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Shade Innovators

Apollo Sunguard’s shade structure designs provide unlimited options for pool shade, playground shade, parking shade, bleacher shade, picnic area shade, patio shade, athletic shade, restaurant shade, and more!

Constantly innovating, the Apollo Sunguard team invented and holds a US patent for attached playground shade. This retrofit design is now a staple in the play industry.

Quality Made in the USA

Apollo Sunguard is the second oldest outdoor shade structure manufacturer around today! Apollo Sunguard’s shade systems are the leader in custom outdoor shade structure innovation. Our custom engineered steel and tensile shade structures provide optimum sun protection for outdoor activities.

Our architectural shade structure designs are built to complement existing or new architecture. Apollo Sunguard’s shade structures provide unparalleled sun protection with one-of-a-kind landscape architecture designs.

Offering the Strongest
Industry Warranty

We warranty all steel framework for 20 years and all fabric covers for 15 years; both are non pro-rated warranties. Why, because we use superior materials, superior craftsmanship, and superior design, stemming from our 20+ years of experience.

Apollo Sunguard’s shade structures are unrivaled – our warranty proves it!

Structure Styles

Sky Series

The Sky Series shade structures are unique architectural and sculptural forms. Aesthetics and functional shade meet in a spectacular expression of fabric and steel flowing in unison to create a shade that has a contemporary feel.

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XTL Shade Wave™

Our XTL Shade Wave™ is a hybrid design consisting of the structural frame of a cantilever with the incorporation of a four-point shade sail. It eliminates the obstacles created with unnecessary additional support posts. The attention-grabbing appearance of the sails helps to draw more customers and patrons, making it the ideal option for a variety of parking applications.

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Modular Cantilevers

Apollo Sunguard’s Modular Cantilever shade structures are one of the most popular and sought-after designs. These strong and stylish sun canopies maximize cooling shade with limited obstructions. Utilizing a modular design concept, our cantilevers can be interconnected providing infinite lengths of continuous shade with no gaps in sun protection. Apollo’s Modular Cantilever shade structures are offered in a variety of styles including X-13, X-11, X-10, Shade Park, Shadow Wing™ and Super Contemporary.

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PlayTowers and PlayBrellas®

PlayTowers and PlayBrellas® are perfect for new or existing playground equipment. Apollo Sunguard can retrofit your existing playground with the largest attached shades in the industry, providing maximum sun protection. All playground shades are custom designed and engineered to comply with the latest local and national building code requirements. You cannot find a superior shade solution for your playground anywhere else!

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BreezeBrellas®

Our BreezeBrellas® are not your typical big box store umbrellas. They are durable, permanent shade structures with fixed center columns to eliminate unnecessary perimeter posts. BreezeBrellas® are available in three styles – six-sided hexagons (HexBrellas), four-sided squares (SquareBrellas)and offset squares (Offset SquareBrellas). The Offset SquareBrellas features a rotatable column to position the upper structure for maximum shade.

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Sunguard Shade Sails™

Our Sunguard Shade Sails™ provide dramatic shade that can be incorporated into any architectural design. Sails are available in three-point triangles, four–point squares or rectangles, and larger multiple-point designs. Custom designs can incorporate different fabric colors attached at different heights resulting in a unique look to give any outdoor space a special one-of-a-kind appearance.

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We Simplify the Process

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News & Tips

Sun Safety Part 3

In our last installment of Sun Safety, we will discuss why it is paramount to assess each situation individually, taking into account the position, the design and the surrounding environment to ensure that optimal shade is provided, prior to installi...
05/01/17 via admin

Sun Safety Part 2

Last week, we talked about the importance of protecting oneself from Ultraviolet (UV) exposure and how applying sunscreen and wearing protective clothing are beneficial to reducing UV exposure; shade is an extremely useful source in UV radiation (UVR...
04/24/17 via admin