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Old 04-30-2015, 03:20 PM   #1
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Jobsite Sign Frame?


We are starting to ramp up the number of homes we are building and I'm looking to create a better jobsite sign frame for branding, marketing and permits.

What do you use? I'd like to create something that is modular and can be easily transported and assembled. A frame that can hold our company logo, an image of the home being build and a docbox.

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Old 04-30-2015, 04:59 PM   #2
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I have used the steel frames like realtors use and had a sing shop put my info on them in vinyl.You can buy them in bulk with the metal sign insert prtty cheap.If you're looking for something bigger or better,your a GC,build them and show some of your talent.

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I am planning on fabricating them myself, I just thought I would see what other people are doing. No sense in trying to reinvent the wheel if someone has come up with a good model.

my current plan is to use steel plates as feet with 2 aluminum channel columns.
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I made my sign frames from Azek pieces. Signs were printed at a local Reprographics shop. Jobsite Sign Frame?-imageuploadedbycontractortalk1430602621.040935.jpg
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I made my sign frames from Azek pieces. Signs were printed at a local Reprographics shop. Attachment 175770
Nice sign. Good idea on the Azek PVC materials.
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Nice sign. Good idea on the Azek PVC materials.
Second that, how much did that cost?
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Really nice. I've got a ton of yard signs but those cheap little wire stands don't last for crap. I've been trying to come up with a light weight sign holder that also shows off some skill.
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Someone on here posted signs awhile ago... New Jersey spec builder maybe?

Single leg sign with a brace holding up an arm and the sign hangs from chains from the arm. Classy!
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Second that, how much did that cost?

Don't remember for sure but probably around $75. Frame is pocket holed from the back and pvc glued. I just wanted something that looked different from the norm.
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I got a amazing deal on some new yard signs. A sign company was taking these down yesterday and I inquired about purchasing a few from them and they gave the to me free.



Just a mock up on the 6x6 probably going to mount then on 4x4 instead


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We just got our job signs and I was thinking about this too. I thought of mabey taking a cedar 2x4 and cutting a channel into it then making that into a sort of picture frame and putting plexiglass in to protect the sign. Then mounting it on a decent looking cedar post (or posts)

Still thinking about something more creative though...
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We have two kinds of signs currently, depending on the site and visibility. We have landed new projects because of them.



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This is the proposed new sign design



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I like it.
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We have two kinds of signs currently, depending on the site and visibility. We have landed new projects because of them.



The top one is one of the better looking setups I have seen
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Looks good. I like the way you made the "area code" and the ".com".


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