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  1. Pneumatic: What kind of valve is this?

    Halloween Props
    I have seen this valve in a few places but no one ever says specifically what type it is. Does anyone know what its called? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRKQDPJ-L5E&index=87&list=WL&t=0s
  2. Places to get free styrofoam

    General Halloween
    So most of us are always on the look out for free or really inexpensive material for making our props. I thought of several places where folks could possibly obtain free styrofoam big enough for tombstones, or building facades, or mausoleums, ...etc. Go and talk to your local stores that sell...
  3. Hello - Back from the Home Haunting Grave...so to speak.

    Member Introduction
    Hello all, Just thought I'd register. I was a home haunted back in the early 2000s - had to sell off almost all my home props to another Home Haunter after my little girl was born and she was too scared of it all. Now she is 13, really into it all, we've moved across country to a new house, and...
  4. Best times to shop certain stores for Halloween for max discounts?

    General Halloween
    I am curious if there is a guide for the perfect time to hit the 50%+ discounts for many of the stores. I always hit Spirit November 1st. But what about places like Michael's which is sold out by Nov 1st, or Kirkland, or the big box stores? When are those perfect times without having to drive to...
  5. Win over $725 in Props and Accessories from FrightProps courtesy of FrightFind.com

    Announcements / Press Releases
    Win the entire FrightProps Prize pack including a $200 FrightProps gift card, 4 Flash Crackers, a Brain Beanie, a Trick Or Treat Severed Head Bag, a Bucket of Poo, a Torso Prop, a Skinned Fox, and a ColorPiano Light! Valued at over $725 in Halloween & haunted house accessories, this is a must...
  6. House Tracking Website

    Hey guys new to the forum. I made up a basic website to track cool houses around Canada. Just right click on the map and add any cool places or your own place with a picture if you'd like. halloweenmap.ca If there is support I can make up one for the US as well or feel free to mark you US...
  7. Do we have a Discord?

    Off-Topic Stuff
    I know this isn't a games thing but a lot of nongames places have Discords.
  8. Friday the 13th pt. 8 costume idea

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Hello there! So I have been wanting to pull off a Jason pt. 8 costume for some time and now I am buckling down and getting more serious about it. One major problem I am having and not finding on the net...is how to pull off that wet slimy look for Jason's costume. After all, he diiiid just come...
  9. Found working fog machine at GW for $6

    General Halloween
    We've been hitting the local second hand shops already, including the Goodwills in the area, as we get a lot of stuff for our props from these places. I typically only buy items I can be verify by sight (no moving parts, no speakers, no electronics, etc.), but found a 1000 watt fog machine...
  10. Fun NYC places to visit for a home haunter / halloween enthusiast?

    General Halloween
    Taking a 4th of July weekend trip to NYC, staying in mid-town Manhattan. Are there any places to visit that may be interesting for a home haunter / halloween enthusiast? Prop shops, sound/light equipment shops perhaps, theatre gear, museums, etc? Tannen's magic shop or Fantasma (thinking about...
  11. Cool Christmas book about a pumpkin

    General Halloween
    I have posted this in the past, but think it is worth a repost. If you have little ones and don't know about the book The Christmas Pumpkin, check it out. It is a delightful story for all of us and was written by a friend. You can find it many places or at her site BeeBop Books. I think you will...
  12. Halloween Honeymoon - Any Salem Recommendations

    General Halloween
    So happy to say I am getting married the Saturday before Halloween and making my lifelong dreams of an October wedding come true. We will be on our Honeymoon over Halloween and while we are actually staying in New Hampshire in a beautiful home on a lake we will be just a little over an hour...
  13. New to Forum

    Member Introduction
    Olaf….I mean Hola….sorry, my kid's watch too much Frozen Anyway, I'm new to the Forum and look forward to getting new ideas for costumes for Halloween. Actually, looking forward to finding places to get them at. And good ones that are cheap don't hurt either!
  14. Prop Showcase: Halloween 2014 - The Creep Machine & Maleficent

    Halloween Props
    Hello All, I normally post my Halloween Display pictures here in the props section after Halloweeen, however, this year I did both a prop AND a costume, so I figured I would post in the 'General Halloween Section' So instead of putting all the information in two places, I will just link to...
  15. Long Island New York

    Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    I need an awesome haunted/creepy spot to explore. Anyone know of any good places? Thanks!
  16. Creepy WV Amusement Park. CHECK THIS OUT!

    General Halloween
    http://m.nydailynews.com/news/national/abandoned-west-virginia-amusement-park-bloody-history-article-1.1497567#bmb=1 This is pretty neat and I think would be an awesome experience for anyone in that general area. Always neat to check out places like this!