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Posted on Sunday, January 1st, 2017
Easy, rugged sign post covers
One of the best ways to enhance a sign is with the mounting. When we install a great-looking sign on a couple of 4-by-4-in. posts, we give up a great opportunity to add impact and appeal to the sign. Bulking up the posts gets the post in scale with the sign and adds mass to the sign.
Here’s an easy method that I use to make covers to make the posts look larger. I made a small section of a post cover and photographed the process to show the steps.