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Using Helium Inflatables in Winter

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brrr.jpgWintertime Tips for Helium Inflatables

You don't see helium-filled inflatables used outdoors as frequently in the wintertime. That's because helium behaves differently as the weather turns cold. When the temperature falls helium contracts making it difficult (but not impossible) to use. If you need your helium inflatables for parades or for indoor fairs or exhibits patience is going to be the key. Here are some tips that will help you remain afloat.

Learn to Repack Advertising Inflatables Like the Pros

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Learn the Easy Way to Properly Pack Your Advertising Inflatables

Once you take sheets out of their plastic bag or electronics out of all that Styrofoam, they never want to go back in!  Some have said the same thing about advertising inflatables.  If you promise not to tell, we'll share our finely tuned packing process with you so you, too, can repackage your inflatables with ease.

Rooftop Installations of Custom Inflatables

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CC's Inflatable Coffee Cup on Rooftop

The Professional's How-to Guide for Rooftop Installations of Inflatables

Rooftop installations of cold-air inflatables are not something to be taken lightly. They are not the same as helium rooftop installations or ground installations. Because of the sheer height involved and the special considerations a rooftop installation entails, you'll need to be extra cautious.  This article will outline the necessary steps for rooftop installations. However, if you own an inflatable or are thinking of buying one, I strongly suggest you hire a professional to conduct at least your first install. 

Sealed (Airtight) Inflatable Care

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Proper Care of Sealed Inflatables

Sealed (airtight) inflatables are exceptional promotional tools. Their small size makes them highly portable. Their ease of setup and removal gives you a quick way to draw a crowd on a moment’s notice.

Sealed inflatables do, however, have a few special requirements when it comes to care. Following the instructions below will help ensure you get plenty of use from your sealed inflatables over their lifetime.

How to Blow Up Advertising Inflatables in 5 Minutes or Less (Ground Installations)

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Inflatable Installation Video of Giant Sumo Wrestler

First Time Using Advertising Inflatables?

 

Are you intimidated by the inflation process?  Don't be!  In less than 5 minutes, your balloon can be standing tall. Take about 5 minutes to watch this step-by-step video and you'll quickly see just how easy it is to bring your advertising inflatables to life. Need help understanding the deflation process and how to repack your inflatable? Our inflatable packing video will show you how. We also offer a print version of our instruction manual (PDF).

The Pros and Cons of Ropes and Tethers for Giant Inflatables

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The Pros and Cons of Using Ropes and Tethers for Inflatables

If you've been around inflatables for long at all, you know giant cold-air and sealed inflatables need some apparatus to hold them upright.  Because of their height and other physical attributes, these types of inflatables require stabilization.  In addition, if used outdoors on sidewalks or rooftops, cold-air and sealed inflatables have to have a way to battle back against the elements.  

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