In signage industry PVC boards are also famous as PVC foam. They are famous as Vinyl as well. PVC has vast consumption and a wide range of usages: from signs to clothes, from pipes to credit cards. PVC (Polyvinyl chloride) is durable, yet lightweight material. The chloride that is contained in its structure gives the material excellent fire resistance. PVC is also one of the most famous waterproof materials especially in the signage industry. It is the most affordable and most used alternative of such materials as aluminum, acrylic. Due to its numerous advantages it can be applied both outdoors and indoors. PVC signs are time proof and their colors do not fade for a long time. If handled carefully, they can go against UV fading about 7 years outdoors and 10 years indoors.
Printing on PVC is widespread in signage industry: Office signs, traffic signs, storefront signs, building signs and much more can be made with this multipurpose material. UV curing inks are used for PVC printing. They are high quality inks with many advantages. These inks dry right during the printing process that transmits the job speed and additional protection. Therefore not only you get high-standard printing but also extra protection for your material.
PVC boards can be printed single or double sided making your sign visible from everywhere. Its smooth and flat surface also prevents it from keeping fingerprints on it.
We suggest PVC boards of thicknesses 1″, ¾”, ½”, ¼”, ⅛”
and sizes of 4’x8′. Signs of different shapes and sizes can be made to fit your requirements. The most common sheet color for printing is white. This color provides a high quality print with vivid colors and well-defined shapes.
Printing is a wonderful way of transferring interesting ideas into a material. Cutting makes the possibilities even larger. By cutting a material into certain shapes and printing on it can make even the boldest ideas real.
Find more information on PVC cutting here.
Different ways of PVC sign installation are possible. They can be hung or mounted. For mounting aluminum wall brackets, screws, adhesives and other means are used. Hanging is done by using brackets of different materials. Depending on your wish lamination can be used for your sign to give it extra protection, strength and shine.