Different Types of Parking Lot Signs

Different Types of Parking Lot Signs

Different Types of Parking Lot Signs

When you have a business, one of the things that you should have are signs in your parking lot. There are different types of signs that you can put in your parking lot based on your goals. Below are some of the signs that are usually found in a business parking lot.

Aluminum Composite Signs

Signs made from heavy-duty aluminum composite is great for many different applications and they are your best option when you need something permanent. They are available semi-customized, fully customized and stock options, these signs are a thickness of .080” and they are made from rustproof aluminum.

They are also strong enough for high winds and inclement weather. Come in many sizes with holes that are predrilled so you can mount them on a steel post, sign stanchion, or wall.

These signs can be used on your:

  • Parking deck
  • Along driveways
  • Access roads
  • Temporary parking lots and more…

6 Benefits of having aluminum sings in your parking lot:

  1. Show people where the fire lanes, assigned parking spots, or no parking spots are
  2. Identify the handicap parking spots
  3. Designate visitor and reserved parking spots or assign a parking spot
  4. Post the speed limits
  5. Improve traffic safety and flow
  6. Deter any unauthorized parking

Signs made from aluminum are also great for a lot of other areas that are outside on the property, including:

  • Playgrounds
  • Common areas
  • Dog parks
  • Pool or spa areas
  • Recreational areas and more…

A-Frame Signs

If you have a situation where you need portability, another good type of sign is the a-frame sign. These signs can be placed wherever you want them to go to give them increased impact and visibility.

Designed to be used for the short term, these types of signs can let people know that there is a temporary situation in parking, directions for parking, parties, special events, and a lot more

3 Features and Benefits of Using A-frame signs:

  1. Great for conveying temporary messages
  2. Easily moved from one sport to another
  3. You can have the same message or different message on the back side


When you are searching for a way that you can give people information about parking or other things in your business, parking lot signs are the best way that you can do it. They come in a variety of sizes and types and they are a cost effective way to get your message across.

Questions about Parking Lot Signs?

Spectrum Signworks is proud to have installed parking lot signs in some of the finest businesses in Naples, Florida. If you’re interested in working with our world-class designers on Parking Lot Signs for your business, give us a call at 239-908-0505!