Online Presence

Many businesses feel that they cannot operate effectively without an online presence. DuMond Printing recently (more or less)  jumped into that arena. For the last couple of years, we have had a Facebook presence and a weekly blog. But as with any new undertaking, there has been a learning curve. The internet has a vast… Continue reading Online Presence

Padding

In a prior post, we used the term “three process project”.  Then it dawned on me that you might not  be aware of all the processes that go on in the print shop. Printing is just one process. There are others: Trimming Folding / Stuffing Creasing Padding Perforating Stapling Binding Padding comes in two forms:… Continue reading Padding

Processes – Crease and Fold

In a prior post, we used the term “three process project”.  Then it dawned on me that you might not  be aware of all the processes that go on in the print shop. Printing is just one process. There are others: Trimming Folding / Stuffing Creasing Padding Perforating Stapling Binding Some of our clients have… Continue reading Processes – Crease and Fold

Media – Paper – 4

Cover stock is much heavier than text weight stock, but the pound numbers can be very confusing. Cover stock is figured differently from text weight stock, so a 67# cover is much heavier than a 70# text. You don’t need to concern yourself with those numbers. That’s what your print shop is for. You will… Continue reading Media – Paper – 4

Media – Paper – 3

We talked about writing paper being 20# or 24#.  The heavier text weight papers, 28# and 32# are frequently used for posters and brochures. They are light enough to fold easily without needing to be creased before folding. And they are heavy enough to create a light weight table tent when the ends are taped… Continue reading Media – Paper – 3