Written by: Brad Mangurten |

Tarps are used in so many situations. In winter, tarps cover outdoor pools, stacks of firewood, and patio furniture. They’re sun shades, temporary walls to cut wind or inclement weather from worksites or porches, and shelters when camping. By choosing the right tarp for the job, you get a tarp that’s going to last. What […]

Read More

Written by: Brad Mangurten |

Think about the things you need from the tarps you use while camping. Your choice of tarp needs to repel water. It needs to withstand winds and the heat from a campfire or tent heater. You don’t want it ripping within months of buying it. You don’t want it growing mold or mildew when it’s […]

Read More

Written by: Brad Mangurten |

Can a tarp catch on fire? The answer depends on the type of tarp. Some tarps can catch fire. Being too close to lighting or heat source is a common way for a tarp to catch. A tent that’s too close to a campfire can catch on fire if you’re not using the right type […]

Read More

Written by: Brad Mangurten |

What are the best tarps for dump trucks? There’s no standard answer for that. It comes down to what the tarp is going to cover and at what speeds your dump truck is traveling at. A cheaper tarp may be a great price, but if you’re replacing it every few months, you’re not saving money. […]

Read More

Written by: Brad Mangurten |

The cost of theater and stage curtains ranges from a few thousand to as much as a hundred thousand. It comes down to the fabric you choose, the width and height of the opening you’re adding curtains to, and whether you are installing them or need professional installers. How to Measure Your Theater Space Make […]

Read More

Written by: Brad Mangurten |

Your outdoor carport needs to stand up to the weather. Freezing temperatures, snow and ice, and strong winds have the power to destroy some tarps in a matter of days. It’s important to pick the best tarp for a carport or you’ll waste money replacing the carport cover year after year. The purpose of a […]

Read More

Written by: Brad Mangurten |

Winter weather has already arrived in some areas with unexpected snowstorms. As the temperatures dip, it’s time to start thinking about winterizing your boat. There’s more to winterizing than pulling your boat from the water. One of the main considerations after you’ve taken steps to protect the engine is deciding which are the best tarps […]

Read More

Written by: Brad Mangurten |

You’ve invested hundreds or even thousands of dollars in your outdoor furniture. Make that investment last by properly storing it for the long winter. With the best tarps for covering lawn furniture, your furniture will last years and avoid damage from the snow and ice. Here are the things you must consider and check off […]

Read More

Written by: Brad Mangurten |

It’s time for fall cleanup. There’s a limited number of weekends before bitter cold temperatures hit and the snow starts to fall. By getting a head start on fall cleanup chores, you avoid a last-minute rush to get things done. As you clean your yard and put away summer furniture and toys, why not use […]

Read More

Written by: Brad Mangurten |

Why by a tarp online when you can drive to a big box store and purchase a discount tarp locally? Most will tell you it’s convenient to go to a local store and bring it home. Are you getting the best deal, however? There are several reasons you should save yourself the trip and shop […]

Read More