If you run a small business in Vancouver, banners and business posters are a versatile and cost-effective way of meeting your signage needs. Small businesses need signs for many reasons; from exterior entrance signage and office signs, to sale and tradeshow signage. If you are operating on a tight budget, you’ll be glad to know that business signs don’t have to break the bank, and, though economical, banners and posters can be just as eye-catching as other forms of business signs.
Office environment design encompasses several disciplines involved in the planning and design of office and building spaces that work for people (business owners, employees and clients), while helping a company achieve its business goals.
Contractor signs are sometimes overlooked by Vancouver tradespeople, yet they are an indispensable marketing tool. Over the years, Sandbox Signs + Graphics has created hundreds of effective signs for Vancouver BC trades, including office and building signs, vehicle wraps and signs, lawn signs and construction site signage.
Vancouver real estate signage isn’t limited to “For Sale” signs. Long before a property development is completed, pre-sales marketing efforts focus on showcasing real estate that only exists in two-dimensional representations or small models. Convincing a potential buyer to make a considerable investment without showing them the actual property requires the right sales tools.Would you buy a car by looking at picture or graphic? Probably not, but property buyers do it every day. It’s real estate signage and wall murals that Vancouver sales agents depend on as key items in their bag of tricks.
If you own a Vancouver bar, choosing the right bar signs and wall murals can create a distinctive atmosphere, boost brand visibility and marketing reach, and provide “silent customer service”. A bar without signs is “just another bar”, while a bar with thoughtfully designed and executed signage stands out from the crowd.
If you own a restaurant in Vancouver, wall murals are a design element that you may want to consider. Wall murals create ambience inside restaurants, cafés, bakeries and other establishments where food and beverages are sold. They can be subtle, photographic and realistic, or abstract. Wall murals can be designed to suit your restaurant’s interior design style and palette. What’s more, wall murals can serve more than one function. Murals can be decorative, functional, or both, also serving menu boards or information/directional signage.
Traditionally, interpretive signs and interpretive displays are used in heritage interpretation to enhance informal learning at parks, heritage sites, monuments, museums, art galleries, and other public attractions. Interpretive signage often combines history, story, graphics, photography and other visual media as a means of drawing the audience in and making communication and learning interesting.
Property development signage is an easy and cost-effective way for Vancouver development and construction companies to advertise during a build. From ground breaking to opening, in a busy city like Vancouver, development signs will be seen by thousands or tens of thousands of motorists and pedestrians per week. A construction site perimeter is the perfect canvas for low-cost advertising that gets noticed.
Over the years, Sandbox Signs + Graphics has created countless trade show displays for Vancouver area businesses of all sizes. If your business attends trade shows, events, conferences, or golf tournaments, the beginning of trade show season (early spring) is the perfect time to put together essential trade show banners, displays and signage.
If you are considering using contractor signs in Vancouver, you need to know some basics about effective trades signage. As an exercise, take a drive around Vancouver or anywhere in the Lower Mainland and look for trades signs on buildings, construction sites, and on boulevards and lawns in residential neighbourhoods. Make a mental note of the signage that stands out. You’ll find there are a few similarities.