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Andy Lackie
Turning offline into online: Making your business Instagrammable

Turning offline into online: Making your business Instagrammable

The most valuable form of marketing is when your customers market you. Whether it’s word of mouth, referrals, or just sharing online, nothing is more powerful than people telling the world about your business. It’s no secret that social media is now a major factor in people’s choice of restaurant. bar, hotel, store or attraction. Studies show that 55% of Americans are motivated to go to a restaurant after seeing it on social media, while 30% of millennials will avoid a restaurant with a poor Instagram presence. The result: A picture of your friend at a great-looking place is likely...

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Andy Lackie
Do I Need A Dimmer For My Neon Sign?

Do I Need A Dimmer For My Neon Sign?

I got a streamer room neon light!(https://t.co/NUvqXy1F0E) pic.twitter.com/HyapLW0r1m — Limmy (@DaftLimmy) July 12, 2020     Our Neon Signs are super bright, using a unique to us 120 LED per meter type of strip.  The colours are not only super vivid, but will light up a large space. If you want to be able to lower the light level for a more intimate vibe, we would always recommend a dimmer. Another thing to consider is photo's.  Many of our customers buy signs from us for their photo walls, or to increased the Instagram-able-ness of their space.  While a bright neon...

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Andy Lackie
What Size Neon Should I Get?

What Size Neon Should I Get?

This is a super common question, and the answer is of course... It depends... For home, we would typically recommend a small or medium size sign.  Our signs are very bright so you don't need a huge one to create a really nice neon vibe.  It's easy to get carried away and think "my living room wall is 3 meter wide, so I want a 3 meter wide sign" but in reality that will be too big and a 1 meter sign will be plenty. For commercial spaces, it depends on the size of space.  For a selfie wall, medium...

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Andy Lackie
LED Neon Vs Glass Neon

LED Neon Vs Glass Neon

Now this is a hot subject. Many old style glass neon companies routinely complain to us and our competitors about the use of the word "Neon".  Let's clear this up. Most "glass neon's" don't even have neon gas inside them and haven't for years. So our LED neon's have just as much neon in them as a glass sign. Our opinion on glass neon's is that they are awesome, they look incredible, and nothing can truly compare. However, they do have their drawbacks. We have around 10 enquiries per week of people who are looking for their glass neon to...

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