Builder Publications Ad Specifications

Builder Publications, Inc.

Creating beautiful brochures for residential and commercial builders, at no cost, since 1989.
1-877-370-5100

Advertising Specifications

Builder Publications, Inc., accepts press ready ads or will create the advertisement with instructions from the advertiser at no extra charge. All ad copy is subject to advertiser's approval.

Ads created by Builder Publications for the advertiser will be most effective if the advertiser supplies the following:

• All supplied material and discs must be Mac compatible

• Images in high resolution at 300dpi, or provided as print, transparency or slide

• Logos should be vector .eps format with fonts included or converted to curves

• Images must be 300 dpi at actual size, in CMYK color mode

• Ads must be in .psd, .tif (Photoshop), .eps (Illustrator, Corel Draw, Indesign) or .qxd (Quark)

• Fonts must be included or converted to curves

• Large files may be uploaded to our FTP site

Brochure Format A- 8 3/8" x 10 3/8"
 
Size
Dimensions
 
Double Truck
16 3/4"w x 10 7/8"h
 
Full Page
7 3/8"w x 9 1/2"h
 
1/2 Page
7 3/8"w x 4 3/4"h
 
1/4 Page
3 1/2"w x 4 3/4"h
 
1/8 Page
3 1/2"w x 2 1/4"h
 
Brochure Format B- 9"x12"
 
Size
Dimensions
 
Double Truck
18"w x 12"h
 
Full Page
09"w x 12"h
 
1/2 Page
7 3/8"w x 4 3/4"h
 
1/4 Page
3 1/2"w x 4 3/4"h
 
1/8 Page
3 1/2"w x 2 1/4"h
 

For Double Truck and Full Page ads, please include 1/8" bleed.

FTP
FTP
FTP
FTP
FTP

Builder Publications has an FTP site. FTP programs such as Fetch are readily available free on the web. The procedure for sending us a file is as follows:

1. First, the files being sent must be compressed with Zipit or Stuffit (also available on the web).

2. The user must then connect to our FTP site.

Server: ftp.redwire.net

User name: builderftp

Password: carlsbad

3. Files must then be dragged onto the site.

4. Once upload is complete, please notify a Builder Publications representative.

Toll Free: 1-877-370-5100