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A Guide To Our Book Binding Services

All our books & documents are both printed and bound in-house, meaning we can offer a great service and quick turnaround. We take pride and enjoyment in creating great looking books & documents for you. We also enjoy the challenge of producing custom made hybrid ideas - so if you have an idea - let us see if we can make it for you?
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Technical Tip…

In order to get great results - there are lots of book binding considerations to take into account before you get your book printed, such as bleed, gutters & margins and double page spreads. Check out our Guidelines and Q&A page for more info.

Barry Hayman, Director

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Hard Back Case Binding (above):

New for 2015 - The ultimate in personalised hard back books! This luxurious book is finished with either a gloss or matt laminate and allows you to fully wrap your graphic design across the front, spine and back cover. We can make this to any custom shape up to and including A3 landscape.

Canadian Binding (below):

New for 2015 - A hard back book with a flexible spine which allows for a wire bound document inside that can lay flat when opened.. Finished with either a gloss or matt laminate.
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Thermal Binding:

A really professional style of binding. Documents can be bound in all shapes, sizes and thicknesses. After binding, the book can be trimmed to give a perfect edge as shown in the example on the right. The outer covers can be printed in full colour on a heavier weight stock.
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There are a large choice of spine colours available.
Note: we keep some colours in stock, full range ordered upon request. We now keep in stock ‘printable’ thermal strips which can be printed with your own full colour design or branding on it.
Right: Promote your brand and enhance your image with our printable ‘Image Strips’. These are inkjet printable thermal binding strips. Create your own graphics, branding, logos using the template on our Downloads Page as a guide.
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Perfect Binding:

Used to create paper back books or magazines and when you require printed covers and spines.
Documents can be bound in all shapes, sizes and thicknesses up to A4 portrait or A3 landscape.
The outer covers can be printed in full colour on a heavier weight stock.
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Wire Binding:

Documents can be bound in all shapes, sizes and thicknesses.
No limit to the thickness of stock used
Can be made with printed, full colour hard back covers

Right: A prestigious hard back, silver wire bound book custom made for Heymann Primary School in West Bridgford.

The spread below demonstrates the benefit of how a wire bound book lays completely flat when opened up - even when printing on heavy/thick stock.
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Thesis Binding:

Traditional Book Binding for Students.
Can be made with or without Foil Blocked Lettering on the Cover and Spine.
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Saddle Stitched Binding:

A soft binding style where the sheets are folded and held together with two or more staples.
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Comb Binding:

Ye-Old-Faithful Binding!
A plastic binding strip available in a choice of colours that has the advantage of allowing sheets to be easily added or removed.
Perfect for those prone to spotting their mistake after it's been printed!
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0115 844 0122

Hayman Graphics Ltd.
Fineprint House,
Hooton Street,
Nottingham NG3 2NJ
Opening times:
Monday to Friday
9am to 5pm

We accept:
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