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Project Highlight: M&T Tech Hub

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT M&T Tech Hub Buffalo tech sector's high-rise boost Takeform helps M&T Bank translate high concept into fresh vibe High-tech attitude. Dynamic floor plans. Vibrant décor. A landmark Buffalo, N.Y., skyscraper found a new purpose thanks to M&T Bank, whose $58 million investment…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Interior Signage, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Acrylic, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Braille, Branded space, Corporate, Corporate, dimensional letters, Directional Signage, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, notice holder, room id, Signage, Vivid, Window film

Project Highlight: Foothill Ranch Health Center

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Foothill Ranch Health Center Spa-like health center reflects welcome shift in care For design sensitivity, tricky logistics, and problem-solving prowess, A&D firms turn to Takeform. Picture this: you walk into an open, light-filled entrance tastefully decorated and staffed by greeters.…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Highlight, Interior Signage, Project Profiles, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Acrylic, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Braille, Branded space, dimensional letters, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Fusion, Graphics, Healthcare, Medical Office Building, MOB, Patient experience, room id, room numbers, Signage, Wallcovering, Window film

Project Highlight: NextCorps

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Nextcorps | Going up. Helping a startup hub remake a storied retail space for tomorrow's legends. What does a former department store have in common with a high-tech startup incubator? Both have high traffic. Both see new ideas and new products introduced with each passing season.…  read more

Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Acrylic, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Braille, Brand, Branded space, Corporate, dimensional letters, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Graphics, Logos, notice holder, Restroom Signs, room id, Sign design, Signage, Vivid, Wallcovering, Window film

Project Highlight: Be Well

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT Be Well | 'Hope Happens Here' Like the décor, signage is designed to be more welcoming and less institutional. A new behavior health facility emphasizes safe, warm environment. In a time of increasing need for addiction recovery and mental health services, one public-private partnership…  read more

Tagged: 3 Dimensional, Acrylic, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Behavioral health, Brand, Branded space, Case Study, customer safety, dimensional letters, Environmental Graphics, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Graphics, Installation, Logos, patient safety, Permanent Room Sign, Restroom Signs, room id, Sign design, Signage, Wallcovering, Wayfinding

Project Highlight: LSUS

PROJECT HIGHLIGHT LSUS A natural reflection. First impressions. The exterior of the new renovated Science Lecture Auditorium at LSUS marks the location with raised lettering from Takeform's Ethos line. Each weather-resistant letter is ¾ inch cast aluminum, brushed, and clear coated. Reimagined lecture…  read more

Posted in: Project Profiles  |  Tagged: 3 Dimensional, ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Back-to-School, College, Environmental Graphics, Ethos, Experiential Design, Experiential Graphics, Exterior Signage, Graphic Panels, Graphics, Higher Education, Logos, room id, Sign design, Signage

Helping you stand up to COVID-19

Helping you stand up to COVID-197 critical communication products designed for cleanability. Even during more routine times, disinfecting healthcare and other high-traffic environments is a serious responsibility. In this unprecedented time, sanitary spaces are more critical than ever before – everyone's…  read more

Posted in: Interior Signage, Takeform News  |  Tagged: antibacterial, antiviral, clean, Coronavirus, COVID19, Directional Signage, disinfect, Facility, Healthcare, instructional signage, Interior Design, notice holder, notices, pathogens, Restroom Signs, room id, Signage, virus, Vivid, Wayfinding

Project Profile: American Greetings

American Greetings: a vibrant collaboration PROJECT PROFILE CLIENT: American Greetings Creative Studios | World Headquarters WHAT: Wayfinding Interior Signage WHERE: Cleveland, OH ARCHITECT/ INTERIORS: CallisonRTKL PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF: American Greetings Creative Studios 650,000 square feet. Five…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Branding, Interior Signage, Project Management, Project Profiles, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: ADA Compliance, Brand, Facility, Icons, Project Management, room id, Signage, Wayfinding

Project Profile: H&R Block

H&R Block: 500 Offices. 6 Months. Nationwide. With every interaction, H&R Block is changing how people perceive the tax experience. With retail offices being a key engagement point, we worked closely with them to invigorate 500 locations across the US. Each “Brand 17" office was energized…  read more

Posted in: Branding, Engineering, Interior Signage, Project Management, Project Profiles  |  Tagged: Environmental Graphics, Graphics, Logos, Project Management, room id, Signage, Vivid

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The following is a summary of ADA regulations related to signage and wayfinding based on the Department of Justice's 2010 revision of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. As of March 15, 2012 compliance with the 2010 Standards are required for new construction and alterations under Titles II…  read more

Posted in: ADA, Interior Signage, Wayfinding  |  Tagged: ADA Compliance, ADA standards, Americans with Disabilities Act, Directional Signage, Graphics, Interior Design, Permanent Room Sign, room id, Signage, Wayfinding