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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

Prepare to Repair and Look Good as New!

Posted by Juliane Snowden | Aug 15, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Over the years, older communities have signs that, if not already, begin to rot away. Styles and colors changes as the trends change every passing year and people just want something that looks better.

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Topics: Monument signs, outdoor monument signs, Oceanside CA Monument Signs,, Custom Monument Signs, Apartment monument signs, HOA monument signs, monument sign

Online Shopping Is on the Rise, What Does That Mean for Shopping Malls?

Posted by Juliane Snowden | Jul 27, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Shopping malls are the driving destination for every shopping experience. They have a plethora of products that are catered to many different people that stop by. But how do people get to these places to fulfill their shopping desires? How do they know where to go and know which turns to make? GPS? Well, maybe to an extent. But how would they confirm whether or not they made it to their destination? Through signs of course! Monument signs in particular help guide people on the road to shopping centers or other industries.

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Topics: Monument signs, outdoor monument signs, monument faces, Shopping center monument sign, Strip mall monument sign, Retail monument sign, monument sign

Signs! On a Monumental Scale!

Posted by Juliane Snowden | Jul 25, 2017 10:17:01 AM

Hey, guess what? Not only does Signs for San Diego do strip mall and shopping mall monuments, they also make monument signs for the US Marine Corps. And who wouldn’t want to make monument signs for those who serve to protect our country?

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Topics: Monument signs, monument sign design, foam monument signs, outdoor monument signs, Custom Monument Signs, monument sign

Tri-City's Sign Gone with the Wind

Posted by Juliane Snowden | Jul 24, 2017 11:58:23 AM

The weather is often the culprit in causing breaking points to things that are left outside, signs in particular. In this case, Tri-City Medical Center’s sign was the one to have reached its breaking point, thus toppling over during a storm.

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Topics: Monument signs, Oceanside CA Monument Signs,, Custom Monument Signs, Apartment monument signs, Medical Monument Sign, monument faces, replace monument lights, Hospital Monument Signs, monument sign

HOA upgrades Monument Signs and image

Posted by Frank Murch | May 4, 2017 10:01:00 AM

Signs for San Diego makes monument signs that increase property values and make residence happier

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Want a great deal? Monument Sign up for grabs

Posted by Frank Murch | May 1, 2017 5:15:42 AM

This sign was purchased and made, but never installed.  It is new.  The company involved went bankrupt and this sign and the intended site for the sign are not viable.  It belongs to an affiliated sign company.

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The Anatomy of a Monument Sign

Posted by Frank Murch | Jul 21, 2016 10:00:00 AM

There are many types of Monument signs, but lets take a look at one. This is a foam monument sign. Foam has a number of advantages: 

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Topics: monument signage, stone monument signs, brick monument signs, Carlsbad Monument signs, HOA monument signs, monument sign

Condo Association monument signs

Posted by Frank Murch | Jul 19, 2016 10:30:00 AM

How do you know when you need a new Monument signs? La Miranda is an HOA that did not have a huge problem figuring this out. Many older communities have signage in bad shape. The recent winds took a lot of these older signs down. In this case the post was so rotted the wind blew it down.

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Topics: monument sign design, monument signage, Custom Monument Signs, HOA monument signs, exterior monument signs, monument sign

Military Monument Signs

Posted by Frank Murch | Jul 19, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Monument signs come is all shapes and sizes. If you need to mark an area, a monument sign is the way to go. When the USMC-Weapons Field Training Battalion needed a replacement sign, they called Signs for San Diego. Monument signs showcase your rifle range entrance, industrial parks, subdivision, school or church? Signs for San Diego uses different materials, designs, and construction to provide you with what you need.

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Topics: monument sign design, monument signage, oceanside Monument signs, Military Signs, monument sign

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