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Blueprints, Brookfield CT- A map for the future

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What are Blueprints? According to Wikipedia, A blueprint is a reproduction of a technical drawing, an architectural plan, or an engineering design, using a contact print process on light-sensitive sheets. Introduced by Sir John Herschel in 1842, the process allowed rapid, and accurate, production of an unlimited number of copies.

Why are blueprints important? Blueprints are used to map out where items are and locations Whether you are an architect and or general contractor blueprints are needed.

What items on the blueprints are must have?

Must have floor plans:

According to Wikipedia, architecture and building engineering, a floor plan is a drawing to scale, showing a view from above, of the relationships between rooms, spaces, traffic patterns, and other physical features at one level of a structure. Dimensions are usually drawn between the walls to specify room sizes and wall lengths. 

Elevation drawing:

According to Wikipedia, ELEVATION means The projections of an object when it is viewed from the front is known as elevation. Plan: The projection of an object when it is viewed from the top is known as Plan. Section: The projection of a cut section of an object is known as sections.

And other such as Door, Windows, Signs and etc. –

Unlimited Signs, Designs, and Graphics already manufacture signs for our customers of the architecture and or general contractor fields. Most signs Unlimited does are the following: Exit, building, rooms, ADA, directional, and etc. To increase their product line with these profession or professional, they now offer blueprint printing.

Unlimited Signs, Designs and Graphics provide quality service for all our customers. Offering these products will save our customer money by ordering all their signage, printing and needs in one shop. Therefore, saving money on time, gas and cost. So stop by our shop at Unlimited Signs, Designs and Graphics at 72 F Grays Bridge Road, Brookfield, CT, 06804 or call us at 203-546-7267

Custom Magnetic Signs, Arthur Murray Dance Studio, Danbury CT

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Andy from Arthur Murray Dance Studio came to us for ideas on his dance sign. He wanted a 4 x 6 sign that looks like a ballroom dancer. Within the ballroom dancer dress he wanted his member names and levels of dance performers. Due to changes of levels and members of the dance performers, we recommended using a magnetic sign. The reasons are as follows:

Magnetic Boards:

 1) Easy to remove and change names – when necessary

2) Easier to read and legible

3) Board does not need to be replaced

4) Same font and sizes

To make the sign, the Board itself is created with a thin sheet of galvanized steel, adhered to a PVC backer so it’s lightweight and easy to install. Vinyl is printed and adhered over the steel, and magnets are created to fill in member names and levels.

  Since Arthur Murray always believe that every winner of a dance contest took a prize. There is always a name and competition date on the board. The elegant of the board represents Arthur Murray personality of dance. The legacy of Arthur Murray Studios began in 1912 with a man named Arthur Murray, an American symbol of entrepreneurial success and social dancing. He started teaching dance at the age of 17 and grew his business with the first-ever mail-order dance lessons.Murray helped infuse dance into every angle of the national social scene. Arthur Murray teachers were a regular part of every first-class steamship cruise and, during the thirties, the studios introduced and transformed dances like “The Big Apple” into the most popular social trends. In fact it was “The Big Apple” that launched Mr. Murray’s one Manhattan studio into the largest chain of dance schools in the world.

No job is too large or small for Unlimited Signs. For more information, go to our website at unltdsigns.com

Custom Window Graphics, Carmel, NY- Beautiful scenery looking out the window

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You ever heard of the song “Memories”, sharing hope, dreams and pleasant feeling. Well, these memories can now transform your bare wall. All you need is a high definition camera and place or space you want to remember and take a picture. Most popular wall graphics for homes are a window view of flowers, birds and the sun. Having a scenic view keeps your mood content, calm and happy.

Here are other places that have wall graphics:

Dentist:

The dentist is very scary for a new kid who has never been to a dentist. The sharp tools, the Novocaine and the white uniform can be very frightening. To ease the child’s nerves, most dentists have some sort of wall graphics on their walls and ceiling, such as Space, Star Wars, Cartoon Network or flying objects. The ceiling is popular because the patient has to look up.

