It doesn’t always cost a lot to upgrade a corporate space, but it usually pays to enhance your office décor, branding, morale and wayfinding with the creative application of signage and graphics. Consider any one or two, several or even all of these opportunities.
Guests appreciate good wayfinding, and so will you. It results in more on-time appointments and fewer interruptions to your staff by visitors seeking directions. Check out these best practices...
Your signs are meant to be seen by your potential clients. Read on for guidelines on letter height and color contrast for optimal visibility.
Not sure what the right graphic solution is for your vehicle or fleet? This infographic from the experts at Image360 provides you with an overview of the different lettering, decal and wrap solutions available to you.
Attractive, quality signage is key to any business. It often has to catch the eye of motorists and pedestrians alike. Of course, it must also communicate quality. A sign that’s outdated or in disrepair says to prospects and customers that quality is not a key concern of management, which could discourage visitors and even diminish sales.
Privacy window films — which are often called etched window films and frosted window films — are thin sheets of vinyl with graphics. They transform plain glass to capture the look of cut or textured glass but at a fraction of the price and without any sacrifice in appearance.
Small pictures do not make big signs – learn how to set up your artwork properly for a sign or graphics project.
The devil is in the details – Image360 Kansas City Midtown discusses standoffs for your signage.
What goes up, must come down! Image360 Kansas City discusses the ins and outs of decal removal.
Health, Wellness & Wall Vinyl! Wall graphics bring color and motivation to the indoor track and gym at the Jewish Community Center.
An ADA sign is required in every permanent space of a building, and you need to abide by the ADA signage requirements by law. Here is what you need to know.
Oversized mesh banner signage marks the beginning of the redevelopment of a downtown area in a suburb of Detroit, Michigan.
Pops of color bring a van to life for The Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City
We “go big” on a branded trailer for Centric Projects in Kansas City, Missouri
Vertical Brushed aluminum dimensional logo and letters on a historic wood paneled wall.
Stainless steel dimensional logo “stands out” in this office space in Leawood, Kansas.
One of the first questions we're always asked - how long will my signage last? Download this Infographic to learn the factors that determine how long a sign will last.
Image360 Kansas City “turns back time” with a custom acrylic dimensional lettering project in the historic Valentine neighborhood in Kansas City, Missouri.
Getting a new sign for your business? You probably need a sign permit. Find out why sign permits are important, and how our sign shop can help make the process easier.
Paper or plastic? Learn more about which transfer tape is best for your next vinyl graphics project.
Matching existing signage can be challenging – find out how Image360 Kansas City re-created local KC dentist’s custom exterior signs.
As many a retailer, restaurant owner, facility manager, interior designer and so on have discovered, art that’s accurately printed and beautifully framed or mounted is no longer exclusive to galleries, museums and studios. Find out how Custom-Printed Art can enhance your space.
When Engage Mobile moved into a new location, they turned to Image360 Kansas City Midtown for all their signage needs. From wall graphics to dimensional signs, see how the team brought the new space to life.
As the manager of a building, mall, office or entertainment facility — or the owner of a store or restaurant — you might be interested in how easily and economically today’s etching decals and applied adhesives can serve as privacy films or design elements for your glass doors and windows.
Learn the benefits of adding vinyl window graphics and films to storefronts, offices, and more!
Image360 Kansas City Midtown partnered with Hogan Preparatory Academy to create a custom foam monument sign for the school’s new location. Check out the final product!
Got a vinyl project? Check out our blog post on calendered and cast vinyl to learn more about which type of vinyl would work best for you.
The year-end holidays are a prime time for businesses and organizations to recognize loyal customers, hardworking employees, generous donors and helpful volunteers. Here are some ideas and trends to guide you.
Did you know window and door graphics are affordable? They are a versatile way to promote, inform or build your brand.
Wondering why your logo colors look different on a print vs. a screen? The Image360 Kansas City Midtown team is here to help clear the confusion on color-matching.
Need a vinyl banner? Let our signage experts guide you to the vinyl banner material that is best for your project’s needs.
Graphics and signage for renovated building in downtown Kansas City brings company to life & taps into early Kansas City history.
Sign permits and regulations can be a tough area to navigate. Image360 is here to help guide you through the process.
Let’s talk vehicle graphics! Any array of coverage and options await your next vehicle graphic project. Image360 Kansas City Midtown is here to help you decide which option is best for you.
