Archive for the ‘Exterior Signs’ Category

  • 19
    Jul
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    Featured image by Dave Hogg via Flickr The central business district of Downtown Detroit is mostly free of billboards while other cities are flush with large outdoors signs mounted on the sides of their buildings. The reason for this is because of an ordinance that restricts advertisers from using billboards in the…

  • 15
    Mar
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    Featured image by Stephen Rush via Flickr At Detroit Sign Factory, we’ve been getting excited about all the building plans hitting this city, like the new Meijer that will be built in the Jefferson Corridor and the RiverFront Conservancy’s plans for the West RiverFront Park (they also recently announced they’ll…

  • 01
    Feb
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    “What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas,” the saying goes. But what happens if what you’re doing in Vegas is making neon signs? The Neon Museum thinks it’s something worth sharing, and they’ve collected some of Sin City’s most famous signs after they’ve been retired. But this week, CBS reported…

  • 22
    Dec
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    Featured image by Danielle Walquist Lynch via Flickr People drive there on Saturdays for fresh produce. They ride their bikes over to explore the artisanal vendors. Some stroll through with cameras to admire the mix of Victorian architecture and vibrant street art. The Eastern Market adds a lot to our…

  • 27
    Sep
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    After an exciting first year at Detroit Sign Factory, I decided to take a trip down to Austin, Texas, to see my son who’s recently landed down there. In the months since his move, a lot has changed in Michigan. I’ve helped promote scores of Detroit businesses, I’ve met other…

  • 18
    Jul
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    Getting your branding right is one of the most important aspects of a successful business. It can also be one of the most difficult, too. You could print a million business cards and hand them out to everyone, but that is just a drop in the bucket compared to the…

  • 02
    May
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    While more warm weather is often celebrating, it comes with the necessity to prepare for the damage of UV rays. Of course, we all know we need sunscreen and to ensure we drink more water and keep our pets from getting too much sun. What many business owners may forget…

  • 07
    Mar
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    Nothing makes more of a statement for a business than signs of logos. Not surprisingly, you see them on building signage, letterheads, and print brochures. But did you know that you could heighten the effectiveness of the logo’s presentation by having it become the focal point – rather than a…

  • 22
    Dec
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    Branding and marketing with post and panel signs in Battle Creek MI, is as economical as it is effective. These signage products are well known for their versatile construction that allows them to function as wayfinding signs or monument markers. Because you can customize virtually any aspect of the product,…

  • 15
    Nov
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    Unless you have the right outdoor signs in Metro Detroit and its surrounding areas, customers cannot find you. And when your competition has signage, and you have not yet gotten around to ordering your products, shoppers will head to the nearest competitor and build brand loyalty there. Do not allow…