Emergency Planning Signage and Safety Signage

Is your office, property, hotel, or other commercial building in compliance with the laws regarding emergency planning signage? The California Code of Regulations lists the safety signage and emergency planning signage that must be included in buildings. It is important to make sure that your building or property has all of the necessary signage, both for the safety of those …

Promote Inclusiveness and Improve Accessibility with ADA-Friendly Signage

The Americans with Disabilities Act, commonly known as the ADA, was passed in 1990 to prohibit discrimination based on a physical disability. One of the major areas impacted by the ADA is signage. The act makes sure that certain types of signage are easily read by people with visual impairments. ADA compliant signs enhance accessibility and navigability of buildings more …

Sustainable Signage Solutions: Reclaimed Wood

At Starfish Signs, sustainability is one of our 5 core values. In general, our sustainable practices consist of being environmental responsible with all steps of our processes and operations. We also do a lot of work with recycled and reclaimed materials. Because all of our signage work is fully customized, we are experts on making use of reclaimed materials, such …

City Permitting Process for Building and Monument Signs

The thought of getting permits for a signage project can be a real pain point for business owners and commercial tenants. It’s easy to understand how complicated a task it is to balance the codes and ordinances set in place by your local government against the rules and requirements of the building owner or property manager while still creating the …

Vehicle Graphics: Design, Fabrication and Installation

At Starfish Signs, we are firm believers in the benefits of vehicle graphics for businesses: it’s a cost-effective way to market your business all over your region. In fact, our own fleet of wrapped vehicles has led more than one of prospective client to reach out to us after seeing our vehicles around town. Getting graphics or a wrap for …

Handicapped Accessible Parking Signs

Are your sure that the handicapped accessible parking spaces and signage at your business are in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)? The Americans with Disabilities Act requires public accommodations to provide goods and services to people with disabilities on an equal basis as the rest of the general public, and includes specific requirements related to handicapped parking. …

Attract More Customers to Your Retail Business with High Quality, Visible Signage

When is the last time you thought about the importance of your retail signage? Creative, effective, high impact signage is critically important to the success of your retail business.  Signs that are clearly visible to people passing your location, such as from sidewalks for pedestrian traffic, or highways for vehicular traffic, can make a huge difference in your success and …

Why Our Customers Keep Coming Back

At Starfish Signs and Graphics, we’ve noticed a trend that really excites us—when people hire us to help them create signage and graphics, they become repeat customers. This is something that we really love, because it not only speaks to the quality of our work, but to our customer service as well. These factors are very important to us because …

Old Signage Removal and Facade Repair

Adding a new sign to your building is not always as easy as it sounds. Aside from the challenges of finding the right sign for your needs, in many cases, there are issues with old signs that are already in place, or damage to the facade of the building caused by these old signs. Or perhaps you know you need …