Car wraps 101: Let’s talk about the “life” of a car wrap
HOW LONG WILL MY VEHICLE WRAP LAST?
In general, good quality vinyl vehicle wraps last from 5 to 7 years but the endurance of a car wrap or car skin will mostly depend on maintenance. On average, 5 years seems to be the going rate for daily driven wrapped vehicles. Most quality manufacturers like 3M offer warranty of up to seven years. However, many clients typically sell or re-wrap their vehicles within the first 3 years.
Automotive maintenance is the key
- First, you must use a good quality wrapping material. We definitely recommend cast vinyl, rather than the lower quality, cheaper option: calendered vinyl.
- To expand the quality of your wrap avoid abrasive car wash or chemicals when washing and cleaning the vehicle.
- The more exposure to extreme sun and heat the greater the risk that the color in the vinyl will fade, so avoid drastic weather as much as posible by keeping your vehicle in the shade.
- Finally, just keep in mind to take care for your wrap just as you will take care of a good quality paint job.
AT BIG DOG WRAPS & GRAPHICS WE WON’T HARM THE PAINT OF YOUR CAR
Come check us out personally or contact us online for a free quote for your fleet graphics and wraps. We are located at 735 Park St. Unit F, Castle Rock, CO 80109. However, if you cannot come to us we’ll come to you.You can also call us at 303-353-1101. We can help you when investing in your vehicle fleet or if you are looking for something more personal. We specialize on vehicle graphic production from design and manufacturing to installation and removal. We will also help you along the rest of the process using only the best of materials.