Modular event flooring

December 1, 2013

ArmorDeck™ portable event flooring from Signature Systems Group is a rugged, lightweight system that offers easy installation. The convenient modular design saves significant labor costs, compared to constructing a floor or stage on–site. The 42–by–42–inch panels weigh only 31 pounds each but can support up to 25,000 pounds per square foot and feature a durable, …

Trash boxes

TTC System’s disposable event boxes eliminate the need to sanitize traditional trash containers. Product ships flat on a pallet for easy storage and travel to the event site. Orders include container bottoms, container multi–function lids, 55 gallon liner bags and custom company identification. Logos can be directly printed on boxes or adhered as stick–on labels. …

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Tricky and trendy feats in flooring

October 1, 2013

Challenging surfaces and demand for fresh aesthetics keep tent rental companies busy. By Janice Kleinschmidt When Sur-Loc Flooring Systems LLC of Kearneysville, W.V., installed flooring on a lawn in Washington, D.C., the crew had to hide from view each time the residents passed by. “It took a long time because every time the president wanted …

Color change for the dance floor

New peel-and-stick vinyl floor covering from California Portable Dance Floor Co. makes it possible to change the color of a dance floor any time. The roll of peel-and-stick vinyl is 60 inches wide by 55 yards long, and all that is required for installation is to cut the vinyl roll to fit the dance floor …

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Tables and chairs go au naturel

April 1, 2013

Functional and aesthetic—tables and chairs provide structure and warmth to an event. By Amir Hussain Tables and chairs are the bones of an event. They provide the foundation upon which the rest of the event can be built. While glitz and glam still have their place, these important furnishings are trending toward natural and simple. …

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Dance floors take center stage

December 1, 2012

Portable dance floors and event staging reach new heights of performance and creativity. By Danielle Beurteaux Staging and dance floors are integral to an event’s architecture. But in the past, function took precedence over form. As long as dance floors and stages did the job, no one really noticed them. Today, staging and dance floors …

Lightweight chairs

PS Furniture’s Alloyfold A6 Fan-back chairs are 30 percent lighter than many steel-framed polyfold chairs but equally as strong. Virtually maintenance-free, the aluminum frames require no touchup, and stack up to 50 chairs high. SOURCE PS Furniture

Tables with flare

With cutting-edge design and low maintenance, Southern Aluminum’s Swirl Table® can be incorporated into any decor. Created with an original handcrafted artistry, the lineless aluminum tables are hand etched with randomly swirled patterns. SOURCE Southern Aluminum

High-end furniture trends

The contemporary luxury collection Lounge22 Powered by CORT offers high-end event planners access to modern, trend setting American designs. New to the collection are the Bahia seating collection, Odyssey Glow barstools and Crescent cocktail tables. The products echo the trend in luxury products toward using exotic faux animal print textiles in surprising ways, including cocktail …

Enhancing an event with accessories

October 1, 2012

Nature-inspired accessories enhance the natural beauty of a Midwestern wedding. Just outside of Fort Wayne, Ind., lies a private estate with expansive green pastures bordered by weathered wood fencing. Trees surround the residence while out-buildings, including stables and a mare barn, complete the pastoral picture. When A Party Apart, also in Fort Wayne, was hired …