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Ready to Rock and Roll this December 2017

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It is that time of the year one again where most of the businesses will experience a surge in bookings. December is fast approaching. 2 week from now, the last month of the year will come and events will be non-stop. During this time, Christmas Parties are regular events. Together with Birthdays, Christenings and Weddings, huge company events will surely make this month exciting but restless at the same time. Yesterday, we started procuring the…

Changes in products & services this late 2017

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The only thing constant in this world is “change”. It is inevitable. This 2017, there have been a several modifications to the structure of Cebu Balloons. There were changes and upgrades in the human resources, products and services. We are trying our best to be efficient and give the best to each customer. We are doing our best to lower the costs of our current products and services, while maintaining the quality. We are also…

The 3 basic type of balloons you need to know

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Recently, there have been many different type of balloons in the sold in the market. Even with the variety, they still falls in the 3 basic types of balloons. Balloons are made out of latex, which basically are saps coming from rubber trees. The moment it is inflated, it starts to decompose. Because of the other content added to a balloon to produce different colors and shine, some balloons does not degrade fast. Some of…

6 Simple Science Experiments using Balloons

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You can do many things with balloons aside from making them as balloon decorations or embellishments for a party. In the short video below, you can see the top six science experiments that use balloons. You can do these fun tricks on your own or with a kid for education purposes. Without further ado, here are the top 6 simple balloon experiments. 1. The Skewer Trick By using a barbeque stick and adding a small…

Dissolving our physical store and focusing on online sales next year

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If the trend now continues, we will soon close our storefront and focus on getting customers online. Nowadays, most of the customers look for products in the internet first before they actually visit the store – and this is probably true for most businesses. Online selling has become the fashion. This year we have been planning to dissolve our storefront and move to an isolated location where rental fee is 50% lower. Initially, we are…

6 Elegant Party Venues near IT Park Cebu

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Aside from being nice, party venues near IT Park Cebu will surely make your party successful and fun because of its accessibility to your guests. There are several party places in the area and they have different prices and ambiance. There are a number of restaurants and hotels located nearby and they are accessible by public vehicles. Just a short walk from the main road and you will arrive at your desired destination. Here are…

7 Things that Balloons do not like

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Just like humans, plants and animals, there are some things that balloons do not like. These are the things that hinder in maintaining its “health” – that is to maintain its proper shape and form. Like paper that does not like to be soak in water to maintain its solid state, other non-living things has their own foe that can change its physical form. Until now, there have been misconceptions that balloons can last for…

The struggle is real this 2017

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Because of several factors, the balloon and party supplies business in general have seen a downfall in sales since the start of the year. It has been very challenging and many customers are opting to celebrate the birthday parties and christening celebration of their kids at a tight budget. Even some party places, hotels and restaurants have seen a decline in bookings and party celebrations. The good thing about this lean season is that these…

Vision to become the one-stop shop coming soon

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Our vision to become the one-stop shop will soon materialize after we gather all the needed data. We have been doing research on the possible target market, suppliers, production, financials, logistics and many others. We are already doing basic event coordination if clients get a combo birthday party package from us. We make sure the entertainers, such as the clowns, magicians and bubble show, will arrive on the venue earlier. It is our practice to…

Getting a business website can make a positive effect on sales

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Most of us already know that a website is one of the essential parts of a business. Spending P10,000 to P30,000 on a well-designed static website can possibly yield hundreds of thousands, if maintained properly. A website designing fee is a one-time payment only. The recurring amount is only on the domain name (.com, .net, .org, etc), which is about P600/year and the hosting account (where you upload your website codes and images), which costs…

Why we usually refer clients to our website

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To avoid confusion on the packages and inclusions, we usually refer clients to our website CebuBalloons.com for the standard packages. In most of our photos uploaded on Facebook, we do not usually include all the items that the clients ordered from us. Most of the photos uploaded recently are composite images, which gives you a glimpse of what we did during that day but not entirely everything that is included in our package. By letting…

We will be back stronger & more focused

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For the past two months, we have been relaxing and lost focus on the real goal of this business. Because of other stuffs, such as the summer workshop of our kids, summer fun & some new ventures, our focus on our main business has taken a back seat. Now, we are starting to go back to our fittest form and exert more effort to bring in more customers. Even though we relaxed a little bit…

5 Party Places in Metro Cebu that we’ll never see again

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Staying for five years in the events industry will let you experience the different business challenges. It will open up your mind to many ideas and it will make you stronger and better. Experience is the best teacher, as they say. Staying for ten years or longer in this exigent business is already a test in itself and for those who have stayed very long, our salute to you for being strong. Personal and business…

