Signs of the Times

signs of the times

Signs of the Times is the leading brand for comprehensive sign-industry news, technical information and in-depth analysis since 1906. Our mission is to educate and inspire signage and graphics professionals worldwide through award-winning editorial perspectives, technology updates, new product reviews, one-of-a-kind State of the Industry reports, expert advice, graphics techniques and much more.  You can subscribe here.

Precision Board HDU is featured in the pages of Signs of the Times:


2020 Sign Invitational Preview


NEW: 25lb Precision Board Offered

Timed to Perfection

Flint/Sawatzky Voted Winners of the 2019 Sign Invitational (both used Precision Board HDU)

A Behind the Scenes Look at the 2019 Sign Invitational

Black Book 2019

How’s this grab you?  A smashing octopus display in the lobby demonstrates this shop’s artistic reach


HEAVY METAL – There’s nothing plain about this weighty sign in Ohio’s Amish Country

BIG SIGN COUNTRY – Replacing historic Yellowstone Park building signs – and a CNC router

Sustainable Sign Products


Big cat comin’ at you

Sign Systems – First Place

Unique Signs – First Place


Commercial Freestanding Signs – Third Place

Strictly Commercial

Electric Monument Signs – Second Place


ST Update (by Steve Aust)

Sealing the Deal

A Runaway Train of Thought


Product Showcase: FoamBoards and HDU

Sign Systems – Second Place

Electric Freestanding Signs – First Place

Strictly Commercial (by Roger Cox)


Commercial Freestanding Signs – First Place

Commercial Building Signs – Second Place / Third Place

Pursuing a Different Rout

Strictly Commercial (by Doug Haffner)

Little Fish, Big Dreams


Sign Systems – Second Place

Murals/Banners/Supergraphics – First Place

New Products – Coastal Enterprises Primer/Filler