Vehicle advertising, also known as vehicle wrapping and automotive wrap advertising, allows you to take advantage of space you already own to promote your products and services – at a fraction of the cost of traditional advertising. Our vinyl graphics are applied over your vehicle’s surface. They don’t interfere with driver or passenger visibility, and they’re exceptionally durable and weatherproof.
Fact: a custom car wrap reaches more consumers at a lower cost per thousand impressions than any other form of outdoor advertising.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Vehicle Wraps…
What is a vehicle wrap?
A vehicle wrap consists of a design, which is printed on high performance vinyl, then its laminated, and installed or “wrapped” on a vehicle. The wrap is applied directly to the vehicle. This turns the vehicle into a moving billboard. Like a custom paint job for your vehicle.
What is involved on wrapping a vehicle?
Wrapping any vehicle consists of 3 stages. The first is the conceptual, design and layout stage. The second is the production stage and the third stage is installation.
What’s involved in the design stage?
Design and concept is the most critical part of the process! Our wraps are designed three-dimensionally, taking into account the shape of the vehicle. We work with our client throughout the process to ensure that the message conveyed accurately and appropriately reflects that of the company. We provide proofs that represent the look of the final product.
What happens after we complete the design?
The high resolution graphics are digitally printed on high performance adhesive backed cast vinyl using our state of the art large format printers, with state of the art inks that produce the best color schemes and resolution possible. Next these prints are laminated to add extra Ultraviolet protection and durability.
How long does it take to wrap a vehicle?
The design stage typically takes the longest. The production stage takes about 3 days and the installation can take up to 2 days. It all depends on the size of the vehicle and intricacy of the wrap.
Are car wraps applied to windows?
Yes, but only rear side and rear windows. Window wraps are printed on a special perforated vinyl that allows the driver to see through the rear and side rear windows.
Can a wrap be removed?
Yes. The wrap can be removed. However, attempting to remove it yourself may cause damage to your paint. We suggest having Graphic Image Promotions technician remove your vehicle wrap as our experts are best equipped this task.
Will the wrap damage my paint?
No. A car wrap, when applied and removed correctly, does not damage your car’s paint. In fact, it protects it. In all of our experiences, the only time a vehicles’ paint may be affected is in case of a poor repaint job, old or cracked paint. Factory paint in 99% of instances is not affected by our wraps.
Is there a guarantee on the wrap?
A Graphic Image Promotions vehicle wrap has a full warranty of 5 years against, peeling, fading or changing of color.
How long will a wrap last on my vehicle?
Our wraps will normally outlast the vehicle. You can expect your wrap to last 5 years or longer, as long as you’re careful about high-pressure washing.
How do I care for my wrap?
It is best to hand wash your wrapped vehicle. In general, avoid power and pressure washing and do not use an ice-scraper. Brushing windows and the use of a rear defroster will cause no damage to your window wrap.
What’s the difference between a partial wrap and a Full wrap?
A partial wrap covers up to 60% of the vehicle, depending on your budget we do Full, ½ or ¼, these refers to the percentage of the car that is covered by the wrap.
Do you wrap anything other than vehicles?
Absolutely! Besides vehicle wraps we also wrap windows, storefronts, walls and machinery, providing that the surface that the enough adhesion for the vinyl. We also provide a full range of high-resolution digital graphics to produce large banners, billboards, and posters.
Contact us (513-620-8319) for more information on how we can help you get started on your Greater Cincinnati vehicle wrap project today!