Planning to ship our items soon

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Because of insistent public demand, we will soon discuss with the team on how to create a system that will enable us to transport commercially most of the products we are selling. One of our biggest hindrances is the cost of shipment. If only we can instantly determine the shipment cost, we will be able to give the clients a better quotation rather than letting them pay the products, then let them pay again after…

7 things to do during the off-season of the business

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Like many businesses, the events industry also has its off-season. This is the time of the year where there is less business or activity. Even though the business owners do not like it, it is inevitable. There are many things to do during the off-peak period of the business but we will just share a few of them below, based on our own experiences. We will be turning 5 years this year but we know…

2017 will be a year of innovative products & services

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It has been a while since we last wrote something on this blog site as we are also taking time to update the other websites that we manage. We will do our best to add a weblog at least once a month just to keep our customers updated on what is new with the company. Last year, 2016, was full of lessons and experiences. There were difficulties but we still managed to provide the needed…

New investments and products this 2017

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The year 2016 was very productive and rewarding for us. It was a year full of surprises, innovations, plans and challenges. We have made some minor mistakes but overall, we think 99% of our clients were satisfied with our products and services. After 4 years in the balloons and party supplies industry, we have already learned so many things and we think we are going to learn more in the coming years. There were many…

It has been a crazy Christmas season 2016

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In this final week of the year, the “Christmas Craze” has started to decelerate. Looking at it in a bigger view, it has been a very fun, challenging and rewarding month. Probably, not only for us but for most businesses as well. We would like to say our sincerest thanks to all who have been a part of this journey – the suppliers, freelancers, staffs, friends and of course the customers. Many related shops in…

God is providing us a busy December 2016

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It has been a while since we wrote a blog for our followers to read. We will do our best to post at least one or maybe two more times this month and do a couple more blogs in December just to make the contents of this website fresh. The reason this website is taking the backseat now is that we are extremely busy working on other related businesses. Now that we are gradually getting…

Constructive Criticism and Continuous Improvement of our Store Sales Team

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Unlike many of the online balloon shops, we have a storefront that potential clients can visit during office hours. About 60% of our sales come from “online customers”, but there are also the regular “walk-in customers” that visits our store and ask their inquiries there. We are conscious that we do not have a strong sales team or physical frontline yet but we are doing our best to improve in the field. We are grateful…

Avail an enchanted kids party event

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Are you planning to hold a kiddie party celebration or a christening celebration for your son or daughter very soon? Why not make a unique enchanted kids’ party event for your baby? Having an enchanted kids party means you are casting a spell over someone or something. Make sure you plan ahead of time, at least 2 months prior to the event, to make the perfect and memorable event for your child.   There are…

Book your party suppliers at least a month ahead

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There are plenty of reasons why you should book all your birthday suppliers ahead of time but the main motive for this is that almost everyone – if not all – of us do not want an unsuccessful party because of a failed supplier. 1. Planning & Coordination – Having a coordinator for a wedding and other social events that requires a lot of time in planning and preparation is necessary nowadays but getting the…

Party Delights

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Ever wanted to have a feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction after your baby’s birthday celebration or christening event? Make sure you get the products and services of reliable event suppliers that can provide the Party Delights for that special day. Being delighted does not simply mean you have to spend all your cash just to make a memorable kiddie celebration. There are affordable but dependable party suppliers here in the Philippines that can make…

Delivery of Balloons in Talamban, Bacayan, Viejo and Pit-Os Areas

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For those who do not know, Talamban, Bacayan, Viejo and Pit-Os are different barangays but many of the locals call it in general as “Talamban Area“. It is just like the Labangon, Tisa and Punta Princesa area where most people dub the area as “Labangon”. The main area of Barangay Talamban is very accessible and a delivery of balloons and party supplies to this area is relatively easy, except for the occasional traffic jams near…

Flair Services

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It has been a very challenging three and a half years in the balloon decorating business. We have met many friends along the way and many of our customers have become patrons and walking advertisements. Because of the flair services that we give to our clients, it has reach to a point that we no longer spend so much time and money in promoting the business. We used to spend a huge amount per month…

The Party Fairy

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For those who are still looking for the party fairy in Cebu, you have come to the right place. Cebu Balloons offers a wonderfully done party fairy theme balloon decorations and party supplies. Those who prefer Tinkerbell as their party fairy can choose a wide-array of designs and color combinations. You can either stick with the light color combination such as light green, lavender & yellow. Another great mixture of colors for this party fairy…

Shop for Kiddie Parties in Liloan Area

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Situated just a few kilometers from Liloan, Maranga Cebu Balloons & Party Supplies is the preferred choice when it comes to Balloon Decoration Packages, Party Packages, Entertainers, etc in Liloan Area. Aside from the ability to deliver all the items on the venue ahead of time, Cebu Balloons is familiar with most of the roads and subdivisions in the town of Liloan. Liloan is a first income class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines….

