Most of the causes of malfunctioning machines are universal and affect all grades of fog machines. Cheaper fog machines are more prone to damage because of the lower quality of workmanship and material, along with a possibly lower capacity for handling big events spread over a longer period. Not everyone who wants to invest in a… Continue reading How to Fix a Fog Machine
You should never automatically work yourself into a frenzy and tank your party just because your fog machine is not working. A critical skill in fog machine operation is staying calm and establishing the root cause of the machine stalling, if or when it does. Often you will realize the machine is not broken, and it… Continue reading What to Do When Your Fog Machine Is Not Working
A fog machine is undoubtedly one of the most fun, essential ingredients in a party setup, especially if the party is meant to be a bit mysterious. The way it both conceals items while also offering a tantalizing glimpse of them creates enough curiosity to keep the party consistently interesting. A Halloween setup, for instance,… Continue reading How to Use a Fog Machine
In case you have yet to see one of them in action, the fog machine is that versatile, one of a kind device used to create an aura of mystery by obscuring what lies beyond it through the emission of smoke. This mystery might be intended to scare, captivate or surprise the audience or participants… Continue reading How Do Fog Machines Work?
When dealing with fog machines, you want to make sure that you’re taking every possible safety precaution, especially around children. You may be asking yourself, what ingredients go into making fog in a smoke machine? What chemicals are present? Are they safe? How can I maximize safety and fog effects with one of these machines?
Don’t fret — we’ve got you covered. There are many different kinds of fog machines out there from a lot of different companies. Some manufacturers are safer than others and it is nearly impossible to give a broad review of the safety of each and every machine and the particular methods and fluids they use. That said, we’ll walk you through the basics of fog liquid and tell you the safest ways to use it.
So, you’ve bought a fog machine. Incredible. But if you’re not quite sure how to use it, you’re in the right place.
Fog machines can be tricky to operate, especially for first-time users who are used to remote-controlled devices. Many fog machines come with remotes but not all of them do. Regardless, it’s best to learn how to use your machine manually. You never know when the batteries in the remote are going to run out or, worse yet, if you’re going to lose the remote.
Here are some basic tips for how to get your fog or smoke machine up and running… without the remote control.
When most people buy their very first portable fog machine, they’re usually doing it for one very special holiday. Halloween is by far the most popular time to get your fog machine out and make your party look spooky, but what about the other 364 days of the year? If you’ve recently invested in an indoor… Continue reading 10 Interesting Uses For Fog Machines
When you’re trying to think of how to add instant atmosphere to an event or space, one of the easiest fixes is to use a fog machine. With a fog machine, you can create any type of look from creepy and eerie to soft and romantic, and all with the one device. One other type of… Continue reading The Difference Between A Fog Machine and A Haze Machine
When you’re looking for the ultimate effects at an event, sometimes a fog machine might not cut it alone. One of the best ways to enhance the fog that these devices create is with a light show, and there’s no better way to create one than with specialized lasers. You might recall the last time you… Continue reading Fog Machines And Lasers
When people think about using fog machines and creating that cool smoky effect, they might not realize just how many places you can use them. One of the most commonly asked questions about these devices is whether or not they can be used indoors, and if they are, how safe is it really? If you’ve recently… Continue reading How To Use A Fog Machine Inside A House