Pediatrician:

Like the dentist, the pediatrician can be very scary. Who gives out shots, the doctor. Wall graphics are very common in the visiting room. Mostly you see either farm or jungle animals. Some wall graphics are painted but most are made from vinyl. The vinyl material is easier to remove.

Gyms:

A lot of gyms are using wall graphics as a goal for their customers. For example, a skinny woman working out with weights. This wall graphics will hope to entice a customer to use weights. Some wall graphics are just for advertising purpose, such as if you pay $50 more, you enter to win a trip to Las Vegas

Whatever picture you choose, make sure you measure the walls for the exact size. Take the picture with a high-resolution camera and send us the photo. Please send the photo to info@unltdsigns.com. We will send you a proof back to see if this picture is the way you want to install on your wall. Unlimited Signs will also do the installation. Come by our shop and we can discuss your project at 72 F Grays Bridge Road, Brookfield, CT 06804

 

Custom Field Signs -New Milford High School, Eagle Scout

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Our customer’s son had an Eagle Scout project. His project was to make field signs for his high school. Since the school was on a budget, our customer’s son, Mike wanted to make the signs himself. Since he is very handy with tools, good at budgeting and organizing, he thought this would be a good project to work on for his Eagle Scout award. It is a much needed project for New Milford High School.

To become an Eagle Scout, you need the following:

Be active in your troop, team, crew, or ship for a period of at least six months after you have achieved the rank of Life Scout.

  1. Demonstrate that you live by the principles of the Scout Oath and Scout Law in your daily life.

  2. Earn a total of 21 merit badges (10 more than you already have)

The benefits of being an Eagle Scout are the following:

Value perseverance, discipline, motivation, leadership, accountability, and achievement. And those lead to tangible benefits. College admissions officers recognize the award and consider it in their decisions. Being an Eagle Scout won’t make up for poor grades, but it will give a boy an advantage

Since Mike, the eagle scout does not have a printer to print his field board, he called us at Unlimited Signs. To make these field signs, Mike sent us his artwork of what he wanted on the signs. He gave us the layouts and the measurements. In turn we printed him the layouts, and gave him the boards to mount on. Unlimited Signs gave him suggestions of how to mount the prints to the material boards and other questions he asked. Unlimited Signs like to help out with the community. No job is too small for us. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate call us 203-546-7267.

Custom Mask (Placard), Brookfield CT. Great for Sporting Events

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Recently we had a client who had gone online to our website: www.unltdsigns.com, and saw a photo of a few custom placards. From the gallery of pictures on our website, she described what she wanted. A custom face mask of her friend to support her team in a competition. She provided us a picture of her friend. In order to create a perfect face, the picture has to be a high resolution, at least DPI 300. Under the DPI 300 the picture will look fuzzy, blurry and will show blotches on the face of the picture. Once the picture is approved by the designer as well as the customer, we print the face picture on our 64 inch HP printer. We use an x- rite color system that creates vivid colors. We than mount the picture face vinyl on Coroplast material. This material is used because it is light, can last outside or inside, and is easy to cut. This material is mostly used for yard signs. We then cut out the coroplast in shape of the picture face. Once that is done, we make a stick with the coroplast material and attached it with double sided banner tape. The mask is very light, can be use as a fan and a fly swatter. Just kidding

Represent your team, organization, business or just have some fun! Any image can be customized

and reproduced as shown here. Our state-of-the art printing facility can reproduce up to 60” wide by any length you can imagine.

Stand out in a crowd with high resolution images and messages that get attention! At Unlimited Signs, Designs and Graphics we pride ourselves on the success of our clients’ response to what we create for them.

Stop in and see for yourself the UNLIMITED possibilities.

Custom Sign in Danbury, CT for Ann’s Place

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Our clients from Ann’s Place in Danbury, CT had a special project for us to do. Ann’s Place is an organization for cancer patients that provide comfort, support and resources to people living with cancer and to their loved ones. Every year before Christmas, Ann’s Place provides a Festival of Trees event.  They offer decorated trees, Taps and Trees Beer Fest, Tennies and Ties Gala and much more. This year it welcomes the holidays with Festival of Trees Under the Danbury Sport Dome for a fresh take on fun.

