All of us here at Metro Sign & Awning send a hearty “Congratulations!” to the team at Dellbrook and everyone involved in the West of Chestnut development in Quincy. We were excited and honored to be involved very early (probably before the earliest point in this time-lapse video!)

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While the video shows the dramatic transformation, you don’t see all the behind-the-scenes planning and design decisions that go into creating interior signage that complements a beautiful interior while serving an important (possibly life-saving) purpose for residents and visitors.

More on that later.

For now, here’s a glimpse at some of the preliminary sketches, hinting at how professional sign designers work to ensure interior signage meets codes, is ADA compliant, and is created and installed to be both beautiful and useful for visitors and residents.


Metro Sign & Awning works with architects, property owners and construction managers during the design-build process, helping them realize their vision.  Get the signs you want, and the expert help you need, from design to permitting to fabrication and installation. Metro Sign & Awning is at your service

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