Decors & Birthday Needs for Consolacion Area

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For those who do not know, we are the top supplier of balloon decors and party needs for clients in Consolacion area. Situated just a few meters near the border of Mandaue City and the town of Consolacion, Cebu Balloons is excited to serve clients living in the area. Our store is located just 5 minutes from the municipality and we can deliver balloons & party supplies here. Aside from venue setup and styling, we…

Party Solutions & Event Management 101

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There are many ways to turn a party into a blast. It is easy to make it memorable not only to you but also to your guests. Since parents manage most kiddie parties, making a well-planned party solution will make sure you create the perfect celebration at the budget you want. Event management is always hard at first but once you gather all the ideas, references and suppliers that you need, it will be undemanding….

How to pronounce Balloon

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Pronouncing the word Balloon is typically easy and does not require a special skill to master it. Teaching kids on how to pronounce balloon is fairly straightforward as this is one of their favorite toys and they like to hold one almost all of the time. The correct pronunciation of the word “Balloon” is “/bəˈluːn/”. For those who are not familiar with the thing, it is a small bag made of very thin rubber that…

Ritz Shop

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Basically means “an ostentatious display of elegance“, Ritz come from the name César Ritz (23 February 1850 – 24 October 1918), who is known by many as a hotelier and founder of several hotels. Famously branded for the Hôtel Ritz in Paris and the Ritz Hotel in London, Ritz, who lives hails from Switzerland got the moniker “king of hoteliers, and hotelier to kings,” from the people close to him. It is from his name…

Classic Balloons

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The flying balloons & balloons on stick continue to protect its name as the “bestseller of all the types of designs”. Because these classic balloons can fit to any kind of celebration & any kind of kiddie party venue, they continue to delight the buyers. Most of the customers nowadays prefer the fancy ones but many still prefer the classic balloons because of its very affordable price. Classic balloons in Cebu will surely last forever….

Pool Party Venues in Cebu

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Cebu has a wide-variety of Party Venues with Swimming Pools. You can choose to go to the world-class resorts including Shangri-la, Crimson, BE Resorts, etc, which are mostly situated in Lapulapu Area or you can choose the other Swimming Pool Venues in Metro Cebu, which are very accessible to your guests. For some of the recommended Pool Party Venues in Cebu, please check our list below. 1. Metro Park Hotel – The Hotel’s Swimming Pool…

Assorted Venue Rates in Metro Cebu

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Considered as one of the top tourist destinations in the Philippines, Cebu offers a wide variety of restaurants, hotels and resorts to cater to social events such as Weddings, Kiddie Parties, Christening and Debut. There are assorted function venues in the metro and many of these private function rooms differ in sizes, prices and amenities. In this short blog, you will have an idea on the rates or prices of some random hotel function rooms…

Party Supplies in Cebu City

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For those who do not know, there are plenty of Party Supplies in Cebu City. There is no need to go to Metro Manila or Divisoria just to find that specific Party Supply for your child’s birthday celebration. In most cases, parents choose the party theme of their child and the most common themes are usually available in Metro Cebu. The Party Supplies in Cebu City are most likely available in nearby cities and towns…

Party Hat Cebu

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Ever wondered where to look for a Cebu Party Hat? You have come to the right place. Cebu City and its neighboring Cities and Towns have plenty of Party Hats that will make your child’s celebration fun and exciting. There are the “pre-made items”, the “personalized hats” and the “DIY designs”. Anyone can make his or her child’s birthday celebration special just by adding an impressive party hat to the party; a few balloon decorations…

Making it to the Guinness Book of World Records

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Similar to many of the people who want to achieve a feat that nobody has done yet, Maranga Cebu Balloons & Party Supplies plans to accomplish something that can bring them to the world stage. One of the first ideas of the company is to make the longest Balloon Entrance Arch. Unlike the standard 7ft Arch, the company plans to make a much longer and much wider design, which will surely become the first and…

Balloon Borders are perfect for Store Opening, Product Launching & Grand Events

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Nowadays, people are planning to hold a grand event to make sure the guests will remember it for a long time. They see to it that the decorations are grand and awe-inspiring. Aside from flowers, balloons can be an option for decorations. It can also be with the flowers and other stuffs such as paper art, styro crafts and many others. Balloon borders are perfect addition to the venue especially if it is a Store…

