Yard signs have one major purpose, they speak to an audience–relaying a message of importance to the owner. Getting your signs for a reasonable cost with value is very important. Many signs stay up for long periods of time, or need to be sturdy enough to hold up against the environment. Many people don’t know about the different materials that can be used, and which one is most cost effective, like something that can be used for a birthday party.
Coroplast Yard Signs
Coroplast yard signs are made of corrugated plastic. Its bendable and wobbly. Usually it is dressed in every color of the rainbow, but don’t let this sign fool you. It is very durable and waterproof so it can withstand heavy rains. Let’s just hope it’s not raining on the big birthday party! It holds a thin plastic form and gets the point across. It’s very easy to maneuver because of its light-weight design. Many advertisers use these signs, some common examples would be real estate agents who boast their pic on for sale signs or other types of ads in front of stores or garage sales. The reason they are used so much is because of their reasonable prices for good quality.
Metal signs are made out of, yeah, you guessed it, metal! Aluminum metal anyway.These signs are a bit more sturdy. They have to be because they are used for more permanent things, like for parking signs and safety signs. They can also be used for advertising purposes. They are more expensive than coroplast, but not that much more expensive. There’s about a 15-20 dollar difference. They hold up to all type of weather conditions and also promote the message.
Custom Yard Signs
You can customize both coroplast and metal custom signs. Parking signs and warning signs are usually more of a metal sign thing because it is built to last. Coroplast is still good quality for the price, and can hold up as well. Coroplast signs can be decorated head to toe with different colors and messages. Since metal signs are a bit more expensive, there used for more serious moods like trespassing signs.
Both signs serves there purposes, and it was neck and neck, but coroplast is more cost effective. You can really customize it to be anything and its cheaper. So that birthday party you were planning on having can get the green light with a custom built cloroplast sign. The event is temporary so you can put it up for next year, oh and happy birthday!