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Channel Letters for a Business on the move

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 11, 2018 10:00:00 AM


What happens when a company moves ¼ mile away? It can mean a huge loss of customers. Evans Tire made such a move. The new place is a better location, closer to El Camino Real, more visible and bigger. But customers remember the old location. They buy tires on a multi year bases. The old location worked and “muscle memory” takes past customers back to the old location. This makes it signage and very visible signage extremely important. Customers remember where a company is. When a company changes locations, signage becomes a key issue. We were very happy to help Evans with their move.



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Understanding Monument Sign Panels

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 11, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Monument signs are at nearly every shopping mall entrance. Drivers view these every day, every commute, and stare at the sign when stopped for traffic lights. Replacing a monument sign face increases traffic in to your business. Get a booth of traffic by replacing your old faces with new faces. Monument signs faces are advertising, and a “way finding” tool. That is these signs direct new and old customers to your business. Monument signs are great advertising tools, but make sure you are sending the right message. Old, faded, dirty sign faces communicates your business is old, faded and dirty. Ne new sign face communicates a sharp and fresh image

You get a caffeine boost from a coffee shop, Philz coffee gets an image boost for new monument faces. Is your monument sign in need of a change out?

 

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Replacement Sign Faces make Old Signs Look New Again

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 9, 2018 10:00:00 AM

In Strip Malls retail businesses rely on location and traffic flow for business. Is a location has a large number of cars passing every hour the potential exists to draw in a percentage and make some sales. The strip mall is that tool, but without a sign, you are not pulling in as many customers as you should. There are many forms of signs, but the monument is a very effective and common “draw”.

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Your Vision plus Our Expertise creates a new retail signage reality

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 4, 2018 10:00:00 AM

If your company is not seen, it is not there. Being visible is a key to being profitable. Often this is easy and at time there are buildings or situations requiring a little more. If you have a location for a sign that is not “easy” give us a call. Here are a few examples:



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

SHOPPING MALL SIGNS, PUTTING YOUR BEST FACE FORWARD

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 1, 2018 2:34:48 AM

Retailers spend a lot of money to be in a high traffic, shopping mall. Having an old and unattractive monument face or even worse, no monument sign at all, cost you. Signs for San Diego fabricates and installs Shopping Mall signs. These signs increase traffic and increase sales. With Christmas around the corner, smart retailers are improving their signage now. This is what is happening now. 

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Topics: Monument Sign Face, retail mall signs, monument signage, monument signs Oceanside CA, Retail monument sign, monument faces, Replace sign faces, new sign face

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

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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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 Carlsbad CA, ADA Signs, ADA Signs Dana Point CA, ADA Signs Escondido CA, ADA Signs Oceanside CA, ADA Signs San Clamente CA, ADA Signs San Clemente CA, ADA Signs San Marcos 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, Banners for churches, Carlsbad banners, Christmas Banners, Designing Banners to Increase Business, Open Mesh Banners, Retractable Banners, Trade Show banners, Wind and banners, banner signs, banners damaged in wind

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