Blank Check Stock Paper: How to Make Your Own Checks

Do you need to make a check but don’t have any blank check stock paper? Don’t worry; you can easily make your own! In this blog post, we will show you how to do it. It is very easy and only takes a few minutes. You will need some basic supplies, which we will list for you below. So get started and make your own checks today!

What is blank check stock paper?

Blank check stock paper is a type of paper that is specially designed for printing checks. It has all the necessary security features that are required for printing checks. This type of paper can be bought from any stationery store. It is different from ordinary paper as it is thicker and has a special coating that makes it more durable.

Why would you need to make your own checks?

There are many reasons why you might need to make your own checks. Perhaps you have lost your checkbook and need to write a check urgently. Or maybe you want to avoid the fees that come with ordering checks from your bank. Whatever the reason, it is easy to make your own checks at home.

What do you need to make your own checks?

To make your own checks, you will need:

– A printer: You can use an inkjet or a laser printer. Make sure that your printer is working properly and has enough ink or toner. You can use a color printer, but it is not necessary.

  • Blank check stock paper: You can buy this from any stationery store. Make sure that you get the right size for your printer.
  • A ruler or a measuring tape: This is to make sure that you print the checks in the correct size.
  • A pen: This is to fill in the details on the check. Make sure that the pen you use is not smudged and is easy to read.

Follow the steps below to make your own checks:

Step One: Measure the size of the check. The standard size of a personal check is three inches by six and a half inches. Use a ruler or a measuring tape to measure the blank check stock paper.

Step Two: Cut the paper to size. Once you have measured the paper, cut it to size using a scissors or a knife. Make sure that the edges are clean and straight.

Step Three: Print the check. Now you are ready to print the check. Set up your printer according to the instructions in the user manual. When printing, make sure that you select the correct paper size and quality settings.

Step Four: Fill in the details. Once the check is printed, fill in the payee’s name, the amount, the date, and your signature. Use a pen that is easy to read and will not smudge. There should be no errors on the check. The cheque should contain all the necessary information so that it can be processed without any problems.


And that’s it! You have now successfully made your own check. Use this method whenever you need to write a check and don’t have any blank check stock paper on hand. It is quick, easy, and convenient. So give it a try today!


Ivy Skye Marshall: Ivy, a social justice reporter, covers human rights issues, social movements, and stories of community resilience.