Should I fill 35ft Balloon Arches with Helium or Air?

by Mike
(Baytown,TX)

I've been asked to make two 35 ft balloon arches (width unknown). I'm not sure whether to do a helium arch or an air filled one. It's an outdoor event and could be windy considering where the event is. Can you please help?

Comments for Should I fill 35ft Balloon Arches with Helium or Air?

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Outdoor Balloon Arch
by: Margit

Hi Mike,

As a general rule for outdoor balloon decorations is to go with air filled balloons on a sturdy frame.

This is especially true when the location is windy and the arches are rather big, as in your case.

I've written some more pointers about doing balloons outdoor on my page about .

Best of luck for your balloon arches! Would love to see a photo. You can submit it either here, to my Photo Gallery or to my Facebook Page.

Margit

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Balloon Decorations FAQ.

Recent Articles

  1. What would I use to make cheeks rosy on a balloon figure?

    I make tons of princess' babies and other balloon figures that I would love to put a soft pink rosy tone for their cheeks. Someone PLEASE tell me what

    Read More

  2. Charlotte, NC, USA Balloon and Party Service

    Carolyn Mason, CBA, 2120 N Sharon Amity Rd. Charlotte, NC, balloonandparty36@yahoo.com. We provide balloon arches, balloon columns, bulk balloons and

    Read More

  3. Link-a-loon helium filled arch

    I'm making a large link-a-loon helium filled arch. It's about 16 feet wide and almost as tall. Does it need the small quad balloons in between each link

    Read More