Ways to Use Signs

Visual aesthetics can improve the productivity of employees. This can be achieved through product and sales images, motivation and inspirational messages, mantras, and landscape scenes. All of these techniques can be produced in cost effective ways through vinyl graphics, decals, banners, and magnetics. See More

November 13, 2019

4 Reasons to Be in Favor of Political Yard Signs

Are you considering political yard signs for your next campaign? Durable, weather-resistant advertisements with the ability to spread a message as far as people are willing to place them, yard signs are an inexpensive, yet effective tactic.  Beyond the various studies testing the effectiveness of political yard signs in increasing voter turnout and candidate popularity, […] See More

November 6, 2019

Substrates: Materials Matter

You have a vision for the future of your business and decided to invest in advertising. There’s a perfect real estate placement for signage, and all you have left to do is order it.  You do a little internet research on where to buy your finished sign and end up in a wormhole. Printing on […] See More

October 30, 2019

Spruce up your wall by choosing vinyl lettering!

Whether you are a homeowner or business owner, vinyl lettering is the perfect way to spruce up that boring wall. And a big plus is that you won’t have to mess with any paint. Is vinyl lettering removable? Yes, depending on what type of vinyl you order for your project, if down the road you […] See More

May 10, 2019

Facts about political yard signs

Whether you are a real estate agent, homeowner advertising a yard sale, or a citizen running for office, yard signs have an amazing way of getting the word out. Mel Kahn, who is a political scientist, has stated that lawn signs help build name recognition. With each sign, it increases name recognition by 6 to […] See More

April 19, 2019

Silk-Screened Decals Durability & Vibrancy

Silkscreen decals are your best option if you prefer a higher caliber, higher quality, more durable, longer lasting decals. Due to the materials used and the printing technique itself, screen printing allows for more vibrant colors. This is true because silkscreen ink is  thicker than digital ink. Since the ink is laid down on the vinyl […] See More

December 4, 2017

What makes your sign STAND out?

Political signs especially at the local race level are all about name recognition. From a design standpoint, it’s a pretty easy formula: spell out the name + a standard color = success! But be careful when you stray from the formula, you run the risk of diluting the message. Staying simple allows those seeing the […] See More

January 5, 2017

Reliable Partner for Our Clients

Design 4 strives to be the reliable partner our clients turn to for all their graphics needs. We bring our clients’ ideas to life in with great graphics and prints. But you’ll find more than just great printing with Design 4, we can help you with designing, finishing, and installation needs as well. We customize […] See More

December 28, 2016

Branding Colors

Most people will recognize a brand based on the colors that brand is known for. For example, McDonalds uses red and yellow, UPS brown, and Home Depot orange. Why are the logos/brands a certain color? What is the meaning behind the color? The information from the attached article from Shutterstock’s blog provides insight into the psychology of […] See More

October 11, 2016

Color Combinations

Contrast is an essential element in sign legibility. You would think this is a no brainer, but many times we see black and blue or orange and yellow sign along the side of the road, what was the message? No idea!! When selecting colors, we suggest you use one very dark color and one very light […] See More

March 24, 2016