Vinyl stickers have several different features you might not know about. From being able to battle the harsh outside elements to being an effective marketing tool for your business. Vinyl stickers have a lot of hidden benefits for you to discover. Vinyl decals are very similar but also different to vinyl stickers in some important ways. Learn more about the difference between the two in the blog post The Difference Between Vinyl Stickers and Vinyl Decals. We have put together 5 things you need to know about vinyl stickers. Read on to find out which surfaces vinyl stickers stick to plus the best ways to clean them once applied.
Laminated vinyl stickers are waterproof and weatherproof
On their own, vinyl stickers aren’t fully waterproof. They will struggle to withstand most weather conditions for long periods of time. That’s why we laminate our vinyl stickers when they’re going to be placed outside.The thin layer of laminate increases their lifespan up to 7 years. Laminate also ensures the vinyl sticker remains in pristine condition throughout the year. Laminated vinyl stickers won’t fade in the sun and can’t be damaged by water.
Laminated vinyl stickers are easy to clean
Whether the vinyl stickers have been applied to a large shop sign, a business vehicle or a trade show stall, it’s important they’re kept in good condition. A well-kept vinyl sticker says a lot about your company. You want your custom vinyl stickers to catch the eye of potential customers. Laminating a vinyl sticker allows for easy cleaning. Clean your vinyl sticker with a damp cloth. To remove tough dirt, use an alcohol based cleaning solution.
Vinyl stickers will stick to nearly any surface
There aren’t many surfaces you can’t apply a vinyl sticker on. If the surface is flat there is a good chance you can stick a vinyl sticker on it. The most common surfaces are wood, plastic, metal and glass windows. Vinyl stickers can’t be applied to rough surfaces such as untreated wood. They tend to bubble up on highly corrugated surfaces as well if the channels are very tight. But they stick to most flat surfaces you can think of! Get creative, stick your vinyl sticker onto your car window, laptop and wooden desk.
Vinyl stickers are far more durable than paper stickers
When choosing a vinyl sticker, you want it to be durable. You want it to remain stuck down until the day you decide to remove it. Vinyl stickers are far more durable than paper stickers. A laminated vinyl sticker can withstand harsh elements and last up to 7 years. A paper sticker will begin to peel when exposed to any sort of weather elements. Vinyl stickers can be removed easily in one piece without leaving residue too. Paper stickers will leave you with a serious headache if you try to remove them.
Custom vinyl stickers can promote your brand everywhere
Custom vinyl stickers are designed to last for years and can be used to promote your brand. Increasing your brand awareness helps increases leads for your business. Promote your brand using custom vinyl stickers such as custom event stickers, custom Macbook stickers and vehicle cut lettering. Use vinyl to display contact details and important event information. Contact us today and let custom vinyl stickers promote your brand.get your free custom sticker quote now