Questions & Answers

Why do clients like our Stretch Tents for their functions?

Our clients love our stretch tents because they are unique and easy to set-up. With customers always looking for something a little more creative, the flexibility and versatility of our stretch tents ensures that each event can be tailored to the site or client’s specific requirements. With our wide selection of colors, they create the WOW factor at any event.

What kinds of events/clients are stretch tents used for?

Because they are so versatile, they can be used anywhere: from small backyard functions and weddings to large corporate events, product launches, music festivals or sporting events. Our stretch tents will transform your area into an amazing and impressive space. Your imagination is your only limit!

What sizes do the tents come in?

Our smallest individual tent is approximately 6m x 8m and our largest is roughly 20m x 25m. But the beauty of these tents is that they are modular in design and can be joined together to comfortably accommodate larger numbers of guests. They are incredibly versatile, which means our designs can cater for the smallest function to the largest corporate affairs with style and ease.

Can the tent be fixed to exiting structures like buildings?

Yes, they can and they’ll look like part of the building, essentially becoming an extension of the interior space and can be used to reshape any entertaining area. They can be attached to existing walls, frames, terraces, rooftops, gardens and even storage containers.

How much is stretch tent hire?

The rates for hiring a stretch tent will, of course, vary depending on size and the complexity of the project, but you can expect competitive rates to that of traditional marquee tents.

What are stretch tents made of?

Freeform® fabric is a specially developed two way stretch fabric that is 100% waterproof. It is made with high tenacity yarns which make it super strong. It’s treated with mould inhibitors, UV protectors, UV absorbers and a Teflon coating for dirt repellence.

Are the tents really waterproof?

Yes, the latest generation of the fabric technology used by Stretch Tents Canada is 100% waterproof. Where the tents are joined together, we use a clever water-tight guttering system, which means we can tessellate any number of tents together to create the perfect environment for your event.

Do the tents comply with the latest fire regulations?

Freeform® are the only ‘Flex’ tents on the market that fully comply with the current American, UK and European fire regulations. Full details are available upon request.

What if the weather is wet and windy?

If the weather turns wet and windy the sides simply close down to make a cosy interior space; and when you know our tents can easily withstand winds of up to 50mph or 60 knots, you’ll certainly feel safe and snug.

Do stretch tents get hot inside in the summer?

Long warm summer evenings is where stretch tents really perform as they act like suspended canopies keeping your guests shaded while allowing cool breezes to move through the space.

Does it have to be a flat surface?

No, the beauty of a stretch tent is that it can stretch and flex over any terrain and work around and between buildings and other structures.

Can we have our own shaped tent complex?

The ability of a stretch tent to adapt to and reinvent the entertaining space is amazing. We can rig them from buildings, over terraces, encompass gardens and slopes as well as incorporate features such as trees and rocks to create a truly magical space.

How long can the tents be hired for?

Our stretch tents can be hired for a single day or longer events. They can certainly extend the dining opportunities for many hotels and restaurants, well into the fall and spring.

What size stretch tent do I need?

Let us know what kind of event you plan to hold and how many people you plan to entertain and we’ll recommend the size and configuration of the stretch tent.

How quickly can you put up a stretch tent?

We won’t be in your way for long; unlike the set-up of many complex and heavy marquees. Our expert team will be in and complete the installation in just a few hours, leaving you plenty of time to dress and prepare the venue. Similarly, when you’re ready, the tent can be deconstructed and moved off site just as quickly.

What colors do the tents come in?

You can order your tent in a color to match the theme and color scheme of your event. We will need about 6 weeks notice to organise this and can supply color swatch books for you to choose from.

Can I buy and brand a tent?

Yes, we do resell and custom design our stretch tents; and we can also print your logo and brand image onto the material, which is great for corporate shows and product launches.