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How to Make Every Day a Celebration

What’s the best way to make any day a celebration? Mark it with a personalized custom engraved plaque you design yourself at PlaqueMaker.com.

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Encourage Employee Innovation with Patent Plaques

In today’s fast-paced business world, companies realize the clearest path to success comes from within. They are challenging workers to brainstorm solutions for technological and manufacturing challenges. If you want your employees to be innovative, encourage them to be independent, push boundaries and think outside the box.

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Share Your Custom Creations with Us!

We love to hear the heartfelt stories and inspiration behind every personalized plaque, award, gift and memento we help bring to life for our customers.

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QR Code Industrial Asset Tags Streamline Inventory

Mobile Inventory Management is the process of scanning QR codes or barcodes with a mobile device to track inventory, shipments and retail transactions. It gives you the data your company needs on your phone or tablet, simplifying asset management. Staff workers can take inventory quicker, know what stock is ready to ship immediately and determine which items need re-ordering.

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PlaqueMaker’s Plaque Distribution Program

Does your organization feature local businesses in “Best Of” competitions? Does your company recognize sponsors with an award program? Does your non-profit thank volunteers for their service with a “Wall of Fame”?

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The Beauty of Glass Objects

Since ancient times, the great artisans of Egypt, Assyria and Italy have been inspired by the special properties of glass to create attractive works of art. Glass can allow light to pass through it, giving it the ability to transform color and sparkle, bringing joy and happiness with just a gaze into its brightness.

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Breaking Away from Traditional Office Décor

Corporations are no longer installing rows upon rows of bland, isolated cubicles. With the traditional nine-to-five work schedule morphing into flexible hours and telecommuting, the traditional office setting is changing. The trend is to create an open, freeform space where employees work wherever they want. Comfy sofas, chairs and large tables give them ample room to work or hold a meeting, creating a new conference room or personal work space trend.

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Distinctive Metal Plaques & More

Whether you are looking for engraved award plaques, custom printed signs or personalized office name plates, using metal material will create a distinctive end result.

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Display Your Family Crest or Coat of Arms

Tracing your family tree is not only fun, it can turn up some exciting surprises. What if you have a Duke, Duchess or even a Queen in your lineage – how cool would that be? All your research efforts could also reveal a family crest or coat of arms. Displaying your family crest is a unique way to pay tribute to your heritage or, dare we say, to show off your ancestral roots. Giving the gift of a family crest or coats of arms custom engraved or full-folor printed on ornaments, picture frames or paperweights to relatives at your next reunion would probably be a much appreciated memento, too.

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Natural Wood Décor

Consult an interior designer and they will tell you that the use of wood and natural light in your home has a beneficial effect on stress reduction, psychological health and well-being. Recent studies show home furnishings and décor made from natural wood, as opposed to more industrial or synthetic materials like steel, concrete or plastics, increases positive emotions. Participants commonly describe wood in rooms to be “warm,” “comfortable,” “relaxing,” “natural” and “inviting,” and appear to have a strong belief that the use of wood can help to create healthful environments.

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Granite & Marble Stand the Test of Time

Natural stone is quarried all over the Earth. No two pieces are identical due to the unique forces of nature. One of the most attractive qualities of natural stone like granite and marble, variances include differences in color, shading, irregular markings, voids, pitting, veins and fissures.

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Name Your Car Day

We all remember Kit from Knight Rider, Herbie the Love Bug, Lightning McQueen from Cars not to mention, Shaguar from Austin Powers, International Man of Mystery.

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Why We Love Customized Products

Take it from one who knows: YOU. When you meet up with your favorite person, engage in content created for you or receive a personalized gift, doesn’t it leave you feeling like someone has taken your personal interests and preferences into consideration?

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Custom Real Estate Signs

Create personalized real estate signs for all your realtor needs. Our metal signs are far superior to the corrugated plastic signs you may see online and elsewhere.

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Free WiFi Signs – Your New Company Marketing Tool

Today’s customers spend a great deal of time on their mobile devices and expect to take advantage of free WiFi service at all the places where they shop and dine. Recent surveys show 50% of shoppers who access a store’s WiFi spend more money than those who do not, while 62% of businesses say customers spend more time in their shops if WiFi is available. Posting a sign that says WiFi is available with a password makes good business sense.

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Interior Design Trends for the Office and the Garage?

Trying to enjoy your favorite pastime in a dusty old garage doesn’t cut it anymore with today’s homeowner. It may be why a growing number are re-imagining their garages into custom retreats. What was once unfinished space set aside for cars, lawn mowers and abandoned gym equipment is totally getting a makeover.

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Stylish Ways to Display Custom Award Plaques

While many of PlaqueMaker’s products include freestanding display mechanisms built right into their design, others offer display options and upgrades just as good-looking.

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Limitless Design Possibilities with Custom Cut Stencils

Stencils date back 37,000 years when Neanderthals use them to apply hand prints on cave walls in Spain. In 105 A.D., the Chinese employ stencils to add color to paper as a new printing technique. In a method called Katazome, the Japanese apply rice paste to them to block the saturation of dyes onto fabric. Paper, fabric and wood become art with the use of stencils.

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The Perfect Pen Gift Guide

Buying a gift for someone is an undertaking worthy of much consideration and this includes the choosing of a pen. Some say a writing instrument is an extension of the writer’s mind. Others think of pens as a necessary accessory that adds to their personal sense of style. Either way, let the person’s preferences be your guide to get it right.

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10 Retirement Gift Ideas For a Job Well Done

Retirement, Corporate, Employees, Recognition

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