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Signage 101 – How to Hang Your Banner

Whether large or small, banners are designed to be displayed using a variety of techniques and accessories. But don’t worry, hanging a banner doesn’t require any heavy duty tools or complicated accessories. From walls to ceilings, and fences and poles, banners are incredibly versatile for hanging in almost any situation. In this article, we’ll take […]

Signage 101: Direct Printing versus Vinyl Overlay

Today’s Signage 101 post will discuss the pros and cons of direct printing versus vinyl overlays for rigid signs. Common rigid signs include aluminum signs, rigid plastic signs, and acrylic signs. We’ll compare each method to help you decide which is best for you. As a rule of thumb, vinyl overlay works best as temporary signage. Direct printing […]

What Is Denier?

Signage 101 – What Is Denier?

Denier (pronounced “den-yer”) is a unit of measurement based on the fiber thickness for each of the individual threads that make up fabrics and other materials.

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Signage 101 – Banner Finishing Options

Banners are some of the most versatile and well-known signage used by both businesses and consumers. Their versatility is derived from the finishing options available, allowing for a range of display accessories to be used. These finishing options add functionality, durability, and ease of display to help you get the most out of your banner! […]

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Signage 101 – Temporary Event Signs

Why opt for Temporary Signs? The main idea behind temporary signage is it’s both flexible and functional. Rather than hassle with nails and screws that leave permanent, unsightly holes, temporary signs typically offer all-in-one or other simple display options, making installation and removal quick and clean. And as these materials tend to be lightweight and […]

2nd Annual Design Your Success Scholarship Awarded

2nd Annual “Design Your Success” Scholarship Awarded

We are pleased to announce the winner of the second annual “Design Your Success” scholarship and the $2000.00 prize to Rebecca Chen of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania!

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Homie: Effective Brand Building Through Billboard Advertising

Billboards. Everyone has seen them. From highways to downtowns, to the middle-of-nowhere ghost town that you’ve inadvertently stopped for gas at, there are billboards. Some might call them eyesores but, to businesses and advertisers they’re beacons for brand awareness. At least, that’s what they’re designed for; but do they actually work? With 25% of overall […]

WITH DIFFERENT PHOTO FINISHES AVAILABLE, WHAT IS YOUR BEST OPTION?

Maybe you’re thinking, “What’s the big deal? Matte or glossy, right?” Well, there’s a little more to it than that. Let’s break it down a bit with four photograph print finishing options that will get you the best result for your particular project. Matte A Matte finish is smooth, won’t show fingerprints and has is […]