Frequently Asked Questions

What materials can I use to build my sign?

Sign materials vary by your request and may include acrylic, aluminum, banner, corrugated plastic, fabric, PVC, magnetic, vinyl and wood.

What format of my logo will work best?

To provide a custom sign that meets your needs, it’s important that you provide the logo as a vector based file. You can save your logo as an .eps file for the highest quality reproduction. As long as your logo is vector artwork, it can also be provided as .eps, .ai or PDF file.

Can I use copyrighted images in my signage?

Yes, but only with permission from the owner. If you are not an authorized agent of the images, then a release from the copyright owner is necessary.

How long does it take to make a sign?

The length of time it takes to make a sign can vary depending in the materials, usage and complexity. Our consultants strive to meet your expectations on deadlines and turnaround time. While some projects may be ready in 24 hours, other projects make take longer to complete.

What other services do you provide?

Our consultants help solve visual identity challenges and communicate brand stories and messaging using a mix of visual communications products and services including digital signs, trade show and event signs and graphics, vehicle and floor graphics, point of purchase signs, labels and decals, architectural and interior décor signs, printing, promotional products and wearables.

How quick is your turnaround?

if you have approved artwork ready to use and how fast you can approve proofs, if we have the materials in the center or have to order them, if the signs need permits to be installed, if the installation site has the structures we need to hang or affix something, etc.

Tell us about your specific needs and we’ll create a timeline for you...quickly.

What materials can be used for architectural signage?

PrintYork working with architects, designers and branding agencies, we provide the most appropriate materials and installation methods based on design and budget. Materials for architectural signage can include acrylic, metal, stone, magnetics, glass, digital signage, exotic wood, architectural films and finishes, whiteboards and more.

How are the signs mounted?

Architectural signs can stand alone, be mounted to a wall or pole, be integrated into or on walls and floors to become part of the design of a building, facility or campus.

How do I go about getting an estimate?

We can provide an on-site consultation to determine your needs for architectural signs. We provide more than you might expect, and we’re more than ready to help you.

How can an exhibit display help my business?
An exhibit display can help a business on a temporary or permanent basis – inside or outside - by attracting attention, communicating information, promoting a product or service, and more. Banner stands, portable pop-up frames and standees are temporary exhibit displays; custom-build exhibit displays and graphics applied to walls are more permanent exhibit displays.

Exhibit displays for inside use can be made from virtually any materials; exhibit displays used outside need to be printed and created using inks and materials designed to withstand the elements of sun, rain, wind, etc.
What are the different types of event signs

Events signs and visual graphics align a cause, showcase a product, increase awareness, honor or recognize people, entertain people, or celebrate success. Signs and visual graphics such as banners, digital signs and kiosks, directional and wayfinding signs, exhibits and displays, floor graphics, stage and podium graphics, sponsor and recognition plaques and awards, wearables, and vehicle graphics can help events be successful at each phase - before, during, and after.

Do you provide signs for all types of events?

Yes, we provide signs for all types of events. The possibilities for event signage are almost limitless based on your communications goals and specific location needs.

Does FASTSIGNS provide installation services?

Answer is simple, YES!