F A Q

Frequently asked questions

How long do vinyl wraps last?


Properly installed wraps can last up to 5-7 years depending on how they are maintained, as well as the vehicle's environment.




How much does a wrap cost?


There are several factors that determine the pricing of a vinyl wrap.

  • What areas of the vehicle do you want wrapped? Are you considering wrapping the whole vehicle or a doing a partial wrap (hood, roof, stripes)?
  • What kind of film are you considering? (Gloss, Matte, Carbon Fiber, Chrome, Brushed etc.)
  • What kind of quality of film would you like installed?
  • How complex is the design? Are you considering various colours designs and patterns, or are thinking of something clean cut and straight forward?
Considering the previous factors, a wrap can range anywhere from a few hundred dollars for decals and stripes to a few thousand for a full wrap. Contact us to assist you with your options, and get a quote.




Does the Ministry of Transportation need to be notified of the colour change?


Yes. Within 6 days of color change, MTO must be notified.




Can I wrap a leased vehicle?


Absolutely! The protective layer of the wrap will not only add a customized look, protect the vehicle from road debris, stone chips, and scratches, but also keep your car looking like new when it’s unwrapped!




What is the warranty on a wrapped vehicle?


Please contact us for more information.




How long does it take to wrap a vehicle?


Every vehicle is unique, and will vary depending on the image the client would like to express on their vehicle. A wrap can range from a few hours for something like stripes to a few days for a full wrap.




Can you wrap over dents, scratches, or rust?


Wrap film is thin and flexible to allow it to conform to the contours of your vehicle, but that means it also conforms to any imperfection such as a scratch or dent, and that will show through. Rust on the other hand is a different situation. If there is rust present, the film will stick to the rust instead of the body of the vehicle. Before spending the time and money to wrap a damaged or rusted vehicle, we recommend repairing it to give you the best results.




Does wrap film protect the paint from damage? Does it damage the paint?


A premium quality wrap film has a removable properties that doesn't harm your vehicle’s paint – Provided the OEM paint on the vehicle is in good condition. The film can also protect the paint underneath if from some UV's and mild abrasions. Colour change wrap is not designed the same as Paint Protection Film, but the wrap does provide some protection between light wear and tear, and the vehicle’s finish.




Will my vehicle retain it's value if it is wrapped?


There is no reason to expect that a wrap will negatively affect the value of your vehicle. If you are selling it with a wrap on it, it may add appeal to some potential buyers. If a buyer does not like it, it’s easily removed!





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