DIY Repair

How do I wash my sleeping bag?
After a lot of time out on the trails or at the campground, there may come a time when your sleeping bag is looking and smelling a bit, well, less than idea...
Fri, 7 Aug, 2020 at 9:50 AM
How do I repair the shock cord at the center of my pole?
If you have shock cord that has gotten stretched out, gone limp, snapped, or is just tired and in need of some replacing, then you have come to the right pl...
Tue, 9 Mar, 2021 at 11:35 AM
How do I repair a broken tent pole at home?
CRACK! We all know that heart sinking sound when a pole snaps. After a pole breaks, the structure of your tent is automatically compromised making the rest ...
Tue, 9 Mar, 2021 at 11:35 AM
My tent is sticky, flaky, and leaking water- what do I do?
When your tent fly becomes sticky or the coating flakes off, the urethane coating on the fly is starting to break down. This break down process is called de...
Tue, 9 Mar, 2021 at 11:34 AM
What is the best way to clean my tent or pack?
Let's be real, camping, hiking, biking, and exploring outside are dirty activities. If you are out and using your gear, there is going to come a time t...
Tue, 9 Mar, 2021 at 11:34 AM
My airbed is outside of warranty but opening at a seam is there a product that can repair this?
We recommend using a liquid seam sealant glue such as Gear Aid's Seam Grip for this type of repair. 
Fri, 19 Mar, 2021 at 1:51 PM
What is the best way to test for an airbed leak.
When you believe you have a leak on the body of you air bed a solution of water with a little dish soap can be applied to areas of the bed and if you see a...
Fri, 19 Mar, 2021 at 1:50 PM