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Glass Windows

Glass Windows

Check out our latest Glass sides! If you have a view that you want to see from the marquee then glass windows are a must. If the view is of a castle or interesting feature you may consider highlighting the view with floodlights, coloured lights etc..

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Marquee Floors

Marquee Floors

The floor used in a marquee is one of the most important factors which must be considered when hiring a marquee. Unfortunately this part is often ignored until it is too late to rectify. These are the main types of floor used; Wooden floors or sometimes called a Cassette floor Classic Marquees unique varnished wooden…

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Timber Floors

Timber Floors

Wooden Marquee Floors – Cassette Floors Most reputable marquee companies use a wooden floor (cassette floor). This is normally made from wooden or plywood and is held in place with a visible steel profile which runs along the width of the marquee every 10’. This floor is laid on wooden or steel battens for support. This system…

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Plastic Safety Floor

Plastic Safety Floor

This is the most cost effective form of marquee flooring available. These floors are strong, safe and durable. Each floor panel is 500mm x 500mm and  clips together to make one continuous floor. From a versatility point of view it is extremely practical as sections can be removed to allow the floor to fit around…

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Marque Heating

Marque Heating

We hate to hear of any marquee event where people complained of being cold. With the right equipment any marquee can easily be heated to normal room temperatures even in the very coldest Irish weather. A good marquee heater will typically be setup outside the marquee with a duct leading into the marquee. When switched…

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Wedding Survey

Traditional values are changing in 2014 with 69% of couples footing the wedding bill on their own and 15% with the help of the bride’s parents. Civil weddings are also getting more and more popular with 1 in 4 couples opting for a civil ceremony over a church wedding (1 in 5 in 2013). This…

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A Good Dancefloor

Why bother with a dance floor? Firstly and most importantly to dance you need a surface that is safe to dance on. There is not much point trying out some fancy moves on a dodgy floor as it will only lead to a trip to the local hospital. A poor dance floor will make a…

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Green Light For Outdoor Weddings

The interpretation of the current legislation regarding outdoor weddings has been clarified by the AG’s office to allow outdoor weddings to take place in public areas. Up to now the wedding ceremony could only take place in ‘a place that is open to the public’ which had been interpreted by the General Registrar as a…

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Sizing A Marquee

What size marquee creates the perfect level of comfort? What is the optimum balance between being too tight and having too much space that you don’t know what to do with! There are some basic rules to consider when sizing a marquee…. Marquees are modular and are extended in length by 3m or 5m wide…

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Communion Time

It’s hard to believe that we are just coming to the end of our busy season for 2014 and Communion bookings are starting to come in already! Traditionally Communion dates are firmed up during September and October for the following year. We already have a lot of bookings at this stage for 2015. We are…

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