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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

What Is the Difference Between Yurts and Teepees?

October 13, 2018 5:32 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In the event planning or tent industries, we frequently have customers who ask us about our selections of tents, yurts or teepees, but they often do not understand exactly which is which and what the differences between them are. They simply want a nice-looking structure that will look great and be practical enough for their event. This is totally understandable—you don’t need to have an extremely technical knowledge of these various types of structures, but it does help us to know exactly what it is you’re looking for so we can best serve you. Here’s a look at yurts and... View Article

How Long Have Teepees Been in Use?

July 27, 2018 6:17 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Have you ever watched children build forts or secret hideouts outside? In many cases they create a structure that resembles the shape of a teepee. While this might be a result of them mimicking what they’ve seen on television, it’s actually also them creating a basic structure that has been used by humans for thousands of years. Teepees were most famously used by the Native American tribes, especially those located in the Great Plains region of North America. They would construct these teepees to be their family homes or for ceremonial purposes. They were very important structures for the Cheyenne,... View Article

Five Ways to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone This Summer!

June 29, 2018 9:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Many people make it their New Year’s resolution to try to better themselves in the coming year. They do things like start going to the gym, stop smoking, eat healthier or even just try new things every once in a while. Unfortunately, those resolutions often fall by the wayside after a couple of months (or even a few weeks). Now that summer is here, and 2018 is halfway over, we think it’s time to make a new resolution: break out of your comfort zone! Here are a couple of things you can try this summer that’ll push your comfort limits,... View Article