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Brick and Masonry for Monument Signs


Faux Stone Monument SignMany cities, like Fort Worth, Irving, Southlake and Mesquite now require that free-standing signs be covered in masonry materials.

This can be accomplished with actual brick and mortar, faux stone panels installed over a metal framework, and with EIFS (signs built of foam and covered with fabric and stucco.)

Each method has its advantages and disadvantages.

Foundations and Brickwork for Monument Signs


TCC Monument SignWe often work with our customer's masons to install signs on brick or masonry columns.  Often we install the sign and the mason places his stonework around the sign.

However, we employ our own masons to totally construct turn-key signs.  This is usually much more convenient for our customers because we are totally responsible for engineering, permitting, manufacturing and installing the signs.  We procure the stone.  We form the foundation.

Have you ever noticed all the unleveled Monument signs, and signs with cracks or stones falling off?  We recognize that the foundation of a good sign is a good foundation.  We routinely form our foundation three-times thicker than most, and incorporate pier-holes at each corner.  With signs, image is everything.

Maybe the most important aspect of a sign built with actual brick and mortar is that it is easily repairable.  Things seem to happen to commercial signs in parking lots.

Maybe the most important positive realization of a customer that had us totally construct their sign is that we know what we are doing and the sign can later be serviced.  Unlike many, we do not close-off the ability to later service the sign when we install the brick-work!

Faux Stone Brick for Monument Signs


Faux Stone Monumebnt Sign with Raised Aluminum LetteringSometimes, though, it is too costly, impossible, or dangerous to cover a sign cabinet with masonry.  Particularly if it is tall.

Even most buildings are finished with faux stone above the first floor.

We have the ability to manufacture the sign with a stucco, brick, stone, or aggregate exterior faux finish that will fool a mason.

It is strong, durable, weatherproof, and meets fire code.

It is installed over a metal frame, engineered to withstand a 100 mph wind.

It, too, is repairable.  However, repairs are more involved and usually more expensive.

Mowing pads must be significant because weed-eaters and lawn-mowers can damage faux panels.

 

Brick Panels

 

 

red brick grey grout

tan brick tan grout

dark red brick dark grout

old world brick gray grout

Red Brick
Gray Grout

Tan Brick
Tan Grout

Dark Red Brick

 Dark Grout

Old World Brick

 Gray Grout

Stone Panels

 

 

stone gray

concrete

granite block

granite block light gray

Stone

 Gray

Concrete

Granite Block

Granite Block

 Light Gray

granite block tan

granite block light tan

garden stone

block coral

Granite Block

 Tan

Granite Block

 Light Tan

Garden Stone

Block Coral

hand cut block gray

hand cut block light gray

hand cut block tan

hand cut block light tan

Hand Cut Block Gray

Hand Cut Block

 Light Gray

Hand Cut Block
Tan

Hand Cut Block

 Light Tan

large river stone gray

large river stone natural

large river stone tan

small river stone

Large River Stone Gray

Large River Stone

 Natural

Large River Stone

 Tan

Small River

 Stone

natural rock brown

natural rock gray

slate ivory

slate natural

Natural Rock Brown

Natural Rock
Gray

Slate

 Ivory

Slate

 Natural

stacked stone gray

stacked stone light gray

stacked stone light tan

stacked stone tan

Stacked Stone Gray

Stacked Stone

 Light Gray

Stacked Stone

 Light Tan

Stacked Stone
Tan

stone wall gray

stone wall light gray

stone wall light tan

stone wall tan

Stone Wall
Gray

Stone Wall
Light Gray

Stone Wall
Light Tan

Stone Wall
Tan

Colorado River Rock

Durango Mountain Ledge

La Plata Stone

Manzanita Stone

Colorado River Rock

Durango Mountain

 Ledge

La Plata Stone

Manzanita Stone

Mesa Verde Mountain Ledge

Pagosa Springs Stacked Ledge

Yakima Stone

Mesa Verde Mountain Ledge

Pagosa Springs

 Stacked Ledge

Santa Fe Stacked Stone

Yakima Stone

Cambria Cliffstone

Yukon Mountain Ledge

 

Cambria Cliffstone

Yukon Mountain Ledge

Large Pebble

 

EIFS System Foam Monument Signs


EIFS Foam System Monument SignThe cheapest (literally) and fastest way to manufacture a Monument sign is to carve it out of a block of foam (insert an enclosed electrical sign in it) and cover it with an EIFS-like system (fabric impregnated and covered with a stucco-like coating.)

Many cities will not allow these types of signs, however, because they do not engineer to withstand a 100 mph wind.  They have even been known to blow away.

Most foams do not meet fire code.

They are not repairable for any significant damage (bumped into by a car.)  They have to be replaced, making them VERY expensive in total cost.

If the EIFS-type covering is damaged, the underlying foam will conduct electricity when wet, grow mold, and deteriorate.

Birds break the EIFS-type covering and remove the foam for nesting materials.EIFS Foam Monument Sign System

Sunlight causes the foam to degrade over time.

The signs can be, and are stolen.

Mowing pads must be significant because weed-eaters and lawn-mowers damage the sign.

However, it is easily installed over a simple metal pipe, and can easily be moved.

We do manufacture and install them when they meet our customer's needs.

 

(The Monument signs below are NOT EIFS-type signs)

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