Large format printing is about taking something and printing it on a much larger scale. It is not uncommon for a large format printing job to get as big as 82 feet. This is a type of print job that would usually be reserved for advertisements, posts, banners, and window graphics. A business owner is the most likely customer for a large format print job. It is important to keep in mind that a large format print job is something that can only be done on certain kinds of materials this includes vinyl or a canvas. You would not see a large format print job on standard paper. Individuals who would invest in large format printing do so because they are trying to reinforce their business brands, they are trying to attract attention, or they are trying to push certain promotions. Each of these tasks can be easily achieved by printing something on a large scale. After all, it is very hard to ignore a large and in your face post or sign. If you have a regular poster printed on standard paper and you hang it outside and then it rains, what is going to happen to your poster? Unfortunately, that poster is going to get destroyed in the rain. Then, you would just be out whatever money you spent on that print job. This is not something you would have to worry about if you get a large format print job. Large format print jobs are designed to go inside and outside of buildings rain and water are not going to damage the finished product. You know all of those beautiful billboards you see as you drive up and down the street? Some of those were printed using large format printing. The biggest downside to this type of printing is the fact that it is expensive. However, that is why you just have to be smart about when you buy it and what you purchase it for. The longer you can use the sign the better your money is spent. Even if you can just put the sign away and use it again when you have another sale you are still getting more for your money than if you get a sign you are only going to use once for a few weeks printed.