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Protecting Kids from the Sun

Protecting Kids from the Sun

In this article, we will discuss the importance of protection from the sun and preventing it from damaging the skin, particularly in children. Many people don’t know how bad sunlight can damage the skin. However, after reading this article, you will not only know...

Playground Planning Checklist

Playground Planning Checklist

If you are in the planning stages of a playground, you might create a checklist to be sure that certain features are included, such as shade. Safety should also be considered in planning a playground that will be kid-friendly, inclusive, meet ADA requirements and be a...

Shade Structures for Dog Kennels and Dog Parks

Shade Structures for Dog Kennels and Dog Parks

Are the dog days of summer a real thing? You better believe it, especially in the southern part of the country. As temperatures rise a shade structure can be of tremendous benefit when it comes to the comfort, health and happiness of a dog during the dog days of...

Architects and Shade Structures: Choosing The Right One

Architects and Shade Structures: Choosing The Right One

There are numerous shade structures available for many different purposes. Some people look to buy a shade structure to provide shelter from the sun and its elements. Others want a shade structure to enhance the look of their property. The great thing about a shade...

4 Reason Your Playground Needs Shading

4 Reason Your Playground Needs Shading

Outdoor recreation is essential to child development and supports their health and well-being. However, there are many important health considerations to consider with outdoor play, including elevated surface temperatures and harmful ultraviolet radiation exposure....