There is nothing more artistic or nostalgic than a sandblasted sign. The intricate detail, carved wood, and vibrant colors, make for an excellent “Old Town” feel. This unique look, makes these signs excellent for a variety of settings. These signs can be commonly seen in historical districts, bed & breakfasts, classic restaurants, and a variety of other places!
There are 2 main types of sandblasted signs that you can choose from:
Wood: Wood is the original material that sandblasted signs are fabricated from. Sandblasted signs are typically made from laminated woods like Cedar or Redwood, and can be painted to match your companies color scheme. Wood has a rustic look and feel, that can’t be matched by any other material. Although wood is an excellent choice, it does tend to wear down over time.
HDU: HDU, or High Density Urethane, is another material that Sandblasted Signs can be fabricated from. This engineered material is the “new age” of sandblasted signs. Signs made from HDU do not crack, warp, or bow, and have a much lighter curb weight than wood. If you are looking for longevity and practicality, HDU may be your best option.
****Both Wood and HDU are priced comparably****
If you are looking for a Sandblasted Sign in the Northwest Suburbs, call your friends at Divine! Whether it's Wood or HDU, we do it all!
Posted on Fri, March 31, 2017
by Jeff Miller