How-to Guides

Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Positive Signs + Print’s how-to guides are compiled as a deep dive to answer specific questions about specific products and processes

Understanding the Window Signwriting Process

Window signwriting is a must-have form of branding for retail businesses. Displayed on shop fronts, interior windows or dividers and on vehicles. Here at Positive Signs + Print, window signwriting is one of the specialist services we provide to businesses in and around the Dunedin and Mosgiel area. Today we’re

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How to apply vinyl decals

Your sticker will look its best if it’s put on correctly. If you’re DIYing your decal application, we have some instructions to help here

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Raster or Vector Images: Which Should You Use?

You’re getting graphics designed or have been asked to produce files ready for printing. Which file format should you choose: raster or vector?  As Dunedin printers and signwriters, we’re here to share our wisdom on the differences between raster and vector files, to help you decide. Choosing Between Raster or

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What Are the Standard Paper Sizes for Printing?

Getting some printing done and wondering about what paper sizes you’ll need? Most of us are familiar with A4 paper, it being the standard printer paper in New Zealand. However, as a printing company, we use many other paper sizes on a daily basis too. To help you choose the

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The Booklet Printing Guide

Memoirs, training notes, annual plans. Event programs, recipe books, sponsorship proposals… Whatever you call them, for whatever purpose you need – booklets are an effective way to share a lot of information. Today we are sharing some basic tips and terminology to demystify the process for you. Request a printed

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Choosing your Paper Finishes

Learn how to pick the right paper finishes for your print job with our handy list of the most common types of finishes used by professional printers in NZ.

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Know Your Common Signage Materials and Uses

You’ve got the design sorted and now it’s time to choose from the many different signage materials. The questions are flying everywhere: Which one is best suited for your use? What is your budget? How sturdy does it need to be? Is it for indoor or outdoor use? Thankfully, we’ve

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