5 Reasons to Advertise your Business at our Website

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Businesses or professions need to have an advertisement so that the people will know that these products and services exist. Because of the reach of Social Media and the Web, Sales and Marketing Personnel nowadays have different approaches in letting their potential clients know about the business. In fact, many self-employed professionals these days are the ones promoting themselves through different means. This way, they continue getting clients they need not just to sustain the…

The need to do Online Training Videos for Balloon Decors

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It has been a very fruitful three and half years in the Balloon Decoration Industry. At this time, we feel the need to do online training videos for Balloon Decorations and other stuffs. This will surely help not only the balloon decorators in our community but also from other places as well. This will not be limited to people living in the Philippines. Because of the reach of the internet, we are looking at selling…

Edible Balloons for Dessert

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Have you ever wondered about balloons that can be eaten as dessert? Guess what, someone has made it already. Edible Balloons are already existent and it is now one of the bestseller desserts in a three Michelin star restaurant in USA. Renowned Chef Grant Achatz of Alinea Restaurant in Chicago made the edible balloon from Green Apple Taffy. Filled with Helium using a clean transparent tube, similar to the ones you see in the hospitals,…

Video: Watch the visually stunning way balloons are made

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Nowadays, most people all over the world are aware that balloons are very useful decorations to make a party or celebration look festive. Most of these are eco-friendly Latex Balloons, which are safe for the environment. What many do not know is how balloons are made from the basic ingredient of sap coming from rubber trees to the final raw or un-inflated balloon we see in the market today. Here is a short video that…

Outdoor Birthdays & other events this Rainy Season

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The Wet Season in the Philippines is finally here. During this period, the country will experience heavy and frequent rainfalls. This is the time that outdoor events such as birthdays, weddings, debut, christening and other social events should be under a roof. Celebrating social gatherings outdoor may mean a destruction if ever the rain comes during the time of the event. Even under a roof but with open air (less or no walls, such as…

7 New Kiddie Party Venues in Metro Cebu

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Metro Cebu is gradually improving when it comes to economy & infrastructures. People nowadays hold their son or daughter’s special celebrations at restaurants with private rooms or inside the function rooms of hotels. Because of the need, most restaurants and hotels in Cebu are now making their own private rooms for social gatherings, meetings, wedding celebrations, etc. There are new kiddie party venues in Metro Cebu that we have discovered. Below are several party places…

Delivery of Balloons to Lapulapu City

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For the past two months, delivery of Balloons & other party needs to Lapulapu City from Mandaue or Cebu City has become very challenging. This is because of the on-going renovation of the 1st Mandaue-Mactan Bridge. Because of age, the 1st bridge that connected Mainland Cebu and Mactan Island has slowly degraded. There have been visible cracks in the pillars that hold the two-way bridge. Going to Mactan Island is easier if you take the…

Ideal time to decorate the venue

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As a rule of thumb, the earlier you can decorate at the venue the better your decorations will look like. On some occasions, decorating the venue the night before the event may be an option and you have to grab it if ever you are allowed to do so. Bringing a couple of assistants and some light snacks will surely help stay up and think of better ideas to make the place more festive and…

Lean season for Balloons & Party Supplies

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Considered as the “lean season” for Balloons & Party Supplies, the months of February, March and April is a challenge to many who are in the industry. Comparable to most businesses, which also has their highs and lows when it comes to sales, the Balloon Decoration Industry usually experience a slowdown in client bookings during these months. It is during these months that parents tend to save for the upcoming summer vacation for their family…

Decorating an outdoor party venue with balloons

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Deciding to hold your party outdoors may be nice but make sure you consider some of the things we wrote here. Having an outdoor party is not only classic but it gives the kids a chance to be more intimate with nature, especially that they are more attached to screens these days and they have less time to play outside their houses. We’ve already written about this topic in our 5 helpful tips for decorating…

Affordable Wedding Reception Venues in Cebu

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People who are planning to marry nowadays are being practical and many of them are looking for affordable wedding reception venues in Cebu. It is obvious that a huge portion of the money spent during weddings goes to the food and venue rental. Couples who are planning to invite less than a hundred guests may add these budget-friendly venues to their options. Getting a venue for a wedding reception may be exhausting especially if the…

Touching video of a dead child hugging his Mom through a White Balloon

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If you have a heart, you will be easily moved by these videos. You cannot stop yourself from crying because you can also feel the sadness inside the woman’s heart. Aside from the loss of her child, Baby Treb David, Joy Ganda Vibar-Alamares is probably having goosebumps when a White Eco-friendly Latex Balloon flew from the Coffin, going directly to her. Seemingly hard to believe because of the situation, one cannot easily manipulate this spooky…

