Signs of Life: Sam’s Birthday

We know that signs serve many purposes: they provide direction, identify locations and announce events. It’s easy to think that signage serves these purposes just for businesses or municipalities, but that’s not always the case. Sometimes signage celebrates the milestones in our lives. Today’s story is about Sam, who just turned three.

Signs of Life: Mr. Allen, High School Teacher

Signs have a lifespan. Some sit by the side of the road for years, providing wayfinding or information. Others get hit by cars or snowplows and knocked down. Event signs have lifespans only as long as the event they assist. Most of these “dead” signs are thrown away, but sometimes they can be repurposed and […]

Signs of Life: The Fifth Function of Signage

Marketing gurus, designers and sign makers will tell you that signs have four basic functions: 1) Provide information 2) Give directions 3) Identify services and facilities 4) State safety and regulatory rules At, we’re constantly aware of these four functions of signage, and we try to help our customers determine which of the functions […]

Signs of Life: Welcome to the World, Liam!

Our family got its newest member last week! We’re excited to introduce Liam. He was born on January 31st at 12:15 a.m. He weighed 7 lbs, 14 oz and measured 21 1/2″ long.