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Pylon Signs 101

It’s extra important to make your presence known if your business is nestled in a strip mall among many other companies. That’s why you should talk to your sign company about installing a ...
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Tips for Finding the Right Name for Your New Business

When you start a new business, you need to get your name out there so people know about your services. Before you can get your name out there, you need to choose the right one for your company. Watch ...
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Seven of the Most Profitable Small Business Types

While many small business owners start their own business in an area they’re passionate about, every business owner wants to make a profit. It’s only natural that certain industries have a ...
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How to Make Your Store Standout Among Others

If you’re looking for a way to make your storefront standout among other small business, window signage might be just the thing you need. Window signs and graphics are a fairly inexpensive way ...
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Four Ways to Cut Your Small Business Expenses

If you own a small business, you know that cutting expenses is key when it comes to increasing your profit margins. There are many ways you can reduce your expenses without cutting the quality of your ...
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Creative Ways to Use Window Advertising

If you own a small business you’re probably looking for creative ways to advertise. Creativity can actually take you further than you think when it comes to business signage. The windows at your ...
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Using Channel Lettering for Your Sign Design

All kinds of businesses go with exterior signs to make their buildings more noticeable and spread the word about their products and services. If you’re thinking about hiring a sign company to ...
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Marketing Tips for Local Businesses

You can’t get your new business off the ground if nobody knows about it. With outdoor signs and some digital marketing know-how, you can get your name out there. Watch this video on marketing ...
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A Look at Color Contrast in Sign Design

For both exterior and interior signs, color contrast is a key component of effective design. Without careful attention to color contrast, a sign can become unreadable and ineffective. Often, your sign ...
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Could Your Parking Lot Benefit from New Lighting?

Lighting conditions affect your parking lot in many ways, from the potential for accidents to the amount you’ll pay to keep the bulbs on. When you have your sign company upgrade your parking lot ...
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Getting Help with the Permitting Process for Your New Sign

When you decide to install outdoor signs, you first must have the proper permitting to comply with your local regulations. At Olympic Signs, our team members are experienced obtaining approval across ...
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See How Major Companies' Logos Have Evolved

Your logo is your calling card to your customers. You display it prominently on everything from your outdoor signs to your website. However, every company has to rethink its logo now and again to ...
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Examining Different Types of Storefront Signs

Picking the right sign is one of the most important—and challenging—choices you will make as a business owner. In addition to ensuring that you are complying with zoning and signage ...
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How to Keep Your Awning in Top Condition

You get to admire a beautiful new awning as soon as your sign installers are finished, but keeping it in shape comes with maintenance. Clear off twigs and debris, inspect your awnings for punctures, ...
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A New Groundbreaking in Peoria means new Signs from Olympic

People in Peoria have something to get excited about- a new Portillo’s location, opening in May of 2018. This Chicago favorite is going to be a big hit with the residents of Peoria, and we at ...
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Why, When, and How to Use Pylon Signs for Better Business Visibility

There’s no better way to literally elevate your company’s visibility than by having a pylon sign custom-designed and installed. This is a type of outdoor sign that is often mounted on a ...
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Factors to Consider When Planning a Sign Installation

People become entrepreneurs in part because the idea of working for themselves is appealing. If you’ve taken the first step on this journey, you’ll quickly discover that even entrepreneurs ...
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Size Considerations When Designing Your New Sign

Before a sign design company can recommend the right size of outdoor sign for your business, you need to decide where you’ll have it installed. If your commercial building is located in an urban ...
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The Olympic Signs Difference

Since 1980, Olympic Signs has been helping Chicago-area businesses make their brands visible with custom signs of an unbeatable quality. Watch this video to hear directly from Olympic Signs President ...
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America's Most Iconic Sign

Most Americans are familiar with the famous Hollywood sign, but this outdoor sign didn’t always look the way it does now. Watch this video for some background on America’s most iconic ...
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Attract More Holiday Shoppers with New Digital Signage

Everyone’s got a list of their own during the holiday season, and it’s just a matter of where to go to get the gifts. If you want to direct people towards your store, an LED sign can be a ...
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Building a Better LED Sign

An LED sign is a smart way to draw attention to your business, but you must design it the right way for it to be effective. Choose your text and font type carefully, consider setting up a playlist for ...
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Commercial Awnings: Maintenance Issues to Know About

Outdoor signs and awnings benefit your business in many ways. On the other hand, dirty or dilapidated signage can bring your curb appeal down. Your outdoor signs are susceptible to all kinds of ...
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The Navigation Nightmare of Modern Healthcare Campuses

As the healthcare industry evolves, modern hospitals and medical offices are becoming larger and more complex. To help your patients feel comfortable on your campus, consider hiring a sign company to ...
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About Our Sign Installation Services

After you design and build a new sign for your business, your next task will be to make sure that your sign is installed correctly. At Olympic Signs, we provide our customers with safe and effective ...
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