Sunday, April 3, 2016

Custom Tack Box Engraving | Personalizing Your Tack

Custom Tack Box Engraving | Personalizing Your Tack
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Tack Box Engraving

Custom engraving will add a personal touch to your tack trunk and other stable accessories. There is no better way to stand out than personalizing your horse tack!

If you ever wanted your stable and your business to look professional then you would want an engraving or labeling of some sort. Even if you do not run a horse stable, having a well designed label adds value to horse barn.
When your clients come over, they will appreciate that you took the time to place a quality engraving on the door or wall of your stable or anywhere else on your horse farm.
Our custom name plates are made by professionals and are built to last. Each name plate (stall, saddle, box) has a brilliant finish and is designed for beauty and longevity.

tack box name plate
We offer an extensive inventory of custom engraving name plates for bridles, brow plates, saddle plates, halter plates, oval key tags, and bucket bracelets. Our custom engraving styles are English, Notched & Beveled


Our stock art is something will want to look at or custom horse logos look nice on the nameplate as well. The artistic work that has gone into the art plates will be appreciated by you and your horse of course. We have 12 different illustrations that expand all horse breeds. 


Saturday, March 5, 2016

Recommended Care for Sunbrella for Stall Drapes and Show Banners

The below chart contains our recommended cleaning methods of Sunbrella® fabric for some of the most common and toughest stains. You may also use Carbona Stain Devil cleaning products.


Stain In Fabric That You Want To Remove
Recommended cleaning solutions
Carbona stain devil no.
Beer
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water / white vinegar (3 oz.)
8
Berry
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water / ammonia (4-8 oz.)
8
Bird droppings
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water, or try Goo Gone Grease Cutter (a hand cleaner), Greased Lightning, or Clean Rite Purple Power (available at Wal-Mart, K-Mart, etc.)
Blood (dried)
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water / ammonia (4-8 oz.)
4
Butter
volatile solvent (acetone) 100%
5
Charcoal, pencil marks
vacuum, then Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1gallon water
3
Catsup or mustard
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
2
Chewing gum
volatile solvent (acetone) 100%
1
Chocolate
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water / ammonia (4 oz.)
2
Coffee
Dawn® dishwashing liquid / water, white vinegar, volatile solvent (acetone)
8
Cola
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
8
Crayon
paint remover (100%), oil or grease remover (mix as directed)
3
Egg (raw)
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
4
Food color
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water / white vinegar (3 oz.)
6
Grape juice
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
8
Gravy
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
2
Grease (car)
volatile solvent (acetone) 100%
5
Ink (permanent, india, ballpoint)
paint remover (100%), volatile solvent (acetone) 100%, soap and water
3
Iron rust
Carbona™ Stain Devil #9
9
Lipstick
paint remover, oil or grease remover (mix as directed)
6
Mascara
paint remover (100%), volatile solvent (acetone-100%), Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
8
Mildew
bleach (1 cup) / Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
4
Milk
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
8
Nail polish
volatile solvent (acetone) 100%
1
Oil
volatile solvent (acetone) 100%
5
Orange drink
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
8
Paint (latex) wet
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
1
Paint (latex) dried
paint remover (100%), oil or grease remover (mix as directed)
1
Paint (oil or lacquer)
paint remover (100%), oil or grease remover (mix as directed)
5
Shoe polish (liquid)
volatile solvent (acetone) 100%
7
Shoe polish (wax)
apply heated iron over towel, volatile solvent (acetone) 100%
1
Suntan lotion
Pine Power® or pine oil detergent / water (mix as directed)
5
Tea
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
8
Tomato Juice
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
2
Tree sap
turpentine (100%), Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water
7
Urine
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water / white vinegar (3 oz.)
8
Vomit
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water / white vinegar (3 oz.)
8
Wax (candle)
apply heated iron over towel, volatile solvent (acetone) 100%
1
Wine
Dawn® dishwashing liquid (2 oz.) / 1 gallon water / ammonia (4-8 oz.) / white vinegar (3 oz.)
8

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Gorgeous, Unique Tack Trunks & Saddle Trunks from TackTrunks.NET



When it comes to making your tack room appear as beautiful as it can possibly be, it helps to have the best saddle trunks on display. For many people, your tack boxes will be the first thing they see when they enter your stable. You want the first impression to be outstanding, and this is why it helps to have a stunning tack box or two lying around.

