Myths About Bounce Houses

October 09, 2023

Myths About Bounce Houses

Bounce houses are popular attractions at parties and events, especially for children. However, there are several myths and misconceptions associated with bounce houses. Let's debunk some of the most common ones!

Bounce houses are unsafe.
Reality: Bounce Houses are very safe and fun given the extent of design work and responsible use. While they can be dangerous for children left unattended, our bounce houses are well certified and rated for endless safe fun!

Bounce houses are only for kids.
Reality: While most bounce houses are primarily designed for children, there are larger ones that can accommodate adults as well. With our materials and designs, adults can easily enjoy Hero Kiddo inflatables as well! Just be sure to refer to the size and weight ratings of the unit.

Bounce houses are indestructible.
Reality: Our Bounce Houses are extremely durable but not indestructible. Sharp objects, such as jewelry, keys, or shoes with hard soles, can puncture the inflatable material. Misuse is also an easy way to damage your unit. Proper care and maintenance are always recommended to keep them bouncing for years to come!

All bounce houses are the same.
Reality: Bounce houses come in various shapes, sizes, and designs. Some are more elaborate with obstacle courses, slides, and themed features, while others are simple bounce platforms. The quality and safety features can also vary among different models and manufacturer.

Setting up a bounce house takes a long time.
Reality: Our bounce houses are designed for easy use and assembly. Inflation takes just minutes after you roll it out. The most time consuming part should always be securing the inflatable efficiently!

Bounce houses are unsanitary.
Reality: Hero Kiddo prioritizes cleanliness and sanitation with all of their units. By using the highest quality materials, they are much easier to clean and more difficult to grow mold and mildew.

Bounce houses are only for warm weather.
Reality: While bounce houses are popular in warm weather, many indoor facilities offer inflatable play areas year-round. These indoor options make it possible for children to enjoy bounce houses even during cold or rainy seasons.

Bounce houses are not educational.
Reality: Bounce houses can offer educational opportunities, such as developing balance and coordination, promoting social interaction, and encouraging imaginative play. Some bounce houses even incorporate educational themes.

Bounce houses are only for birthday parties.
Reality: While bounce houses are a popular choice for birthday parties, they can be used for a wide range of events, including school fairs, carnivals, corporate picnics, and family reunions.