Alabama Graphics Named One of Best Commercial Printers in U.S. for Sixth Year Straight

WFS_Cover_067.593ed02f1fe06We’re excited to announce that for the sixth year in a row, Alabama Graphics was named one of the Top 60 Print Shops in America by Wide-Format Imaging magazine, the premier source for wide and grand-format imaging. Alabama Graphics held the 30th spot on the 2017 list, which recognizes large format printers who exhibit professional and improved efficiencies in the workplace.  We’re also proud to be recognized as one of fifteen print shops that have been operating for more than 50 years. Continue reading

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Patriotic Promotional Graphics

Though it seems like Memorial Day was just yesterday, the Fourth of July is just around the corner. Whether you’re throwing a celebratory event or advertising a product or promotion, let Alabama Graphics be your one-stop shop for patriotic promotional graphics. From window graphics and point-of-purchase displays to yard signs and posters, we have plenty of red, white and blue ink to print whatever you need for your Fourth of July festivities. Check out a few of our graphic recommendations below! Continue reading

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Refresh Your Space with New Graphics & Signage

UAB HallwayFrom office buildings and hospitals to schools and museums, all spaces need a refreshed look from time to time.   The interior graphics and signage have a stronger impact on the experience your customers have when they visit you than you would expect. New-and-improved signage would be a welcomed surprise to any customer or visitor! Continue reading

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FAQ: Can I Duplicate a Previous Print Job

Frequently Asked QuestionsWhether customers reuse seasonal marketing materials year after year, need more prints than originally expected or require graphics for a newly opened franchise, Alabama Graphics CAN duplicate previous print jobs—with just a few limitations. Though we do keep print jobs for a few weeks, we cannot guarantee that an old file will still be available unless the customer requests to ARCHIVE the original print job for future reprinting. Depending on the project, fees may apply. Our technology and equipment enables us archive and reprint just about any project from marketing materials to construction documents. Continue reading

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7 Benefits of Printing Construction Documents in Color

Construction DocumentsIn the past, printing in color rather than black and white was viewed as a luxury some could not afford. Today, with our enhanced printing technology, the benefits of printing IN COLOR far outweigh the costs. Specifically, the capabilities of the HP PageWide Printer make this premium printing possible.

Here are 7 reasons you should be printing your construction documents, specs and other related files, in color: Continue reading

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How to Build a Gallery Wall

Den Canvas Collage_SIZESBuilding a gallery wall with your favorite prints, art pieces and other trinkets can not only elevate the style of any space, but it also adds a personal touch. But, creating a gallery wall can be harder than it seems. Finding the right wall in your space and choosing the perfect prints are the easier steps, but selecting frames and actually assembling the wall can be a tad trickier. Before taking on the task, check out these tips and tricks!   Continue reading

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Service Spotlight: Zünd Routing

Zund_Cut_GuitarsFrom creative signage shapes to intricate lettering, our Zünd Routing tool can custom cut and shape just about anything with extreme precision. At Alabama Graphics, we are constantly seeking and adopting the latest and greatest technology for the graphics industry to provide our customers with high-quality graphic solutions. Enter the Zünd. Continue reading

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Project Spotlight: University of Montevallo Baseball Locker Room Wallpaper

UnivOf Montevallo_After1Last year, Alabama Graphics Sales Associate Robert McCary and Graphic Designer Carrie Evans had the pleasure of working with the University of Montevallo’s Sports Information Director Wesley Hallman to update the look of the sports department’s reception area. Because the area featured a large, blank wall, our team recommended concealing the wall with a Dreamscapes Wallpaper.  The university was so pleased with the outcome of the project that they asked us to install a similar wallpaper in the baseball locker room. Continue reading

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FAQ: How to Prepare for Graphic Installation

Frequently Asked QuestionsIn our industry, we realize time is of the essence, and consequently, we are often working with tight deadlines. To provide our customers with timely graphic solutions, we must allow the appropriate time to print the graphics and schedule a suitable installer. When our team is adequately informed about the installation location, we can better abide by our customers’ schedules and install graphics in an effective and timely manner. Continue reading

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Equipment Spotlight: Used Printers

Installing PageWidePrinterAlabama Graphics is not only the state’s preferred commercial printer and digital color graphics provider, but we’re also an authorized dealer of Oce, Kip, Canon and HP Wide Format Equipment. We believe our familiarity with our customers’ needs and ability to provide the best equipment to meet those needs is a natural extension of our services. Likewise, the variety of used printers we offer enables us to match an appropriate printing system to each of our client’s unique equipment needs. Continue reading

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