A shop or retail sign is an absolute must if you are located on a busy high street, or within a large shopping centre. Not only does it let people know who you are, but a well made sign will create a positive influence inside potential customer's mind even before they enter your premises.
Shop signs are everywhere within a business. From the signs above the door to advertise your location, to graphics on a window, even the inserts that display a price of an item or a sale can be classed as a sign.
There are many reasons to have signage on and about your shop, the main one is to help increase the amount of business you do. A professional looking sign outside your shop and clear signage inside will bring more people to you and make their experience inside your shop more enjoyable.
From vinyl lettering, to built up illuminated letters throw in the different finishes and colours and you can have a sign completely unique.
From a simply LED trough light above your sign, to a projecting light box, to neon letters, you can utilise lighting for your shop sign in great ways.
For your letters or panels, we can paint them in a variety of RAL colours. Factor in a wealth of Vinyl colours and pantone for any printed items and you should never have a problem with colours.
With the different options available, you can always find something that will work with your budget.
A sign for your shop is both a decoration, making the environment more pleasing to be in and an advertisement, putting your name and brand out there.
With the quality of materials and manufacturing methods used, your sign will a great source of advertising for years to come.
We can definitely help. In order to start the process, we need a few details such as the size of your shopfront, the type of signage you are after and what it is going to say. Don’t worry if you do not have a design and if you do not have exact sizes, we can work with approximates or can get rough sizes from a picture.
We can also help there. If you have a rough idea of what you are after, or even if you have no clue and want to talk it through with us, feel free to get in touch via email, phone, or pop in and have a chat with us in person.
As a general rule, most signs that are maintained regularly have an expected lifespan of between 4 and 7 years and can last longer. However, certain materials used in the construction of a sign may have a shorter lifespan, so it is best to speak to us when enquiring.
Absolutely, if you have something you want us to work with, send it over when enquiring and we can make sure it is included.
If you are looking for guidance, or ideas the best thing to do is get in touch with us. You can call, email or come and visit us in person where we can show you materials, colours and different styles.
If the sign is to be illuminated, or is larger than 0.3m2 and going on the outside of your building, then you will need planning permission from your local council. You may also need permission on internal signage depending on the distance it is from the window. If you are renting the property, then it is also advised to secure permission from your landlord.
We can. While not one of our standard services, we can file the application and handle any of the feedback. this can be quite a lengthy process, with some applications taking 6 months to be granted. If you are wanting us to handle your planning permission, please get in touch.