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Bell Tent Advice from King Tents

Bell Tents Advice Article

This page is where we post all of our advice on using, maintaining and generally getting the best out of your bell tent by king tents. We have nearly 35 years of experience in the manufacturing and use materials such as canvas as well as many years experience in canvas marquees and the events industry.

The history of bell tents:

Indigenous people from around the world have used canvas as a natural breathable material, with suitable properties for use in the elements...

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Staying in a bell tent long term.

For most of us bell tents are used for fun weekends or week long breaks. For others bell tents become a way of life...

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How to pitch your bell tent

It may seem straight forward erecting a bell tent but it's not always as easy as you might think.

All of our tents arrive with instructions packed as well as videos on how to erect your bell tent on our youtube channel here: KING TENTS YOUTUBE

However, we like to make sure you have every option available to help so here are our online written instructions: HOW TO PITCH YOUR BELL TENT

Remember if all else fails just give us a call on 01306 876767 and we'll talk you through anything you need to know.

How to look after your canvas bell tent

The canvas in a king tent gives it a unique atmosphere full of character and charm. It is also more durable and longer lasting than most alternatives. The downside is canvas takes a little more looking after...

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What size bell tent do I need?

Here at King Tents we stock many sizes of bell tent (plus other tents!) and sometimes it can be difficult to decide which size is right for you. Luckily we've written this handy guide to choosing the bell tent that suits you best!

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Bell tent buyer's guide:

A King Bell Tent makes for an eye-catching family tent, wedding tent, glamping tent or for large sites and scout/guides groups. This guide will help you decide on which tent you need for your application.

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