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Are Monument Signs The Right Choice For Your Business?

When you have a larger business, particularly a business ona unique property, choosing a sign that not only highlights the location of the business but also adds to the overall curb appeal is an important choice. Monument signs, which can be of various sizes, shapes and designs, have always been a top consideration when large outdoor signage is required.

Star of CA Monument Sign

Housing developments, neighborhoods, parks, entertainment venues and any other type of commercial property may also benefit from these signs, which are a perfect option to get attention and to also highlight what is important.

What are Monument Signs?

The typical monument type of sign is designed to be at about eye level for an adult. They have a base that is designed to conform to the shape of the sign, or in some cases, the sign is mounted directly to the base of the monument. The base becomes a component of the sign, and it can be as original as the sign itself.

Ojai Monument Sign entering Ojai, CA

Depending on the design and the theme of the sign, most monument signs will be made of natural materials. This can include natural stone, brick, wood or combinations of this material. There are also newer styles and designs of this type of sign that are made out of metals or plastics that are very durable and allow for great options in shape and style when compared to stone or brick.


With any type of monument design, it is possible to shape the monument base and the sign to create a very traditional or a unique profile. Creatively in designs the shape is important, and at Dave’s Signs, we will work with your business, development or commercial property to carefully select the profile, shape and sign size to provide the right look for the property.

Community Bank Monument Sign in Los Angeles, CA

When choosing monument signs, keep in mind these are really designed for viewing in proximity, not for easy identification of a business or location from a long distance. There are options to enhance the visibility of these signs 24/7. One option we often recommend is to choose an illuminated sign with spotlights on the base, which is a great look and one that allows the sign to be easy to seen, even from a significant distance.

Call us at (805) 641-1387 with your questions about monument signs or click here for a free online quote now.

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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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.

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Custom Sign Design Grove Avenue