Signage Terminology Made Simple: P to Z

There is nothing worse than an industry so full of complicated jargon that both clients and contractors have difficulty navigating its vocabulary just to get the job done. Signage and graphic design are both no exception to this so we have decided to compile some important “words” to help everyone navigate the industry a little easier. When you want professional … Read More

Signage Terminology Made Simple: J to O

There is nothing worse than an industry so full of complicated jargon that both clients and contractors have difficulty navigating its vocabulary just to get the job done. Signage and graphic design are both no exception to this so we have decided to compile some important “words” to help everyone navigate the industry a little easier. When you want professional … Read More

Signage Terminology Made Simple: F to I

There is nothing worse than an industry so full of complicated jargon that both clients and contractors have difficulty navigating its vocabulary just to get the job done. Signage and graphic design are both no exception to this so we have decided to compile some important “words” to help everyone navigate the industry a little easier. When you want professional … Read More

Signage Terminology Made Simple: C to E

There is nothing worse than an industry so full of complicated jargon that both clients and contractors have difficulty navigating its vocabulary just to get the job done. Signage and graphic design are both no exception to this so we have decided to compile some important “words” to help everyone navigate the industry a little easier. When you want professional … Read More

Signage Terminology Made Simple: A to B

There is nothing worse than an industry so full of complicated jargon that both clients and contractors have difficulty navigating its vocabulary just to get the job done. Signage and graphic design are both no exception to this so we have decided to compile some important “words” to help everyone navigate the industry a little easier. When you want professional … Read More

Lit Signage for Style and Visibility

Lit signage ensures that your business or organization has 24-hour visibility which improves the marketing of your brand, creates a professional first impression and makes it easier for patrons to find your buildings. Lit signs are increasing in popularity in urban centers as a way for companies and organizations to get noticed, even at night. In particular neighbourhoods, these types … Read More

Team Interview: Paul Phillips – Expert Consultant on Architectural Signage

  Architectural signage is a cornerstore of the work that Behrends Group conducts. It is an essential part of the signage industry and tends to refer to any custom sign or signage system that helps with identification and navigation. Often, architectural signage is found in subdivisions, on campuses, and is used in various public and private facilities. It can include … Read More

The Art of Excellent Typography for Custom Metal Signage

Cast Aluminum letters

What is typography and how can it impact my business? Typography is the art and science of letter and word arrangement which makes a written language easy and appealing to read. The stylistic possibilities when it comes to typographic choices can have a huge impact on your company’s branding or the feel of a sign and the space it inhabits … Read More

6 Things about Bronze We Want You to Know

Behrends Group of Companies has built its legacy on bronze and our experience with this long-lasting medium has catapulted us to the forefront of the signage industry in Canada. From our decades of work in the Foundry industry we have become signage pioneers and having built this stable foundation, we have now gone on to lead the industry in architectural … Read More

Team Interview: Ken Levesconte in the Foundry

The foundry has been the heart of Behrends Group for decades – it is where we have built our signage legacy and it has given birth to new and innovative areas of the industry all from the same original banner. The foundry is an ecosystem, connecting a tight-knit group of loyal artisans together through the incredible experience of forging lasting … Read More