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Sticking out from the Competition in Durham NC

One of the challenges that businesses face in the Durham NC area is keeping the branding of the business continually fresh in people’s minds. When it comes to brand recognition or name branding, custom stickers are a great way to help a busines …

5 Simple Ways A Small Business Can Find and Hire Quality People (Part 2)

Before reading this article, you should have already read the first two points of the 5 Great Ways Small Businesses Can Locate and Hire Quality People. This important article features some of the hiring techniques that Bull City Signs, serving Durham …

Your Reputation and Your Review Resources - Part 2

In the previous article we looked at how different review services can both help and hurt your Durham, NC area business. With today’s ever-changing internet marketplace, everyone has the opportunity to let others know about their business expe …

Targeting Tourism in the Durham NC area

Tourism is an important part of the financial infrastructure for the Durham NC area. For many businesses, tourism is a major portion of the annual revenue that the business would bring in; not to mention the wholesalers that provide products to these …

Dealing with Zoning Regulations in Durham NC

Having a sign, banner or yard sign created to help get the message out about your business in the Durham, NC area is a great idea. However, before you spend the money to have a signs, banners and yard signs professionally created by Bull City Signs; …

5 things ever Durham NC business needs to succeed

At Bull City Signs serving the Durham, NC area; we have been in the business arena long enough to see businesses come and go. Many businesses we were sad to see go because they had a great service at a reasonable price, but lacked the business struct …

Is Google Banning Home Businesses in Durham NC?

When owning a small business in the Durham NC area, overhead is a large part of a company’s potential growth variables. A recent trend in the Durham NC area is to save money by working from home. This may be because you don’t have a need …

The Power of the Millennial Buyer in Durham NC

An important factor in today’s advertising mindset is the need to acknowledge the influence of Millennials in your advertising and how you interact with them in a business transaction. This generation of shoppers has developed their own habits, …

Tips on finding the right sign company for your Durham, NC business

If you are needing to have an electric sign, banner or ADA signage made, you have some choices out there. You want to make sure that you are getting the right company that will partner with your brand while not compromising on quality. You google &l …

Retractable Banners – Close-up and Personal

Retractable banners for your Durham, NC business are a great way to get your message out in a budget friendly way. Whether used in front of your store, at a display table, on the showroom floor or at a tradeshow these versatile retractable banners ar …

Why does the phonebook have so many businesses starting with the letter A

Have you ever looked in the Durham, NC area phonebook for a plumber and noted that there were so many businesses that started with the letter “A”? A & A plumbing, A1 Plumbing, AA Plumbing , A AAA Plumbing,  A Better Plumber, ACME …

Making the Most with Vehicle Magnets

One of the common mistakes that we often see here at Bull City Signs in Durham, NC. is when someone creates a vehicle magnet that has their entire life story on it. While one might think putting more words on a single magnet is a good way to save mon …

Why Should I Consider Window Graphics?

One of the challenges that business owners in Durham, NC. face is trying to find creative methods to make potential customers aware of where they are and what they do. There are a variety of different options for getting the message out such as websi …

Tips for Creating A Great Business Card in Durham, NC.

You’ve heard since you were a child that first impressions are the most important, this statement couldn’t be any truer than in the business community where competition is so high and reputations are on the line. The first impression of y …

Tips for creating the perfect vinyl banner

If you want to find out how Bull City Signs in Durham, NC. can print the perfect vinyl banner for you there are a few “vinyl banner basics” that you should know. When Bull City Signs is asked to create a vinyl banner; selecting the right …

Vinyl Banner - Best design practices

One of the common mistakes that we often see here at Bull City Signs in Durham, NC. is when someone creates a vinyl banner that has their entire life story on it. While one might think putting more words on a single banner is a good way to save money …