Tropical Shade Imports family-owned & operated Since 1986.
Quickly became the Center of installations in Southern California. We are the first Palapa company in the industry. Our Master wood craftsmen have been with the company for over 18 years. We Specialize in Palapa's, Custom projects, kits, and thatching material. We ship within the United States. We are licensed and Insured Contractors. All of our natural thatch is Eco-Friendly.
Every purchase of our thatch promotes economic development in Guatemala. Our thatch is handwoven by Men and Women from different communities throughout Guatemala. Supporting fair trade practice is important and ensures our suppliers are paid fairly for their time and work. Our thatch is delicately handcrafted.