Engineered Tents and Wind Loads 101

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July 6th, 1944, also known as the day the clowns cried, was one of the worst fire disasters in the history of the United States. During an afternoon performance of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Baily Circus, a massive gasoline and paraffin-fueled fire broke out. More than 160 people either died in the flames […]

Frequently Asked Questions: Wind Rating and Engineered Tents


As part of our upcoming 12-part Wind Loading Series, Tent Renters Supply would like to preface our special feature with a quick overview of some of the key issues we will be exploring over the next several weeks. With evolving regulations around the United States and abroad, defining the structural integrity of tents and temporary […]

Pre-Show Specials at ARA 2019

Tent Renters Supply is pleased to share that we will be an exhibitor attending the 2019 ARA Show in beautiful Anaheim, California! The show takes place from February 17-20th at the Anaheim Convention Center.   Take advantage of our pre-show specials below. We will be set up at Booth #2989, offering up show-only sales as well. […]

How to Increase the Lifespan of your Tent Inventory


A well-made commercial tent is an investment. Whether you are renting it or creating your own experiences for your patrons, you want it to last long so you can push back the cost of replacing it. Maintaining the tent well – cleaning it by professional standards, storying it dry, and patching it quickly – will […]

Top 4 Tips for Choosing the Right Tent Manufacturer

top 4 tips for choosing the right tent manufacturer

When it comes to rental tent manufacturers, not all companies are created equal. When a client decides to host an outdoor event, the rental tent supplied becomes the hub of the festivity, and not only does it need to be safe and reliably constructed, it also needs to be clean, created with impeccable design, and […]

Securing a Rental Tent During Windy Fall Weather

When the warm days of summer begin to wane into the cooler nights of fall, it’s not just an abundance of “Pumpkin Spice” options that picks up for the season. Depending on the climate where you live, fall weather might not only usher in a cooler temperatures, it can also increase the possibility of light […]

Dirty Tent? How to make sure rentals are always ready for show!

Once all of an event’s arrangements have been made, final details approved, and contracts signed, there’s not much to do besides wait with anticipation for the big day. Imagine the disappointment if the rental tents were set up and looked dingy, used, and even stained! Tents that aren’t properly cleaned, maintained, and stored can quickly […]