Foamex Signs Printing

Foamex also known as Foamalite is a rigid plastic board made from compressed PVC. These boards are lightweight and very durable. The smooth flat surface of this material allows for outstanding printing results. Foam boards are perfect for all signage including pole of sale displays, exhibition panels, and interior décor.

At Cheap as Prints, we offer 3mm, 5mm, and 10mm thick foam boards with single or double-sided printing. Choose from square cut, rounded corners, or cut-to-shape finishes with optional protective lamination! We offer instant online prices with huge quantity discounts! Simply order online or contact us for a custom quote.

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Foam Board Signs from Cheap as Prints

Foam signs provide an excellent means of achieving visually stunning displays without incurring exorbitant costs. Compressed PVC foam forms the basis of these PVC-based sheets, creating robust and semi-rigid panels. The lightweight nature of foam boards allows for versatile applications indoors or outdoors, benefiting from water and fade-resistant properties in both the material and ink. In contrast to corrugated-surface correx sheets, foamex boards boast a smoother print surface, resulting in a more polished and pristine finish.

Our commitment to delivering cutting-edge printing solutions is underscored by our investment in modern large-format printers. This technological prowess enables us to offer state-of-the-art printing on foamex boards with thickness options of 3mm, 5mm, and 10mm. The versatility continues with the availability of standard A-sizes alongside the option for custom shapes and sizes, complimented by various laminated finishes. Enjoy the freedom of vibrant and diverse designs, as our printing services cover an extensive range of colors, including the seamless incorporation of photographic content, all without incurring additional charges

If you’re still unsure about the suitability of foam boards for your signage project, why not view our dibond panels? This material is made from high-strength aluminium composite sheets that are rust and crack-proof. Feel free to contact our friendly team at info@cheapasprint.com or call 01922 666 288.

Foamex Signs Printing FAQ’s

Foamex is a PVC-based material with a compressed foam structure, known for its strength and semi-rigid panels. It is commonly used for sign printing due to its lightweight, durable nature, and smooth print surface that enhances the quality of displays.

Foamex is a lightweight PVC foam board known for its flexibility and affordability, while correx is a corrugated plastic board, prized for its lightweight and cost-effective properties. In contrast, dibond is an aluminum composite material, offering higher durability, making it more rigid and upscale compared to foamex and correx.

Foamex signs are available in various thickness options, including 3mm, 5mm, and 10mm, providing flexibility for different applications and preferences.

Foamex boards are printing through large-format printing methods using eco-solvent inks. This guarantees vibrant colour depth, water-resistant characteristics, and scratch resistance. Additionally, the process emits a low odour, contributing to a reduced environmental impact during production.

Foamex signs are highly suitable for indoor applications due to their lightweight yet durable nature, making them easy to handle and install within indoor spaces. Their resistance to scratches and water ensures longevity in various indoor environments. Additionally, Foamex’s printable surface allows for vibrant graphics and information display, making it an effective choice for indoor signage.

Yes, foamex signs can be used outdoors as the material is water and fade-resistant. Proper installation and maintenance, such as securing them against flat surfaces and applying protective lamination, contribute to their longevity in outdoor settings.

To extend the lifespan of foamex signs, it is recommended secure them against flat surfaces to minimise wind exposure and perform periodic cleaning to prevent dirt accumulation, ensuring sustained durability and visibility.

Yes, foamex signs can be customised to different shapes and sizes, allowing for creative and unique designs tailored to specific branding or promotional needs.

Yes, foamex signs can be laminated to provide an extra layer of protection against wear and tear, extending their lifespan. Lamination enhances the signs’ resistance to scratches, UV rays, and moisture, making them more durable for both indoor and outdoor applications. This additional protective layer also helps maintain the vibrancy of the print.

Foamex signs are well-suited for large format displays due to their lightweight composition, allowing for easy handling and installation in expansive settings. The material’s rigidity ensures stability for larger sizes, maintaining the structural integrity of the display. presentations.

Foamex material is not easily recyclable due to its composition. However, some recycling facilities may accept foamex for specialised processing. It’s recommended to check with your local recycling centres for guidance on disposal options.

Yes, foamex signs are suitable for long-term use as they are durable, resistant to scratches, and can withstand exposure to various environmental conditions. Their ability to maintain structural integrity and vibrant graphics over time makes them a reliable choice for sustained signage applications.

Foamex signs are durable, but they can potentially crack under moderate force or impact, highlighting the necessity for careful handling and appropriate installation to ensure their structural integrity. The strength of the board can be improved with proper installation and opting for a thicker board.

Foamex signs can be installed using various techniques, including cable ties, nails, screws, strong adhesive and rivets. Always consider the size, weight, and mounting surface characteristics when choosing the most suitable method.