Be careful with Online Scams on Party Needs

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It is uncontrollable nowadays that people from all walks of life make use of the internet to earn. Many of them are legal businesses while a number are just bogus sellers, which will eventually steal your money and “evaporate”. For years, people have heard of the unsolicited “be careful with online scams” advice but many still fall prey to these fake party needs and balloons suppliers. It really pays to check the details of the…

Surprising Innovations coming this 2016

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Overall, we can say that the year 2015 is our best and most prolific year so far. It has been a magnificent 3 years in the industry and we continue to do our best to be the first choice of all potential customers and become a one-stop shop for all Birthdays & Christening Celebrations. Aside from the usual Kiddie Parties, we will continue to cater to Wedding Celebrations, Corporate Events & Debut. The year that…

Cake Arch is different from Cake

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Are you planning to celebrate a birthday party, christening, wedding or any other social gathering? Moreover, are you thinking of adding balloon decors to make it more special? Well, here is a thing – make sure you know the list of items included in the packages you are planning to avail. This is not a very common issue to many of the balloon decor suppliers but once a customer does not have any knowledge about…

How to use Facebook’s New Feature – the Emoticon Like

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Earlier today, Facebook launched its newest feature, in the Philippines, that will enable viewers, likers, fans, customers and whoever has an FB account to add a more “personal” touch to their like by pressing any of the Emoticon Likes available. Can be done on either your personal account or company page, the newest Emoticon Like Buttons will surely let you know how your friends or fans are feeling about your posts – be it a…

It only takes 10 dozen flying balloons to make a wow

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Do you ever plan to surprise someone you love with something that can make them say “wow”? Just order 10 dozen flying balloons and you can never go wrong. The metallic or shiny type of balloons is highly preferred as they give an awe-inspiring factor to anyone who sees it for the first time. Ten dozen is only 120pcs of balloons but you always have the option to order more depending on the room area….

How early should you start decorating the venue

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For many of the start-ups, newbies and DIY parents, who does not have the idea on how soon should they start doing the decorations for their child’s upcoming celebration, the short and safest answer is: “the earlier, the better”. It may be a birthday party or christening celebration but nevertheless, starting early will surely give you lesser pressure and more time to think of better ideas to beautify the venue. Decorating a venue only takes…

Make a Party City using Balloons

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Oftentimes associated with Birthday Celebrations, Balloons are also used for Christening Parties, Weddings and other social gatherings. The best way to make an awesome party is to make the venue spectacular – think of making it a Party City. Because most of the venues here in the Philippines are enough to cater around 100 to 150 guests during special occasions, making the venue a Party City will surely make your guests remember it for a…

Unconscious start of this God-given business

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During one spontaneous talk while talking about future plans & goals, Mark & Lisa remembered that it was not in December 8, 2012 (Opening of Cebu Balloons & Feast of Immaculate Conception) that they first tried Balloon Decorations. Unknowingly, they already did their very first setup almost 2 years before they started this business venture. Just like a first take on a photograph, you do not really know the output if it is good, so…

9 Tips for Newbies in the Balloon Decorating Industry

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Decorating a venue using balloons have continued to gain popularity in recent years. Now that social media and other online platforms are freely available, anyone who owns a balloon shop or any kind of business can easily do their sales and marketing there. Working in the industry for almost 3 years now, we have gained various experiences through our actual setup in the wide array of party venues here in the Metro. Through our expertise…

Lungkab-Screwdriver Modus: A burglary incident at Our Store

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At around 8:30am today, two of our male staffs found out that the Glass Door of the store was already opened. It was forced opened, possibly during the wee hours, as a very visible damage in the hole, where the strike bolt (kanang mo gawas sa lock) is inserted. One of the staffs immediately called us about the incident. When we get inside the store, we found out that the burglar left a huge screwdriver…

Recent challenges continue to make us stronger & better

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The past two weeks have been extremely challenging for us & we continue to be strong despite the adversities & situations we are currently facing. After the huge amount we spent for the 1st birthday of our second son JIM last September 20, we are now facing other problems. We know these trials will continue to make us stronger, better & faster but we need to face it and continue to ask for God’s guidance…

5 Helpful Tips for Decorating a Party Venue

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Decorating a venue is fun and easy. All it takes is some gut to do the things you want for the event and some basic knowledge on how to decorate the place. Beautifying a place is simple but it takes time, money and effort to make an awe-inspiring scene. We have been in the events industry for almost 3 years but we can say that we still have a lot to learn and discover. We…

