Frequently Asked Questions
Have a printing question? We have answers. And if you can’t find what you’re looking for here, contact us. We’re always happy to help with all your printing needs.
Yes, you can combine different designs for bulk or quantity discounts. For example, you could order 250 prints of 4 different designs, giving your order a total quantity of 1,000. Just note that the designs need to be:
Email us at [email protected] with your files and quantity breakdown to get your quantity discounts.
There are 3 ways you can send your files:
Our specialty is printing, so we don’t offer graphic design in-house. If you need help designing your prints, you can use:
For more information, visit our Design Services page.
We start working on your order ASAP, so it gets to you ASAP. Depending on when you placed your order, we’ll do our very best to make changes for you.
If you need to change or cancel your order, contact us.
Coated Cardstock Options
Little Rock Printing uses the finest papers available in the market for our print products, our “coated cardstock paper all comes from the VERSO mill and is considered a “Matte Coated Cardstock” aka. Futura Silk (Dull) Coated:
Economy Matte Cardstock (80# Futura Cover / 10PT) – Thin cardstock with a matte/silk coating, great print quality and the thinnest cardstock available (common uses booklet covers, handouts/flyers, economy friendly postcards)
Standard Matte Cardstock (100# Cover / 14PT) – A simple coated card, great for economical budgets and quick usage.
Premium Matte Cardstock (130# Cover / 16PT) – The best simple option for a full color background business card design. Matte coated cardstock, nothing flashy but very nice.
Luxe Matte Cardstock (18PT Cover / 18PT) – Same as 16PT, but thicker.
Uncoated Cardstock Options
Little Rock Printing uses the finest papers available in the market for our print products, our “uncoated cardstock paper all comes from the Domtar mill and is considered a “Uncoated Cardstock” aka. Cougar Super Smooth
Standard Uncoated Cover (100# Cougar Cover / 14PT) – A good basic cardstock for Business Cards, great for heavy networkers or staff that need to hand out a simple professional card. (Common uses, loyalty cards, simple business cards) Uncoated is best for cards that need to be written on and/or have a white background.
Premium Uncoated Cover (130# Cougar Cover / 16PT) – The West Texas Crude of Premium Business Cards, if you dont know what to pick, pick this one. Unless you have a solid background in a dark color design (like all black backgrounds) as it is a pourous stock. (Common uses, most popular Premium Business Card option)
LUXE Uncoated Cardstock (160# Cougar Cover / 22PT) – Our favourite, uncoated and thick this 160# Cougar is not commonly avaialble in short run projects, if you want the nicest card without any fancy laminate this is our recommendation!!
Coated Paper Options
Little Rock Printing uses the finest papers available in the market for our print products, our “coated cardstock paper all comes from the VERSO mill and is considered a “Matte Coated Paper” aka. Futura Silk (Dull) Coated:
Standard Matte Paper (80# Futura Text) – A simple coated card, great for economical budgets and quick usage. (common uses, inside of booklets and brochures, coated stock for report printing)
Premium Matte Paper (100# Futura Text) – A premium matte coated paper, the thickest paper comes before being considered “cardstock” very premium feel great for the inside pages of booklets, high end trifold brochures, and great for high end proposals and portfolios
Uncoated Cardstock Options
Little Rock Printing uses the finest papers available in the market for our print products, our “uncoated cardstock paper all comes from the Domtar mill and is considered a “Uncoated Paper” aka. Husky or Lynx
Economy Uncoated Paper (60# Husky Text) – Thicker than most standard office printing paper (50# aka 20#) this is a great stock for technical reports, or community newsletters, or anything on a little bit of a budget. Also, the most common paper for notepads
Standard Uncoated Paper (70# Lynx Text) – One of our favourite papers, great uncoated paper with a premium feel. Very popular for the inside of booklets and reports, works really well for a self cover option for booklets.
Premium Uncoated Paper (100# Lynx Text) – A premium uncoated text weight, super thick but not cardstock. Not that commonly used but for a premium look of paper this can be stunning when used correctly
Almost every product in our store can be ordered as a minimum of 1 copy. If you need a proof, just order a small batch order the same way you would place the full order. And if your proof isn’t what you’re looking for, contact us and we’ll make it right.
If you’re not working with a graphic designer, it’s important to make sure you’re selecting the right file type. In most cases, PNG and TIFF file types are best for images, and PDF files are best for text documents.
Yes, we ship almost everything on our site across Canada. Your shipping charges will be calculated when you check out, and vary base on your location and how quickly you need your order. Note that large cutouts and sneeze guards cannot be shipped and are only available for local pickup in Calgary.
We stand behind everything we print. Every order is printed using advanced printing equipment with quick turnaround times. If your order isn’t exactly what you wanted, we’ll give you a complete refund.
Pages of a booklet are created by printing four pages (2 in the front and 2 in the back) on one sheet of paper and then folding that sheet in half. Because of the way a booklet is produced, you can’t have an odd number of pages, it has to be a multiple of 4.