Maximum, portable worklight

June 1, 2019  |  Products

Built to outlast portable work light standards and expectations, the Big Ass Light Bar checks in at nearly 5 pounds and 2 feet long, and features a waterproof IP67-rated design, shock-absorbing components and chemical-resistant materials. With six brightness settings reaching a 5,000-lumen maximum o…
Climate control for safe tented events

June 1, 2019  |  Business

Follow these tips to keep tented events cool and safe in warm months. With 18 holes to play in summer’s desert-like heat, golf tournaments are always looking for ways to keep players and spectators cool. One golf association hosts an annual tournament in Palm Desert, Calif., where temperatures can…
Workforce strategies in a tough labor market

June 1, 2019  |  Business, Management

Fear of the boogeyman can change organizational behavior. Picture this: It’s bedtime and children are getting their goodnight kisses. The parents wish them sweet dreams, leave the room and close the door behind them. With their defenders gone, the children begin their nightly debate: Is the boogey…
Timeless and trendy tented weddings

June 1, 2019  |  Feature

The latest in tented wedding trends, from floor to ceiling. by Jahna Peloquin Tented weddings have a timeless appeal, combining the open, airy feel of an outdoor wedding with protection from the elements. Design and decor often come down to personal taste and geographical location. And yet, every se…
Professional color photo printer

June 1, 2019  |  Products

The Impressa® IP60 Digital Color Photo Printer (“IP60”) from Primera Technology Inc. is a professional-grade color photo printer designed for heavy-duty use, such as in photo booths and event photography, photo studios, location-based entertainment venues such as zip lines and ATV rides, nightc…
How to patch tent fabric with a heat gun

June 1, 2019  |  Business, Tips and Techniques

Follow these steps to make simple repairs to damaged tent tops. The most common types of damage to tent tops that tent rental companies repair on their own are pinholes and simple cuts. Liquid vinyl is appropriate for pinholes—about the size of an eraser head or smaller. The next step up, especial…
Fire-retardant clear vinyl

June 1, 2019  |  Projects

The Visilite™ collection of four clear vinyl options includes Visilite FR, a clear vinyl that passes the NFPA-701 Test Method 2 for fire resistance. The collection also includes double polished, extruded and interleaf styles. The vinyl offers lasting visual clarity and durability for a variety of …
College-branded table covers

June 1, 2019  |  Products

Fitted vinyl table covers from Kwik-Covers are now available in collegiate licensed designs. Kwik-Covers products feature elastic edging that holds them in place. This easy-to-use “plastic-with-elastic” specialty cover stays tight on tables even in the wind. Collegiate Kwik-Covers are great for …
A tented wedding ‘in the clouds’

June 1, 2019  |  Design Spotlight

A vinyl-less tent frame defines the space for a bright and airy wedding design. With a request for over-the-top luxury for an October wedding in Texas, Julian Leaver of Julian Leaver Events, Dallas, Texas, draped chiffon over a vinyl-less tent, creating a dramatic yet delicate space with a monochrom…
Cosmic wedding trends

June 1, 2019  |  Editorial

As space tourism becomes a reality, the wedding industry won’t be far behind.  I’m going on record with an out-of-this-world prediction: The cover photo of the June 2035 issue of InTents will show a tented wedding on Mars.  Let me explain.  I’ve had two topics floating around my hea…