What You Need To Know Before You Print - ProtoPrint
What you need to know before you start printing for maximum efficiency and amazing results.
Are you ready to print? Get up to speed with this must-know information before you start! It'll help ensure the quality of your output is on point, and that you make the most of your printing resources. At Proto Print, we get a lot of queries from our clients and understand that they must have many questions before they start printing. To help you out, we've compiled a list of some of the most common questions we receive!
Here are some of the most important FAQ before you print you should ask:
What is your printing process and technology?
Answer: Our printing process is a high-quality digital printing technology that allows us to produce books with sharp text and vibrant colours at a fast turnaround time. We use state-of-the-art printing and finishing equipment to ensure that your book is printed and finished to the highest standards.
Can you provide samples of your previous work?
Answer: Yes, here is a link to some of the print projects we have completed in-house
Randy, do you have pics of projects you have worked on that we can showcase on the site?
What are your printing capabilities (e.g. colour, size, page count)?
Answer: Our printing capabilities include full-colour printing, with a maximum finished size of 9”x12” inches and a maximum page count of 600 pages. We can accommodate a range of paper stocks and finishes and will work with you to select the right options for your book.
What is your turnaround time?
Answer: Our standard turnaround time is 7-10 business days, but we also offer On-Demand print options if you need your book printed faster. We work closely with our customers to ensure that we meet their deadlines and deliver your books on time.
What is your pricing on printing books?
Answer: We have a custom book printing calculator that will assist you with the cost of printing your book https://protoprint.ca/product/custom-book-printing/. Our pricing is based on the style of the book (premium or budget), page count, whether you have colour or black & white pages, and the paper stock and finish you choose.
Can you handle all aspects of the printing process, including design, printing, and finishing?
Answer: Yes, we can handle all aspects of the printing process, from printing to finishing. We will work with you to ensure that your book is produced to the highest standards.
What type of paper options do you offer?
Answer: We offer a wide range of paper and ink options, including gloss, matte, and uncoated paper stocks, as well as cream products (neutral, cream-white shade) that give less glare to your pages and are great for book publishing.
What are your minimum order requirements?
Answer: We offer print On-Demand, meaning we can print as little as one book. Please note that the more books you print, the cheaper your per-unit cost is. We can accommodate larger orders ensuring that we meet your needs and budget as well.
Do you offer international shipping?
Answer: No, Canada only.
Can you provide a timeline for printing and delivery?
Answer: Yes, we can provide a detailed timeline once we receive all printable files and you have approved the order.
Asking the right questions before choosing a printing service can help you make sure that the service is perfectly suited to meet your needs. At Proto Print, you can trust us to deliver excellent quality prints in a timely fashion.
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