Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Tips on Cleaning Your LED Sign

Because of its eye-appealing characteristics store signagesuch as LED open signs, business hours and LED boards can attract potential customers to check out your shop. And the last thing you would want is to turn these colorful signs into “customer deterrents” instead of welcoming them because of its sloppy, dirty appearance. So why don’t you take a time out to clean those LED signs.


Things You Need to Clean a LED Sign

clean microfiber cloth,

To clean a LED sign, you need to have a clean microfiber cloth, water and some cotton buds. Next thing you need to do is to uninstall the LED sign. While some are comfortable cleaning their signs without the need to detach the signage, it is recommended to do so to be able for you to cover all the spots.


• Spray and Wipe

Spray and Wipe

A simple way to clean your LED sign is to spray an ample amount of water on the microfiber cloth and wipe the front panel and the casing of the signage. Make sure not to apply too much pressure onto the signage to prevent any unwanted scratch and ding. For stubborn stains and grimes, you may use LED screen cleaning solution. Keep in mind not to apply or spray the solution directly to the LED sign, as it may leave streaks or damage to the panel. This is also applicable with regular business signage, programmable LED signs and writable LED boards.


• Dust and Dry

Dust and Dry

You can also clean all the dust and streaks on the LED sign by using use a clean and dry microfiber cloth. This is to take off excess moist, dust or lint that could have been left out on the LED surface and the casing. Doing this will also ensure your LED sign is all dried out and ready for operations.


• Cover All Corners

Cover All Corners

Using some cotton buds, check all corners and edges of the LED sign that you may have missed. Spray the swab with water to take off accumulated dusts then wipe it off using a dry swab.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Questions Often Asked When Buying a LED Sign

Question ask when buyiing LED Sign
As a consumer, it’s just right to ask questions when buying a specific product especially if it’s for your business. LED sign displays are often used as signboards outside shops and stalls to attract customers. This LED sign displays are consider vital for small businesses and their owners because they can easily be spotted and attract the attention of random bystanders which can also turn to potential customers.

And if you’re one of the business owners looking for LED signs but still doubting whether to buy one because you have a lot questions in mind. Then here are some of the frequently asked questions buyers always have when purchasing their LED signs.


• What is a LED?


A light-emitting diode (LED) is a two-lead semiconductor light source. LED’s are very different from light bulbs that last or many years without burning out, generating less heat and consumes fast less energy than traditional lightings.


• What are LED signs?

what are LED Signs

An LED display is a flat panel display, which uses an array of light-emitting diodes as pixels for a video display. They are mostly used in open signs or scrolling signs to use as promotional placards in boutiques and shops.


• Can you use LED signs in outdoor environments?


Of course! You might have seen a lot of promotional placards using LED lights like those light open signs and scrolling signs you could see in a lot of shops. LEDs are versatile and won't easily break or burn out. It can be placed on any outdoor locations provided they are not directly exposed to water.


• Does LED works well in extreme temperatures?

Does LED Sign works in high temperature
Typical LED lights can operate in temperatures ranging from -20°C to 50°C. Unlike CLFs, LEDs can still work very well in cold temperatures.

• Color or Monochrome LED displays?

color or monochrome LED Sign design

Monochrome LED displays are more cost effective and are typically used to display simple text messages and limited graphical images. Full Color LED displays can display text, graphics, and video images in endless combinations.


• Does LED display really help businesses?


According to the SBA (Small Business Administration), businesses that employ LED signage typically see an increase of 15 to 150 % in sales revenue upon using LED signs.


• Where can I buy LED signs?


When buying LED signs or LED displays, make sure to buy them from trusted LED sign suppliers. Just make sure that these stores offers warranty.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

How to Pick the Right Font for your Led Sign

Picking right font for your led sign

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AffordableLED.com is a leading LED sign manufacturer based in Southern California. First established in 1990, AffordableLED.com has harness cutting edge technology in producing high quality signage. Supplying quality outdoor and indoor signage to regional sign companies and sign shops, our customers spread all over the U.S. and our products are used in a variety of industries. Our bright and durable LED signs allow regional LED sign companies like you to resell these products with confident.