Q: Transmitting Data
A:We accept artwork via CD, DVD, and E-Mail. Please note that e-mail attachments should not exceed 20Mb.
Q: File Organisation?
A: Keep all your related files together in a single folder. Do not supply files that are not used in your artwork. Please make sure all linked files are updated.
Q: When supplying artwork on disk or email?
A: Please supply a hardcopy of final artwork layout. Without this we accept no responsibility if any fonts or images etc. are missing.
A: InDesign CS2, Illustrator CS2, Photoshop CS2, FlexiSign Pro 8, TIFF, EPS, PDF (Print Quality), JPEG (Max Quality), High res PDF.
Q: Supplying Fonts in artwork?
A: All fonts should be converted to outlines within the document.
Q: Colour Matching?
A: Please assign any Pantone colours as spot when used in the document, especially in logos, this will allow us to match colours accurately.
Q: Images Resolution?
A: Images must be supplied at a minimum of 100 dpi if at 100% of final output size. Therefore they should be 400 dpi if at 25% of final output size, and 200 dpi if at 50% of final output size. These resolutions are the absolute minimum requirements, images can be supplied at higher resolutions if desired.
Q: Supplied Document Layout?
A: Create the document at 100%, 50% or 25% of final size. For example a document with a final size of 1800 mm x 1200 mm could be supplied at 900 mm x 600 mm (50%), or 450 mm x 300 mm (25%) Please clearly mark the final trim size, including panel trim sizes in the case of Pop-Up displays. All documents should have a 5 mm bleed on all sides.
Q: What is the largest sign I could order from a SIGNARAMA full service sign center?
A: There are no signs too large for us!
Q: Does SIGNARAMA create trade show booths and graphics?
A: Yes, and often. We can customize them, or sell you pre fabricated, travel booths.
Q: Can my sign be delivered?
A: Yes, we can deliver your signs
Q: If I am getting a sign installed on my vehicle, how long will my car/truck/van be out of service?
A: Most vehicles can be lettered in one business day.
Q: Do I need a permit for my sign?
A: You may or may not. We will do the work to find out exactly what you need and help attain the permit before the sign is installed if necessary.
Q: If I have special color matching requirements, or need to have my letterhead and business cards matched can SIGNARAMA meet my needs?
A: Yes. Depending on the type of sign and it’s uses, we can match according to your needs.
Q: I see many vehicles that are completely covered in advertising, can SIGNARAMA provide this service?
A: Yes. This depends on your vehicle and budget. The best thing to do is have one of our design engineers inspect your vehicle and take measurements for a quote.
Q: Can you make a sign from a digital photograph?
A: Yes, and we do often! The better quality the photograph, the better your digital image will turn out!
Q: If I bring my logo on a disk / CD, what format works best?
A: Depending on your needs and the design of the sign, many formats are viable. We will discuss this on a case by case basis.
Q: What kind of deposit do you require?
A: We require 50% down on all orders.