First, you need to understand, can be laminated a particular document or not. In the legislation an explicit prohibition of impossibility to accept such documents no. However, not every lawyer or bureaucrat will accept the laminated document. The law obliges us to work with the original document, and under the laminate it is impossible to establish their authenticity. Also in these documents it is impossible to put stamps and marks. Be prepared for the fact that you will be asked to make a duplicate. Just not laminated.
Decide what laminator you want to purchase. Sometimes 2 types of laminators: roll and batch. Roll roll sheet of paper in a plastic tape supplied from the top and bottom of rolls, then these sheets are cut at the required size. A batch uses a special plastic bag specific format. It is very important to choose the type of lamination. It is of two types: hot and cold. Hot is performed by heating the adhesive layer deposited on a polyester film, and the nip pressure to paper. And for cold lamination, you need to use a film with an adhesive composition, which is fixed at a temperature below 75 degrees. So if laminirovanie material sensitive to heat, it is best to use cold lamination. Film can choose any. There are five types: frosted, colored, glossy, semi-matte and textured surface. The film thickness is better to choose 80 µm and 200 µm.
Take the document and place inside the device where it comes in contact with a film adhesive. Through the heating shaft or a large heating plate, the film should stick to your document. When solidification of the adhesive film forms a document with a single unit, protecting it from external influences. What gives the aesthetic appearance.