Basic Tent Care

Monday, December 03 2012 1:21 pm - for Camping Equipment
If you're new to camping and just bought a tent you need to know some basic tent care procedures, but first let's start off by talking about tents in general. Years ago tents were constructed out of only one kind of material, canvas, whether it was an army pup tent or a wall tent. Their cotton fibers absorb water and swell up thereby making it water proof. If you touched the sides it would leak. Types of Tents The biggest drawback of canvas tents is that they are heavy. About 25 years ago nylon tents became the rage and have…
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