What’s it cost to produce this monument sign?

By Duncan Wilkie

Posted on Monday, January 4th, 2016

Materials with 50% markup:
HDO plywood……………………. $80
PWF plywood……………………. $40
Dibond ACM……………………. $150
4-by-4-in. treated posts……… $40
Acrylic for graphics…………….. $40
Paint……………………………… $200
Misc…………………………………. $50
Total materials ……………… $600

Labor:
Consult, survey, design……….. 6 hr
Router-cut dimensional
letters and shapes………………2 hr.
Router-cut Dibond,
including file set-up……………2 hr.
Assemble faces…………………..2 hr.
Wrap posts and caps…………..6 hr.
Prep, prime, paint……………….6 hr.
Assemble post structures…….3 hr.
Prep for transit to site………….1 hr.
Travel to and from site…………2 hr.
Dig holes, set posts……………..1 hr.
Assemble sign in place………..2 hr.
Total labor…………………….33 hr.
Evergreen Dental was looking for an interior and exterior sign package for their new building. They viewed our website and contacted us. We directed them to our Create a Signage System document on our site, which outlines the step-by-step process we follow on these projects.


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