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Have you ever wondered “What is the difference between water-resistant and waterproof tarp material?” This is a very common question, and it’s worth exploring closely. If you choose the wrong one, it may not be as useful as you’d hope. … []

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To understand the best tarps to pick for industrial use, it helps to know what industrial settings are. It’s the sector that creates products for others. An industry can also be a service that helps an industry within the economy. … []

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When you purchase a cheap tarp at a discount retailer, you’re getting a low-quality tarp that breaks down in a year or two. Even with the utmost care, it’s unlikely you’ll get more than five years of life out of … []

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Please Note: Chicago Canvas is in no way suggesting a homemade mask is better than a FDA approved N-95 mask or better.  Initial suggestions from the CDC suggestions any mask is better than none.  This information is meant to be used … []

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Worldwide, more than 2.2 million people have become infected with COVID-19 as of April 4th. More than 310,000 people in the U.S. alone have the virus. There have also been more than 66,500 deaths in the world and close to … []

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You took measurements. You checked your measurements three times. You’re certain you got the right dimensions. But, the tarp’s arrived and it’s too small. It doesn’t cover the entire roof or patio you’re trying to protect. It’s too short to … []

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Temporary fencing provides a level of privacy in residential and commercial settings. Whether you are trying to create a temporary fence from neighbors for a gathering or block off a construction site, Chicago Canvas & Supply has a range of … []

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Most couples expect their wedding will cost around $16,000. Those same couples underestimate the actual cost of everything from the cost of the food to the wedding decorations and flowers. The average amount that couples spend on a wedding is … []

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We know just how it feels. A storm caused heavy rain and strong winds. Inches of snow have melted quickly in the sun. You’re in your home and see water dripping from the ceiling, along a vent pipe, or down … []

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Before starting any painting job, you have to get a drop cloth down over furnishings, floors, and counters. If you don’t, you’ll spend hours cleaning up paint splatters and drips. Not only that, you protect against damage from spills if … []

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