The Colorful History of Signage

When you drive down the street, visit the mall or even go to work you may not realize it at first, but your world is filled with signs. Signs ranging from business cards to billboards are constantly vying for your attention, so much that you probably tune them out unless they really capture your attention. How did it come to …

Featured Client: Plant Depot

Plant Depot Case Study We worked with Plant Depot to create a unified, branded sign system throughout their property. The project was a great example of using mixed-media to create a complete sign package. Wood, aluminum, and digital printing came together to give Jennifer and Krisitina a great signage solution. Name of Company Plant Depot 32413 San Juan Creek Rd. …

Breaking Down the Benefits of Vehicle Wraps by the Numbers

Think about the last time you saw a vehicle that was decked out with custom graphics rolling down the highway. Chances are, you can probably still visualize the brand it was advertising. You can probably even remember the services or products that were featured. Suppose there was a bit of traffic and the only thing visually appealing to look at …

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Stylish California Bathroom Signage

The time has come to update your existing bathroom signage so that it complies with state and federal regulations, but you don’t want generic bathroom signs, you want signs that are stylized with your colors and ideas. More importantly, you’re not sure of all of the requirements for bathroom signage under the Americans with Disabilities Act and California State law. …

Impacting, Intelligently

Impact signs, sometimes referred to as lobby signs, office signs, entrance signs or reception signs, are a great way to impress your customers upon first glance or reinforce brand loyalty amongst your employees. When you see an installed lobby sign adorning the conference room, lobby or reception area of a business, you might not realize the steps that had to …

Find Out How ‘ADA Signs’ Affect Your Business

The term ‘ADA Signs’ refers to business signage that meets the high requirements set by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Included in the bill, among other guidelines, are rules for creating business signage that gives disabled Americans the same ability to navigate and use facilities in commercial businesses as any other customer would have. Signs that are considered …

Signing Up for Sustainability

The word ‘sustainability’ is often used by businesses today to portray themselves as entities with a minimal environmental impact. Frequently, however, most of these forays to inform you of how they are helping to preserve the environment will end shortly after the ‘y’ in sustainability. While sustainability can mean many different things depending on what the context of the business …

Ocean Institute Vehicle Wrap

Experience is the Teacher The Ocean Institute approached Starfish Signs and Graphics to partner with them to design, print and install a really exciting wrap for their new ‘Ocean in Motion’ van. The goal described to us was to convey ‘the excitement and wonder of the ocean’. At Starfish Signs, we have a very strong focus on sustainability, so we …

Featured Client: ProClean

ProClean Case Study We worked with ProClean services from the beginning to end in design to installation. Jared the owner of ProClean just opened his business and didn’t even have a logo. We worked with him to design the logo, helped him with business cards and installed graphics for his van. We did this in a very short amount of …