Hexayurt Dweller Raises Funds For Relay For Life

On March 24, 2015, in Hexayurt Articles & Links, temporary shelter, by goodideaguys

The American Cancer Socitey’s Relay For Life got a nice fund raising boost from an Alabama school guidance counselor when he temporarily moved into a hexayurt to raise $2500 for the relay. Brad Hooks set up a hexayurt on the Ogletree Elementary School campus and moved in with his son to bring attention to the […]


Burning Man On Your Desktop

On August 26, 2014, in Burning Man, by goodideaguys

Burning Man 2014 is up and running, and if you are unable to attend, you can still get a live stream of the activities. Just log on to www.ustream.tv and click on this link.  


When This Is Gone There Will Be No More

On August 13, 2014, in Bi-directional filament tape, hexayurt tape, by goodideaguys

The season’s last shipment of six inch bi-directional filament tape just landed on our loading dock. When it is gone, there will be no more available before Burning Man.  


Not Enough Time To Finish Your Hexayurt? You Need To Read This

On August 11, 2014, in hexayurt building tips, Vinay Gupta, by goodideaguys

Maybe it is panic time, but Vnay Gupta, the inventor of the hexayurt will tell you that there is still plenty of time before Burning Man to complete the project. Click here to read his inspiring words.  


Art! Art! Art!

On August 7, 2014, in Burning Man, by goodideaguys

Burning Man is about a lot of things, but everyone agrees that it is about art. Those who take it on themselves to provide the mind bending art installations for Black Rock City need your help. Now is the time to volunteer to be part of a crew. Click here to learn how you can […]


All My Hexes Live In Texas

On August 4, 2014, in Google hexayurt group, by goodideaguys

Lightly used hexayurt for sale in Austin, TX. Just $150.00. Click here to contact the seller.  


Might Be Time To Up Your Game-This Hexayurt Will Last More Than A Week

On August 3, 2014, in hexayurt building tips, Hexayurt Construction Photos, by goodideaguys

Most hexayurt builders hope to get more than one season out of their yurt, but that is based on using it one week a year. Those willing to reconsider the material they use and give up some portability can end up with a semi-permanent shelter with a very long life. Here’s one example.  


It’s August-Seriously, Now It’s Time To Get Excited

On August 1, 2014, in Burning Man, by goodideaguys

Augsut 1 rolls around and suddenly this Burning Man thing starts to feel real. It is this month, after all. If you’re feeling a little behind on your prep work, this except from the official Burning Man newsletter, The Jack Rabbit Speaks, might make that prep work just a little easier.  


Aluminum Tape Extends The Life Of Your Hexayurt

On July 31, 2014, in aluminum tape, Bi-directional filament tape, temporary shelter, by goodideaguys

Taping the joints of your hexayurt with bi-directional filament tape is time consuming and expensive. You can extend the life of the bifilament tape by covering it with an aluminum foil tape. It is a little extra work now, but will pay dividends in the long run. Click here for aluminum tape.  


Six Inch Bi-filament Tape Just Hit Our Dock!

On July 30, 2014, in Bi-directional filament tape, hexayurt tape, by goodideaguys

This just rolled off the truck. It will be gone by tomorrow!