Technical specifications:

About

About

Foamboard is a material often used in the sign making industry consisting of a foam core bonded between two durable cardboard sheets. Below find more information about this lightweight material.
Weather Resistance

Weather Resistance

Foamboard is the perfect material for indoor use, with the lifespan of more than 5 years, if kept properly. As for exterior use, it is not recommended to use Foamboard outdoors as it can get damaged from rain or other weather hazards. But still, if needed, you can use it outdoors, but do not expect it to serve long.

Sizes

Sizes

As for the sizes, they can be customized with the max of 96”x48” dimensions.

Thickness

Thickness

We offer Foamboard material with the following thicknesses 1/8", 3/16", 1/4" , 1/2", 1".

Colors and Finishes

Colors and Finishes

Foam Board material comes in two colors: black and white. This refers to both the core and the face parts of the material. As for the finish, the material has a matte surface.

Functional specifications:

Usage

Usage

3D Letters One of the signage options for Foamboard are 3 dimensional letters. The thickness of the material allows us to make beautiful 3D signs. These can be used to display the name of your company or any other information. Printed Signs Foamboard is often used to make printed signs. These signs can be used for various purposes, be it for decorative or for advertising and announcements. Printed Foamboard Signs can serve as a great promotional tool. Also, you can use these signs to decorate your house or office space.

Services we provide for Foamboard:

Printing

Printing

Foamboard is a great material for Direct printing, for which we use UV inks. After the printing process, the inks are dried with ultraviolet rays, which makes the prints sun resistant. This prevents the colors from fading.

Painting

Painting

Painting Foamboard can be painted in more than 80.000 colors. Our top-notch technologies allow us to paint Foam board material in your desired color shade.

Cutting

Cutting

We offer cutting services for Foamboard with a digital cutting machine. This cutter allows us to achieve any shape with this material. The machine is accurate enough to cut Foam Board without damaging it.

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FAQs

What are the alternative materials for PVC?

For Outdoor applications, Acrylic, Aluminum are ideal alternatives to PVC. For Interior purposes, we suggest you choose soft materials such as Foamboard, Gatorboard, ultraboard, etc. To get more information about other materials like PVC, check out our blog on the comparison of PVC, Foamboard and Gatorboard signs.

What is the original color of foam boards?

The default colors of our foam board material are white and black. This means that the parts without any graphics will remain with the default color of the material - so choose the one which you think will best showcase your design and mood. Also mind that the sides of the sign may remain unpainted, so take that fact into consideration too.

Do you print double sided on foam board?

Yes. We are happy to inform you that we provide you with double sided printing on foam boards. This is an incredible way of increasing sales, getting more visible and drawing the attention of more potential customers.