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How Long Do Banners Last

  • November 17, 2017
  • by Half Price Banners

Get the most out of your signs by choosing materials that will last! How long should you expect your vinyl banner to last with normal use? The answer may surprise you!

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Prepare Your Store for Black Friday

  • November 8, 2017
  • by Half Price Banners

Get your business ready for Black Friday with our useful tips that will help you get your signs ready for the biggest shopping day of the year.

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How to Remove Wrinkles from Vinyl Banners

  • November 3, 2017
  • by Half Price Banners

Does your banner have wrinkles that you want to get out? Remove those wrinkles and let people see how great your banner should look with these tips on how to remove creases and wrinkles from vinyl banners.

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Best Banners for Trade Shows

  • October 25, 2017
  • by Half Price Banners

Preparing for a trade show takes a lot of work, but these tips should help make your planning a little easier! Learn some ways to increase your presence with your banners.

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How to Clean Vinyl Banners

  • October 19, 2017
  • by Half Price Banners

Vinyl banners look great, but how do you clean them? Knowing the right ways to keep your banner clean will extend its life and keep it looking amazing. Here are some tips for banner cleaning!

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What are the Best Banners for Outdoor Events?

  • October 10, 2017
  • by Half Price Banners

Learn about which banner material is best for which occasion in our latest blog post about outdoor banners. Do you know which type of banner would be best for your outdoor event?

Mother’s Day Gifts Can Make Lasting Memories

  • May 8, 2017
  • by Heather Lofflin

On May 14, mothers, stepmothers, grandmothers, and even great-grandmothers will be celebrated with family and friends through out our communities. This year...

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Tying the Knot? Top 5 ways to customize a Wedding Banner

  • April 12, 2017
  • by Heather Lofflin

Not only are wedding banners memorable, but they also keep guests entertained, help them find their way to the event, and can be reused for anniversary events.

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High Flying Dogs

  • April 4, 2017
  • by Andrew Ulm

Check out how Half Price Banners is helping Gary Foote and his dock dogs, get off the platform!

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How to Set Up Tension Fabric Displays

  • June 23, 2016
  • by Half Price Banners

Tension fabric displays look great, but do you know how easy they are to assemble? We provide an educational video and instructions just in case you want to learn some tips or see how quickly they are put together.

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How to Hang Banners with Double-Sided Tape

  • June 1, 2016
  • by Half Price Banners

One great thing about banners is versatility. In this post, we help explain how to hang a banner with double sided tape.

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How to Set Up a Pole Banner

  • April 15, 2016
  • by Half Price Banner

A pole banner can be attached to any pole, and this post shows a video demonstrating how to hang your banner on a pole. Our hardware is easy to use, and the video shows how quickly the process is.

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How to Set Up an Economy Retractable Banner

  • April 14, 2016
  • by Half Price Banners

Learn how simple our economy retractable banners are able to be set up with this instructional video and text. These retractable banners look great and can collapse to be stored efficiently.

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Use and Reuse Washable Adhesive Banners

  • April 13, 2016
  • by Half Price Banners

Not all banners get hung the same way, and some can be used & reused on various surfaces! Learn about our washable adhesive banners and watch how simple it is to take it down, wash & reuse.

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Avoiding Trademark Infringement

  • April 4, 2016
  • by Half Price Banners

With March Madness coming up, lots of businesses want to cash in on this tournament. But watch out! There are some things you need to know about what you can and can't print.

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Banner Designing 101

  • November 3, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

Trying to get the perfect banner design can be difficult, but here we'll help teach some of the basics behind quality banner design. Take out your notebooks and quiet down, banner designing 101 is about to begin!

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Good Filetypes for Banner Graphics

  • October 25, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

Did you know there are certain filetypes that are better than others for banner graphics? The more complex the banner, the more useful this information will be. Art specs are often overlooked, but we explain in detail why it's an important part of the banner making process.

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Banner Ink Color Theory

  • October 3, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

Do you know what RGB or CMYK means? Study up here! We explain color banner printing and go into detail about what these two acronyms mean both literally and for high quality printing techniques.

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How to Store Your Banner

  • October 3, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

Taking care of your banner is easy, but not everyone knows how. Learn about our recommendations on how to store your banner and why we suggest this type of storage as a better way.

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How to Design an Effective Banner

  • September 18, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

What makes a banner effective? We'll provide some tips and tricks about what's important to keep in mind when you want to get your message across. There are lots of ways to say something and lots of images to choose from, but what's best for you?

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Choosing Banner Sizes

  • September 10, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

Choosing the right banner size is important for any project. How far away can people read lettering? How big do you need to go for your promotion given your space restrictions? We'll help you answer these questions and more.

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Choosing a Banner Font

  • August 27, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

Choosing a banner font is important for any banner. We see lots of banners, but knowing how to match your font for your audience is crucial for your promotion's success. We answer several common questions we've heard and try to explain why some fonts can be better than others.

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Banner Design Software

  • August 20, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

With so many design programs out there, it's hard to know what the best or most preferred are. We'll help show the qualities of good software and what to avoid on some other common programs.

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Print Ready Files

  • August 14, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

What does it mean for a file to be print ready? There's a few things to consider that should help make your image choices easier. We'll explain DPI and why it's important for your banner.

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Three Questions to Ask Before Purchasing a Banner

  • August 7, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

Customers are more informed than ever these days, and knowing which questions to ask can make the difference between getting a good product or a great product. Don't forget about these helpful questions before your banner purchases.

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Canvas Portraits are Perfect for Holiday Promotions

  • August 1, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

Find out what you can do to make canvas portraits the perfect holiday promotion item. These gallery quality prints are both beautiful and effective.

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The Correct Weight and Density for Vinyl Banners

  • July 16, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

We name our banners by the materials used, but do you know what 13-oz or 18-oz refers to? Learn about the density, weight, and even the denier of commonly sold products.

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Vinyl Banners: An Options Checklist

  • June 24, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

With so many choices and questions, learning what to ask is important for any purchase. We've been answering questions about vinyl banners for years, so we'll help you identify common banner questions and know what is important to look for when searching for your perfect banner.

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Smartphone Photos are Great for Your Banner

  • June 18, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

New technology allows new opportunity. Just because you don't have photographer quality cameras doesn't mean you can't make high quality prints on banners or signs. Capture your personalized images with these new high quality hand held devices.

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Window Signs Offer Flexibility in Any Environment

  • June 5, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

Window Banners offer visibility from outside while still being able to look out your window from the inside. No longer do you have to worry about blocking your window views to send your message outside. Learn about why window banners can offer extra flexibility for your business.

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Canvas Prints are Perfect Holiday Gifts

  • May 29, 2014
  • by Half Price Banners

With holidays around the corner, finding the perfect gift can be difficult. Custom canvas prints provide a thoughtful, gallery quality present.

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