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How to Find the Most Effective Building Signs for your Business

Many business owners don’t realize it, but building signs can be your hardest-working “employees”! Why? Because signs play a role as your personal sales representative 24/7 and speak volumes about your brand. A building sign is one of the best investments you can make. From building your brand to establishing your business’ credibility, marketing your products and services, and increasing your sales, building signs can help your business in so many ways.

For this reason, it’s imperative to find the best products and the right people to help you choose the right sign for your business. If you’re unsure where to start, here are some tips you might find handy.

Look for a professional full-service company

In order to find an effective building sign for your business, one of the first and most important steps to take is finding a reliable full-service sign company. A company that is “full-service” is one that ensures that all phases of the process are covered thoroughly – everything from design to installation. 

When choosing a sign company, there are several important things to consider. First of all, you need to make sure that the company you choose has all the right tools and equipment. The installation of large building signs will require specialized equipment to ensure that your sign will be safely lifted to your desired height and can ensure that your sign is securely fastened outside of your building. 

It’s also important to hire a company with experienced and highly trained staff because the entire process of designing and installing building signs is complex. This process requires a great deal of skill, and quality is something you don’t want to compromise. 

Opt for a local sign company

When it comes to finding the best building sign, it’s best to choose a local sign company. In addition to the fact that it’s a lot easier to meet with a local company in person to discuss the details of your commercial sign, a local company can also work with you when it comes to potential challenges specific to your area, such as local council restrictions, design changes, alternate options, challenges with the materials, and so on.  

Make sure your signs are easy to read

Because your building sign will represent your business to the public, it’s vital to choose a building sign that is easy to read. This is especially important if you want your business to be seen and read from far distances. Therefore, be sure to work with a company that can help you achieve your goals when it comes to the design of your signage. The right company understands the importance of taking all important factors into consideration – letter color, font, background, illumination, and more. This will help ensure you’re making the most of your investment.

Choose an attractive design

As previously mentioned, your business sign is an integral part of your business’s marketing strategy. So, when it comes to designing commercial business signage, one of your goals is to design a sign that stands out and catches the attention of your potential customers. 

For example, if your business is a restaurant or food chain, you need to be strategic when it comes to choosing colors that will entice customers to come to your business. The colors yellow and red are usually effective in stimulating hunger among consumers. 

Use high-quality materials

When it comes to building signs or any external signs for that matter, keep in mind that quality should never be compromised. Your business signs are an important investment. Therefore, be sure to work with a company that only uses the best quality materials for their projects. Quality materials mean quality output. This will give you lasting, durable, and better-looking signage for your building.

Quality building signs are more than just a visual tool to get people to recognize your business. They can do wonders when it comes to building your image, marketing your products and services, and helping boost your bottom line. 

Here at Grafics Unlimited, our goal is to deliver quality commercial signage for your business needs. We are licensed contractors, and we can take your project from start to finish. Visit our website to learn more!


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Vehicle Wrap Installer

Job Description:
We are a full service sign shop that specializes in vehicle wraps. We are currently seeking an experienced installer. The Installer position is responsible for the hands-on installation of non-electrical signage to include adhesive vinyl graphics, banners, rigid panel signs and wide format digital print graphics on windows, walls and vehicles both in-house and at customer locations.

Candidates will have a minimum of 2 years of vinyl installation experience. Must be able to complete full wraps with little supervision.

Major Job Duties:

  • Installation of color change wraps
  • Installation of digitally printed wraps
  • Installation of cut vinyl and spot graphics
  • Assembly and installation of various signage and substrates
  • Ability to remove old graphics
  • Ability to problem solve and come up with solutions


Job Requirements:

  • This position requires a minimum of one (2) year of directly related installation experience during which
    the knowledge, skills, and abilities applicable to the position were demonstrated.
  • Mechanically inclined- ability to remove door panels, handles, head, and tail lights etc.
  • Must have a driver’s license and a clean driving record
  • Ability to use and read basic measurements such as a tape measure


Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

We offer competitive pay, health, vision, and dental benefits, 401k with employer match, and all major holidays are paid.

Sparks, Nevada. Remote work not available


To apply, please email your resume to: melissa@graficsunlimited.com