Safety First: UL Certified

Safety First: UL Certified

Safety is one of our top priorities at Ortwein Sign. This goes for our employees and our signs. As the world has changed in our 97 years as a business, we’ve made sure to keep up with the ever-evolving safety standards. Whether we’re building out a brand new sign, or...
What is 811?: Know Before You Dig

What is 811?: Know Before You Dig

How to Avoid Utility Lines When Digging Whether you’re a homeowner, or a sign installer such as ourselves, it’s important before any substantial dig to call 811. Why 811? 811 is a service that helps you know where public utility lines lie at or near your dig site, so...
1940’s Scoreboard Restoration

1940’s Scoreboard Restoration

A Scoreboard Restoration For the Times This vintage scoreboard restoration project was completed as a part of the restoration of Atlanta’s David T. Howard school. This school is reported to have been opened in 1923, coincidentally, the same year Ortwein Sign Company...

Branding and Advertising Tips For Restaurants

There’s A Sign For Everything Running a business takes a lot of work, and a lot of advertising. Signs are one of the best ways of advertising your restaurant, and luckily for restaurant owners there is a lot of variety in restaurant signage, which provides many...

Pros and Cons of LED Signs and Neon Signs

The main common theme between LED and Neon is that they are both a source of light for signs, but that is just about it when it comes to their similarities end. We will give a brief description of each Pros and Cons here. The Benefits of LED Display Signs LED Stands...