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If you’re looking for a shelter for a specific occasion, e.g. for a wedding or family reunion, your first reaction might be to google marquee hire companies and see what’s on offer.

In this article we give you six good reasons to buy a high quality marquee, rather than hiring.

If you’re looking for a shelter for a specific occasion, e.g. for a wedding or family reunion, your first reaction might be to google marquee hire companies and see what’s on offer.

In this article we give you six good reasons to buy a high quality marquee, rather than hiring.

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A pop up gazebo makes an ideal market stand

A checklist for your own market stall

If you are wanting to get into street trading and set up a market stall, and you’re not sure where to begin, this is the guide for you! Whether you’re a casual seller or market trader, or wanting to get set up for the long term in outdoor retail, when getting started with street trading and establishing a stall there are a few things to consider.

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Creating atmospheric light in the garden gazebo

Sitting back with friends under the canopy of your garden gazebo, making the most of the evening light, and then talking long into the night. Taking the time to enjoy life is a real art. To create the right atmosphere in the evening, we at House of Tents have put together some outdoor lighting ideas to make your gazebo extra cosy.

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Our Practical Guide

Increase the stability of your marquee or portable garage

Strong winds aren’t just a factor in autumn and winter. Adverse weather conditions can occur all year round. Particularly if your marquee is in use throughout the whole year or is left standing for several weeks, you will need to consider the possibilities for securing the structure and retrofit it with suitable anchoring equipment.

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To hire or buy a marquee? Buying is cheaper than you think

If you’re looking for a marquee for a wedding or event, you might start by googling marquee hire. You would probably guess that the up-front cost for a marquee hire is less than the initial outlay for a marquee. As you’ll see in this article, that’s not always the case.

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Morning dew on grass is also condensation

Tent Condensation

Are you struggling with damp and even mould in your tent? Are you finding droplets of water forming on the tent poles? You may very well feel irritated because you were told that your tent was 100% waterproof. That’s understandable, but the source of your frustration hasn’t appeared from outside the tent, but rather it has likely condensed from the air inside the tent.

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Repair of PE and PVC tent tarpaulins

Marquees and other fabric buildings must be able to withstand environmental influences and mechanical impacts such as wind, sun and precipitation. Damage can occur during prolonged use.

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Learn about the team that puts these articles together. Here’s our international team researching and writing the articles you’ll find as part of the House of Tents magazine.

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