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Frank Murch

Frank Murch started Signs for San Diego several years ago. Coming from the corporate world with 2 Masters degrees and 30 years in Marketing, Sales and technology. Signs for San Diego is technically advanced compared to most
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What is “Wayfinding”?

Posted by Frank Murch | Feb 26, 2019 6:34:01 AM

In every industry there are special words that mean something to the insidersbut not so much to anybody else. Wayfinding are directional signs. These are planned out to direct people to their destination.

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Topics: wayfinding, wayfinding signs, multifamily housing signage, wayfinding signage

Neon Signs: What happened?

Posted by Frank Murch | Feb 21, 2019 3:06:05 AM

The word “Neon” means different things to people. Now for the nerdy stuff: Neon was discovered in 1898. Neon, along with helium, argon, krypton and xenon, are noble gases. They are the most stable and least reactive elements. In chemistry, an atoms want to take or give an electron is its reactivness. These noble gases are perfectly happy have full valence shells  and have no need to react at all. Neon conducts electricity and lights when current is applied.

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Topics: Neon to LED, restore your old Neon Sign, neon signs, retrofit Neon to LED, Convert Neon to LED

ADA Compliant Signs Need Not be Ugly!

Posted by Frank Murch | Feb 19, 2019 8:12:20 AM

 

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Topics: ADA Signs, ADA Signs Oceanside CA, ADA 2nd Surface Paint, Multifamily Housing Signs

Multifamily housing Unit ID Signs

Posted by Frank Murch | Feb 19, 2019 12:40:21 AM

Multifamily housing is a competitive market. Think about it, your best tenants are wanted by every other property manager in the area.  While it is expensive to remodel, signs are a very small fraction of the cost.

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Topics: ADA sign Placement, ADA Signs San Marcos CA, ADA Signs Oceanside CA, ADA Signs San Clemente CA, ADA Signs Escondido CA, ADA Signs Vista CA, ADA Signs Carlsbad CA, ADA Signs San Clamente CA, ADA Signs Dana Point CA, Multifamily Housing Signs, high rise sign

Signs on High Rise. You need a really tall ladder

Posted by Frank Murch | Feb 14, 2019 5:02:58 AM

Signs for San Diego does some interesting installations. Recently we have done a couple of High Rise installs. These installs are all unique and take special study and preparation. There are the normal permits, but closing streets, working with different materials and mounting, and then the big issue, installing from the top rather than reaching the site from the ground.  In this case a downtown hotel: Moxy 

Moxy is a new Marriott International hotel. These target city visitors, younger, tech heavy guests that want to have a lobby they can hang out in.

 

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Topics: Upgrade Channel letters, illuminated channel letters, hi rise sign, high rise sign

Kidz Cove needs a wall sign

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 30, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Do you need an affordable, high impact sign to direct and inform?  Signs for San Diego offers a wide variety of sign products and signage services that get your messages noticed. One of these are wall signs that help people find there way, creates a specialized meeting place and a photo opportunity. Signs for San Diego has the industry know-how and resources of a nationwide sign company, state of the art technology, and dependable customer service.

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Topics: lobby sign, Lobby signage, Carlsbad lobby Sign, Oceansidelobby sign, custom lobby signs Oceanside CA, custom lobby signs San Marcos CA, custom lobby signs Vista CA, custom lobby signs Carlsbad CA, Custom Lobby Signs, custom lobby signs Poway CA, 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

Are you luck enough to have a Pylon Sign?

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 25, 2018 10:00:00 AM

A Pylon signs are controversial.These are tall signs on poles. Often these are the first signs put up in In under developed areas, and areas visible from highways. Pylon signs are common for gas stations, malls and shopping centers. As the area develops and grows, these signs are often limited or eliminated. Cities often consider this type of sign a visual form of pollution. Cities are using the zoning laws to change character of the neighborhood. In most Coastal cities these are not permit-able as a new sign. However, they are effective and if you are lucky enough to have an existing (likely older) pylon sign, you have an advertising machine.

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Topics: refinish monument signs, Shopping center monument sign, Strip mall monument sign, Retail monument sign, monument sign, pylon sign, neon signs, outdoor signs, reface a monument, monument, Monument Sign Face

Lobby and Reception Signs

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 23, 2018 10:00:00 AM

We create office and reception area signs. Showcase your business’s personality. Reception signs are the first impression your prospective customer sees. First impressions need to be the right impressions. It sets the tone for everything else.

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Topics: lobby sign, Lobby signage, Carlsbad lobby Sign, Oceansidelobby sign, custom lobby signs Oceanside CA, custom lobby signs San Marcos CA, custom lobby signs Vista CA, custom lobby signs Carlsbad CA, Custom Lobby Signs, custom lobby signs Poway CA, 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

Interior Logistics’ New Dimensional Letter Sign

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 18, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Branding your business entrance!Customers, Vendors and guests need a way to find you. Dimensional lettering and custom signs are the way to go.

When you want to identify your business locations to capture more attention in a business park,using Retail sign techniques really will not do.  Strip Malls are designed for day night operation, where industrial areas are daylight operations.  Retail makes or breaks on traffic, where industrial is normally B to B. Using dimensional letters is the best fit.

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Topics: dimensional letters, Exterior building signs Oceanside CA, Exterior building signs Vista CA, Exterior building signs San Marcos CA, Exterior building signs Carlsbad CA, Exterior Signs Carlsbad CA, Exterior Signs Escondido CA, Exterior building signs escondido ca, Exterior building signs san clemente ca, Exterior building signs dana point ca, Exterior Business Sign, Exterior building signage San Clemente CA, exterior signs san diego ca, 3D letters, Corporate Building Sign, Wall Sign

Channel Letter Sign : Taste of Denmark

Posted by Frank Murch | Oct 16, 2018 10:00:00 AM

It is good to be seen, channel letters make sure you ARE seen. Most Strip malls require Channel Letters. They are the sign for the night, and are the wanted a hi profile sign.

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Topics: channel letters, Channel Letters San Clemente CA, Channel Letters San Marcos CA, Channel Letters Oceanside CA, Channel Letters Vista CA, Channel Letters Carlsbad CA, reface channel letters, channel letters dana point ca, Channel Letters Escondido CA, Halo Channel Letters, backlit Channel letters, Channel Letter, neon signs, outdoor signs

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