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Dome Tent Cover - Material, Manufacturing and Care

Dome Tent Cover - Material, Manufacturing and Care

A tent without cover wouldn’t be a tent, right? Let’s talk about dome fabrics.

The material widely used for outside cover of a dome tent tent is PVC-coated polyester mesh.

PVC (polyvinyl chloride)—also known as vinyl—is a plastic substance that comes in a variety of forms, including rigid and flexible, transparent and opaque, glossy and matte. It's commonly accessible in film form, which is used to make a variety of parts and products for a variety of household and commercial applications.

Double PVC coated polyester mesh...


How to Make Your Geodesic Dome Cover Last Longer

How to Make Your Geodesic Dome Cover Last Longer

With a little care, your dome can last you a long time. We want you to have the best experience possible when it comes to your dome.

The first step to understanding how to clean PVC vinyl is to learn about its properties. The PVC vinyl is resistant to moisture and humidity, strong and long lasting material, but like everything it needs care and maintenance to last.


How Cooling Paint Works: Cool Roof Technology

How Cooling Paint Works: Cool Roof Technology

It’s so hot that … cows are giving evaporated milk … chickens are laying hard-boiled eggs … and when you buy bread at the store, it’s toast before you get home! These are just jokes, of course, but climate change isn’t funny. Science shows that our planet is heating up. While there are many ways people are trying to fight climate change, one way is simple – use cooling paint on your roof. With the right paint (like Thermo-Shield roof coat), you can not only help keep things cooler,...


Winterize Your Geodesic Dome: 13 Tips to Get Ready for Cold Weather

Winterize Your Geodesic Dome: 13 Tips to Get Ready for Cold Weather

One of the things we love about geodesic domes is that a dome can be an all-season home. Once you build it and make it secure, your dome will be an energy-efficient retreat where you can get cozy all winter long. Even snow and wind are no problem for the structurally sound dome. Of course, like any other home, you need to put some effort into preparing your dome for cold weather. While some home-winterizing tips are the same for any structure, there are some weather-proofing steps that are unique to domes. But, hey, we’ve...


What Is It Like to Run a Glamping Retreat? An Interview with Tiny Haven Living

What Is It Like to Run a Glamping Retreat? An Interview with Tiny Haven Living

Have you ever felt like it would be great to speak to someone who has already bought a dome tent and installed it? To find out their feedback on the quality, installation process, features, and special aspects of domes? To hear firsthand what it’s like to offer guests a dome in your own glamping retreat?

Meet one of our customers, who received and installed their Glamping Dome Store geodesic tent in the beginning of June 2021. Tiny Haven Living is a glamping and country-style getaway resort spread over three beautiful locations close to Baltimore...