The Top 5 Most Laminated Items of 2016

We have seen a lot more laminating done this year compared to past years. There are a number of reasons for this. First and foremost laminating protects your printed project. It keeps out the elements, like water and dust. It also adds longevity by slowing fading. More than that laminating adds to the look by making colors and images pop on the page. The following is the list of the five things that we laminated most this year. … More The Top 5 Most Laminated Items of 2016

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Printing on Plastic

Contrary to popular belief you can print on plastic and other synthetic substrates. How you actually go about printing on these substances can be a bit tricky. There are a few things that come into play when trying to print on a synthetic material instead of paper. What type of material are using, is it synthetic … More Printing on Plastic

5 Things to Know When Dealing With a Commercial Printer

Most people don’t have large printing projects that require using a commercial printers on a regular basis. So when they do have a project that calls for a commercial printer most people don’t know where to start. Here are 5 of the most common questions that arise when dealing with printers. Keeping these in mind will … More 5 Things to Know When Dealing With a Commercial Printer

Synthetic Paper

Paper That Isn’t Paper Synthetic paper is a substance that acts and looks very much like the paper you use every day, but instead of being made from wood fibers it is made from synthetic petroleum-based materials. It is really closer to plastic in terms how it is made, but the way it feels, looks … More Synthetic Paper

Bleeding Paper

Does it bleed? Anytime you have a commercial printing project you are going to be asked the question, “Does it bleed?”  Somewhat of a strange question, especially if you aren’t ready for it. What does your printer mean when they ask about a bleed? A “Bleed“(at least in terms of printing) is all about how … More Bleeding Paper