16 05, 2013

FAQ: Will Insurance Cover My Wrap?

By |2018-09-05T13:50:49-04:00May 16th, 2013|FAQs, Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

photo credit: danxoneil via photopin cc "My 2007 Ford Mustang was recently involved in a fender bender. One side was damaged, including the stripes I added after I bought it. Insurance gets confusing. I'm worried — will my insurance cover replacing the stripes, or will I have to pay for that out of my pocket?" [...]

18 04, 2013

FAQ: How Much Do Custom Decals Cost?

By |2019-05-13T14:34:52-04:00April 18th, 2013|FAQs, Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

That's a challenging question to answer, but we'll do our best to give you a realistic idea. So, how much do custom decals cost? Custom decals range in cost from a few cents to a few hundred dollars. Size alone doesn't dictate price. The variables include: Material — Material options include premium high performance vinyl, intermediate grades, [...]

11 04, 2013

DIY: How to Wrap Your Own Vehicle

By |2018-03-02T11:38:50-04:00April 11th, 2013|FAQs, Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

You can wrap your own vehicle, but to do it properly, it will take time, planning, and patience. Most vehicle graphics providers can share stories of the unprepared attempting to DIY wrap a vehicle that didn't turn out so good. Unfortunately, it’s after the vehicle has been damaged and the owner want the provider to [...]

21 03, 2013

FAQ: How Can I Safely Remove Decals From My Trailer?

By |2018-08-22T14:55:49-04:00March 21st, 2013|FAQs, Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

Removing adhesive vinyl graphics from a work truck or trailer presents a few challenges. It’s similar to removing decals from a car, but the scale changes things - especially if it’s an entire fleet of work trucks or trailers. Most methods of decal removal involve solvents and chemicals used to dissolve the adhesive; unfortunately, any [...]

19 03, 2013

Photo Blog: The Dodge Challenger Challenge

By |2018-08-22T14:51:53-04:00March 19th, 2013|FAQs, Featured Customers, Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

The graphics challenge for this Dodge Challenger was to add to the mystique of this classic brand, and not take away from it. Vehicle graphics don’t have to be complex to be effective. If the design becomes too busy, it can be distracting. There's a place for simplicity and elegance in most creative endeavors, whether [...]

7 03, 2013

FAQ: What Are the Artwork Guidelines for Embroidery?

By |2018-10-17T11:18:13-04:00March 7th, 2013|FAQs|

Embroidered promotional apparel art guidelines aren't much different than any graphic art guidelines. With one exception; more on that later. As with many types of media, vector art is preferable. If you’re not familiar with vector, its lines and shapes are determined mathematically, therefore, the quality of the graphic isn't diminished when enlarged. Another good practice is [...]

28 02, 2013

FAQ: What All Does TKO Do?

By |2018-10-17T11:16:50-04:00February 28th, 2013|FAQs|

We’ve recently been asked this question quite a bit. The answer is — we offer many products and services with customer convenience in mind. The TKO family of companies includes: • TKO Graphix — designs, manufactures, and installs vehicle graphics, banners, and more. • TKO Signs — designs, fabricates, and installs custom built interior and [...]

21 02, 2013

FAQ: Can I Take my Wrapped Vehicle Through a Car Wash?

By |2017-09-13T09:29:39-04:00February 21st, 2013|FAQs|

Can you take your wrapped vehicle through a car wash? If the car wash uses brushes we wouldn't recommend it  However, keeping your wrapped car or truck clean is important. The longer dirt, road debris, and other contaminants stay on your vehicle, the harder they are to remove, and the more likely they are to [...]

13 02, 2013

FAQ: Should I Wrap my Short-Term Leased Vehicle?

By |2018-08-22T14:41:33-04:00February 13th, 2013|FAQs, Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

Wrapping a short-term leased vehicle is something that should, at least, be considered. If you spend money on advertising, then yes, vehicle graphics should be part of your budget, even for the short-term. Points to Consider A full vehicle wrap may not be cost effective for a lease under one year. For leases shorter than 12 [...]