Dimensional Letter Signs and Types Explained

Dimensional Letters Signs in Greensboro

Dimensional Letter Signs and Types Explained

‘Dimensional letters’ refers to a broad subset of unique looking indoor and outdoor signs. At their most  basic level, these are three-dimensional or ‘raised’ letters. Some dimensional letters signage gives the appearance that every letter is free-standing; others are mounted on a back plate, giving a more traditional look.

Regardless of how this type of signage is used, it lends a space a sophisticated ambience. No wonder you will find dimensional letters and logos adorning office lobbies, atop downtown buildings and on classy boutique storefronts.

Great Signs for Branding

Dimensional signs are great tools for branding. Establishments put them to good use to reflect their brand and the create kind of impression they want to convey. Little elements like spacers between the sign and the mounting surface can create soft shadows and add a real depth to the sign too. To find out what kind of steel, wooden or acrylic dimensional letters will be right for your space, speak to a representative today.

Types of Dimensional Letters Signage

There is a vast selection of dimensional letters signage to choose from. As a business owner you can customize just about every aspect of the sign to make it your own, including:

  • Back plate and letter material
  • Mounting options
  • Font
  • Size
  • Finish
  • Color of individual letters
  • Lighting options

No wonder, then, no two dimensional letters and logos are alike. Looking for inspiration?Here are a few different types of dimensional letters you can consider:

  • Brass letters on a steel or wood background
  • Individual cut bronze letters
  • Acrylic letters in any color of your choice
  • Stainless steel letters with a brushed finish
  • Weathered steel with a rust-like finish
  • Brushed or glossy aluminum letters with backlighting
  • Copper/Copper wire letters
  • Cast bronze and aluminum lettering
  • Brushed black lettering on a white background
  • Open face letters with neon lighting
  • Injection-molded plastic letters

Types of Material Available for Dimensional Letters

There are a number of material choices for custom cut lettering. You can choose from:

  • Stainless steel
  • Aluminum
  • Bronze
  • Brass
  • Acrylic
  • Urethane

Not all materials are suitable for all applications. For outdoor signs, choose materials such as stainless steel and aluminum that can withstand harsh climates. For indoor use, even something like plastic dimensional letters will work perfectly.

Benefits of Dimensional Letters Signs

These signs offer benefits both practical and promotional. One of the most important benefits is how they can enhance the ambience of a space. 3D signs are also highly visible because they ‘stand out’ from the building. With the right construction, they are also highly durable and will not crack or chip easily. Best of all, they can be customized completely. That means you can really differentiate your business from your competitors’.

Your Greensboro Sign Partner

Gate City Signs and Graphics works with businesses across Greensboro for all their signage needs. Why do businesses small, medium and large come to us for their signage needs? Because we are dependable, creative and full-service. Speak to a representative to find out how seamless we can make your signage experience.



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