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An Oasis in the Middle of a Business Park Signage Desert

Posted by Frank Murch | Jul 24, 2018 5:00:15 AM

Oasis makes custom heaters.  Heaters that go into equipment and special applications. When it comes to heaters, and especially thick film custom heater elements, Oasis is the expert. When is comes to signage, not as much.

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Topics: Commercial Signs, dimensional letters, 3D letters, Building Sign, Corporate Building Sign, Three-dimensional signs, signs that stand out, non-illuminated outdoor building signs, dimensional lettering, 3-D non-lit dimensional signs, 3D Sign, custom made sign

3D Sign Letters or Dimensional Letters For Your Building?

Posted by Frank Murch | Jun 28, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Re-brand and mark your buildings with custom signage! In this example, the Fellowship Church re-branded to Coast City Church. This church is an institution in Oceanside. It has a long history, but it also had a narrow group of people using the church. This church is a true service to the community, and they wanted to extend their services to a broader group. The answer was to re-brand. Re-branding the church brought more interest and attracted more members of the community. In result, the church was rejuvenated and their re-dedication to the community was received positively responding. They benefited from higher attendance, new visitors, and a greater community involvement. Its re-branding was a true win.

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Topics: dimensional letters, 3D letters

What is a Monument Sign? The secret decoder ring decoded

Posted by Frank Murch | Jun 26, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Monument Sign” is not in the dictionary. It is a sign industry term and most people don’t know exactly what it is. Like most industries, the sign industry has its own vocabulary. Sometimes one needs a decoder ring to figure it all out! Here is the industry definition of a Monument Sign.

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Topics: Monument signs, Oceanside CA Monument Signs,, Carlsbad CA Monument Signs,, San Marcos Monument Signs, San Marcos CA Monument Signs,, Custom Monument Signs, Carlsbad Monument signs, Multi Tenant Monument Signs, Apartment monument signs, Office building Monument Signs, Medical Monument Sign, HOA monument signs, Hospital Monument Signs, Retail monument sign

The Best Wide Format Printing Is Where?

Posted by Frank Murch | Jun 21, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Wide format digital printing is the way we get those big signs. You see it in retailers windows, real-estate signs, on car wraps, posters, wall signs and just about everywhere. What you may not see is a silent battle happening in the sign shops. The technology for these printers is changing, and quickly. A 5 year old printer is an antique. These are not inexpensive and getting the best is not that easy. However, using older equipment may be great for metal work or routing, but it's the technological equivalent of owning an iPhone 4 or Windows XP.

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Topics: Digital Print and Cut, Wide format Printing

Are you buying your ADA signs from a distributor or a manufacturer?

Posted by Frank Murch | Jun 19, 2018 10:00:00 AM

When it comes to buying ADA signs, do you feel you are in the dark? It is difficult to look at a company selling ADA signs and know what you are getting. That is because most companies selling ADA signs aren't making them in-house. When choosing a company to purchase these signs from, the first step is to determine if you are buying from a distributor or a manufacturer. There are obvious differences, but a few that are more subtle. These include:

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Topics: ADA, ADA Signs, ADA Signs San Marcos CA, ADA Signs Oceanside CA, ADA Signs San Clemente CA, ADA Signs Escondido CA, ADA Signs Carlsbad CA, ADA Signs San Clamente CA, ADA Signs Dana Point CA

Do you know the difference between a flag and a banner?

Posted by Frank Murch | Jun 14, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Flags are a type of banner! There are 2 types of Flags.

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Topics: Banner, Christmas Banners, Trade Show banners, Retractable Banners, Open Mesh Banners, banners damaged in wind, Wind and banners, Banners for churches, Carlsbad banners, banner signs, Designing Banners to Increase Business

What Can Lobby Signs Do For Your Real Estate Business?

Posted by Frank Murch | Jun 12, 2018 10:00:00 AM

95 percent of people remember visually. Businesses want to be remembered in a good light, particularly when the customer is purchasing. Real estate agents are selling the same product as their competitors, and consequently need to stand out. Lobby Signs are a useful business tool to create a positive memory in the buyer's mind. Quality Lobby Signs will elevate you into the professional arena and give you an edge over your competition. 

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Topics: Carlsbad lobby Sign, Office Lobby Sign, Corporate lobby Sign, custom lobby signs Oceanside CA, Custom Lobby Signs, Lobby Signs Oceanside CA, Lobby Signs San Marcos ca, Lobby Signs San Clemente CA, Lobby Signs Carlsbad CA, Lobby Signs Dana Point CA, Lobby Signs Escondido CA, Oceanside Lobby Sign

Convert your Sign from Fluorescent to LED

Posted by Frank Murch | Jun 7, 2018 10:00:00 AM

LED RETROFIT FOR ENERGY-EFFICIENT SIGNAGE. Having an older sign, such as a monument, or a pylon sign, is a pricey investment. And it may be obsolete if it is setup for fluorescent lighting. But if the rest of the sign looks good, it's a great candidate for a retrofit. There are many advantages:

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Poke 123 Channel Letters

Posted by Frank Murch | Jun 5, 2018 10:00:00 AM

At Signs for San Diego, we perform professional ground installations and aerial installations. National sign companies use the best installers around a country to put signs on buildings. Poke 123 is one example of this.

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Topics: illuminated Sign, Channel Letters San Clemente CA, Channel Letters San Marcos CA, Channel Letters Oceanside CA, Channel Letters Vista CA, Channel Letters Carlsbad CA, channel letters dana point ca, Channel Letters Escondido CA, Channel Letter, channel letter install, channel Letters Encinitas

Does your sign have an ugly face, or the wrong face? Sign Maintenance

Posted by Frank Murch | May 31, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Does your sign have an ugly face or the wrong face?

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Topics: Sign Repair, reface channel letters, monument faces, Replace sign faces, reface a monument, reface a sign cabinet


Whether you need a channel letter set, a monument signs, ADA signs, wayfinding signs, lobby signs, or any other type of commercial building signage, we can help! Signs for San Diego is the best sign company for building signs.


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