28 Mar Covid-19 free self-isolation poster to print out

28 Mar Covid-19 free self-isolation poster to print out

ARE YOU SELF-ISOLATING?Here is a notice for you to download and print out to let callers to your home know. We suggest you stick strips of selotape on the whole front of the poster as a protective film to prevent it from getting wet in the rain or if you…

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3 Feb We are celebrating!

Yes, we have been selling our house plaques from www.yoursigns.com since the year 2000. Our company has been making quality house name and number plaques since 1995 and started selling on the web in 2000. We have now got 25 years of sign making experience and 20 years of selling…

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8 Apr There are many different kinds of slate house plaques

8 Apr There are many different kinds of slate house plaques

Why don't we offer several kinds of slate colours?As slate engravers we get asked if we can supply our v-groove signs in a particular kind of colour or from a specific region such as Cumbrian, Cornish Delabole or Welsh slate.We would love to be able to offer different colours of…

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15 Feb Whats the difference between our Hand Painted House Signs and our range of Picture Art House Signs?

15 Feb Whats the difference between our Hand Painted House Signs and our range of Picture Art House Signs?

We have been making hand painted house signs for well over 2 decades now. They are a very popular way of personalising a house name plaque to our customers requirements. Our talented artists hand paint the subject the customer asks for directly on the base plaque and the house name…

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11 Feb What size house sign do I need, small, medium or large?

11 Feb What size house sign do I need, small, medium or large?

Tips on choosing the right size of house plaque for your propertyWe get asked a lot by customers which size house sign they should choose in order for their house name or number to be easily seen and read from the road. We usually recommend that you choose the largest…

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23 Jan Cultured marble house signs - what are they?

23 Jan Cultured marble house signs - what are they?

House Name Plaques & Number Signs made from Cultured MarbleWe are happy to announce a new range of cultured marble signs and plaques. They are made entirely by us at our house sign studio in Sandown, Isle of Wight. Custom made Oval House Plaque with cute Stick Character People - create…

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8 Oct Comparing engarving methods for slate house signs

8 Oct Comparing engarving methods for slate house signs

What's is the difference in engraving methods available to produce an engraved slate house signWhen we originally looked into the 3 methods for engraving slate signs to determine which method we would use to engrave our range of quality slate house signs we compared the different  engravings closely and then…

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2 Oct House numbers with dirction arrows

2 Oct House numbers with dirction arrows

Here is just one example of how a slate directional house sign can be designed by us.On this sign the customer wanted to indicate to visitors that they should walk left to get to the properties with house numbers 3A and 3B. We make lots of house signs with directional…

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26 Sep Grey, Green, Black slate signs - Whats the difference?

26 Sep Grey, Green, Black slate signs - Whats the difference?

Customer frequently ask - What colour are the slate signs we  make, grey, green, blue or blackHere is a comprehensive answerWe only offer our slate plaques made out of 'black slate' - this type of slate is actually a predominantly dark charcoal grey and has natural random grains and striations of…

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18 Sep House Number 13 - unlucky or lucky for some?

18 Sep House Number 13 - unlucky or lucky for some?

Homes with the house number 13 can be luckyAccording to Zoopla House sale statistics show that a home with a house number 13 is worth less that an identical neighbouring house in the same road by an average of £4000.  So you can save around £4000 on the property when…

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