What To Ask Your Engraving Company

When you are looking to engrave any surface or object, whether, for your home or office use, it is important to know exactly what to look for in a good engraving company, including the critical questions to ask.

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There are many misconceptions out there with no better way of clearing the doubts that you have than engaging your engraving company with questions. Here are some of the questions you need to get answers.

How much does it cost to engrave something?

This question covers one of the major concerns that people have when looking to engrave something. The cost of engraving varies depending on several aspects such as the number of words, and the surface. Asking these questions will give you a clear understanding of how much you will need to pay and make the necessary change if need be.

What are the different types of engraving?

There are various forms of engraving which include;

  • Inside ring engraving
  • Etching
  • Laser engraving
  • Rotary engraving
  • Intaglio

All these types of engravings bring out a different look and feel with some types used for specific surfaces such as glass. Depending on the surface you need engraving, you need to be sure of which of these engraving you are getting to plan for other things such as payment and period of time the engraving company will take.

What are the different surfaces you can engrave?

Majority of surfaces or material out there are fit for engraving with some posing a challenge to the engraver while other surfaces are easy to engrave. You need to ask this question to know if the company has got what it takes to deliver their services to you.

How small or big can you engrave?

Despite the fact that there are so many advancements that made with engraving equipment, there are companies that have not yet invested in all the necessary equipment or skills. This question depends on the size of the surface you want engraving or the particular look you want to achieve. There are certain engravers who will shy away from engraving various surfaces based on the size since they do not have the required skill set or equipment or both to deliver to precision, especially when it comes to the extreme on both sides: too big or too small.

There are so many engraving companies out there but Able Engraving & Design Ltd offers you top-notch engraving services including Traffolyte, brass, stainless steel and many more at competitive prices, shortest waiting period and specialisation in products such as plaques, Bronze, Etched and safety signs.