Street Sign

Quality Signs from the Neighborhood Entrance to Your Front Door

March 30, 2018

Urban cities are becoming increasingly complex due to growth that is both rapid and unplanned, housing thousands of new residents each day. Winding roads, imprecise transit systems, unnamed neighborhoods and improvised economies, make the navigation and discovery of a city a major challenge especially if you are new to it.

Creating an integrated city or neighborhood signage system can play an important role in making cities more legible and comprehensive. Thereby promoting walkability, establishing a sense of belonging and it even contributes to creating identities of areas through easy identification and distinguishing of places.

Road, traffic and community signs play an important role in a community’s image, perceived value, and overall safety. From neighborhood entrance signs to custom wayfinding signage, each sign helps to establish a uniform and secure feeling throughout your development or sub-division. Road and traffic, as well as community signs, play an important role in our day to day life. If there were no signs on busy roads or streets, imagine the confusion and traffic congestion it would result in!

And it is not only about creating difficulties for people, it also involves the safety of the drivers. Without a sign, or if signs are not clearly visible, then drivers end up driving in wrong directions and unintentionally breaking traffic rules.

When it comes to neighborhood entrance signs, it’s all about making a great first impression. First impressions are extremely important and a neighborhood entrance sign is usually a neighborhood’s first impression. There is always something warm and welcoming about a subdivision marker that proudly displays the name of the community.

It can help to impress visitors and potential buyers while also creating a sense of personalization to a newly developed community. A good neighborhood sign is also crucial to help guide your visitors towards your neighborhood.

Another purpose of implementing a signage program is to raise the community’s marketability as a tourism destination and the products and services that make it unique. Appealing signs that are attuned with the local character and conform to national or international standards will be more inviting for visitors to stop and explore.

Directional signs, also known as wayfinding signs, are designed to provide the visitor with as much information as possible to lead them to their destination. When people visit your building or community, it is important that they do not feel lost and confused. Custom directional signs are important to guide people to exactly where they need to go. It is also helpful in business meet regulations. At hospitals or informational kiosks, custom wayfinding signage helps visitors find what they need.

Now, why exactly is signage important? When people find themselves in an unfamiliar place, they look for two things:

  • Information in the form of maps, floor plans, and building directories.
  • Signage that could help to direct them towards their destination like overhead or wall signs.

At Brandon Industries, we have over 27 years of experience as the leading provider of decorative signage systems to customers throughout the country. Our decorative sign system can fulfill any of your signage needs with the best quality products.

We use complimenting designs, materials, colors, and styles which can effectively convey an aesthetic sensibility, a sense of purpose and a welcoming feel. Keeping in mind the right fonts, size and design layouts will maximize your sign’s effectiveness.

We can also add your brand identity, logos or custom graphics to the signs to showcase your unique identity to your commercial or residential development.

We strive to provide you with well-designed wayfinding and signage systems by determining where the information helps to maximize communication. To create a well-designed sign system for your needs, we always take the following factors into consideration:

  • Whether the signs are the appropriate size
  • The visibility of the messages
  • Favorable location of the signs
  • The relevance of the information
  • The consistency of the design
  • Creating a balance between exterior and interior systems
  • Room for future updates and development

With our signage products, we try to combine inspired design with manufacturing excellence to bring you a comprehensive range of products created to help you stand out and be noticed.

With a wide variety of choices in material and design, we ensure that the aesthetics or effectiveness are prevalent in ours signs. Brandon Industries has the experts and resources to create a rational and sensible signage system that includes community signs, neighborhood entrance signs, custom wayfinding signage, custom street signs and much more. Call us to find out what we can do for you.