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Considerations of Buying a Roof Top Tent

What are the benefits of tents with roofs? Do they have any drawbacks? We’ll take a review of the pros and cons so that you decide if they’re suitable for you. Check out the some of the answers to commonly asked questions by people looking to purchase the use of one the Roof top tens.

What are the benefits of a tent with a roof?

Mobility is great for an excursion on the road. It’s the perfect way to experience the road when you’re traveling from one place to another. Install wherever your vehicle is able to be. A great option for people who frequently go on long weekend getaways, surfers moving from beach to shore, people who are into 4x4s, and anyone seeking a little excitement and enjoyment.

Simple and fast set up Park and your tent is ready to go within a matter of minutes. It takes another 10 minutes to install the annex should you require.

The comfort of sleeping on the most luxurious double mattress above the ground will give you an amazing night’s rest. Make sure to put your bedding away in the tent after you pack it up.

Durable – made from tougher durable, longer last waterproof materials (like canvas steel, aluminum tread plate) as opposed to tents for ground, which typically concentrate on being lightweight and easy to carry.

Off ground – similar to your own tree home – there is no flooding or mud and it catches breezes to help cool.

This frees up storage space inside the your vehicle. The tent up on the roof means that you can use the space in your car for other equipment.

Security – elevated off the ground, it makes things more difficult for animals and humans.

Cheaper than an RV – experience some of the amenities and flexibility of an RV while on the budget.

Are there negative aspects to be considered?

You won’t be able to drive to the nearest shop in the event that the tent is already in place. If you’re planning to camp at one place for a long period of time, it’s not ideal. Bring your bicycle.

The tent must be put on and off of the roof A tent weighs around 60kg. It will take two capable people to lift it up and off. I put mine up on the vehicle throughout the camping season.

Road handling can affect the center of gravity of your vehicle, and also the efficiency of your fuel but not too much.

The high-height of the tent can make certain parts difficult to access . I have a small folding chair in my bag.

Costs higher – more expensive than an open-air tent.

What’s the decision?

The benefits far outweigh the negatives. The fact that I have one is a bonus I’m of the opinion. We’ve had a number of planned excursions and spontaneous night trips after the sun was shining. A roof-top tent will allow you to enjoy an array of exciting opportunities. Our feedback from customers is ‘Absolutely amused!’ on the summer.

If you’re not certain about a rooftent, please contact us. We’ll try our best to provide any information or suggestions you’ll need.