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How to Deconstruct a Teepee

June 11, 2019 9:07 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Whether you have been staying in a teepee on a short-term basis or you currently live in a teepee and are moving into a different type of structure, you need to know how to properly deconstruct your teepee to keep it in good condition and avoid breaking your wooden teepee poles in Utah. While it can be challenging to deconstruct a teepee, you can do it as long as you follow some helpful disassembly tips and tricks. Teepee deconstruction steps When you’re deconstructing your teepee, you should make sure you give yourself enough time to complete the project as carefully... View Article

Modern Living in a Teepee

May 28, 2019 9:07 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Most people think that teepees are dwellings of the past, but the reality is that teepees can offer people a unique living arrangement without sacrificing modern amenities and necessities. Teepee living can be an incredibly positive experience for people who want to break away from traditional housing options and move into a space that enhances their quality of life and their connection to the world around them. Read on to find out more about how you can enjoy modern living while you’re living in a teepee! What to keep in mind while living in a teepee While living in a... View Article

Tips for Making a Fire Pit Inside Your Tipi

April 30, 2019 8:04 am Published by Leave your thoughts

It might feel a little dangerous to have a fire pit inside a tipi if you are unfamiliar with how tipis have traditionally been used. But the truth is people have been lighting fires inside these temporary homes for hundreds of years. The American Plains Indians used tipis widely as their primary living quarters, and would have fires in the center of them for warmth, food and for gathering around and sharing stories and memories. Designed for Fire Pits in Utah When you think about it, the shapes of tipis are perfectly conducive to having fires inside of them. They... View Article

How to Prevent Your Tipi from Flooding

February 12, 2019 7:54 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Tipis can be a lot of fun, and can make for great getaway locations or even, for some people, permanent residences. Many resorts and other types of tourist businesses have also taken to using tipis to give travelers a unique way of enjoying the wilderness. Of course, considering tipis come with a hole in the top, you’re going to want to know how to prevent that tipi from flooding in the event that the rains come in. Fortunately, there is a wide variety of weatherproofing options for your tipis that you can use during wet and windy weather. Read on... View Article

Tips for Winterizing Your Teepee

December 19, 2018 5:41 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Teepees have become popular features on properties across the American West. These fixtures of American Indian cultures have a lot of utility and convenience for people of all backgrounds. Of course, if you are looking to use your teepee all year round (including during the winter), it’s important that you know how to winterize it. Here’s some information about how you can winterize your teepee, from a company specializing in teepee poles in Utah: Choose the right site: The ground where you set up your teepee should be flat and level, with mowed grass and ground that drains well when... View Article