Tick Tick Tick... The clock is ticking and your it's time for your TCO inspection. We've got you covered! TCO or "Temporary certificates of occupancy" are generally acquired when a building is still under minor construction, but there is a certain section or number of floors that are deemed to be habitable, and, upon issuance of TCO, can legally be occupied or sold. However, there are some signage requirements that must be met to receive it. Signs Designed of Charlotte priori
We frequently do vehicle graphics for US DOT numbers. Our team can either do vinyl graphics applied directly to the vehicle or we can apply them to magnets. Although most large transportation companies prefer the direct graphics, some of our customers drive vehicles that they may not have ownership of. So magnets are the best option for them. However, some trucks or vehicles have curves in the design of the doors which can allow airflow under vehicle magnets which can cause t
At Signs Designed of Charlotte we manufacture our signs through "Craft Production". Craft production is the process of manufacturing by hand with or without the aid of tools. Each project is unique and has specialized processes, materials, and techniques that must be applied. While many products today are factory manufactured, we take pride in handcrafting high quality signs through artistry, fabrication skill and care. Our production team evaluates each project to access the
A Fire Department Connection (FDC) is a port on the exterior of a building that supplies water to a fire sprinkler and fire standpipe system. NFPA fire code requires that these ports have signs that clearly identify them for Fire Departments to access in the event of a fire. Signs Designed of Charlotte can fabricate these for your upcoming inspection and we keep several on hand for last minute needs. These shown here are white aluminum with red reflective premium vinyl. The r
It's no "DEBATE", these gavels turned out great! Check out these beautiful wooden gavels with a laser engraved flex band wrapped around them for a local high school debate competition. We may be primarily a sign company, but did you know we also do a significant amount of awards and engraved plates? Stop by our office to browse through the many available options of awards from corporate to league to specialty competitions.
Fabricated aluminum is a great lettering option for exterior uses. They hold a lasting quality in appearance as they are durable, offer secure mounting with studs. As one of the more popular options for exterior signage, aluminum fabricated letters provide the option of larger or thicker letters without the additional weight factors that can come with doing solid flat cut or cast aluminum letters. The pictures below show the front and back views of a letter. Note the crisp cl
Zinc signs are one of the sturdiest options for ADA signage available. This particular zinc sign features brushed zinc raised suite number, company logo and border with teal powder coated recessed face. This signs are heavy in weight and are a great option for exterior mounting or in high traffic public areas where there is a higher risk of vandalism. For this customer, we also did a zinc directory strip along with their suite sign. For a free consultation to find out if zinc