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Wholesale Wood Signs At Imagemakers 2009

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Wholesale Wood Signs For The Sign Industry

Last week we were displaying are Carved Wooden Signs at the Consac Imagemakers Show. This is a well known Canadian Sign industry trade show hosted by The Sign Association Of Canada (of which we are members). Being an award winning Canadian sign company we do our best to show our wholesale wood sign offerings to others in the sign industry.  Many would see others in their industry as competitors, but we see them as potential clients.  Most sign shops are constantly looking for new ways to add revenue streams to their business.  By offering custom wood signs to their clients they are able to do just that. 

Add Revenue With Custom Wood Signs

When we talk about wholesale wood signs, many think that they come in a standard size and finish.  This is not the case. Cedar signs are easily customized to suit each business.  We give sign companies lots of choice when it comes to size, shape, text and graphics. Additionally there are options when it comes to the final sign project.  It can arrive as an unfinished piece or a fully painted sign complete with outdoor finish and optional gold leaf guilding. All of these options are available in both single sided and double sided sandblasted signs. We can provide lots of options designed to fit your budget.  

How To Get An Estimate On A Wholesale Wood Sign

Once you have design and budget set follow these simple steps and we able to provide you with your wholesale sign estimate

  1. Change all fonts to curves or line art
  2. Send us vector file formats – .ai – .eps – .dxf – .cdl or .cdr
  3.  Confirm overall dimensions
  4.  Let us know if the wholesale sign is to be Single sided or double sided
  5.  We will need to know if the sign is to be Finished or unfinished

By providing us with the information listed above, the wholesale sign experts here at The Sign Depot will be able to estimate the cost of creating your cedar sign and will contact you regarding your wholesale quote.

 

 

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Carved High Density Urethane Signs

Restaurant Signs For Charcoal Steakhouse

Manufacting custom business signs for the restaurant industry gives the expert sign makers at The Sign Depot the opportunity create artistic signs with several different sign materials and sign finishing techniques.  When it came time to create this outdoor lit sign we knew that a Carved High Desnsity Urethane (HDU) sign would be the best choice for this locale.  HDU is our material of choice when it comes to 3 dimensional signs.  It is a very versitile material which gives us lots of options for designing signs. After the HDU has been carved on our CNC router, it is then layered to add dimension and finished to add durablity and visibility.

High Density Urethane Sign - The Sign DepotThe three colour palette  of  matte black, matte white and 23kt gold leaf guilding was selected to keep the sign clear and easily noticed in this high traffic area.

Carved High Density Urethane Sign - Gold Leaf - The Sign DepotBy adding a lit sign option to this sign package The Charcoal Steakhouse’s roadside sign serves as a 24 hour advertisement for the restaurant. Custom Carved High Density Urethane Sign - The Sign Depot - Charcoal Steak House
 This carved high density urethane roadside side is complimentary to The Charcoal Steakhouse’s surroundings while bringing extra attention to their well know establishment. The look is warm and inviting.  This HDU sign will grab the attention of passers-by and encourage new customers to come and dine at the restaurant. 
 

From Restaurants To Retail

When it comes to Carved High Density Urethane signs, be sure to contact the sign professionals at The Sign Depot.  They can offer signs solutions for everything from Restaurant To Retail signs. To see more examples of our custom business sign solutions, take a look at our portfolio page on The Sign Depot website. Be sure to let us know what caught your eye! Leave us a comment, send us a tweet or post on our facebook page.  We always look forward to hearing your comments.
 
 

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3 Dimensional Signs – Carved Front Doors

First Impressions

Sign people are always telling potential customers “ Business signs are one of the most obvious places to demonstrate a first impression ” Of course this is true but there are other opportunities to affirm this first impression – like the front door. 3 Dimensional Sign - Custom Carved - The Sign Depot

 
 
 
 
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 Every customer goes through the front door of this restaurant,what a great opportunity to make an impression.

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We carved western red cedar to reflect the interior lodge theme and introduce the moose to customers even before the stepped inside. Using a torch we burnt and flamed the wood to give a natural shadowing effect then top coated with

” cetol ” to preserve and bring out the warmth of the wood. Details like custom hammered iron brackets compliment the carved wood and add to the handmade feel. Custom made moose antler door pulls are memorable and a fun addition to the restaurant.

