|What is vinyl and what are their characteristics?
Let's start with the basics. What is vinyl?
Most vinyl films are made from the same basic raw materials. polyvinylchloride (PVC) polymer, which is simply based on plastic, and is, by nature, relatively rigid.
Other ingredients are then added to PVC. These ingredients include: plasticizer to make the film flexible, pigment to the desired color and additives to help achieve specific properties, such as UV absorbers "to improve resistance to UV radiation, heat stabilizers, packers and helpers.
|At Wall-decals.eu we use calandrad vinyl, recommended for decoration of interiors.
Wall Decals use two types of vinyl, vinyl cutting of color in the design will be made, and vinyl printing for all types of printing (covers for laptops, or any other design) , Both the type Calandrad.
According to the manufacturer, the vinyl has a length in the outer 3 / 5 years. For interior is normal that is greater than the duration time. Place of application and factors such as humidity, heat and dust influence of duration.
If the application is well performed and under normal conditions, the interior of vinyl can last about 5 / 6 years.
Currently we use vinyl "MATTE" (matte finish).