||What do you want to
spend? There are so
many factors that determine the final price of a sign that a budget is essential. Many
times the sign will be your only form of advertising but it is important to look at total
advertising budget. Knowing a budget before the design of the sign saves time.
With a custom sign you can usually
get something to fit any budget.
||What is your goal?
Identification only or conveying a special message. Street traffic or pedestrian traffic?
Viewed 24 hours a day or from a long distance. Is it a historic building? Are you allowed
to put holes in the building to install a sign?
||We can survey your
site and let you know your options.
||What will the
village code allow? Do you need a permit to install the sign?
||We know the codes
for all the villages in the area and can help you obtain a permit or do it on your behalf.
|4. Time Frame
||When do you
realistically need the sign?
||We can make any
deadline or give solutions to your deadline problem.
||What do you need
the sign to say? What is the least amount of copy to get your message across.
||Less is usually
better depending on your target audience.
combinations and a chart for letter readability.
||Do you use a logo
on your signs? Does your logo read well from a distance? Do you have different formats of
your logo for both rectangular and square signs?
||We can design a
logo to fit your needs.
or fonts. Old fashioned looking or modern? Digital picture of the building or clipart
||Check out our
galleries to see some ideas.
||How long will the
sign be up? Do you want the sign on steel stakes or wood posts? Should the wood posts be
||The materials used
are as important as the design of the sign.
||To go on the
building or on posts. Do we need to check for underground utilities? Does your placement
interfere with traffic or other building workers? Do we need access to the roof of the
building or to a fenced in property? Is there an electric feed if applicable?
||If you are unsure
simply have us survey the site and we can determine any potential problems. If timeframe
is important we can meet you on-site for the best possible placement.