signage

Resources to help facility and property management professionals run more efficient buildings and facilities. The archive for signage articles.


Signify Outdoor Signs by Takeform

Signify is a line of outdoor signs that integrate exterior signage with key elements of facility architecture.

Joan Meeting Room Assistant Wins Red Dot Award

Joan is the first ever digital door label to receive the award, beating out a record number of competing entries this year – almost 5,200 from 57 countries.

S2 Magic Monitor Version 2 by S2 Security

Version 2 of the S2 Magic Monitor is a dynamic digital canvas that displays video, text, signage, and media across an enterprise.

New Product Flash: BannerDrop By Britten Studios

This motorized hoist is designed to ease the process of displaying (and changing) a banner in facilities.

New Product Flash: Improved InfoLock by APCO Signs

Designed for healthcare facilities, the versatility of this signage system helps elevate patient care in a secure manner.

Two-Fifths Of Americans Don’t Trust Companies With Logos They Don’t Like

New research reveals that 41% of Americans don’t trust companies whose logos they don’t like. Furthermore, a third went so far as to say that they wouldn’t buy or use something from a company whose logo they didn’t like.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: MPS 150T from DuraLabel

Designed for use with the company's 9000 label and sign printer, this product allows users to make large custom safety signs and markers.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Good Signs Gone Wrong

Lesson to facility managers: don't be surprised by the silly responses you might get to the signs you post around your buildings and sites. You are not alone.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Floor Marking Kit by InSite Solutions

An electrical panel floor marking kit aids facility managers in complying with OSHA regulation 1910.303.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Signs Of The Times

Here's another batch of humorous signs that have an unusual way of conveying a message.

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Meeting Room Scheduling And Signage

One facility management professional struggles with the problem of finding the right tool to help with scheduling and signage for meeting rooms.

Best Label Or Sign Could Win A Kindle!

DuraLabel Label & Sign Photo Contest, which wraps up on Sunday, July 31, will give away a free Kindle 3G ($189 value) to the winner who submits the most interesting photo.

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: NW Sign Industries Rolls Out New Division

The sign company headquartered in Moorestown, NJ has introduced a new division, focused on signage and lighting services.

Tricks Of The Trade: Meeting Room Scheduling Signage

TFM Columnist Jim Elledge recommends a few solutions for creating customized signs from existing scheduling programs.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Potty Humor From Around The World

For facility professionals, restroom signs are pretty standard and straightforward. Or ARE they? Around the world, the universal language of biological necessity has a much more creative flair.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: HealthView From APCO Signs

This modular system that dispenses standard infection control products and displays health related information can be used in all types of facilities.

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Heat By Design Picture Heater Product Line

The Heat by Design convective picture heater uses a patented carbon fiber heating element system that is embedded behind the image. The flat carbon fiber elements safely increase the temperature of medium sized rooms by 3° to 7° F.

Friday Funny: More Stupid Signage Stories

In Wales, the message conveyed in a road sign has caused a bit of a scandal in this classic case of taking something far too literally.

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Signage Spelling Scandal!

What's the good of being photographed next to a sign with spelling mistakes?

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