7 Safety Tips for Balloon Decorators

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Before we go for an actual setup in the venue chosen by the customer, Balloon Decorators plan ahead of time on what to bring and what to do to please the customer with a nicely done setup. Aside from making the clients happy, we should make sure that we are also free from harm and can still work the following day so we can make the upcoming customers happy and not stay at home –…

Time to share the blessings once again

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It is that time of the year once more when you already hear the sounds of Christmas Songs playing the public places and the malls. Yes, we are still in September but because the Philippines is known for having one of the longest Christmas celebrations all over the world, it is also time to think of community service and helping our less fortunate brothers. Coming from humble beginnings, Lisa and Mark always make sure that…

Ber-months 2015 will be great

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August is halfway done and September is very near. This is the time of the year when most Event Suppliers expect a significant increase in sales if advertising and marketing was done correctly in the previous months. During the “Ber” months, customers tend to spend more compared to the previous months where school tuition, household bills, operating costs and other expenses are notable. Based on our experience for the past “Ber” months in 3 years…

Balloon decorating makes us visit Cebu’s tourist attractions

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Being on the Balloon Decoration Industry for almost 3 years now, we have come to a point that we appreciate ourselves not only of how we please the customers with our nicely done decorations and services but also how we discover some of Cebu’s tourist spots without having to pay anything for the Entrance Fee. Yes, as suppliers, we are allowed to get inside the venues and have a glimpse of what’s inside but of…

7 Unfamiliar Birthday Party Venues in Cebu

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Because looking for Birthday Party Venues is a great hassle especially if it is your child’s 1st birthday or it is your first time, we have decided to write a blog for you to supplement our existing Birthday Party Venue List. Most of the time, parents of first birthday celebrants or those who have less time to plan for an upcoming event usually look for venues when it is only 1 week or a few…

New surprises coming this March 2015

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Last month, February, is one of the busiest months for us. Aside from Balloon Decoration Packages & Kiddie Party Packages, we also have a decent number of Corporate Events to add to our list. It was an extremely busy month because we are also working on improving our new store. Situated just a few meters from our old shop, our new store is now in a bigger & better location with ample parking space for…

Balloons for sale in Cebu

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For those who do not know, Cebu is considered as one of the top distributors/resellers of Balloons here in the Philippines. Although most of these small thin inflatable rubber bags with narrow neck, which we commonly know as Balloons, are manufactured in Luzon area such as Manila, Laguna & Batangas, the province of Cebu in general is one of the top sellers of these items because of the demand of the constituents here. Aside from…

Eco-friendly Latex Balloons are safe for the Environment

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Contrary to what a number of well-intentioned people who care deeply about the earth’s ecology think, there are types of Balloons that are environmentally safe – and these are the Balloons we are using for our Balloon Decoration Packages. Most of these organizations who think that balloons are bad for the earth lack the facts about how balloons are made and decompose. Several other write-ups about the safety of Balloons can be found on the…

Time to focus on Business Expansion this 2015

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After writing about new products & services for 2014, year 2013 in review last year, we are encouraged to do another write-up this year to update customers of our plans and products. Last year – 2014 – was a blast. It was hundred times more than what we expected. Together with God’s grace, hard work & dedication, we can easily say that we are one of the most prolific and most artistic balloon shops not…

Latex & Foil Balloons for Parties

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Mostly made of Natural Latex which comes from Rubber Trees, Party Balloons are considered an essential part of a Birthday Party Celebration Package nowadays. Commonly found in mountainous areas in the Philippines such as Bukidnon, Rubber Trees produced an elastic material, which can be used to process a raw balloon. Inflated using air, helium, hydrogen, water and other suitable gases, Latex Balloons are considered the cheapest available balloons to be used for Birthday Parties &…

Decoration Ideas for Multi-Themed Birthdays & Double Celebrations

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Conceptualizing a Multi-theme Birthday Party or a Double Celebration (some of it includes a Birthday & Christening) can be time consuming but once you get the notion on what to do, it will be easy. Aside from Double Celebrations, a number of parents in the Philippines, especially those who love to organize social events that require balloon decorations, can decide on making the party a Triple Celebration or even a Birthday Celebration for everyone who…

Cake Arch Balloon Designs

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Nowadays, Cake Arch Balloons have become popular because not only does it add to the colors of the venue but it also gives a festive ambiance to a birthday celebration, similar to Table Centerpieces. Usually placed in the tabletop, near the cake, it can also be at the giveaways or buffet table. Balloon Cake Arch Designs can be both simple and impressive depending on the Balloon Artist who made it and the number of Balloons…

