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  • What to Do When Your Printer Prints Vertical Lines or Streaks

    Nothing is more frustrating than expecting a perfect print and getting something streaky instead. Luckily, getting to the root of and fixing st...
  • How To Bypass the Low Ink Warning On Your Inkjet Printer

    Nothing is more annoying than the low ink warning. That little flashing light or the dialogue box that keeps on popping up is enough to make you c...
  • What to Look For When Buying a Home Printer

    We’re not printing as much as we used to. With the rising costs of printer ink and toner cartridges, environmental concerns and the easy sharing o...
  • How to Print and Make Stencils At Home

    Stencils are a fantastic way to make beautiful art on your walls, fabric or paper, but buying stencils can be quite expensive. However, using y...
  • The History of Printing Part 1 - Woodblock Printing

    Printing has been around for many years and has formed an integral part of the way in which people communicate with each other, spread news and te...
  • Should I buy an inkjet printer or a laser printer?

    There was once a clear-cut boundary between the laser printer and the inkjet printer. The laser printer offered high, fast output and was best sui...
  • Which Printers Have The Most Affordable Ink Cartridges

    Buying a printer can seem like a daunting task. You have to decide what you’ll be using it for and how much you’re willing to spend on buying one....
  • How To Reset the 'Toner Life End' Message on Your Brother Toner Printer

    So you’ve just replaced your Brother toner cartridge in your printer and the 'toner low' or 'replace toner' warning keeps popping up. You’ve tried...
  • A Guide To Recycling Old Printer Cartridges

    We all know that it’s important to recycle old printer cartridges (we covered the reasons why in our infographic Why Should I recycle My Printer Ca...
  • 6 Reasons Why Printer Ink Is So Expensive

    Original printer ink is expensive, at over R50 000 a litre it’s more expensive than champagne, perfume and oil (as we’ve shown in our infograp...
  • What Is The Difference Between Pigment And Dye-Based Ink Cartridges

    When you’re shopping for printer ink, there are many options to choose from. Should you take the high yield ink cartridge, or stick to the st...
  • How to Tell If Your Printer Cartridge Is Damaged

    Faulty or damaged printer cartridges can have a detrimental effect on your print quality or printer. Luckily, recognising a damaged cartridge...