Your Guide to Printing, Usage, and Installation of Decals, Stickers and Labels
While there are standard designs on decals, stickers, and labels you can buy in various stores, you can have your own custom design printed as well, although minimum quantities may apply. There are many printers that offer custom printing of graphic decals, and they are able to make different sizes and shapes with the use of a vinyl plotter or die cutting.
Printing your graphic designs on the adhesive vinyl material is simple. If you have a digital printer or a screen printing setup, you can either do it by yourself or have a professional decal maker do it for you. Applying decals, especially large format decals, can be difficult to install correctly. However, in the articles in this post, you will be able to find articles on how to install, remove, and maintain your printed decals, stickers, and labels. There are also discussions on proper usage, printing, online purchasing, and frequently asked questions.
Applying and Installing Custom Decals, Stickers, and Vinyl Lettering
You can apply custom stickers, decals, or lettering on walls, trucks, machinery, equipment, or other vehicles. These applications, of course, are not limited to those that were mentioned above. In the following articles, you will be able to learn how to properly apply adhesive graphic stickers, decals, and lettering:
Reusing and Removing Decals and Stickers
Removing decals and stickers is not as hard as you might think it is. However, there are certain types of decals that are removable or repositionable, and some that will stretch or tear on removal, and some will leave glue residue. The following posts will be able to inform you of what types of stickers are available, how to remove decals, and how to remove unwanted glue that could remain after you’ve removed a decal or label.
Discussions on Frequently Asked Questions
Being in the decal printing business, I often get questions from clients regarding various issues and concerns on how to use their newly printed custom decals and stickers. I have addressed the various questions asked in the following articles:
Advertising with Decals, Stickers, and Labels
Aside from personal usage of stickers to show your support for your favorite sports team or presidential candidate or to brag about your child being an honor student, you can use labels, stickers, and decals as advertising media. These are great promotional tools for your business or product as they build brand recognition and are, except for the small initial cost, free advertising. Read through the articles below and find out how you can utilize these printed graphics to advertise your products and services.
Uses and Applications of Labels, Decals, and Stickers
The usage and applications of labels, decals, or stickers is virtually limitless. You can use them in whatever way you want. Let me show you how to expand your imagination as to your options for getting the most of these colorful printed decal displays.
Full Color Sticker, Decal, and Label Printing
If you have the printer and the blank vinyl decal material, you could print your own stickers. Digital printers make it easier for sticker makers to reproduce full color prints of decals that are visually attractive. Read how sticker, decal, and label printing works:
Purchasing Vinyl Stickers and Decals Online
There’s always a risk when purchasing vinyl stickers and decals online. If you’re not careful, you might get ripped off. Let me help you find reputable decal printing companies online:
Varieties of Custom Printed Decals, Labels, and Stickers
There are different varieties of custom printed decals, labels, and stickers. What I have included here are some of the common and widely used ones. Read these topics and discussions about them below:
Double-Sided Decals and Stickers
Die Cut Stickers and Decals
Custom Printed Labels, Stickers, and Decals
Parking Permit Tags, Decals, and Stickers
Hard Hat and Helmet Stickers and Decals
Car Decals and Stickers
Static Wall and Window Clings
Wall Lettering Stickers and Decals
Other Types of Printed Decals and Stickers