What is the lifespan of a stretch tent?

What is the lifespan of a stretch tent?

7 – 9 years
The product is designed to withstand extreme temperatures, it is 100% waterproof, compliant with International Fire Rating, UV and fungal treated with excellent stretch and recovery properties. It is available in an extensive colour range. With an expected lifespan 7 – 9 years.

What is a stretch tent?

Stretch tents, also known as stretch marquees, are a versatile alternative to traditional marquees and frame marquees. Made from completely waterproof, tensioned fabric, designed specifically for this use, the canopy can be set up in an almost endless variety of shapes.

What material is stretch tents made of?

Designed for purpose the stretch tent fabric is an incredibly strong nylon filament fabric with a 100% waterproof polymeric PU coating applied to both sides.

What is a marquee tent?

Marquees are a hybrid of the pole tent and the frame tent. They are designed to give you the showiness of a high pitched pole tent with the benefits of installation from a frame tent. They are available in multiple colors and in an assortment of small sizes.

How do you clean a stretch tent?


  1. Do not use any kind of solvent, even the organic type.
  2. Do not use any strong household or industrial detergents on your tent.
  3. Remember to rinse the fabric thoroughly after washing to remove any residual detergent as these can cause stains from the sun.
  4. Do not dry clean.

How many people fit in a stretch tent?


6m x 8m 48 24
8m x 10m* 80 40
9m x 12m 108 54
10m x 15m* 150 75

How big is a stretch tent?

Classic Stretch Tents
12 x 18 m 40 x 60 ft
15 x 20 m 50 x 66 ft
18 x 25 m 60 x 83 ft
18 x 30 m 83 x 98.5 ft

What material is stretchy and waterproof?

A Polyurethane Coated 4 Way Stretch Spandex Tricot Polyester that is 190+40 GSM – 85% Polyester, 15% Spandex. This wind and waterproof stretch fabric resembles a super thin neoprene with a very soft black polyurethane coating and an amazing amount of flex.

Is it okay to wash your tent?

If you do a lot of short trips, give your tent a gentle cleaning once per season. Never machine-wash or machine-dry a tent. A washer, especially a top-loader with an agitator, can stretch or tear fabric, mesh and seams. Dryers can do the same, and can generate enough heat to do damage as well.

Why is the inside of my tent wet?

What causes condensation in tents? Air temperature in the tent can become warm and humid from people, heaters, and a lack of ventilation. When the warm air inside the tent hits the relatively cool fabric of the tent, the moisture condenses into liquid form.

Do you need to waterproof a new tent?

Camping is an unpredictable and spontaneous adventure so being prepared with a tent that is properly waterproofed is essential. Brand new tents don’t typically need to be waterproofed unless they are made from canvas or polycotton. In this case, they will need weathering to tighten the seams.

What is the best water resistant material?

1. Polyurethane. Polyurethane is considered one of the best waterproofing materials.

How long does it take to put up a stretch tent?

This really depends on the size of the tent and if the space is complicated. We usually can set up within four hours and take down in an hour. Larger tents take longer and if you want us to rig over obstacles or features we can do this but within reason! We can’t rig tents over 15m trees!