 

First impressions are not restricted just to the sign – be creative and find a new way to impress your potential customers.

 
 
3 Dimensional Signs - Moose Winooskis - The Sign Depot
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Moose Winooski’s, Kitchener
 
We often reccomend 3 dimensional signs to our clients.  3 dimentsional signs make an immediate impact.  Their purpose is to be unique and memorable. This sculptural door sign is a great choice as it reflects the restaurant concept and gives customers a glimpse of what to expect once they open the door.  Do you have an area of your business that could use a little WOW power? Make sure to contact our sign design professionals and see what we can create for your business.
 
 
 
 

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3 Dimensional Signs – Store Front Signs

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How 3 Dimensional Signs Let Your Business Stand Out

It’s easy to stand out. One recently completed project is ” Beside Moms ” a nice little cafe located in Nairn, Ontario. It always surprises me how the extra effort of carved dimension brings a sign to life. For this project we simp3 Dimensional Signs - Sandblasted - The Sign Depotly carved a bowl full of blueberries – coffee cup – muffins and cookies.
 
Simple, effective and noticeable.
 
This 3 dimensional sign was projected off the building making it visible to vehicle and pedestrian traffic.  This sign serves as a unique landmark for this area of town, making it easy find and memorable to people visiting the area.  The mix of sandblasted western red cedar and cnc routered high density urethane gives this sign mutiple layers of dimension.  Adding a pop of colour to the painted sign finish creates another focal point on the sign.  The sign bracket, hanging hardware and goose-neck sign lamps are finished it black to give the projection elements of the sign an uniform look.  This lets the sign stand out from the surroundings and lit sign can serve as a 24 hour advertisement for this establishment.
 

Find The Right Size Sign To Compliment Your Business

 
This small cafe wanted a small sign.  The idea was to make a big impact in a small area.  Choosing a 3 dimensional sign gave this small carved sign a lot of impact and created a lot of buzz for the business opening.  Finding a way to stand out from your surroundings is great way to attract new customers and get them in the front door.  That is how you properly use your custom business signs to advertise your business. Let your store front sign show what potential customers can come to expect from your business.  First impressions are lasting impressions.
 
Materials : Sandblasted Cedar and Carved HDU
 
 
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Wholesale Wood Signs - The Sign Depot

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Reinhardt – Carved Cedar Sign

 

Carved Western Red Cedar

This double sided carved cedar sign is a classy way-finding business marker.

Each tenant has their own carved panel allowing the landlord flexibility to update in the event of tenant turnover.

This carved cedar sign features rich coffee brown latex along with both gold and silver leaf guilding. Being that this custom business sign was fabricated from western red cedar, this sign will give longlasting landmark for their business.  Sandblasted Cedar is one of the best choices for an outdoor sign because it is rot-resistant and very durable no matter the weather conditions.  Adding a durable sign finish adds a protective coating for the wood and adds some additional flare to the sign.  Because the sign was custom made it features a carved panel that can allow the landlord flexibility when it comes to updating the tenant listings.  Finding unique sign solutions for business owners is something we specialize in here at The Sign Depot.  Offering options that meet a client’s needs and budget are just some of the ways we have become an award winning sign company. We understand how important a great looking sign can impact a business.  We take the time to listen to our clients and give them ideas of what would best compliment their company. Here at The Sign Depot we work to exceed our clients’ expectation and have an extensive list of repeat customers who gracious enough to refer us to their contacts. That type of word of mouth advertising is something we are very proud of here at Sign Depot and we look forward to hearing how we can help your business shine.

 

Cedar Signs - The Sign Depot

Each tenant has their own carved panel allowing the landlord flexibility to update in the event of tenant turnover.

 

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Second Cup – Pride Signs -Wholesale Wood Signs

We are proud to have Pride Signs as one of our largest wholesale clients.
One of the regular jobs with Pride signs is Second Cup signage.

Nothing says good brewed coffee like sandblasted western red cedar. Warm and crafted by hand a wood sign is to your eyes what warm cup of coffee is to your early morning – comforting !

Sign Depot supplies carved cedar signs – finished or unfinished to sign shop and franchise accounts across North America.

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