Don’t forget the breadcrumb followers

Don’t forget the breadcrumb followers

February 26, 2014

You may already have posted maps, yet wonder why some people still get lost. Or you may be one who gets confused with map information.



Why leave sign selection to the General Contractor?

Why leave sign selection to the General Contractor?

February 13, 2014

We get last minute calls all the time regarding signs needed for a new project.In our biased opinion, sign design is as important as art & furniture.



Icon Overload

Icon Overload

January 17, 2014

We all know the international icons for restrooms, information, & elevators.But how do you direct a none-English speaker to Outpatient Services?Icons?



18 things to consider when selecting a sign company

18 things to consider when selecting a sign company

October 3, 2013

What to consider in selecting a sign company:



How do you start the process of defining a successful Wayfinding program?

How do you start the process of defining a successful Wayfinding program?

August 12, 2013

How do you start the process of defining a successful wayfinding program? Here are our top 5 suggestions.



Top 5 Wayfinding Mistakes in Healthcare

Top 5 Wayfinding Mistakes in Healthcare

August 1, 2013

Successful wayfinding is more than signs.There are many components needed to be successful. Here are the top 5 mistakes most healthcare facilities mak



Which comes first . . . the message or the sign?

Which comes first . . . the message or the sign?

June 20, 2013

It is certainly advantageous if messages are decided upon prior to sign type selection. An aesthetically pleasing sign is a more functional sign.



Interior signage. A new set of expectations.

Interior signage. A new set of expectations.

June 4, 2013

Signage can no longer be looked at as a utilitarian after-thought. It must be part of the architecture and interior design vernacular.



Interior signage and the ADA. What has changed?

Interior signage and the ADA. What has changed?

May 23, 2013

The new ADA guidelines give additional freedom in the look of signage & sign design. Read on for the new 2010 ADA Standards.



The history of Braille & how it relates to signage

The history of Braille & how it relates to signage

April 16, 2013

Louis Braille went blind following a childhood accident & at age 15 developed a code for the French alphabet that would eventually become braille.



Exciting options for your illuminated sign cabinets

Exciting options for your illuminated sign cabinets

March 21, 2013

There are some exciting options for illuminated sign cabinets. Translucent vinyl & colored acrylic to name a few.



Takeform awarded 2012 GOOD DESIGN™ Award for Vivid signage

Takeform awarded 2012 GOOD DESIGN™ Award for Vivid signage

March 5, 2013

Takeform has received the 2012 GOOD DESIGN™ Award for our Vivid interior signage system, designed by our own Chief Creative Officer, Kurt Lyons.



Designer Jhane Barnes partners with Takeform

Designer Jhane Barnes partners with Takeform

March 4, 2013

Designer Jhane Barnes invited Takeform Chief Creative Officer Kurt Lyons to her NYC studio. They've been collaborating on an exciting project.



Our premium raised footer installation method provides a clean professional look to your exterior signage

Our premium raised footer installation method provides a clean professional look to your exterior signage

February 28, 2013

Takeform’s premium raised footer installation method provides a clean professional look to your exterior signage.



Glendale Heights Project Profile

Glendale Heights Project Profile

February 28, 2013

The Takeform design team arose to the challenge and created this magnificent sign, It was a very intricate logo with a lot of overlapping components.