Monthly Archives: June 2019

  • The everlasting appeal of fluted display boards

    Correx fluted signs

    What are fluted display boards?

    Fluted display boards are made from corrugated polypropylene, a type of plastic that’s known for its rigidity and water-resistant qualities.

    These kinds of boards have many different trade names. You’ll often see them referred to as Correx boards, as this is the term that’s most widely used in the market – but in fact, many other brands, such as Proplex, Polyflute and Coroplast, have become synonymous with this product too.

    Whatever you want to call them, though, fluted display boards are wonderfully printable and easy to fold and score, which makes them an attractive option for advertisers who are looking for a fast, easy and versatile way to promote their latest product or service.

    What are fluted boards used for?

    Because they are very resistant to wear and tear, fluted display boards are often used to create those familiar For Sale or To Let signs that are used by estate agents to advertise their latest properties. You may also see them lining the streets of new developments, as they’re usually the signage solution of choice amongst building companies and scaffolders.

    The material itself can be applied in all sorts of ways, within all kinds of industries – but as corrugated signs are notoriously affordable and malleable, you’ll often see fluted boards being used to create temporary signage at short term events and festivals. Many people also choose to customise their own fluted display boards to create hard-hitting placards for protests, strikes and political campaigns.

    How long will corrugated boards last?

    Don’t get us wrong – though they are surprisingly durable given their lightweight look and feel, Correx boards are not the most long-lasting products in our range. If you’re after longer-term solutions, you may want to take a look at our PVC banners, printed boards or pavement signs, all of which will be a more permanent addition to your marketing arsenal.   

    But as long as they’re well-looked-after and shielded from extreme weather conditions, you can expect your fluted display boards to retain their shape and vibrancy for at least six months.

    Plus, as we mentioned previously, fluted boards are also incredibly lightweight, which means they can be easily transported between locations and re-used time and time again in different environments.

    corrugated for sale sign outside a property

    How much do corrugated boards cost?

    They are one of the most economically priced signage options available, but the final price of your fluted display boards will really depend on the sizes and specs you’re looking for. The easiest way to find out how much your display boards are going to cost is to use the handy online calculator on our product page.

    How can I order custom printed corrugated boards?

    The easiest way to get your hands on brand new, fully customised fluted display boards is to place an order via the Signs & Print website. All you need to do is select the size and quantity of the product you require, then upload your artwork. All of our corrugated boards are printed using UV-based inks for a rich, photo-realistic result, and we can produce boards of up to 2440mm x 1220mm if you need something especially eye-catching!

    And as ever, if you need to discuss your display requirements with a member of our team, you can always reach us directly on 01376 341164.

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