Sign Blog

3D Printing in the Sign Industry

3D Printing in the Architectural Sign Industry

June 22, 2022

Most of us are at least somewhat familiar with how 3D printing is being used within industries such as medical and consumer goods. But, how is 3D printing impacting and being utilized within the sign industry?

Signage, LEED, and the Environment

April 11, 2022

In our opinion, the only way signage can impact LEED credits is when signs or displays are used to actually communicate the LEED attributes of a building, thus helping promote the organization’s commitment to sustainability.
An Attorney, an Accountant, and a Sign Maker Walk into a Bar

March 4, 2022

We believe firmly that manufacturing is the backbone of any sound economy. In one way or another, everything else starts with and revolves around things that are physically built, so when that disappears, so does the true health of the economy.
5 Important Considerations for a College Signage Program

February 4, 2022

Whether in Facilities, Design & Construction, Marketing & Communications or Finance & Administration, before embarking upon a new signage project at your college or university, we recommend taking these five considerations into account.
5 Pitfalls of the Competitive Bid Approach for Signage Projects

December 2, 2021

While there are perceived benefits of the competitive bid process, there are downsides that should be considered with architectural signage projects.
Nautilus Shell Depicting the Golden Ratio
The Golden Ratio & Signage – Like Peas & Carrots?

November 2, 2021

Like red wine and steak, summer and baseball or Forest Gump and Jenny, good design and the Golden Ratio belong together. But what is the Golden Ratio and how does it have anything to do with architectural signage?
Commercial Sign with Neon
Does It Really Matter What Signs We Use?

September 9, 2021

When it comes to architectural signs or this nonsense called “wayfinding”, most peoples' eyes generally glass over. Do those signs even matter?
Aspire Interior Signs
Modular or Custom Signs: Which Are Better?

August 12, 2021

An age old debate, modular signs vs. custom. The answer? It really depends upon the specific needs of the project.
Aspire Interior Signs
Introducing Aspire: A New Sign System by APCO

July 15, 2021

Sometimes, less is more, and simple is better. And sometimes, it’s the subtle design details that matter. These thoughts were central to our design approach with Aspire, APCO’s newest interior sign system.