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What Benefits Do Channel Letters Offer to Your Business? | Business Signs Toronto

Posted by on Jul 6, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

If you’re new to the concept of channel letters, you may just have stumbled on an extremely impactful and cost-effective marketing weapon. In simple terms, channel letters are icons that are custom-made from a host of materials, including plastic and metal. Suitable for both simple and decidedly complex, LED-illuminated designs, these letters are typically used in exterior signage to display an associated brand name or visual identity. Make no mistake; signage remains particularly important if you own a piece of real-estate, as this can...

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Exploring the Key Benefits of Awnings for Your Business | Signs Toronto

Posted by on Jul 4, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

While we may be wrong, we’re going to go out on a limb here and suggest that you’ve never heard of awnings. Just in case we’re right, awnings are simply described as sheets of material that are stretched on a frame and primarily used to protect the doorways of commercial premises. However, this basic description does not do justice to awnings or the multiple benefits that they offer to entrepreneurs, nor does it really provide compelling evidence as to why you should introduce them into your business venture. In this...

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Channel Letters Are Better than Flat Cut Letters

Posted by on Mar 19, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Many businesses consider adding letters to their storefront to better advertise their business. However, simply adding letters to your store is the first step. The second step is knowing whether you want flat cut letters or three-dimensional (channel) letters that can also be illuminated. There are obvious differences between the two, so you should know what these differences are and how they apply to your business. It is really important to know what signage you want, as your signage will be the first interaction many customers will have...

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How Pylon Signs Differ From Sign Boxes

Posted by on Mar 19, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Every business needs signage. Some business owners only look at illuminated signage. Knowing which type of signage is right for your business is vital, as every expense must be justifiable, especially for new or young businesses. Making the wrong choice, even when it comes to signage, can have a financial impact on the business as you will essentially have to make the same purchase twice. Once purchase for the wrong type of sign, and a second purchase to correct the first one. In this article, we will show you how to think of the differences...

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Add Some Style to Your Business With Sign Boxes

Posted by on Mar 19, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Many times, businesses only do what is expected of them. A business owner will set up a storefront, purchase signage similar to the other businesses in the area, place signs in windows and on walls, and then focus solely on his or her business. This is a basic signage strategy that is expected of all businesses when starting out, but should be expanded and made unique once a business has established a steady cash flow. While this may work well, there is a way to make such a signage strategy more effective. You need to stylize your signage so...

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Designing the Perfect Channel Letters For Your Business

Posted by on Feb 14, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Designing signage is hard, especially when consider what information to add, and what to leave out. It can be difficult to know if even adding a contact phone number to a piece of signage will result in effective advertising or not. When it comes to designing letters, whether lit or not, to be hung outside your storefront, this issue can seem more complex. However, with this article, we will evaluate the different types of information you can include. Designing letters is like desiging any other form of signage. The format is just a little...

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Pylon Signs: More than Just a Sign

Posted by on Feb 14, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Designing a sign is always the most complex step of the sign-creating process. Common questions pop up like: ● What colors should I use? ● What information should I add? ● How big should the sign be? ● Should I redesign other signage as well to make them match? ● What is the purpose of designing this sign? In order to design an effective sign, you need to be able to answer these questions in-depth. If you cannot do so, either reformulate the questions, consider alternative answers, or ask a sign manufacturing expert for help. While the design...

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Canopies and Awnings Are Good for Business and the Environment!

Posted by on Feb 14, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Consider the following scenario. Are you like Bob? Bob is an entrepreneur. He owns a shop. While business is good to Bob, Bob wants to lower his expenses in order to save more money in case the economy turns against him. Bob decides to lower his heating and cooling costs. He wants to lower his expenses as much as possible over the year. Bob does not know where to start, but he thinks that if he can regulate and control the natural temperature in his store better, he can pay less in heating and cooling expenses. Bob is right. Bob decides to...

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You Need an Effective Form of Branding for Your Business: You Need Sign Boxes

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Branding is most easily built through signage. Good signage can tell you everything you need to know about a business before you even set foot in it. Think of branding via signage like using a business card at a formal party. Your business card says very little about you Typical information related on a business card is usually as follows: • Full name • Educational credentials • Most important/recent job titles • A logo or slogan advertising yourself If you think about it, there really is nothing different about business cards and signage....

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Keep Your Awnings Permanent and Your Canopies Temporary to Increase Sales

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Customers love to window shop. Window shopping is like a first date. You are simply gaining information about a product (or in the case of dating, a person) and you are deciding whether you want to continue this relationship. In the same way that shoppers might enter a store to get a better look at an LCD television being advertised in a storefront, a dater might ask for a second date to get to know his or her date better. Obstacles to this progression can disrupt the natural order of things. When it comes to window shopping, the easier you...

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