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Vancouver Signs l 5 Tips for designing custom business signs

 
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A poorly designed sign can be worse than having no sign whatsoever.  At best they are ineffective and at worst make your business seem unprofessional.  These illustrations are more typcial of exterior signs but the rules apply to any application.

Vancouver Signs l 5 Tips for choosing dimensional letters

 
Colours

Choosing dimensional lettering seems like pretty straight forward decision. The reality is that one wrong choice can leave your clients with the wrong impression. Here are 5 things to consider before making a decision.

Vancouver Signs l What difference can one letter make?

 
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Attention to detail is a must in the sign industry but unfortunately it's not a skill that everyone possesses.  Sometimes the mistakes are small but what happens when it's on a billboard?

Vancouver Signs l Wide format printing unmasked

 

Have you ever purchased a sign or some type of printing and been surprised when the colour didn't match your expectations?  For years the standard for choosing colour has been in the Pantone matching system.  Pantone 193 should be the same whether in Vancouver, Toronto or Halifax.  

Vancouver Signs l A picture is worth a thousand words

 
Under the microscope

We get a lot of calls from people looking for a price on their sign project.  They are correctly trying to make sure they get a fair price but unfortunately not everyone uses the same quality materials, design or installation.  The lowest price is often not the best choice particularly when it comes to vehicle signage.

Business Signage - Branding your new business

 
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You've finally taken the big plunge!  Congratulations you are now a small business owner.  For most new businesses, the first few years are an exciting time when enthusiasm is high and cash flow is low.

5 Tips for Phenomenal Business Signs

 
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In my last blog I raised questions about what makes a good business sign and promised to provide a set of guidelines.  I've included an excerpt from an article that is available from my homepage.  

What do you think makes an effective business sign?

 
Impact! Sign and Graphics

A friend of mine called me today and asked me to drop by a high end salon in a neighbouring community.  It's a great place he said but their signage makes it look like a dump.  I don't know how they attract any clients.  Why don't you drop in and see if you can help them?

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Impact! Sign and Graphics is a full service sign company serving Vancouver and the lower mainland. We specialize in wide format printing including vehicle and window graphics as well as development and other exterior signs.