Designs of Entrance Balloon Arches

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Defined as a balloon design in a curved shape in the vertical plane that spans an opening, an Entrance Balloon Arch is a perfect addition to a Balloon Decoration Package, similar to a Balloon Table Centerpiece. Unlike the traditional birthday parties that only uses Stick & Flying Balloons, having a Balloon Entrance Arch will surely make an imposing celebration. Also known as Rainbow Arch, Crescent Arch and Curve Balloon Design, an Entrance Arch usually comprises…

Three-dimensional Balloon Sculptures

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Aside from the basic Balloon Columns, Table Centerpieces, Entrance Arch & Ground Decorations, we also make Three-Dimensional Balloon Sculptures based on the client’s needs. Most birthday parties are inspired with a “Theme” or “Cartoon Character” and the most affordable way to have a decoration is just based the colors of the balloons to the Character Themes & add a Mylar or Plastic Balloon as toppers. Because some parents want a distinctive party & something that…

Cebu Florist Jun Cañete robbed & killed

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Today, October 20, 2014 (Monday), is a very shocking & sad day for the Decorations Industry. Daniel Cañete Jr., 44, more commonly known as Jun Cañete, is stabbed brutally inside his Flower Shop in Barangay Zapatera. Used to be a dealer of flowers in Freedom Park, Jun Cañete is now an owner of a relatively large flower shop in Sikatuna St, Cebu City. Because of his ever-growing customer base, he decided to open a Flower…

Why most birthday parties fall on a weekend

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Most parents usually prepare for their child’s birthday celebration at least one month ahead. In fact, some parents even prepare 3 to 6 months in advance just to give the perfect party to their son or daughter, especially if it’s a 1st birthday event. Some parents, who prepare 1 to 2 weeks ahead of their child’s birthday (which falls on a weekend), will be surprised to know that most of the suppliers – balloon decoration,…

Sam’s Hernia & Lisa’s Pregnancy – The Main Balloons this season

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Written by Mark M. September 18, 2014 3pm HISTORY – My son Sam has an “Inguinal Hernia” (monaug ang tina-e sa itlog) since birth. Because it is hereditary, we decided to avoid operation & waited for it to heal over time – just like mine, which healed naturally when I was about 11 or 12 years old. The main problem is that every time he jumps, cries, cough and carry heavy objects, the bowels would…

99 Luftballons (99 Red Balloons)

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Originally written by a German Band Nena as a protest against Nuclear Strike, the 99 Luftballons is more commonly known in English as the “99 Red Balloons“, a song written by Kevin McAlea, which is not a direct translation of the German lyrics. Considered as one of the most famous songs when it comes to Balloons in the 1980s, the 99 Luftballoons literally translates to “Ninety-Nine Air Balloons”. However, the correct conversion of the German…

Helium Balloon Ride in Lapu-Lapu, Philippines

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Considered as the first of its kind not only in Cebu but also in the entire Philippines, the “Helium Balloon Ride“, which is found in Hadsan Resort in Barangay Agus, Lapu-Lapu City, is the newest attraction in the island. Aside from the classic Balloons in Lapu-Lapu City, this Helium Balloon Ride is the perfect family getaway adventure during the weekend. Formally launched on August 15, 2014, with the attendance of Mayor Paz Radaza and Korean…

Balloons in Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan

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A densely populated island located a few kilometers from Cebu Island in the Philippines, Mactan Island offers not only beautiful resorts, hotels and white sand beaches but also a wide-variety of birthday party, christening, corporate events and other social gathering venues. Divided into Lapu-Lapu City and the municipality of Cordova, the island is part of the province of Cebu. Ordering balloons for Lapu-Lapu City and Cordova in Mactan is never this easy because with only…

Party Favors for Birthday, Christening & Wedding

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Souvenirs consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a social event, party favors can be both cheap and expensive depending on the budget of the celebrant or the parent (in most cases) or the engaged couple. Party favors serves as mementos and “thank you” gifts to the visitors for attending the celebration. Usually given on weddings, christenings and birthday parties, party favors can be the simple loot bag with goodies, such as…

Balloon Centerpieces for Tables

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Usually placed at the center of something else (as on a table), the Balloon Centerpieces adds life to the event especially during birthday parties, christening and corporate events. Considered as a cheaper alternative to flower centerpieces, the balloon bouquets for tables are available any time of the year because the colors of the balloons and pre-made foil balloons are always available. Clients can choose the color combination (as well as the designs) that will fit…

