Bubble Tent FAQ
Can I breathe easily in the bubble tent?
The ventilator system (air blower) circulates fresh air into the bubble tent. The air is completely recirculated every 10 minutes.
How does the bubble tent stay inflated?
The bubble tent is kept inflated by an air pump. The pump constantly renews the air inside and this prevents humidity.
Is the bubble tent humid?
The ventilation system renews the air inside the tent and prevents humidity.
How heavy is the bubble tent?
Weight: 40KG for 3 x 5 m, 50KG for 4 x 6m, 60KG for 5 x7m
What is the size of the bubble tent?
We have 3 models:
3 x 5 m (10 x 16.4 ft), 4 x 6 m(13.1 x 19.6 ft), 5 x 7 m(16.4 x 22.9 ft)
Do I need access to electricity to inflate and maintain the shape of the bubble tent?
Yes. You need to have access to an electric point to run the ventilation system. Plan ahead as you may wish to purchase a long electrical extension lead so that you can have the bubble tent in your garden.
Will my bubble tent deflate when I open the door?
The transparent bubble tent has two chambers. The entrance chamber means that the bubble tent will not deflate when you walk in and out. However, the privacy bubble tent will deflate when you open the door as this bubble tent is one full chamber.
How easy is the bubble tent to install?
The bubble tent is easy to install by yourself. If you don’t have something at home already you may wish to purchase a tarpaulin as a base to protect the bottom of the bubble tent. Please also refer to the installation instructions below.
How long does it take to set up the bubble tent?
The bubble tent takes less than 30 minutes to install.
How long does it take to deflate and store the bubble tent?
It takes about 30 minutes to deflate and store the bubble tent. The ventilator system needs to be turned off to deflate the bubble tent.
What is the bubble tent made of?
The bubble tent is made of thick tear-resistant PVC material.
Is the bubble tent UV treated? Fire proof? Water proof? Wind proof?
The bubble tent is UV treated, fire proof, water proof and wind proof. However, if it is windy you may wish to secure the bubble tent to the ground. It is not recommended to use the tent in extremely high winds.
Is a separate base for the bubble tent included?
No. A separate base is not included. This would unnecessarily increase the weight and cost of shipping.
How does the base of the bubble tent stay balanced and footed?
The bubble tent needs to stand on a flat and firm surface such as a patio, deck or grass. The bubble tent can also be secured to the ground. Please also refer to the installation instructions below.
Can my bubble tent burst?
No. The bubble tent is made from thick tear-resistant PVC material. It also comes with a repair kit in case it gets a small hole.
Will I be warm enough?
The bubble tent is an insulator and works like a greenhouse to keep you warm.
Does the bubble tent have air conditioning?
The bubble tent has a ventilation system which constantly renews the air. It is possible to use a small AC unit in the bubble tent, but this is not included in this offer.
Is the air pump loud?
The air pump is around 40-50 decibels when you are inside the bubble tent and the pump is outside. The bubble tent has a 5M length air tube so that the pump can be moved away from the tent.
How many entrances does the bubble tent have?
This bubble tent has one entry. There are other bubble tents that have double entrances. Please enquire if interested in knowing more about other models: email@example.com
How do I clean the bubble tent?
The bubble tent can be cleaned with soap and water.
What about my privacy?
We offer a transparent and a privacy model. If you choose the transparent model but still want some privacy, you can place curtains around the edge with suction plugs.
Will my bubble tent look like the ones in the photos?
This depends on how you choose to decorate and furnish your bubble tent. When the bubble tent is inflated you can put rugs and carpets on the floor to make it look homely. You can also add other furnishing items. It may take up to 3 weeks for the creases caused by delivery to clear from the tent.
Who is the bubble tent perfect for?
The bubble tent is perfect for people that would like to go outside more but prefer the comfort of being inside. The bubble tent is perfect for people who have sleep problems/insomnia. Research has shown that camping improves the quality and quantity of sleep.
How long does delivery take?
Shipping time might vary depending on location, shipment method and other factors.
We aim to have the bubble tent made and delivered within 10 - 15 days.
Does the bubble tent come with warranty?
Yes! The bubble tent has a 2 year warranty which covers the PVC material and the seams. Accidental damage is not covered on the warranty. The air pump which is provided is also covered by a 1 year warranty.
How do I set up my bubble tent? (Installation Instructions)
1. Find a firm and flat surface to stand your bubble tent. For example, this could be a patio, deck or grass lawn. The surface should be free from any debris or gravel as this could pierce the bubble tent. You may wish to put tarpaulin on the ground first to protect the bottom of the bubble tent.
2. Take the tent from the bag and spread the tent out on the ground.
3. Take the ventilator, locate the inflation sleeve and turn on the pump to inflate air into your bubble tent. This should take around 10 minutes. Once the bubble tent is inflated use the ventilator to maintain a constant pressure and the bubble tent’s shape. The ventilator renews the air in the bubble tent constantly.
4. The bubble tent has two chambers. The entrance chamber allows you to move in and out of the tent while maintaining a constant pressure in the main chamber.
5. You may wish to secure the bubble tent to the ground.
6. Once the bubble tent is inflated and secure, move in your belongings. Enjoy.