its effective and durable products. Our shade structures can provide a cool, shaded environment for a variety of school areas:

  • Playground equipment
  • Pickup and drop-off areas
  • Break areas
  • Outdoor eating areas
  • Courtyards
  • Bleachers
  • Basketball and tennis courts

At Shade-N-Net, safety is our top priority, and we offer safety pole covers for our playground shade structures. These padded covers prevent children from bumping their heads on the steel posts of a shade structure.

Serving Scottsdale, Chandler, Mesa, Phoenix and Gilbert, Arizona

In the heat of an Arizona summer, sun protection is critical for both comfort and safety. A shade structure offers a cool place to escape from the sun’s heat, and it provides protection from harmful UV radiation. Shade-N-Net is the shade structure company schools always turn to for all their sun protection needs. We serve schools in Scottsdale, Chandler, Mesa, Phoenix and Gilbert, Arizona. Our reputation for excellence is well-known in the area, and the quality of our products is unmatched. At Shade-N-Net, we strive to please each and every customer.

Benefits of School Shade Structures

Shade structures can protect your students and your property in a number of ways. A few key benefits include:

  • Protecting children from the sun’s dangerous UV rays
  • Extending the lifespan of outdoor playground equipment
  • Reducing temperatures of playground equipment to allow longer outdoor play times during hot weather

Sun protection isn’t just for school playgrounds: It’s also an ideal choice for bleachers, school pickup areas and any outdoor play space on a school’s premises. Skin cancer is the most common cancer in this country, but it’s a preventable disease. A cool, shaded area keeps children comfortable and protects them from the UV exposure that can lead to skin cancer.


Shade ‘N Net offers an excellent product to protect vehicles in open car lots at dealerships from sun and hail damage. Our beautifully designed shade structures increase curb appeal by attracting customers to your car lot with the eye catching colors and vibrant shapes. Use fabric canopies to drawn attention to your car of the month or specials and attract customers to drive in from the street.


Shade structures for infant and toddler playground equipment helps to provide cool shaded environments for children, while protecting them from harsh UV rays of the sun. Playground covers for early childhood are extremely important especially for sun cover over sand pits with playground tarps and other shade for pre-school structures.


Cantilever-full shade structures are an ideal application to offer shade for school pick-up areas, where children may wait comfortably to be collected from school.


Shade structures used to cover playground equipment at churches and synagogues are used to give children protection from the sun. Shade canopies cover church playgrounds and provide cool shaded environments for children, while protecting children from harsh UV rays of the sun.


Spectators at school sports events enjoy bleacher covers while watching the games in comfort. Shade structures over bleachers are a popular application for our shade structures as shade netting is porous and allows hot air to escape creating a cool cushion underneath the bleacher shade.

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When the temperatures rise in Arizona, shade structures offer schools a practical way to keep students safe and comfortable. Creating cool, shaded areas on your school’s campus allows your students to maximize their outdoor time while staying out of the sun’s rays. Shade-N-Net can help you choose the right shade structures for your school. Our long list of satisfied customers includes a large number of school districts, and we understand your sun protection needs. Contact us today; we’d be happy to answer your questions and provide additional information about our shade structure products.