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OUTDOOR SOLUTIONS

Permanent Outdoor Solution Although no material is truly permanent, these products have been designed to withstand maximum exposure to the elements.
Aluminum, Aluminum Composite Materials, Post & Panel Systems, Architectural, Systems, Plywood, Sandblasted Woods, Vehicle Graphics, Acrylic Materials, Polycarbonate Materials, Dimensional Letters, Cast Aluminum / Bronze, Cast Vinyls

Outdoor Signs

Temporary Outdoor Solution Many materials that lack the durability for long-term outdoor exposure are well suited for limited exposure. Overtime, however, these materials will degrade if continuously left outdoors. Please ask your Signs Now associate for more details.
Corrugated Plastics, Expanded PVC, Plywood, Banner Materials, Sidewalk A-Frames, Magnetic Materials, Wire Stakes, Angle Iron Stakes & Frames, Cast & Calendered Vinyls

PRODUCTION OPTIONS

Large Format Printing
Large Format Printing is a great way to communicate big ideas, full color graphics and photos printed on vinyl can be applied to a variety of substrates. Digital Printing is a durable solution, add lamination to extend the life even further, even in harsh outdoor conditions such as direct sunlight, rain and wind.
Applied Vinyl
Applied Cut Vinyl is best for simple and bold signs.
Custom Solutions
Custom solutions such as Cast Bronze Plaques can offer the ultimate in long lasting outdoor signage, ask our sales representative for more ideas about custom outdoor signs.
Laser Engraving
Laser engraved plastic signs are wellsuited for outdoor use, they are especially popular for smaller signs such as hours of operation.

File Formats

Cut Vinyl Signs and Graphics require Vector Artwork. The most common vector file formats are .ai .eps and sometimes .pdf. Please convert all text to outlines before saving as Adobe CS3 or earlier. We can recreate your non vector artwork to prepare for cut vinyl, send us what you have for a quote.
For Large Format Printing, Full Color Photographic Artwork should be sent at 300 DPI, CMYK, at the size or close to production size, common formats for raster images include .psd .tif and sometimes .jpg
Laser engraving can use raster graphic files such as .jpg and .tif however, for best results vector files are requested.
If in doubt you can always call or send us what you have an we will let you know.
 

 

Guide to Professional Sign Making Methods

digital print

cut vinyl

custom solutions

laser engraving

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