One of the most important and frequently asked questions from new sign makers is what do I charge? No other question has such potential for success or failure for a new business. No matter how well you know your equipment, no matter how good your designs are, if you fail in pricing signs right, you fail; period. So in the interest of increasing your chances for sign making success, we offer this beginners guide to sign pricing. We’ll look at industry standard pricing for the most common applications, guidelines for design and labor charges, resources for managing costs, and tips for adapting to regional differences. Let’s start with some basic guidelines for banners, vehicle graphics, and small signage.
Using paint replacement film to restore older cars is a lucrative market. A paint replacement wrap that makes it look a thousand times better.
We recently wrapped up another Avery-MUTOH Wrap Academy lead by world renowned wrap installer Justin Pate. Justin has been wrapping vehicles professionally for over 16 years and is best known for his speed wrapping techniques. He can single-handedly wrap an auto hood in about 7 minutes. But speed isn’t everything. His success is built on Quality, Durability and Efficiency. Read how here.
Sooner or later, you’re going to be asked to remove old vinyl before you can install your nifty new graphic. So this article will cover tools and techniques for removing old vinyl graphics.
The Digital Dynamic Duo for Car Wraps Some things like just work better together: peanut butter & jelly, Batman & Robin, Simon & Garfunkel. Maybe some of those combinations are dated, but you get the point. We at SignWarehouse have a new digital printing dynamic duo for car wraps; PrismJET 230 Ultra vinyl and 231 […]
PrismJET 230 Ultra is an ultra calendered high performance vinyl designed to replace cast vinyl on fleet graphics and vehicle wraps on flat surfaces, simple curves and simple curves with rivets and corrugations. And it can save you 45% over the similar featured cast vinyl film.