Material Highlight: PVC Sheet

Ever wonder why you would choose PVC over other materials? Here’s a bit more information to help you understand why PVC is so common in the signage industry. PVC is a rigid board of expanded closed-cell Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) extruded with a matte finish. It is directly printable using our UV Ink. PVC is available

Job Descriptions for Sign and Print Shops

Sign Shop Job Descriptions: How to get started

As a company grows, getting ideas down in writing becomes more and more critical. The thoughts and ideas of the founder(s) become increasingly difficult to instill in everyone. If you have never written anything down at your sign shop, a good place to start might be an employee’s job description. We have written job descriptions

Reducing File Size

If your file is larger than 150mb, you will get a message on our website telling you your file is too large to upload. Here’s a few tips and tricks to reducing your file size when working in Adobe Illustrator so you can get your order placed. Crop excess images that exceed the clipping mask.(Object>Image


How To Calculate Your “Shop Rate”

Estimating the average rate to charge customers can be difficult, but thankfully there are tools out there, like the FireSprint shop rate calculator, that can hash out the details for you. What is a Shop Rate Calculator? The FireSprint shop rate calculator takes all of your projected expenses and desired profit margin and generates an