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Taking Care of Your Exhibition Stands

exhibition_standsIf you attend a lot of tradeshows and exhibitions, then you may think about buying your own exhibition stands instead of hiring them. This can save you a substantial amount of money in the long term and is something that you should consider investing in if you regularly attend and display at these types of events. When you have an exhibition stand at a trade show or exhibition, you are portraying a representation of your company direct to your potential customers, so you will want to maintain a good image with having a good quality and exciting exhibition stand. In order to keep your exhibition stand in good shape, you will need to make sure that it is maintained properly and stored correctly when it is not in use. One of the most important aspects though is to make sure you buy a good quality exhibition stand in the first place.

Choosing a Good Quality Exhibition Stand

When you are looking to buy exhibition stands, it will pay you to shop around and find the best quality exhibitions stand that you can at the best possible price. Although exhibition stands are very similar in appearance, they are not all made up to the same quality, so you will need to find companies that offer high quality products that are going to last a good length of time. You will want to make sure that your stand has a durable and sturdy frame, which is going to survive countless assembling and disassembling during its lifetime. Although the prices can vary quite considerably, you should invest in the most suitable exhibition stand that your budget will allow. Make sure that the exhibition stand comes with its own carry case, which is used for both transportation as well as storage. As well as the quality of the exhibition stand itself, you will also want to make sure that the quality of the carry case is also high. The carry case will most likely take more abuse in its lifetime than the exhibition stand will, so you need something which will last the test of time.

Packing your Exhibition Stand

Attending exhibitions can be a long and tiring ordeal, so when it comes down to packing up and leaving, many of us are in a rush to pack up and leave. This can lead to the exhibition stand being hurriedly taken down and not always being stored correctly. Over time, this can lead to wear and tear, so you really should make sure that you pack your display away properly. It is always an idea to give your stand a proper cleaning before your dismantle it as this will help to stop the carry case from getting dirty. Make sure that you do not put anything in the exhibition stand that does not belong there in order to preserve the carry case which protects your exhibition stand. If you need to, you can speed up the dismantling of your exhibition stand and get it loaded up and taken back to your place of business. Then when you get back home or in your office, go through everything making sure that everything is stored correctly.

Storing your Exhibition Stand

When your exhibition stand is not in use, you will need to keep it stored safely and securely where it is not going to get damaged. The temperature that the exhibition stand is not so important, but you will want to make sure that the environment is dry and dust-free if possible. Make sure that it is out of the way and will not have to be moved unless you need it for an exhibition or tradeshow. Depending on how much exhibition stand equipment you have, you may also consider using professional storage facilities. You do find that there are companies that supply exhibition stands and also offer storage facilities for when they are not in use. This means the exhibition stands will be stored in an ideal environment, helping to preserve them for many years to come.

A post by Alicia May (11 Posts)

Alicia May is author at LeraBlog. The author's views are entirely his/her own and may not reflect the views and opinions of LeraBlog staff.

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