Heat Press Information and Tips

Information about heat presses, including helpful how-to information.

Ultimate Guide to Heat Transfer Placement

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Ultimate Guide to Heat Transfer Placement

You’ve got your heat press. You’ve got your shirts. You’ve got your transfers. GAH! Now, what? Never fear. The Ultimate Guide to Heat Transfer Placement is here! Simply follow the proper graphic below. For extra credit, let’s say you want to step outside of the box a little. Here are some ideas for creative, fashion-forward […]

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4 Quick Reasons to Come See Us in Booth 134 at the EEM Show

4 Quick Reasons to Come See Us in Booth 134 at the EEM Show

We have just two trade shows left this year.  That means that your opportunity to come get a hands on experience with heat presses and screen printed transfers is coming to an end for 2017.  If you are going to be in the Chattanooga area next weekend, we hope you will take some time to […]

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4 Reasons to stop by Booth 1000 at SGIA New Orleans

4 Reasons to stop by Booth 1000 at SGIA New Orleans

Are you in the T-shirt business or looking to get started?  Well if you are going to be in the Big Easy (New Orleans) next week, you can stop on by booth 1000 at the SGIA New Orleans show to learn all you need to know. In booth 1000, you will get to : Press […]

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How to Win the Temperature War with your Heat Press

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How to Win the Temperature War with your Heat Press

Making a t-shirt from a heat transfer is like baking a cake. The “recipe” is an odd combination of art and science. In the case of our t-shirt, the three main ingredients are time, temperature and pressure. All three are important, but we find that when people are having issues with their transfers applying properly, […]

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Placement Tips for Printing the Back of Hoodies

Filed in Heat Press Information and Tips by on September 26, 2017
Placement Tips for Printing the Back of Hoodies

As the temperature begins to drop and the evenings get cooler, hoodies are a popular item for custom apparel. (View our hoodie buying guide for additional tips.) Hoodies can be tricky to print because of the seams and pockets. At the same time, there are a lot of printing areas on a hoodie that can […]

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Adding A Sleeve Print to Your Custom Transfer Order

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Adding A Sleeve Print to Your Custom Transfer Order

Upselling your customer to add a sleeve print is a great way to increase your t-shirt business profits.   You can charge extra for the addition of a second location but get the printing for free by adding it to your sheet when ordering your custom screen printed transfers.    There are three ways to create the […]

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Top 8 Signs that It’s Time to Invest in a New Heat Press

Filed in Heat Press Information and Tips by on September 11, 2017 0 Comments
Top 8 Signs that It’s Time to Invest in a New Heat Press

8. You are interested in starting your own business in less than 48 hours with under $1,000 in upfront costs. 7. A group that you’re involved in buys lots of t-shirts…such as a PTA/PTO group. Many schools find that it’s more economical to buy a press to supply their bookstore with apparel than it is […]

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