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Sign Permit FAQs for Fort Worth, Texas

Posted by Roger Carroll on Thu, Jun 04, 2020 @ 10:50 AM

Are sign permits for Fort Worth area businesses really necessary? What does the permit application entail? What other rules govern my displays of retail signs? Your questions – answered! 

Why do I need to apply for a permit to put up signs around my business?

The City of Fort Worth argues that by implementing a signage permitting process, the overall economic value of the local business community is protected. An absence of what city officials term “visual clutter” ensures that every business owner has a fair chance at having signs permitted and seen.

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We Are Hiring for a Sign Installer!

Posted by Roger Carroll on Thu, May 28, 2020 @ 02:28 PM

Cowtown Graphics & Signs is hiring for Sign InstallerWe Are Hiring for a Sign Installer!

Cowtown Graphics & Signs is hiring! We are growing by leaps and bounds, and looking for an experienced Sign Installer! Click on the pic below to go directly to the hiring board.

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We Are Hiring!

Posted by Roger Carroll on Fri, May 22, 2020 @ 02:57 PM

We Are Hiring!

Cowtown Graphics & Signs is hiring! We are growing by leaps and bounds, and looking for an experienced Project Manager with a creative background. Please forward this message to anyone you know who may fit the criteria for this position.

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OHSA Requirements and Safety Signs

Posted by Roger Carroll on Thu, May 21, 2020 @ 09:00 AM

Let us start with the definition of safety. Safety is: The condition of being protected from or unlikely to cause danger, risk, or injury.

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Tags: Cowtown Signs, Safety Signs, OSHA, Signs

ADA Safety Signage Guidelines

Posted by Roger Carroll on Wed, May 13, 2020 @ 11:58 PM

What does ADA mean?
The ADA stands for the Americans with Disabilities Act, formed in 1990. The ADA requires that buildings, facilities, and vehicles covered by the law are accessible in terms of architecture, design, transportation, and communication to individuals with disabilities

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Tags: How Signs Are Made, Direct Channel Letters, Safety Signs, Cowtown, ADA Signage, Braile Signage, facebook, Google, YouTube

Safety Signs and Guidelines

Posted by Roger Carroll on Fri, May 08, 2020 @ 12:30 PM

Safety signage requirements started in 1914 with only the most basic danger and caution signs for the safety of workers in the workplace. It wasn’t until 1918 that the (ANSI) American National Standards Institute was founded. They are a private, not for profit organization whose Mission statement is “To enhance both the global competitiveness of U.S. business and the U.S. quality of life by promoting and facilitating voluntary consensus standards and conformity assessment systems, and safeguarding their integrity.”  


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Tags: Cowtown Signs, Social Distancing, How Signs Are Made, Direct Channel Letters, Safety Signs

Stand Out Art Piece-Monument Sign

Posted by Roger Carroll on Thu, Apr 30, 2020 @ 09:00 AM


Have you ever seen a Monument sign that is more like an Art Piece? They are great for brand building and your business and help get your brand noticed by the consumer. The visibility of an art piece monument sign for potential customers passing by will get you noticed! It has the potential to stamp your property and or business as a stand out business and property!

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Tags: How Signs Are Made, Signage, Channel Letters, Direct Channel Letters, LED Signs

Using Digital Signage for Your Brand and Business

Posted by Roger Carroll on Tue, Apr 28, 2020 @ 10:00 AM

Digital Signage can be used for entertainment, messaging, advertising, and creates an experience for the customer. It can also boost your brand and business, but can digital signage increase your business revenue? According to the Small Business Administration (SBA), “cites signs as the most effective, yet least expensive form of advertising for the small business. More specifically, with an LED sign in a typical American town, the cost per thousand impressions is as little as $0.74 — compared to over $22.00 for a newspaper ad. Numbers like that add up in a hurry.”

 

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Tags: Cowtown Signs, Environmental Graphic Design, Marketing Strategy, digital signage

Do You Want To Grow Your Business?

Posted by Roger Carroll on Fri, Apr 24, 2020 @ 09:00 AM

The face of your brand and business is a sign, a logo, and is the first thing a customer sees when it comes to your brand and business. That’s right; a great looking sign or logo is a significant piece of marketing collateral. A great sign can grow your brand and business because it is that important. It is a great way to build trust and stay top of mind when it comes to your customers. That’s right, and a shabby looking sign erodes the confidence in the customer. In the back of their minds, they see that old sign, and they believe if you don’t care about what your signage looks like, you probably won’t take care of your customer.

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Tags: IT Company lobby signs Fort Worth, Iluminated Sign Repairs Fort Worth, Marketing Strategy, Growing Your Business

We Are Here. We Stand with You.

Posted by Amanda Taylor on Thu, Apr 16, 2020 @ 04:59 PM

In the words of Alice Heiman of Alice Heiman, LLC who states: "Out of chaos can come innovation. Leaders can become better leaders; workers can become better at their jobs. Together we can innovate better ways to do things and stop the syndrome of ‘This is the way we've always done it.’ It's a good time to take a fresh approach." 

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Tags: Environmental Graphic Design, Marketing Strategy, Social Distancing