Step 1.

Unpack the bell tent and lay the groundsheet on the ground. Find the door androtate the tent so it’s facing the desired direction,then close the zipper

Cotton can Leak, when new, let some air through and leak around the seams. After the canvas has been wet once this will no longer happen because of the cotton
With insufficient ventilations, fungus can affect the canvas. It is important to store your tent dry so no fungus or other stains can appear. If you have to store the tent wet temporarily, be sure to remove the mud and dirt from the bottom of the tent put your tent back out to dry within 48 hours.
Zippers sometimes have to endure extreme tension caused by wind, incorrect tent set ups or pressures caused by people or objects leaning into the tent. thanks
The lifespan of your tent is very dependent upon camping conditions – air pollution, ultraviolet radiation, natural dirt (bird droppings, sand, salt water)
The cotton must be bone dry before storing the Shumaxx Bell tent.
•Never keep the tent stored away wet for longer than two days, otherwisefungus can affect the canvas which will then create permanent little black dots.
please note that Cotton shrinks when wet, making itself waterproof when it rains. The first time your tent gets wet it may leak a little, don’t worry THIS IS TOTALLY NORMAL!!