Vinyl Car Wraps FAQs
Most frequently asked questions and answers of Vinyl Car Wraps
What is a vinyl car wraps?
A vinyl car wrap is a way to change your stock factory paint color to something more outstanding. Whether it be because you saw a color not offered by your manufacturer that you really like or you’re looking for something completely outstanding, we have dozens of available car wrap vinyl colors to choose from. Vinyl car wrap materials come in a giant roll which is usually 60” in width.
Essentially, it’s like a giant sticker that we apply to your vehicle to cover up the existing color. With the latest technologies from manufacturers such as 3M and Avery, it all features the air release technology so there won’t be any bubbles in your wrap. The vinyl wrap conforms to the shape and curvature of your vehicle once applied.
How much does it cost to vinyl wrap a vehicle in Vancouver?
Vinyl car wraps can be anywhere starting from $2500 up to $5000 in Vancouver area BC. The reason for such a big discrepancy is due to the various sizes of vehicles and the complexity of the vehicle. When we work on a vehicle wrap, to ensure a paint like finish, we have to remove such items from the vehicle as door handles, spoilers, badges, lights and trims. If you’re unsure about the process for your vehicle wrap, feel free to contact us to guide you through the process.
How long does a vinyl car wrap last for?
We only use the best and premium films from 3M and Avery for our vinyl car wraps. The reason they are the best in the market is that it’s specially formulated to last for 6-8 years outdoor life. The best part is that their films offer a clean removal with no residue when it comes time to take off the vinyl wrap. For that extra added piece of mind, we offer a lifetime warranty on all our vehicle wraps if there’s any issues with bubbles, lifting or peeling.
Is it safe to take a vinyl wrapped vehicle through a car wash?
There is no issue to take a wrapped vinyl through a car wash. We ensure that the edges are properly sealed and there’s no lifting. We also offer lifetime warranty if any issues arise. You can treat the vinyl on the vehicle as if it was paint.
Does the vinyl wrap affect insurance?
No, it doesn’t affect your insurance premiums. The only thing you will need to do is change the registration paper of your vehicle if the color is different. This is no extra costs to you, and any insurance provider can assist you with this. Also, you’re involved in an accident and your vehicle has vinyl wrapping on it, ICBC will cover the cost of the vinyl wrap to repair.
What is the print process of Vinyl Wall Graphics?
We specialize in large format printing to create these graphics. We can print directly onto vinyl or aluminum panels. There is also an option to add a lamination layer on top. The standard choice is with a matte or gloss finish. In higher traffic areas where there is the potential for vandalism, we also offer anti-graffiti laminate.
Is the Wall Graphics for interior or exterior use?
We have materials that can work with both indoor and exterior usage. Our technician will review the requirements for your location and discuss with you the appropriate material for your application.
Where are you located?
Visit our location at:
2895 Simpson Rd, Richmond, BC, Canada V6X 2R2
How to get start ?
Yes, we have a multitude of materials that can work with various wall surfaces including drywall, cements, textured, wood, brick, ceramic, etc. We can provide a site visit to recommend the material that would work best.