Question: Can You Have Bouncy Castle In Rain?

Are bouncy castles waterproof?

Q: What happens if there are rain showers or it’s slightly windy.

A: Don’t panic, All our Bouncy Castle are anchored down and everything is waterproof, and all our outdoor bouncy castles have shower covers and are safe to use it moderate winds and light showers..

Can you put bouncy castle on concrete?

Bouncy castles are usually installed on grass but can sometimes be installed on concrete. Yet, for security purposes, most companies will not offer to install bouncy castles on concrete, especially on a windy day. The use of bouncy castles outdoors also depends on the current weather condition.

Is bouncy castle hire a good business?

Hiring out bouncy castles and inflatables is a really great business to be in either full time or part time, and the rewards can be high. As well as the “fun factor”, i.e. delighting children, and their parents, or adults, at an adult party, the monetary rewards and cash-flow can be excellent.

Do you need insurance to hire out a bouncy castle?

Absolutely YES you definitely need public liability insurance if you are hiring out bouncy castles or inflatables to the general public. There are lots of insurance companies that specifically deal with leisure insurance lie hiring out bouncy castles etc.

Can adults go on bouncy castles?

A: Our standard Bouncy Castles are suitable for children up to the age of 12, and will NOT withstand the weight of an adult. Our Adult/All Age Bouncy Castles are built to withstand the weight of older children and adults, and use a much more powerful inflation fan making the Bouncy Castle bed firmer and more bouncy.

Can bouncy castles be used in the rain?

Yes, most of our bouncy castles / inflatables have shower/sun covers. Just check on the bouncy castle details to confirm this or gives us a call. These are only effective in light rain or showers.

How long does it take to inflate a bouncy castle?

How long does it take to set up/inflate/deflate/pack up the inflatable? The bouncy castles take approx 15 minutes to set up and 20 minutes to pack up. However this is only an estimate, times may vary depending on the size and how many inflatables you have at the time of your booking.

How much money can you make renting bounce houses?

How much profit can an inflatable bounce house business make? Industry research indicates an average of 1.5 rentals per week, which comes out to $188 per week per bounce house. If you invest in 4 bounce houses, your business will draw in about $750 per week.

How much electricity does a bouncy castle use?

A: The bouncy castle runs on a 750w motor, and therefore costs around 10p per hour to run.

Are bouncy castles noisy?

Noise. Bouncy castles are noisy.

What size bouncy castle do I need?

The most common size for a bouncy castle is 12ft x 12ft. However, the way the industry measures inflatables can be quite confusing. For example, they only take into consideration the size of the bed of the inflatable, not the area surrounding it. You will need extra space for the fan, mats, impact area, pegs, etc…

How do you secure a bounce house on concrete?

The best way to secure your bounce house is with long metal stakes hammered correctly and completely into grass or dirt. When set-up on cement or asphalt is necessary, sandbags of the appropriate weight are your best option to anchor your bounce house or inflatable obstacle course.

Do bouncy castles need to be tested?

According to health and safety law, all bouncy castle equipment used “as a slide or for bouncing upon” by members of the public needs to be regularly tested by a “competent” person. The inspection needs to be carried out before the bouncy castle is first used. After that, it’s every year.

Can bouncy castles go on artificial grass?

We are often asked if bouncy castles are able to be put on artificial grass outdoors? Unfortunately, although it can technically be done it just isn’t feasible due to the legal requirements of anchoring down a bouncy castle. A standard children’s bouncy castle will have at least 6 anchor points.

Are bouncy castles safe in hot weather?

New research is warning that the incredibly hot temperatures in bouncy castles may be putting children at risk of heat stroke and dehydration.