27 02, 2018

Supporting Local Business

February 27th, 2018|general, News|

You can pretty much order anything online these days, signage included! While it may end up seeming like the less expensive option, you will probably end up with something you’re not totally happy with. Aside from not being able to work with a designer to make sure your sign is going to be optimal for [...]

22 02, 2018

Best Visibility 101

February 22nd, 2018|general, News|

  As a small or medium business owner, when you spend the money to get your business signage, you want to make sure that your new purchase is the most effective it can be. It’s always best to get a professional opinion on design, but here are a few guidelines to follow. For a general [...]

19 01, 2018

Optimize Your Sign’s Design

January 19th, 2018|general, News|

Your sign is the first impression you give to a hefty chunk of your new customers, so you want to make sure you’re making maximum impact. Here are some best practices for your signs design. Font Try to stick to one, maximum two different font types, and make sure the ones you have selected are [...]

2 01, 2018

Some Interesting Facts on Colour Psychology

January 2nd, 2018|general, News|

Colour adds so much to our lives, and depending on our cultures and backgrounds, our emotional reactions to Colour can be deeply personal. There have been many attempts at pinpointing which colours evoke which emotions from the masses, but there are too many personal factors that contribute to how an individual reacts to the colours [...]

18 12, 2017

Why You Should Upgrade to LED Signage

December 18th, 2017|Go Green, News|

Low-maintenance. LEDs contain no hazardous chemicals, they are easy to clean and they run cool. They are ideal for outdoor application, and they are tough enough to require minimal protection. Worth the Investment.                   High-quality LED’s can run up to 100,000 hours – that outlasts both neon and fluorescent lighting options. That means fewer replacements [...]

12 12, 2017

The Benefits of Signs

December 12th, 2017|general, News|

How do people learn about your business? Maybe your first thought was google, or social media. Signs are often overlooked from a marketing standpoint, but they are so important in the appearance of your brand. Great signage is critical to retail businesses. It attracts customers, it’s their first impression of your brand and it communicates [...]

28 06, 2017

Sign and Lighting Tech Lead Hand Wanted!

June 28th, 2017|Careers, News|

Are you an electrical technician with experience in multiple trades? Are you a true leader who is capable of getting the best out of your employees? Want to join an organization that takes pride in doing the right thing? If so, we've got the perfect role for you. One of Western Canada's leading specialists in [...]

26 06, 2017

Our Spring Newsletter is here!

June 26th, 2017|News|

Well technically its now summer, but here is Westcan Sign & Lighting Service's June Newsletter!

21 06, 2017

Our Newest Addition to the Fleet!

June 21st, 2017|Go Green, News, safety|

We recently purchased and set up a new 2017 Nissan Service Van. The van has a rh41 lift on it and can reach 41 foot working height. The rh41 lift is also better for the environment since it can run for several hours on battery power reducing the amount of vehicle idle time. [...]

21 06, 2017

Sign/Lighting Tech & Safety Officer – Stephen

June 21st, 2017|News, Our Employees, Sign/Lighting Technicians|

We are doing features on Westcan's Sign/Lighting Technicians. This month's feature is Sign/Lighting Techician and Safety Officer Stephen Winrow. We asked Steve 6 questions: What was your first job? McDonald's, but my first full time job was as an auto body apprentice How long have you worked with Westcan Lighting? Almost 5 years What do [...]