How to Install Tension Fabric Displays

Level: basic

Perfect for trade shows, conferences, events and virtual meeting backdrops, Tension Fabric Displays create a professional look as they promote your brand and products. After you’ve placed your online printing order, follow these simple instructions for how to install tension fabric displays in any space.

Before You Begin

Before you begin to assemble your Tension Fabric Display, make sure you have all of the included product parts. Note: Because we offer multiple display sizes (2-Foot, 3-Foot, 8-Foot and 10-Foot), the number of parts will vary based on the size you purchased.

  1. Top corner poles
  2. Top horizontal pole
  3. Vertical shock-corded poles
  4. Fabric graphic
  5. Horizontal middle pole
  6. Base
Numbered pieces of a tension fabric display in the assembly instructions.

Tension Fabric Display Setup

Step 1

Remove all of the parts from the carry case and place them on a clean, flat surface.

Step 2

Assemble the vertical shock-corded poles by placing the tapered end of one pole into the large end of the next while pressing the snap button, as shown.

Poles to install tension fabric displays

Step 3

Attach the vertical shock-corded poles into the ports on the base, as shown.

Poles and base

Step 4

Insert the ends of the horizontal middle pole into both sides of the vertical shock-corded poles, as shown.

Pole setup

Step 5

Attach the top corner poles and top horizontal pole to the vertical poles, as shown.

Pole sections

Step 6

Slide fabric graphic over the top of the display, as shown.

Slip your fabric display over the poles

Display Storage and Care

Place all product parts into the carry case and store in a cool dry location. Displays are recommended for indoor use only. Machine wash on gentle cycle using mild detergent. Tumble dry no heat. Do NOT dry clean. Do NOT iron.

As a premium online printer, we offer replacement graphics for displays of all sizes, too. You can find them here:

If you have any questions about how to install tension fabric displays or any of our online printing services, check out our Tension Fabric Displays FAQ or please contact customer service.