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Turn Heads, Get Foot Traffic with Window Decals

Irrespective of their business, their industry or their location, every retailer understands the value of turning window-shoppers into customers. Knowing how to translate foot or even drive-by traffic into purchases – that’s the trick. That's where window decals come in. Sometimes products, particularly small ones, just don’t display well no matter how great your window dresser’s skills are. Maybe you’re struggling against restrictive municipal signage ordinances. Sometimes you just want to scream out an offer to everyone within 50 feet of your front door. Window decals can solve any of those problems. With indoor and outdoor, static and adhesive options,…

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Cast or Calendared Vinyl Film?

Many of our clients come to us knowing exactly what they want on their banner or wrap. That’s great. Almost none of them come to us knowing what type of vinyl they want or which type will best suit their needs. That’s fine. Vinyl’s our business, not yours. All vinyl are not created equal. Two manufacturing processes are used to create the vinyl film upon which we print: cast and calendared vinyl. While the basic vinyl is the same, manufacturing processes produce materials with significant differences, making them ideal for different applications. Cast Vinyl Film In cast vinyl film manufacturing,…

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Welcome Wing Shack!

Wing Shack Fort Collins is officially open! The team at Action Signs was thrilled to contribute to the awesome Fort Collins space with this wall graphic, interior sign, exterior sign & food truck wrap: Wing Shack celebrated the opening by hosting a series of pre-opening celebration events to benefit some of their favorite local non-profits. Each meal included a Wing Shack menu, featuring old favorites and new additions, along with 2 free beers. The Wing Shack team had local craft breweries doing free samplings and sharing insights about craft brewing in Fort Collins. They ended up raising over $3,000.00 for SpokesBUZZ,…

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A Peek Inside the ADA Sign Rule Book

Action Signs recently completed a slew of ADA signs for the City of Fort Collins offices. We completely redid their hallway and elevator signs, giving about 60 signs a fresh and professional look. ADA signs are typically made of plastic and curved painted metal, which makes them difficult for a novice sign company. The hardest part about ADA signs is the strict restrictions. In fact, the penalty for your first ADA violation is $75,000 and $150,000 after that! Luckily, the experts at Action Signs know the guidelines well and would never compromise compliance for design. If you’re office space is…

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Benefits of Window Graphics

Whether you’re a new business or you’ve been around for years, there’s nothing more powerful than a clever window graphic to catch the eye of prospective customers. At Action Signs, we love window graphics because they add spice to your storefront and help you stand apart from your neighbors. Since feather banners or vinyl banners may not always be an option in your neighborhood, we’ve put together list of benefits of window graphics:   Inexpensive Advertising: Window decals allow you to tell prospective customers that are driving or walking by exactly who you are and what you do. Since window…

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