When entering the Danbury Sport Dome you will now see a custom sign that represents the elegant and picturesque picture of children with their family picking up a Christmas tree. To create an elegant picture, we used an 1/8 thick 48 x 55 inch clear acrylic, that you can see thru like a mirror. We also used white vinyl to create the illusion of happiness toward the seasons. The white vinyl is cut to it’s size by our production team that uses the printed die-lines. Each corner of the sign has rounded corners to give it a more finished look. For hanging purpose, Ann’s Place uses fish line. Fish line is sturdy enough to use when a sign or any other weighted material is needed to be hung and thin enough to look like it is floating. This custom sign is being hung against a dark draped background to show a 3 d special effect.

Unlimited Signs Designs and Graphics can make any signs. All you need is an imagination, ideas and a goal. No job is too small or big when it comes to Unlimited Signs. Stop by our shop at 72 Grays Bridge Road, Brookfield, Ct or call at 203-546-7267

For more information on Ann’s Place- You can emailinfo@annsplace.org. You can call, (203) 790-6568 and The address is 80 Saw Mill Rd, Danbury, CT 06810

Trailer Wrap in Brookfield CT For Brookfield Police Department Raises Awareness for Child Safety

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Child safety is important, however many people overlook their children’s safety in the car, without even knowing! The Police Department in Brookfield wanted to create a vehicle wrap to raise awareness and educate people about child passenger safety. Did you know that vehicle graphics can be read by tens of thousands of people every day? Wherever you are and wherever you go, whether you’re stuck in traffic, parked in a lot, cruising along the interstate, or sitting in the gas station, your message will be read.

People notice vehicle graphics because they are bold and eye-catching. One vehicle with a professional graphics display can make millions of visual impressions in only a year. Compare that to the effectiveness and cost of a typical billboard or radio spot and you’ll see why vehicle graphics are the way forward. Make your marketing message bold, bright, and positive to get great conversions from your graphics and decals.

Consider now the message that Brookfield PD put on their trailer, “4 out of 5 car seats are installed incorrectly” and what kind of impact that will leave on parents driving behind this vehicle. This is a perfect example of how wrapping your vehicle can spread your message, especially when you consider that lettering 4” in height can be read from 100 feet away.

This is a full vehicle wrap, from top to bottom, even including the rivets. All the graphics were designed in house, and produced on industry-leading 3M Graphic Marking Film. When you pass by a billboard or hear a radio ad, it’s gone in a matter of seconds. This is not necessarily so, when you are driving surrounded by other vehicles. Whether your vehicle is in traffic or not, there is a good chance that it will be read and considered, over time, by many people.

BPD Sideview BPD Back Our professional, expert designers will help you make it the very best message you can. We are dedicated to matching your branding perfectly, so you can have your vehicle graphics designed using your exact logo and colors. With highly visible phone numbers and website info, you can inspire everyone who views your vehicles to action.

Promotional Cutout in Brookfield CT for Carrie O. Makes Event Memorable

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Carrie O was in our showroom taking a tour when she saw an Instagram picture-frame cutout we have on display from our fifth anniversary party. With the advent of social media outlets, cutouts like this one are becoming increasingly popular. After she expressed interest in this product, we had her meet with one of our designers right then, and they discussed the details of what Carrie’s cutout would say.

We produced the cutout as a single piece of high-quality adhesive matte vinyl and mounted it to a sheet of corrugated plastic, also called coroplast. Matte vinyl was essential for this project so that camera flashes will not create reflections as they would on gloss vinyl. We cut the sheet of coroplast to size and our production team followed the printed die-lines our designer created to know exactly where to cut the material. We went with coroplast, though foam core could have been chosen as well, as the coroplast’s higher durability was preferred. Once the center was removed, our cutout was finished and Carrie was notified.