Balloon Inventory: The money in another form

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It has been a year and a half since we started doing this balloon and party needs business and one of the things we noticed is the growing number of stocks, which we call as our balloon inventory. Regarded as sleeping money in a different form, this balloon inventory can possibly turn the business “profit” into a “loss”, if not regularly check and manage. The problem with many businesses, not only in the party needs…

Hydrogen or Helium: Gas used for Flying Balloons

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For those who do not know, there are two ways to make a balloon fly – first is to inflate it using a hydrogen-filled tank and second is using helium. The most popular in more modern or advance countries is helium because they can produce the gas abundantly using their advance technology. In the middle-class countries, such as the Philippines, they prefer using the hydrogen because of the rich supply. Note: We don’t sell Helium…

Sources of income in the party needs business

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Many people nowadays are aware that the best way to achieve financial freedom is to have their own business. Risky as it may seem but if you know how to manage it well, you will surely accomplish your goals – they say “being your own boss” has its downside but definitely, the advantages and opportunities are limitless. Depending on what you love to do, you have the ability to earn your well-deserved income in due…

Best Balloon Shop in the Philippines

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Since its grand opening on December 8, 2012, Maranga Cebu Balloon & Party Supplies has always dreamed of becoming one of the best balloon shops in the Philippines. Even though they are relatively new to the competition, they have found the right ways to play with the more popular names in the group. Being new to the community has its advantage and Cebu Balloons is definitely working hard to climb up the ladder and eventually…

Social Events that require Balloon Decorations

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Aside from a Birthday Party & Christening, other social events also require Balloon Decoration Packages. Weddings, Corporate Events, Store Opening, Thanksgiving, Graduation and many other social gatherings would be memorable if a balloon arrangement is present. Not only it is much cheaper than flowers, the supply of any color of balloons is available year round. JANUARY – During the month of January, people who are celebrating the New Year and opening new business ventures for…

A challenging 2014 for Balloon Businesses

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The year 2014 brings a lot of promise to balloon businesses not only in the Philippines but also in other countries around the globe. With the help of the internet, people from all walks of life can easily access tutorials on how to make balloon arrangements, decorations, arts and crafts. The social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Instagram and many others can easily connect the seller and the buyer. If the potential client…

New products & services for 2014, year 2013 in review

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The year 2013 was a wonderful year for the balloons and party needs industry. Cebu Balloons continues to be aggressive in promoting its highly competitive balloon designs and party supplies as well as its other products and services such as ice cream, party entertainers, souvenirs among others. Last year we added new services such as Photo & Video Coverage, Photobooth, among others. From our opening day on December 8, 2012, orders of balloons on sticks,…

Christmas 2013 is a Blast, a Reason to Expand

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Christmas 2013 is just around the corner and we are happy that after one year from our store blessing we have satisfied almost everyone, if not all, of our customers with our budget-friendly Balloon Decoration Packages and Birthday Party Packages. Christmas happens only once a year but the “Christmas Season” is celebrated for two to three months here in the Philippines. In Cebu, people from all walks of life celebrate the Christmas Season as if…

Hannah’s Party Place Balloon Decoration & Party Needs

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Hannah’s Party Place is one of the best venues if you want to hold your Birthday Party, Christening and other social event in Cebu City. Situated in Jackosalem, right in front of Sacred Heart Church, Hannah’s Party Needs offers a nice & clean venue for any social gathering at an affordable rate. The party place offers a room, which can accommodate up to 50 persons (1st floor) and 150 persons (3rd floor). They have a…

Birthday Party Venues in Cebu

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Updated: October 30, 2017 Cebu is one of the top places in the country that offers a wide-array of venues for your Birthday Party Celebration. You can opt to hold your event on a venue with a panoramic view, near the beach or a simple restaurant that can offer a sumptuous meal to your guests.   Celebrated to make the celebrant’s day more meaningful and memorable especially if your kiddie son or daughter is still…

Cebu’s trusted name in Balloon Decorations & Birthday Package

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Maranga Cebu Balloons and Party Supplies have gradually become Cebu’s trusted name in Balloon Decorations and Party Needs. Because of our affordable packages – based on clients’ feedback – we have become more aggressive in promoting this business not only online but with the help of traditional selling and marketing as well. We have tapped our friends, relatives and clients in recommending our affordable service to people they know. Being trustworthy and professional balloon decorators…

Return & Exchange Policy

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In compliance with RA 7394 or the Consumer Act of the Philippines, please be informed of our store’s RETURN AND EXCHANGE POLICY: The policy shall not be applied if reason for Return or Exchange is CHANGE OF MIND. The returned item should have a proof of purchase (OR or Order slip) and should be intact, unused and in good condition. The items maybe exchanged with another item at the same price range. The customer shall…

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