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5 Sign Design Tips

Signs are some of the first things that any customer notices. This makes it necessary to focus on sign design in order to make a great impression on your customers. A well-designed business sign, with a simple yet clear design and the right color combination, will definitely attract the attention of passers-by. Check out this sign below.

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Aspects To Keep In View

We at Dave’s Signs pride ourselves on the quality of our signs. Here are 5 design tips from our experts:

Check out the great colors in this sign above.

  1. Readability Matters – It’s important to use fonts that are readable. Using cursive letters or highly stylistic fonts can only make the sign very difficult to read.
  2. The Right Color Combination – It’s important to use the right color combination in order to make a positive impact on your customers. While most companies use their corporate or business colors in their signs’ and logo, it important to use the right background color for your sign.
  3. The Right Size – The dimension is the other aspect to keep in view while designing any outdoor signage. The sign itself and the message on it need to be very clearly visible and readable from the standard viewing distance. Ensure that the sign stands out from its immediate surroundings.
  4. Ensure It’s Legible – Just as you focus on using the right font, it’s also necessary that you maintain sufficient spacing between the letters or words. This will help customers distinguish between them easily.
  5. Get Creative It’s a good idea to get creative with your outdoor signs. You can do this by changing the shape, size, color, and This is a great way to continue holding the attention of your customers. Check out this sign below.
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Dave’s Signs designs, fabricates, installs and services all types of signs.

Dave’s Signs designs, manufactures, installs, and services all sign types. For more information, feel free to call us at (805) 641-1387, or reach out to us online and we will get back to you shortly.



Dave’s Signs Blog

This is a blog about signs. We highlight the different types of signs: signs we’ve created for our customers, history of sign design and today’s cutting edge sign technologies. Ask a question about signs, and you’ll likely find the answer here.

Case Studies

Spencer Makenzies Neon Sign

Here we go into detail on some of the custom signs we’ve done. Including Spencer Makenzie’s Neon Sign, Topper’s Pizza Neon Signs in the Oxnard Harbor, and The Historic Ventura Pole Sign. Check back with us. We’ll have more case studies of signs posted in the near future.

Custom Signs Near You

Saloon BBQ Custom Sign

We’ve designed, fabricated, installed and serviced signs all over southern California. Here are some highlighted areas near you including Ventura, Oxnard and Santa Barbara. Check back soon for more updates.

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Call us at (805) 641-1387

Neon Sign Design Computer

We Make Beautiful Neon Signs in Our On-Site Facility

Dave’s Signs has perfected the art of neon signs. We can handle all sizes of neon signage, from the small intricate signs to the eye-catching, large neon signs. Ask us for a personalized quote or contact us for any questions you may have about neon signage.

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Dave’s Signs Makes Custom Office Signs

Whether you need a lobby sign, directional signage or ADA signs, Dave’s Signs can help you with all your office sign needs. We can use your logo and create a beautiful, distinctive sign for your office. We can also create custom building directory signs, suite signs, and directional signs to give the building a unique unified theme. Call us today to help you with all your office sign needs.

See Our Custom Signs

Custom Sign Design Grove Avenue