Sign Galleries

Signs & Plaques

Gallery 28A - Medium and Small Outside Identification and Address Signs for Retail Stores & Businesses

Signs Mounted on a Wall, Hanging over a Sidewalk (Blade Sign), Mounted Between Two Posts, or Placed in a Window

Welcome to our photo Gallery 28A which contains over 400 photos of custom carved medium and small dimensional wood and High-Density-Urethane (HDU) signs for commercial businesses and retail stores of all types..

If you have just entered our website and you want an overview of our company and all our products, please start with our Home page (click on the dark gray tab at the top left of the page). Other photo Galleries can be visited by clicking on the numbered light gray boxes in the lower left margin. Closely related photo Galleries are Gallery 28 which shows large business identification, entrance, monument and directory signs, and Gallery 28B which shows interior business signs & plaques, including Point-of-Purchase (POP) and Point-of-Sale (POS)  displays. Interior corporate wall seals with logos are shown in Gallery 35. We also have over 4000 business signs in our other photo Galleries (10-12, 14-16, 19-29, and 35) for specialty businesses such as law firms, medical and dental offices, financial services and banks, golf courses, apartments, farms, horse facilities, restaurants, food stores, bars, pubs, wineries, hotels, resorts, B&Bs, etc. This Gallery 28 contains signs for other retail stores and storefront businesses such as clothing, art and photo galleries, hardware stores, service businesses, etc.

Retail Store Signs


In this Gallery 28A we show over 400 medium and small commercial and retail store signs. These signs are typically 18 inches to 48 inches wide, and serve to identify businesses and retail stores, show entrances, and advertise products & services. Our larger (4 ft to 20 ft wide) entrance, identification, monument and directory signs are shown in Gallery 28. We also can make your wood or wrought iron sign support structure (posts, hangers, chains, laterals, brackets, base, etc.) for post-mounted and hanging signs, if you wish, so you have an easy to install kit shipped to you.

We will design custom signs for you at no cost. Please refer to the ID number (e.g. M6110) if you want your sign to be similar to one or more signs shown in the Galleries.

Retail Store Sign

Retail Store Sign

Carved and Engraved Sign for Bateman Gypsy Wagon Company, Painted Metallic Gold and Black


This Gallery 28A contains over 320 photos of retail store and business signs & plaques, and covers 2 pages. The pages can be turned by clicking on the underlined page number below,  or the "1" or "2" (page numbers) at the bottom of the page, just below the photos. The photos in this Gallery are shown in the following order, top to bottom:

  1. PAGE 1  Medium and Small signs for Retail Stores - Jewelry, Gifts, Art, Furniture, Photo Studios, Clothes, Housewares, Salons, Travel Agencies, and many others.
  2. PAGE 2  Medium and Small Signs for Various Other Businesses - Construction, Manufacturing, Home & Business Services, Equipment sales & rental, Misc.
  3. PAGE 2, Bottom  3-D carved art appliques

In addition to this Gallery 28A, we have displayed over 4000 specialty business signs in other photo Galleries (10-12, 14, 19-29) for specialty businesses such as law firms, medical and dental offices, financial services and banks, golf courses, apartments, farms, restaurants, bars, wineries and hotels, etc. These can be viewed by clicking on a numbered gray box in the lower left margin.  

PRICES. Our commercial signs in this Gallery 28A are made of one or more of these materials: Cedar, Redwood, Mahogany Oak, Cherry & Maple Wood, HDU (High-Density-Urethane), HDPE (High-Density Polyethalene), Acrylic, Aluminum, and Steel/Wrought Iron.  Our prices depend on sign area (width x height), material, design detail and complexity (e.g., 3-D vs 2.5-D), and any special features (e.g., steel reinforcements and frames, gold-leaf, 3-D appliques, etc.). Smaller (18 to 36 inches wide) retail hanging or wall signs have prices from $200 to $500+. Medium size single-faced HDU signs, typically 4 feet wide and 2 1/2 ft high, without posts, have prices between $800 and $900+. More detailed information on sign retail prices, along with their design features, are described on the Price, Size, and Design Features page.

Gallery 28 A, Retail Store Sign of the Month - Carved ,Engraved and Sandblasted Overhead Sign for Movimento Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Artist- Painted

PLEASE CONTACT US. Please call or email us for a price quote on a specific sign or plaque. We will work with you to design and build the exact one you want. Our knowledgeable and helpful Customer Service Representatives, Christie and Regina, will respond to your request promptly. Call us at 951-698-8484 or email us at, or you can fill out and submit our on-line Request an Estimate Form. We would like very much to work with you to make your custom sign or plaque, and we are confident that you will be pleased with it. We take great pride in every product we make for our valued clients. We offer a 2 year warranty on all our products in any climate. Please contact us today so we can get your sign or plaque design initiated.

HOW TO NAVIGATE THIS SITE. You can scroll down this page to see more sign designs by using the slider on the scroll bar at right edge of this page. You can enlarge a photo and get information on the sign by clicking on the photo. After you enlarge a photo, to return to this Gallery page, click on  "Return to List" at the bottom right of the photo or text. The other page in this Gallery 28A can be viewed  by clicking on an underlined page  "1" or "2" (page numbers) at the bottom of the page, just below the photos. Other photo Galleries can be viewed by clicking on a numbered gray box in the lower left margin. Business web pages (e,g, prices & design optionsrequest a quote, place an orde) can be viewed by clicking on a gray box in the upper left margin. Other informational web pages, including our Home Page can be visited by clicking on dark gray tabs at the top of the page in the header

The photos above on this page show a wide variety of examples of smaller exterior ( wall, hanging, window, address), and interior (wall & hanging) signs and plaques for commercial businesses of all types, from retail shops to corporate headquarters. Large entrance & monument signs for stores and businesses are shown in Gallery 28 - Business Large Entrance & Monument Signs.

Specialty business signs (attorneys, physicians, dentists, vets, CPAs, realtors, restaurants, bars, wineries, seashore businesses, farms & ranches, hotels, etc) are shown in other Galleries-please see the Gallery listing in the numbered boxes on the lower left margin.Small indoor signs and plaques for stores and businesses are shown in Gallery 28B- Small Interior Signs & Plaques for Stores & Companies.

These dimensional signs and plaques can be made from HDU, Redwood or Cedar, plastic/acrylic, or metal, and can be elevated (letters, art and border higher than background) or recessed (letters lower than background). Sign styles range from formal , elegant , commercial, eye-catching, to natural or rustic.These completely custom signs can have the name of the business, the proprietor's name, a short message ("Welcome"), street number, and logos or other art. .Some "off-the-shelf " 3-D carvings which may apply to your sign are shown at the bottom of this page; of course we can make any custom carving you wish.

We make entrance and storefront wall signs, interior mall overhead wall signs, hanging signs, blade (projecting over sidewalk or walkway ) signs, and interior wall signs. We will design you a custom sign or plaque for you at no cost assuming you purchase the sign. Please refer to the ID number (e.g.S28011) if you want your sign to be similar to one or more signs shown in the gallery. Our most popular sizes for these signs are in the range from 24 to 48 inches wide.

For more information on prices go to Price, Size, and Design Features page or Request a Estimate. Normally you will receive your sign 3 to 5 weeks after you place a firm order and have approved a proof.