Having trouble finding a sign or body shop to install your custom vehicle wraps or decals? See how our installation team at Image360 helped Scott transform his 1971 Chevelle with custom racing stripes.
This past month Image360 completed an interior dimensional logo that was a “hole-in-one”. Our client Allenbrand, on behalf of Shadow Glen Golf Club in Olathe, Kansas requested a custom dimensional logo to match their logo, a golf ball silhouette.
A good trade show booth is easy to see. It's often the one that’s standing out with a lot of traffic as well as staff who are collecting qualified sales leads left and right! How can you replicate that achievement, even if you’re new to event marketing or are working with a limited budget? Here are 10 tips that can help make your trade show marketing a success.
The latest addition to the Image360 KC Midtown team – our Vision router!
Considering frosted or etched vinyl for your space? Our tips on these films will guide you to the material that is best for your needs.
Vinyl, vinyl everywhere! Playful wall graphics at Studentreasures Publishing bring out the “child author” in all of us in this week’s project spotlight.
I need reflective vinyl, but I don’t know what type! This week’s post helps clear the confusion when it comes to reflective vinyl.
Make your trade show display memorable with games, demonstrations and more. Stand out in the crowd with our trade show solutions.
Earlier this month, Image360 Kansas City Midtown tackled a custom vinyl generator wrap for the folks over at ACI Boland.
More and more restaurants and other retail businesses are transitioning to digital menu boards and digital retail signs to attract customers and increase sales.
Clear acrylic with a touch of frost…These interior displays came to life at Argus Consulting.
Westport’s “Hidden Gem” of a gym, The Port KC is the premier gym spot in Kansas City.
Energy-efficient LED lighting has many advantages over fluorescent lighting. Learn all the benefits then make the switch!
Vinyl wall graphics are a great, affordable way to liven up any office space. Whether you need to add branding, important messages, or, in the case of Andrews McMeel, you just want to add a little flair, Image360 has the right choice for you.
Do you operate a car, truck, van or trailer as part of your business, organization or nonprofit? If so, you should consider the incredible power of vehicle wraps in your efforts to promote it.
A gem of an organization, Urban Ranger Corps. shines on its at-risk youth with amazing opportunities for work and leadership.
Preparing art files for production purposes can be daunting, but Image360 Kansas City Midtown has got your back! Here are some tips from our production team for saving your art files.
Wayfinding, also known as navigation, is the ability of employees and visitors to travel from point A to point B easily. Start visitors off on the right foot with EFFECTIVE wayfinding signage.
Image360 isn't just a signage dealer, we're a signage manufacturer. No matter what your vision for fully custom signage, Image360 can make it happen - at any size or scale. Learn more about some truly awesome dimensional sign projects that have been undertaken, and how Image360 can help with your dimensional signage project.
What do you do when someone gets hit in the face with a golf ball? Hopefully, you call a doctor. But if you’re Mid-America Crime Free, you also give them a custom plaque award from Image360. See how they commemorated a real bullseye of a shot!
Often, the difference between a customer and a passerby is simply getting their attention well enough to make them want to pop in while they're close by. Hyperlocal advertising is a great option for businesses in high traffic areas that want to induce more folks to check out what they have to offer. Window Graphics offer the perfect ready-made local billboard.
Site Rite Construction is committed to doing things right at the job site, every time. That’s why Image360 was thrilled to help them do things right at their own site, with an incredible dimensional logo sign for their building lobby.
Many sign projects are very specific – a storefront awning or channel letter signs. When working with a university, though, many sign projects are much more involved. Keeping a university’s buildings up to date with branding guidelines, legal codes, sponsor updates, and everything else that changes, can make for some daunting projects.
Don't just put the hot toy near the front of the store - stage it with add-ons, upsells, and related items in a quality POP display that'll make your sales POP all holiday season.
This month, meet a duo of Kansas City and Overland Park businesses that have trusted Image360 for their signage projects – from an interior signage update to a complete branding solution for their new restaurant storefront.
Imagine keeping high school students interested in nutrition, appraising them of upcoming events, and reducing school budget costs, all in one simple lunchroom sign. Digital Menu Signage can do it.
When your business is helping your patients see clearly, you’ll want to make sure you’ve got something worth showing them. 3D Dimensional Lobby Signage was just the trick for the Vision Research Center in Kansas City.
Guerrilla Advertising accepts the truth that "the experience makes the memory". Your advertising dollars are limited. Why waste them on an ad that's quickly forgotten? Guerrilla Advertising makes the experience in a way that other mediums cannot.
