Plak It

You Know The Name – You Know The Product

…aka… Plaquemounting

The Plak-It® product line is a contemporary and affordable alternative to traditional framing, designed to enhance and protect a wide range of prints. Attractive, sleek and frameless, they are ideal for displaying documents such as certificates and awards, as well as, posters, prints and almost any size photo, map, commercial art and point-of-sale and merchandising material.

Plak-It® mounting permanently protects visuals from fading and scratches. Visuals are dry-mounted to a specially-selected custom-cut wood and protected by a non-glare, transparent laminate that’s heat sealed under pressure for a tough, durable easy-to-clean finish. Plak-It plakmounts are UV resistant and come in a variety colours and finishes. They are ideal for individual home-decorating projects, and commercial, visual displays and point-of-purchase applications.

What is a “Plak”?

A print or document is first dry-mounted to specially selected wood which has been custom cut and finished to the image’s specifications. The surface of the plak is then completely sealed under heat and pressure with a tough, durable, transparent laminate that protects it from fading and scratching and is easy to clean. Plaks come in a variety of mounting options, finishes and edge colours.

What is a “Plakmount”?

Your print is mounted onto 3/8″ MDF (pressed wood), then protected by a non-glare laminate.
– The edges of the plak are finished in a variety of colours
– Comes slotted on the back, ready to hang
– Maximum size: 48″ x 96″
– Minimum size: 5″ x 5″

What is a “Plak-Matted”?

Your print is mounted onto 3/8″ MDF (pressed wood), then protected by a non-glare laminate
– Single or double matted, from a selection of 20 different matt colours, which can be used as either border or trim.
– Trim is 3/16” standard
– Standard Border size is 1 1/2″ all around the print and trim, or can be as small as 1/2”.
– The edges are finished in a variety of colours.
– Comes slotted on the back ready to hang
– Maximum size: 48″ x 96″
– Minimum size: 5″ x 5″

What is a “Floatmount”?

Your print is mounted onto 1/8″masonite, then protected by a non-glare laminate.
– A 3/4″ box frame, smaller than the masonite is centered on the back to give the illusion that the masonite is floating about an inch from the wall.
–  The edges of the masonite are finished in a variety of colours.
– Comes ready to hang.
– Floatmounts can also be matted.
– Maximum size: 48″ x 96″
– Minimum size: 5″ x 5″

What is a “Flushmount”?

Your print is mounted onto 1/8″masonite, then protected by a non-glare laminate
– A 3/4″ box frame is mounted on the back of the masonite flush with the outside edges
– The edges are finished in a variety of colours
– Comes ready to hang
– Flushmounts can also be matted
– Maximum size: 48″ x 96″
– Minimum size: 5″ x 5″

What is a “Masonite”?

Your print is mounted onto 1/8″ masonite, then protected by a non-glare laminate.
– The edges of the masonite are cut square.
– The edges can be beveled and coloured for an additional fee and can also be matted
– Available in the same edge colours as other products
– Maximum size: 48″ x 96″
– Minimum size: 5″ x 5″

What colours can I choose for the edges?

White, Brown, Black, Silver, Blue, Cherry, Red, Cream, Green, Gold and Grey.

If I wanted a matte, what colours can I choose for that?

White, Pale Blue, Brown, Black, Gold, Tan, Navy, Ecru, Teal, Red, Light Grey, Pink, Bright Blue, Dark Grey, Purple, Green, Dark Pink, Yellow, Burgundy, Plum, Maroon, Periwinkle

How much does is cost to have something plaquemounted?

Pricing is all based on size, the total number of square inches to be precise.  We will be adding a Plak-mounting section to our online e-commerce database, so you can see pricing directly from our website.  In the meantime though, please contact us for a free quote.

 

 

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