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Inflatable How-To Videos

Inflatable Design Group’s team has worked together to create step-by-step videos answering some of our most asked questions.  
Still have a question?  Check out our FAQ page or contact your sales representative!

1. Cleaning

To get the most out of your custom inflatable ensure that your inflatable is properly cleaned and stored after each use.

Watch this video to learn what cleaning products to use and how to keep your inflatable clean.  This will ensure that your inflatable will lasts for years.  

2. Inflatable Blower Audio Test

Learn more about the machines keeping your inflatables up and running!

Watch this video for an audio test of IDG’s three most popular blowers: cub blower, koala blower, and grizzly blower.  We also go over the specs of each inflatable blower such as voltage, weight, size, and more! 

3. Fog Machines

Here at IDG we want your inflatable to be the biggest and baddest on and off the field. Which is why we also offer accessories to go along with entryways and other custom pieces. They add a little extra oomph to your inflatable, but sometimes they can be a little confusing. 

This step-by-step video was created to show you how to properly connect your fog machine to your custom inflatable so that on game day you have one less thing to worry about.


4. Sandbags

Wondering which anchors to connect your sandbags to?  

No matter what custom inflatable you have, ensuring that it is weighted down so it won’t fly away is very important. Watch this video to learn about the different types of anchors and for step-by-step instructions on how to connect sandbags to your inflatable.


5. Tunnel Inflation

It is game day and time to use your inflatable tunnel!  Now how do you set it up?

IDG created a step-by-step video detailing the inflation and deflation process of inflatable tunnels.  From laying out your inflatable to zipper placements, this video will walk you through the entire process so that you are ready for game day!


5. Arch Inflation

Inflatable arches are versatile and inflate within seconds!

Ensure that you are using the proper sandbag placement, anchoring techniques, and more by watching this step-by-step detailed video on arch inflation. 

As always, feel free to reach out to IDG if you have any other questions!

7. Misting Stations

Keep everyone cool during the warm season with a custom inflatable misting station!

Inflatable misting stations may seem intimidating and hard to set up but that is far from the truth.  IDG created this step-by-step video to show you just how easy it is to operate and troubleshoot your inflatable misting station.

8. Fast Pitch

Just like the name, these inflatables go up fast. Just in case you run into any troubles, we created this video to help you along the way. We take you through the entire inflation process in order to ensure proper inflation and set-up! 

If you know how to inflate a fast pitch then you basically know how to inflate any one of our awesome creations!

9. Money Machine

Make your money fly with an inflatable money machine!

Inflatable money machines need two blowers for inflation.  Watch this step-by-step video to learn how to set up your inflatable money machine, what each blower does, and more!



10. Bounce House

Learn the ins and outs of inflatable bounce houses and step-by-step instructions on inflation and deflation.  

As with all of our custom inflatables, we recommend practicing the inflation and deflation process before your event to avoid any misteps.

11. Inflatable Costumes

Bring your mascot or other characters to life with a custom inflatable costume!

Inflatable costumes are a fun way to interact with the crowd.  Learn your inflatable costume’s ins and outs with this detailed video made by IDG’s team.


12. Inflatable Characters & Replicas

Step-by-step video on the inflation and deflation of inflatable characters, masots, and replicas.  This video will also show you how to attach sandbags to your custom inflatable and pack it up for easy storage when not in use.

12. How to Put Together an Electronic Backboard

Electronic backboards can be added to many of our custom inflatable basketball games for an additional price. 

This video will show you how to set up your electronic backboard and attach it to your custom interactive inflatable.  We also have a PDF version of the instructions you can ask your sales representative for. 

13. How to Set Up & Troubleshoot Your Radar

Radar guns can be added on to many of our custom sports inflatable games.  They are a great way to track how fast your participants can throw a ball.

Watch this video to learn how to set up and troubleshoot your radar gun.  Still have questions?  Reach out to your sales rep!

Still have questions?  Reach out to your sales representative or visit our FAQ page!