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Vinyl Tear Off Tarps for Roofing

Tarps are such a handy tool. They are usefulfor everything from camping, covering vehicles, hay, and for parties and events. They can be used for just about any project you mightwant to tackle. Heavy duty vinyl tarps are most typically used for protection from the elements, but they can also be used haul materials or catch debris . If you are in the roofing business, you know the help atear off vinyl tarpscan be. Roofing is a physically demanding job. Tarps can make it a little easier.

There are few safety items to cover when using a tear off tarp. It is important to note that tear off tarps are not intended to be used a slings for lifting. They are designed to catch the old roofing materials you are tearing off the roof. Be sure that there is never anyone under a tarp that has roofing material in it. Also check your tarps for wear. If they show signs of weakening, immediately discard the tarp and purchase a new one.

Our tarps are made with super heavy-duty 40 Oz.black vinyl material. The 2 inch cross-weave webbing, which is sewn into a plus and x-shape pattern, provides additional strength to the tarp. Steel o-rings at the ends of the webbing allow the tarp to be easily moved. The tarps are available in a variety of sizes, the smallest being 7′ x 7′ up to the largest at 20′ x 20′. We also specialize in custom made tarps.

For more information about tarps and canopies of all types, pleasecontact us.

Protect Outdoor Washer and Dryer Units with Vinyl Tarps and Carports

Do you have a summer cottage or bungalow that has an outdoor washer and dryer? Has the thought of leaving the units exposed to the elements 24/7 got you feeling a bit queasy? If so, weve got some recommendations that may help to set your mind at ease:

#1: Purchase a Portable Carport or Patio Cover

Why not consider setting your washer and dryer units underneath of aportable carportorpatio cover? At Canopies and Tarps, we have carports that are made with steel and polycarbonate panels. Weve also got ones that feature canopy and valance tops made from durable, UV and chemical resistant fabrics. They come in all different sizes. So perhaps one will be just right for your summer homes porch, deck or patio.

#2: Invest in Vinyl Tarps

If you cant find a portable carport or patio cover that works for your situation, consider buyingvinyl tarps. Vinyl tarps are outfitted with many grommets and come in two different weights. You can also custom order them in various colors and sizes. Wed suggest choosing one that is resistant to mildew, chemicals, abrasions and the suns rays. Once you have the vinyl tarps on hand, you can use them to build your own washer and dryer shelter.

#3: Buy Custom Machine Covers

Finally, purchasing custommachine coversis another option to consider. Some of the machine covers that we have available are fire resistant, which makes them great for covering clothes dryers in between loads of laundry. In addition to being fire resistant, the covers also tend to resist machine oils, abrasions, tears, precipitation and UV rays.Other machine covers are made from a durable, arctic flexible vinyl with rope reinforced edge. Those covers are typically waterproof, UV resistant, mildew proof and more. As such, they are superlative for covering outdoor washers and dryers year round.

To learn more about obtaining vinyl tarps or other protective materials for your summer homes washer and dryer, pleasecontact usat (877) 811-3911. Remember, custom orders tend to require a minimum of 12 days notice. So its best to order your custom pieces as soon as possible.

Great Tips and Vinyl Tarps for Aspiring Farmer’s Market Organizers

Its not surprising that farmers markets continue to be popular. They offer small to mid-size farming operations a chance to get noticed and sell their wares. In addition, consumers get to enjoy affordable, homegrown products that they may not have access to anywhere else. If you are hoping to jump onto the farm wagon and start one in your neighborhood this year, here are a few tips:

Partner with Others

Starting a neighborhood farmers market is always easier with help. So begin the process by making contact with people like your local SNAP/WIC office staff, church groups, non-profits, agricultural societies, the National Association of Produce Market Managers and government agencies. You may also want to join the Farmers Market Coalition and check out the Wholesome Wave. Collectively, they may be able to help you find a great market location, obtain liability insurance and share marketing costs.

Seek Financing & Incentives

Next, youll want to seek out financing and incentives as well as make sure that your farmers market can accept SNAP benefits. The list of resources to look into in the process includes, but is not limited to theU.S. Federal Food Financing Initiatives Program, Farm Aid, U.S.D.A. grants and the New Markets Tax Credit Program.

Buy Vinyl Tarps, Canopies & Tents

From there, wed suggest investing in fire retardant, clear vinyl tarps,colored vinyl tarps, canopies and tents. You may want to buy portable tables, chairs and banners too. That way, you can rent them out to the vendors or set-up a farmers market booth of your own.

OurClear PVC Vinyl Tarpsare perfect for shielding fruit and vegetable displays from flying insects. Each one is 20 mil thick and weights 18 ounces per square yard. The vinyl tarps also feature grommets every 24 inches, hemmed edges and heat resistant seams, which makes them great side wall companions.

The canopies and tents, on the other hand, are great for providing shaded display areas throughout the farmers market. You can also select fabrics that are resistant to water, mildew, oils, abrasions and sun damage. To learn more about obtaining those items and other vinyl tarps for your upcoming farmers market, pleasecontact usat (877) 811-3911. We can help you make your space look attractive to attendees in no time.