With everything from bench tack boxes to grooming boxes and behind, we strive to create tack trunks that also serve as dazzling decorative pieces. If you're going to have saddle trunks, then why not make them as beautiful as possible? When visitors to your barn see these beautiful designs, they will undoubtedly want to know where you found them. Demonstrating the utilitarianism that is required, each of these trunks has been crafted with everyday use in mind. We realize that our saddle trunks will be the first thing you see early in the morning when you arise to feed your horses, which is why they've been built for easy access.



The designs are so eye-catching that you may even want to consider ordering a few of them. With an eternal stylish flair, they've also been built to last. For years to come, they will exist as a major part of your life. The fact that they are customizable makes them an even more attractive choice for your barn. Whether you want to monogram your saddle boxes or choose a color that reflects your barn's aesthetic, these tank trunks will be crafted and fine-tuned to your unique specifications. You will possess the freedom to make selections regarding hardware and wood stains, making your tack box one of a kind. When you see your new order for the first time, you'll be thrilled with the results.

Our saddle trunks will become a functional part of your barn in no time, housing all of the important equipment that you've accumulated over the years, playing host to memories. Whether riders are sitting on it while chatting about a certain horse's training tics or it's just filled to the brim with show accoutrements, you'll come to treasure your new tack box every time you see it. There is joy in surrounding yourself with beautiful items that have been customized to your exact preferences, and these terrific tack boxes will bring an air of elegance to your tack room.





Monday, October 19, 2015

Halter Nameplates for your Halter!

Halter Name Plates
Personalize your halter name plate with unique engraving options and designer styles. Our customizable name plates are available with your choice of an ornamental end or round end. Moreover, each name plate mounts onto the halter with custom fasteners. We have many selections such as Chicago screws, split rivet, pop rivet and more.
Engraving Options

Create your own designer name plate with special fonts and horse designs. You can have up to two lines of engraving with a maximum of 20 characters per line. The second line of text will be slightly smaller than the first line to accent the top row. Your specific horse designs will be engraved at both ends of your written text. 
Add a horse breed Logo or your own Logo. Send us your artwork for a quote.
We offer the following breed logo on either the left or right side of the plate for the following breeds: American Warmblood, German Oldenburg, Swedish Warmblood, Holsteiner, Dutch Warnblood, VDL, Westphalan, Trakehner.
Font Information or Custom Fonts. Call or email us your Custom fonts for a quote.

It is very important to type in your text exactly as you want it to look on the name plate. You can choose your text with upper and/or lower case letters, but please type carefully into the designated area. There are a few fonts that are only available in specific upper or lower case writing such as Roman, Script, Block, or Old English.



If you are undecided, our font images will show you what your text will look like in all capitals or upper and lower case letters to help you decide. Remember, we will engrave your name plate exactly as you type it, so double check your final submission.
Style: Select Notched, English, or Beveled to frame the plate.



Available Sizes
Halter Name Plate  (3/4 inch by 4 1/4 inch)

Contact us 

If you need additional information or have questions about further customized options for name plates, feel free to call or email us. We will be glad to give you a quote for larger sizes or additional engraving options like extra lines, different fonts or unique logos.
Expedited Delivery
Call or email us with your expedited delivery needs. Standard delivery is typically 2 weeks as it takes time to engrave and let the engraving dry.
Learn more about our horse name plates.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Bridle Nameplates

Bridle Name Plates: Explore the many options below on how to design your own bridle plates. Call us if you have any questions or concerns.

Bridle name plates are a great accessories to add to your stable. These also make amazing gifts for that special guy or girl in your life who loves all things to do with horses. Our customizable bridle name plates are sure to please and come available in number of sizes and font types. 
Personalize your bridle name plate with unique engraving options and designer styles. Our customizable name plates are available with your choice of an ornamental end or round end. Moreover, each name plate mounts onto the bridle with two custom attachments in our Fastener drop down selection.

Engraving Options

Create your own designer name plate with special fonts and horse designs. These specialized fonts will make your bridle name plates stand out from all the rest. You can have up to two lines of engraving with a maximum of 20 characters per line. We can optionally add 3 lines of engraving. This engraving option offers you up to 60 characters for you to customize and create your one of a kind bridle plates. 

With our services the possibilities are almost limitless. You can add a horse breed Logo or your very own Logo. Send us any of your personalized artwork for a quote.