When your business is a funeral home and crematory service, you absolutely, positively must be visible from the road for every out of town visitor trying to find you. However, you can’t exactly put up flashing neon signage, either. See just what Image360 – Kansas City came up with for Speaks Chappels.
As Ogre might say, “NERRRRRDS!!!!” – whether it’s a frat house or an office building, they’re always cleaning up the place, and we love it!
At Image360 Kansas City Midtown, we love to work with local Kansas City businesses on signage & graphics projects. This month, we’re highlighting a new 3D Metal Logo project we really enjoyed working on.
Instinctively, every retailer knows the value that in-store brand signage brings to their business. But what of their actual costs in dollars and cents? Signage value engineering is the discipline of evaluating—from both a technical and business perspective—the optimum approach to transitioning signage from an old brand identity to a new one.
What value can signage add to a business? To find out, the non-profit Signage Foundation commissioned a scientific study through the University of San Diego. It focused on signs at a large fast food chain, a national home décor retailer and auto dealers—all located within a major metropolitan city.
Image360 is so much more than signs and signage. We're your complete Visual Communications resource. But what is Visual Communications, if not signage? And why is it important. Learn more with our Visual Communication blog.
Whether you want the latest Jordans, Lebrons, or maybe even a pair of Yeezy’s, Headz2Shoez is likely to have it. But while they’ve got the freshest styles for your feet, they were missing fresh style for your eyes. A new logo and storefront sign from Image360 Kansas City makes all the difference.
To academics, wayfinding is defined as the information systems (i.e., signage) that guide people through a physical environment and enhance their understanding of the space. It’s considered particularly important in complex “built” environments such as urban centers and transportation facilities as well as healthcare and educational campuses, not to mention shopping malls, office centers and stadiums.
If you immediately understand phrases like, “The Cake is a Lie” and, “You said you have a T-Rex”, you might be a nerd. And that’s not a bad thing, especially at The Nerdery software development company, where they used vinyl graphics in their conference rooms to bring out the hidden nerd.
Should you conduct regular reviews or audits of signage at your store? Yes, and for many great reasons: 78% of customers have chosen to enter a store based only on it signage. 68% of shoppers have specifically bought an item due to signage. Studies show that signage attractiveness directly correlates to how much time a visitor spends engaged with the subject of the signage!
Graphic designer and muralist Sike Style, reached out to us recently for custom graphics for his pick-up truck featuring a partial vehicle wrap and Lettering.
This past month, Image360 Kansas City/Midtown teamed up with Gen Que, a competition barbecue team in Kansas City, to detail their barbecue trailer for events and competitions in the area. Learn about the smokin' trailer wrap we created for them
The best way to get your business rolling is to put it on wheels. Image360 has the expertise and experience to make your vehicle graphic project its absolute best.
Vinyl Window Graphics offer a new level of window signage ease and adaptability, perfect for any situation. From full, multi window advertisements to small, semi-transparent faux-etchings, these graphics are fully adaptable. One of the most common forms of window graphic is the door and window logo. Above all, logos must be consistent to satisfy brand marketing.
Scheels Sporting Goods, located in Overland Park, Kansas opened a 220,000 sq. ft. retail store in June of this year. With that sort of square footage, there's bound to be plenty of wall space. Learn how Image360 Kansas City Midtown helped Scheel's make the most of it with exceptional vinyl graphics.
Window graphics are an invaluable tool when communicating a business name and address, days of operation and opening hours or wayfinding information. Find out which type of graphic is right for you.
Wooden signs can be made in almost any size, cut to any shape, and stained, painted, lighted, gilded – even scorched to create just the right look for just the right location. Lets look at some great locations for routed wooden signs, and some examples of each.
Great looking, eye catching and street smart. That’s how you want your property to look. Whether you want something that stands the test of time or something changeable in a flash, there’s a perfect sign for any purpose. Signage, available in an array of sizes and shapes, is perfect for property managers who need to add a wow factor to a new or existing property.
Drawing crowds is exactly what a good event is supposed to do. And whether your crowds are looking for a particular exhibitor, a break-out class, or the nearest restroom, you want them to enjoy their experience without frustration. Need to direct attendees to seating for a keynote speaker? Need comprehensive event branding? Perhaps you need some entryway banners or a digital display? Get all of this and more with event signage from the experts.