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3M Certified Installers: Starfish Signs & Graphics

In the graphics industry, there are four key components that can cause a graphic to shine or flop: design, materials, manufacturer, and installer. At Starfish Signs & Graphics, we provide great design, skilled manufacturing, and expert installation. And to ensure that every project we complete is our best project yet, we rely on quality materials like 3M products for vinyl …

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Optimize Your Artwork For Large Format Printing

Large format printing is notorious for highlighting even the smallest errors in design. Whether a banner, a poster, or another type of trade show graphic, large-scale artwork has the unique challenge of being viewed both up close and far away. In order to ensure the quality of your final graphics from all distances, you have to start with the best …

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San Clemente Urgent Care Keeps Coming Back for Signage Solutions

From the time they opened, Hybrid MD – an urgent care center located in San Clemente, CA – has turned to Starfish Signs & Graphics for all of their signage solutions. It started with a large, colorful banner on their building to help people find their business. From there, Hybrid MD requested additional help with wayfinding signage to direct people …

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Starfish Signs Helps to Feed the Hungry with Custom Vehicle Graphics

In South Orange County, California, Family Assistance Ministries (FAM) annually serves 11,000 unique clients dealing with matters of hunger and homelessness. Of their 11,000 clients, 46% are children, 15% are senior citizens, and an average of 390 encounters each month are with homeless individuals. FAM provides resources such as food, shelter, and personalized supportive counsel and aid in order to …

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Success Story: How our LED Lighting Retrofit Visually Improved the Vans Window Display and Saved Them Money

LED Lighting Retrofit Project: Left window is using old, fluorescent-illuminated vinyl graphic; right window features the new, LED-illuminated vinyl graphic. When we think of the ocean, we think of soft, foaming water reflecting the sky’s true blue. So, when we’re out shopping and we see a window display featuring a surfer gliding over streaky, beer-colored water, our expectations are not …

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Create an Open Space with Privacy Using Architectural Films

When designing or renovating an interior, a lot of thought goes into the form of space and the degree of enclosure (the placement and quantity of windows and doorways). As organizations opt for flatter, more collaborative structures, the spaces they inhabit need to reflect these decisions as well. This is easily accomplished with an open floor plan with fewer walls–a …

San Clemente’s Tina & Vince’s Deli Sandblasted Sign

Sandblasted Wood Signs are a great way to create that Old Classic Style and still have a good long lasting quality sign for your business. We will go briefly describe the process of creating sandblasted wood signs. Step 1. Pick out a piece of clear grade lumber.  This is important because of how the wood has been treated. Be sure the wood …

Tenant Improvement and Building Renovation Signage Projects

Lobby signs prominently highlight your brand to all customers, visitors and employees.  Brushed aluminum letters mounted to the wall with stand-offs provide a clean and modern look.                 For more detailed images, lobby signs may be fabricated using acrylic panels, mounted with contrasting or decorative stand-offs.               …

Impacts of Colors

Did you know that colors have personalities?  Have you thought about how the colors in your building and lobby signs and graphics influence your customers’ perceptions of you, and influence their buying decisions?  Take a look at the color chart shown below, and then let’s talk further about specific business types. Take a look at the many brands at the bottom …