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Why Vinyl Graphics are a Leading Choice for Remodelling Offices on a Budget

Taye Harding

Why Vinyl Graphics are a Leading Choice for Remodelling Offices on a Budget

Any work place normally requires an office or shop makeover after 2 - 3 years. The wear and tear of floors, walls, tables, and windows will make them look old and worn out.  An easy way out of the lengthy and expensive process of getting a new paint job for office and shop owners, is to get their workplace makeover done in vinyl stickering. Let us explain how vinyl stickers are cost-effective, durable, and much, much more. Recent advancement in technology has allowed the cost for vinyl sticker manufacturing to go down and new printers have followed suit with cheaper...

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Local Artist Makes Customizable Maps of Toronto Neighbourhoods

Taye Harding

Local Artist Makes Customizable Maps of Toronto Neighbourhoods

a graphic designer from Toronto combines the love she has for geography and art to make customizable maps of local neighbourhoods.

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How Sign Colors Affect a Customer’s Response

Taye Harding

How Sign Colors Affect a Customer’s Response

Sign design requires careful planning and execution of several different elements. Font size, sign dimensions, and even images can be the difference between an effective sign and one that falls short. Arguably, one of the most crucial elements of a sign is colour. There have been many different studies done over the years that show how people subconsciously react to different colours. The name of this experience is the “Psychology of Colour” and it subconsciously affects the behaviour of a person and influences how they act. Different cultures feel different emotions when interpreting the same colour. For example, in China,...

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4 Tips to Make Your Storefront Sign Stand Out

Taye Harding

4 Tips to Make Your Storefront Sign Stand Out

The relationship between a consumer and a retailer starts with the very first impression. A positive and relatable first impression is crucial to establish a long-term relationship with customers. First impressions can make or break a business as it sets the tone for the customer experience. Studies done by Burt Decker reveal that human brains make a first impression of someone we meet for the first time in just two seconds. Meaning, if you are a retailer you have just two seconds to impress a passerby and turn them from a stranger to a customer. This is where outdoor storefront...

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Pros & Cons: First Surface vs Second Surface Acrylic

Taye Harding

Pros & Cons: First Surface vs Second Surface Acrylic

Today, we’ll explain the pros and cons of printing acrylic on the front side of the acrylic (first surface) as opposed to the back side of the acrylic (second surface). PROPERTIES OF ACRYLIC Before we can explore the differences between first surface and second surface acrylic, it’s important to understand the acrylic itself. Acrylic is very different from anything else we offer at MINOH. It’s a clear, plexiglass material that is durable enough for outdoor use, although we do recommend indoor use. The use of acrylic outside tends to limit the lifespan of the sign due to sun damage, exposure...

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