Frequently Asked Questions
Laminated vinyl banners, (10 oz., 13 oz., 18 oz., etc.) are sold by weight (ounces per yard). Industrial fabrics like our Poly-Pro
material is not.
Yes. All our banner materials are vinyl receptive. Use 2 mil vinyl for the most demanding applications.
Yes. Our 10 oz ERC (enamel receptive coating) banners have an enamel receptive coating allowing you to use
water based and alkyd based lettering enamels. This coating also makes vinyl graphics adhere better.
We have stocking distributors strategically located throughout the country, serving all 50 states. Please see the distributor section on
We have two different types of double-sided (block-out) banners available; 13 oz and 18 oz. The 13 oz. two-sided smooth
material is good for a two sided indoor or light duty outdoor banner. The 18 oz. material is good for heavy duty outdoor use.
It is important to distribute the stress evenly and give the banner some flexibility in the wind. We recommend using bungee cords
instead of ropes because they do not stretch out of shape or come loose. Click here for our recommended installation instructions.
This is the most difficult question we are asked. While weight, construction, workmanship and design are all important and we
pride ourselves in making quality products, the wild cards of installation and the weather are important, too. Do you know when
the next storm is going to blow through? We don't either! You can't do anything about the weather, but you can do something
about your installation. So secure your banners as best you can. Using bungee cords to pull the banner tight will distribute the
stress evenly and give banners flexibility in the wind.
Absolutely!! If you need a 6x10, a 8x15, a 10x20, or any other odd size banner, we can do it. Made with our 10 oz., 13 oz.,
or 18 oz. vinyl, the choice is yours. We also make street pole, custom pole pocket banners, sign covers (bags), and pennant
shaped banners. Most custom banner orders are shipped the same day.
If you have further questions not listed here please email firstname.lastname@example.org .
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