Orders like this typically take only a day or two in production, once our design gets our customer’s approval. Our quick turnaround on these products allow our clients to obtain their promotional products with time to spare before their deadline. Our design and production teams strive to provide people with exactly the product they were expecting. We have the knowledge and experience to meet your deadlines. We will follow up with our clients to make them aware of when they are approaching that deadline, based on our production schedule.

These types of cutouts are becoming wildly popular at parties as a kind of “photo booth”. It’s an easy and fun way to commemorate who attended your event, and generate social media traffic as well. It also creates a natural way for you to create connections on social media outlets.

Trailer Wrap in Fairfield CT for Fairfield Pool Transforms Utility Vehicle

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Our friends at Fairfield Pool are always looking for a way to increase their branding. When they bought a new forty foot long trailer, the obvious question was how to transform it into more than just a trailer. Our designers worked up a layout based on the brand identity we have helped them to establish. From there we produced the graphics on high quality vehicle wrap vinyl which we laminated with a weather-resistant coating to further protect it from UV exposure and the elements.

Once we had the trailer on our premises, our expert installers began the process of wrapping the back and sides of this trailer. We always strive to apply vinyl in as few pieces as possible, as increasing the number of seams leaves you more opportunities for water to peel the vinyl away as the adhesive is dried by the air. Using a heat gun, we can keep the vinyl pliable and prevent it from wrinkling or tearing during the installation process. Our team has years of experience in graphic installation and we will always make sure you receive your vehicle looking exactly how you expected.

During any install, you have to be ready to deal with changing circumstances. For example; this trailer was too long to get into either one of our two installation bays, so we had to adjust our scheduling with the weather. Additionally, to perform a seamless installation, we had to remove the tires to get to the metal behind them. Doing this allows the image to continue all forty feet from front to back. The finished product now fits their brand identity and is instantly identifiable. Whether hauling materials to a site or sitting in a lot, their branding will be seen by thousands of people and increase awareness of their company’s presence.

Time and again we prove to our customers that no job is too ‘out there’ for us to handle! We are a full service sign company from concept and brand identity all the way through installation and maintenance of all your signage needs. We happily accept any opportunity to make your brand pop, and to leave you with an eye catching, memorable sign or vehicle graphic.

Aluminum Signs in Danbury CT for Costco Wholesale Create Eye-Catching Display

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Our local Costco Wholesale Club desired a display that would showcase their Executive Membership Program. They wanted something appealing, professional, and memorable. They wanted to create a two-panel display that would highlight the benefits of the Executive Card in a clear, concise way. After discussing their needs for this particular sign, we created a design, and showed them a digital mock-up of how this sign would look in their lobby.
Several different processes went into creating this promotional display. We started by printing the graphics on high-quality adhesive vinyl, for a durable long-lasting image. We then mounted the vinyl graphics onto aluminum sheeting with a PVC core. The aluminum sheeting is strong, durable, and weather resistant, while the PVC core allows it to have a lighter weight while yielding the necessary rigidity. the centerpiece of this display is the Costco Membership card, which we produced oversize, and mounted to PVC. the PVC was then cut, and had the corners rounded for a smooth appearance. We used Velcro to allow it to be attached to the display, and maintain the ability to change out the centerpiece on an as needed basis. This process draws your focus, and highlights the card itself, allowing it to literally jump off the board.

The finished product is an eye catching three dimensional display standing 5 feet tall. The most important part of a promotional sign is finding the best way to capture what makes your business or message unique in a memorable way. It should appear professional, and be clearly readable by passers-by. When visitors and clients walk into your business, you want them to remember you long after they’ve gone. Lobby signs and promotional displays can help you to reach that goal.

Lobby signs create lasting impressions. As well as letting people know they are welcome in your office, helping them to know what to do or who to see, your lobby sign can set the tone for the interactions. They help to make an impression that will stay with clients long after they’ve gone home.

As a full-service custom sign and graphic design company, our team can add class to your lobby or turn a simple area into a showroom that displays your business at its best.