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Outdoor LED Sign Trends For Summer 2018

Sep 11 2018
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With the hustle and bustle summer normally brings, it's not surprising that it came and went pretty fast. Now that summer is almost over, let's look back at some of the trends we saw with LED signs for summer 2018. Church signs saying, "Let There Be Light" Over this past summer, many church marquee signs saw the message, "Let There Be Light." Many rural churches have decided to turn away from traditional static signs and turn on the lights so that people driving by can find them more easily. LED signs help churches of all sizes enjoy the benefits of available today's available technology. Some churches have to deal with zoning restrictions, but that isn't stopping them from stepping up their sign game.  Municipalities are embracing LED signs Cities, counties, and governmental entities have begun to see how important it is to communicate to the masses. Before LED signs, municipalities relied on hardcopy print communications that were costly and not timely. Now, they are ...

4 Things You Can Do to Attract New Members to Your Congregation

Aug 23 2018
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An empty church means a closed church, and you want to avoid that. Even though you do have a decently sized congregation right, you still want to grow for the future. That's easier said than done, unfortunately, as inviting new people to your church isn't always as easy as it seems. The good news is, there are some things you can do to reach out to your community to attract new members to your church.

GSA Signs: Everything You Need to Know

Jul 17 2018
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GSA Signs: Everything You Need to Know
The General Services Administration (GSA) is a government agency established in 1949 that was tasked with managing government buildings and real estate. It provides product and service procurement support and develops policies and regulations.

4 Myths About LED Lights You Shouldn't Believe When It Comes to Your Outdoor School Signs

Jul 03 2018
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4 Myths About LED Lights You Shouldn't Believe When It Comes to Your Outdoor School Signs

LED lights have been around for some time now, yet there are still misconceptions surrounding them. Here are some common myths about LED lights that you shouldn't believe when it comes to your outdoor LED school signs. LED bulbs are too expensive This is one of the most common myths surrounding LED bulbs. While it's true that they have a higher up-front cost than other types of bulbs, they will save you a ton of money in the long run. They last significantly longer than other types, too. The average life-span of an LED bulb is 50,000 hours, while outdoor flood lights last about 35,000 hours. LED is not as bright Some people are concerned that their outdoor LED school sign won't be seen because they think that LEDs are not bright enough. This is not true, though. LED lights shine just as bright as other types of bulbs while remaining more efficient. LED bulbs only produce blue light LED lights can be blue if you want them to be. When LEDs first came around, ...

5 Common Business Signage Mistakes to Avoid

Jun 26 2018
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5 Common Business Signage Mistakes to Avoid

As a business owner, you know how important your outdoor signage is. It's not enough just to have a sign though; it needs to be used properly. Here are some common mistakes you should avoid with your outdoor business sign. Bad location The whole point of your electric business sign is to get people to see it, right? One of the biggest mistakes business owners make is putting their electronic business signs in a bad location. Make sure your sign is in a place that will get the most exposure to motor and foot traffic passing by. Poor readability Okay, so your sign is in a place where people can see it. Now you need to make sure they can read it. The beauty of electronic signs for businesses is that you can play with the graphics, color, font size, etc. The bad thing about this is that it can make your sign hard to read if you go a little too crazy. Make sure your front is big enough and easy to read, and don't pick colors that make it hard to pick out the message on your sign. ...

5 Pieces of Information Your Business's Sign Should Have

May 18 2018
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5 Pieces of Information Your Business's Sign Should Have
Signage for business has so many options for messages, especially if they are electric business signs. You want to utilize your digital signs to make your business successful, and here are some tricks to accomplish just that.

7 Different Events You Can Advertise On Your School Marquee Sign

May 07 2018
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7 Different Events You Can Advertise On Your School Marquee Sign

So you have a school marquee, but you're not sure what kind of messages to put up. Here are seven examples of events you can advertise on your sign. Sports Games: Research has shown that student athletes get a self-esteem boost when more people come to watch their sporting events. You can put a message on your school marquee sign so that friends, family, and community members know about the game and can come cheer on the students. Music Concerts: There are many students in every school that participate in band, chorus, marching band, special choirs, and more that would love to have a bigger audience. Marquee signs for schools can be used to let the community know that a concert is happening so they can attend. School Plays or Musicals: The arts programs at school need all the support they can get, and a great way to get a bigger audience is to advertise the event on outdoor school signs. Students will feel supported, and the community can enj ...

4 Benefits of LED Lighting For Outdoor Signage

Apr 18 2018
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4 Benefits of LED Lighting For Outdoor Signage

For any business signage, the goal is to get the audience's attention with a message. You want your audience to notice your outdoor signs so they are exposed to your brand or organization. Whether it's school LED signs or LED signs for businesses, the signs should consist of LED lighting instead of traditional bulbs. LED lights last longer Compared to neon and fluorescent lights, LED lights last a full three to six years longer, which is about 25 times longer. This will save you tons of time and money since you won't have to replace the bulbs as often. LED lights also do not have gasses that can leak out like neon lights do, so there is no risk of them going dim. LED lights are brighter This quality really sets LED lights apart from other forms of lighting. LED technology is unique in that it produces a brilliant and bright yet clear and easy to read image. These lights stand out boldly at night and during the day because of their intensity. This means that no matte ...

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