Aqueous Coatings: Signage 101

In an earlier Signage 101 post, we discussed how adding a UV coating can not only boost the durability of your printed piece but also give it some great visual “pop.” But there’s another coating option to consider: aqueous coating. As its name suggests, an aqueous coating is water-based. And just as with its UV […]

The Basics of Corrugated Plastic Yard Signs – Signage 101

Election season is just around the corner – that time of year when we cast our votes to determine everything from Congressional representatives and city mayors to county treasurer, township trustee, and members of the local school board. And, of course, 2020 is a presidential-election year, too. As a result, political messaging and promotions/marketing will […]

UV Coating: Signage 101

Want to give your business cards or post cards some added “visual pop?” Or maybe you simply want to ensure your door hangers or hang tags will hold up under duress? There’s a solution readily available to you: Have a UV coating applied to them.

Color Your World – and Your Signs: Signage 101

In the late 1970s and early ‘80s, one of the most recognized ads on TV (and in print) was from stock-brokerage firm E.F. Hutton: “When E.F. Hutton talks, people listen.” In commercials like this one, crowds in airports, restaurants and even golf tournaments all immediately stop what they’re doing when they hear an investor just […]

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Banner Prices: The Basics

With so many options available to you when it comes to printed banners, you might be wondering: Which option is best for you? And how do you know if you’re getting good value for your vinyl banner? Let’s talk banner prices to help you make an informed choice.

Give Your Banners an Edge: Signage 101

Everyone likes having an edge – aka, an advantage – whether it’s in business, in sports, or life in general. Having an advantage, even a slight one, can often mean the difference between being a front runner or ending up at the back of the pack. Banners can benefit from having an edge as well. […]

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How to Apply Vinyl Lettering

Picture this: You’ve got your business all set up, the interior looks great, the sign on the building is perfect, and all you’ve got left to do are a few little things like putting the vinyl letters on the front door. Just wipe that door and slap on the letters, right? Not so fast. If […]

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Standard vinyl banner Sizes – Signage 101

Today’s signage 101 post will cover the standard banner sizes as well as the most common banner sizes. We’ll also describe how to determine which banner size is best for your specific needs. You’ll learn fun facts about our banners from Signs.com! We also show you a step by step guide to choosing your size. […]