Breed Logo's
We offer the following breed logo on either the left or right side of the plate for the following breeds: American Warmblood, German Oldenburg, Swedish Warmblood, Holsteiner, Dutch Warmblood, VDL, Westphalan, Trakehner.
 horse breed logo's for your horse tack engraving

Font Selection for Engraving
For more font information or custom fonts and styles. Call or email us your Custom fonts for a personalized quote.

It is very important to type in your text exactly as you want it to look on the name plate. You can choose your text with upper and/or lower case letters, but please type carefully into the designated area. There are a few fonts that are only available in specific upper or lower case writing such as Roman, Script, Block, or Old English.
font selection for engraving


Style: Select Notched, English, or Beveled to frame the plate.
style selection for the bridle name plate

Available Size:
Bridle NamePlate size (2 inches by .375 inch)

Contact us 

If you need additional information or have questions about further customized options for name plates, feel free to call or email us. We will be glad to give you a quote for larger sizes or additional engraving options like extra lines, different fonts or unique logos.

Expedited Delivery

Call or email us with your expedited delivery needs. Standard delivery is typically 2 weeks as it takes time to engrave and let the engraving dry.
Still Undecided?
If you are undecided, our font images will show you what your text will look like in all capitals or upper and lower case letters to help you decide. Remember, we will engrave your name plate exactly as you type it, so double check your final submission.

Learn more about our bridle nameplates.

Friday, October 9, 2015

Beverage Valet for the Race Derby or Horse Show to Celebrate!


Although serving drinks isn't a necessity, it's a common and expected practice, and the horse show beverage valet will enable you to serve professional drinks from a sophisticated bar while still in the comfort zone of your own rig. If you're hiring a drink expert to mix drinks for your party or your guests, he or she will be able to work more efficiently when using the organized beverage valet and it will be a unique addition to your rig. If you have someone pass snacks and hors d'oeuvres, he or she will be easily able to keep the tray filled when using the convenience of the horse show valet.


In addition to storing beverages and food items, the beverage valet stores your glassware and serving utensils, including a blender, and also boasts a refrigerated compartment. The beverage valet even comes with its own full bar set so that you can make professional-quality drinks for your guests. A cool drink will help your visitors to relax, and the efficiency and sophistication of the horse show beverage valet will impress them. Before your next derby or horse show, be sure to get your own horse show beverage valet.

Although it may seem like just one more thing you have to tote along to the horse show, the valet will be one of the most valuable tools you'll have. It will simplify entertaining guests and potential associates and will show that you are able to provide the best for them as well as for your horses.





Saturday, October 3, 2015

Horse Mounting Block | 2 or 3 Step Mounting Blocks

Our mounting blocks come in a variety of sizes and colors to enhance their utility and their good looks. With two or three step options and openings that provide storage for brushes, sprays and other small supplies, the use for these blocks will go beyond simply mounting a horse. You can use them as an aid to doing work around the stable or even cleaning your horse.

The wood finish blocks are a two step block that comes in a Walnut or Deep Cherry stain and finish. The interior and the exterior of these blocks can come finished. We also offer unfinished wood blocks to suit your needs. Chrome or brass trim can be added for further protection and beauty.
We also carry two step and three step in our vinyl line too that have slip resistant steps. The top step also serves as a lid to the storage compartment within which is perfect for grooming supplies and cleaners. 

These boxes can also be locked with a padlock to ensure your gear and supplies are safe.
Every stable needs at least on horse mounting block, and you can invest in the mounting block that works best for you. There is a 2-step mounting block that you can use if you are moderately tall, or you can use a 3-step mounting block if you are fairly short. Every horse mounting block is completely utilitarian in its design. These blocks are beautiful, and they are designed to provide storage space in the barn.
These mounting blocks are designed to look as beautiful as possible, and they have small trap doors that allow you to store brushes or cleaning supplies for your horse. The mounting block comes with a small lock that allows you to secure the items that you store in it, and the block can be used to get work done around the barn.

The mounting block is designed to allow you to get on your horse easily, and you can slide it around the horse when you are grooming. The mounting block is a multipurpose tool that allows you to take care of multiple things around the stable. You can use it as a step stool when you are trying to reach something on the wall, and you can slide it back in the corner when you are done. The best two step or three step mounting block will look beautiful when left in the stable, and it will help you take care of your horse. You can mount your house more easily when you are ready, and the mounting block will lock away your grooming supplies.