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File Specs

To achieve the best quality for your print job, we recommend the following:

Preferred File Types

AI, EPS, PDF, TIFF

Fonts

1 - PDF Files: Fonts must be embedded
2 - EPS Files: Fonts must be outlined or converted to paths or curves

Bleed

We typically do NOT require bleeds on your artwork with the exception of some banners. We are able to trim close to the edge on most mediums, but please check with us for exact requirements for your specific project. We also have templates for displays that can easily be emailed to you.

File Size & Transfer

We utilize a 3rd party application, "sendthisfile" for file transfer. Please take into consideration upload times when creating files. If your file is extremely large, please contact us to make arrangements.

Color Matching

Unless otherwise specified, all printing of colors will be performed to the standard matching of the printer and RIP used for printing. If exact color matching is required 4 items must occur.
1 - A hard copy print must be provided with exact colors to match.
2 - PMS Colors must be specified
3 - A $40.00 Color Matching Fee will be charged
4 - Color matching must be specified when placing the order

Resolution

For wide format printing, such as banners, vehicle graphics, etc. files should be provided at a minimum of 150 dpi at full size to preserve quality.

For marketing materials (such as brochures, business cards, etc) mimimum resolution is 300 dpi at full size to preserve quality.