Understanding Window Decals Under Five Minutes

May 10, 2017

Window decals are an outstanding way for using every inch of the window for marketing of business. Window decals are vinyl stickers may be placed on the edge of windows with the brand logo on it. Window decals retain adhesive properties and adhere to the window without damaging them window decals can be reapplied and can easily be removed from a window and re-applied to another surface without losing any of their adhesive properties.

These Window decals are not limited to the small cut out designs but also available in large size referred as window murals. These decals are meant to stick on windows are called window decals these are made on custom demands with different shapes.

Here are some types of window decals are listed below:

Clear Window Decal

This clear window decal looks great on the window of the store and its best quality is that it does not affect the outer view. So while using this clear window decal your outside view remain the same and doesn’t block the two-way visibility of viewers. These are semi-permanent window decals that can be repositioned whenever you want. 

Common sizes available sizes: 12″x12″, 24″x12″, 2″x2″, 4″x4″, 3″x5″.

Opaque Window Decal

The opaque window decals are also referred as frosted window decals. The opaque window decals are excellent for providing you privacy and allowing the light to enter into your space. The frosted window decals are semi-permanent decals and can be repositioned for adjustment. 

Common sizes available sizes: 12″x12″, 24″x12″, 2″x2″, 4″x4″, 3″x5″.

Perforated Window Decal

The perforated window decal offers a one-way view and made up with high-class film and has small holes in it. Perforated decal is also semi-permanent cling and can be repositioned multiple times without losing its adhesive property. 

Common sizes available sizes: 12″x12″, 24″x12″, 2″x2″, 4″x4″, 3″x5″.

Static Cling or Static Window Decal

The static window decal is made up with smooth vinyl can offer a view from both sides of the window. These can be peeled off when it is needed can be reapplied on the window. Although the static clings are the temporary type of window decals and don’t have any adhesive property they stick to the window through their inner static charge. 

Common sizes available sizes: 12″x12″, 24″x12″, 2″x2″, 4″x4″, 3″x5″.

Die-Cut Vinyl

These window decals or window clings are die-cut to give desired custom shape to them. If the vinyl sticker has a complex shape or its logo is not prominent then vinyl-cut is the best procedure to give appropriate shape to the vinyl decal.

Here are two common types of vinyl-cut:

Shape Die-Cut

In this shape Die-cut, the sign will be cut according to the shape of the actual design with a small border usually around ¼ to 1/2 left around the perimeter of the sign.

Exact Die-Cut

In this exact Die-cut, the design of the sign will be cut exactly to the perimeter of the actual sign. The most important thing to remember here is that if your sign is all text that you will get vinyl lettering in return that your each vinyl letter or design will be separate from each.


By Brooklyn Signs  / Comments 5


5 responses to “Understanding Window Decals Under Five Minutes”

  1. If you want to attract the attention of your potential customers, Window Decals are an extraordinary method to promote your products. They look excellent and appealing. The information related to different types and sizes mentioned in the blog is pretty knowledgeable! (y) You can get different graphics and useful information such as opening hours and etc printed on window decals.

  2. Window Decals are the stickers that get adhere to your windows however these stickers otherwise known as decals come in various materials. It relies upon how much strong material you need for your windows. Vinyl Material is viewed as best for decals since it is enduring and water-safe.

  3. It was amazing how you were able to show and distinguish different types of window decals. It’s important to know these, especially so that the perfect decal type can be utilized. I personally love using clear window decals since it brings cleaner designs in windows but each of them definitely has their strengths.

  4. Window decals are majorly double side stickers. These stickers are mainly used at the restaurants and hotels window. Double side stickers are adhesive and can be remove easily. Mostly, they are not waterproof because the hotel owners advertise different things at different occassions. So, they have to change the window decals on time.

  5. My friend wants to bring foot traffic into his business. It makes sense that he might want to get some nice window decals put up in the windows! I can see how he might want to get a professional to help out with that to ensure that everything is put together properly.

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