Category Archives: Installations

How to Replace 16 Year Old Trailer Wraps (or not!)

When the good folks at said they were coming to town and would like to replace their 16 year old trailer wraps, we knew just what to do! Now, removing and replacing trailer wraps this old might seem like a tedious and expensive request. In fact there were two 53′ trailers to be exact […]

Flat Surface, Round Wall, SMOOTH PROCESS!

Curved Walls Fino

  These awesome rounded Wallscapes were produced by Outdoor Sign Systems of Yorba Linda, California. They’re being shown off at a high-profile, busy urban intersection. The changeable graphic system was installed on the radius block wall, using the standard off the shelf, Ackland Media Frame. No bending or fabrication was required. The frames are made from a semi-rigid, […]

Frames vs Wrap Edition – Excerpt from Dec’s SDG Mag

Sign and Digital Graphics mag cover

Nothing beats a 3rd party, independent study conducted as a field test to determine the pluses and minuses of an industrial product. In our ‘Frame vs Wrap” edition, Charity Jackson and her team at Visual Horizons Custom Signs ( in Modesto, CA did just that, and then went on to write about it in December’s […]

Ackland SNAPCAP – Beverly Hills value at a Bargain Price!

beverly hills value

One of the first companies to try our new SNAPCAP frame was The Sign Chef ( ). They had a high end client in Beverly Hills named Marina Rinaldi, that was looking for a way to display large format graphics in their store front window. They also wanted to easily change those graphics as their marketing […]

Our Newest Product: Ackland Snap Cap!

  You Asked, For It We Listened Finally, a Snap-Open Wall Frame for Large Format Graphics. Similar to traditional “Snap/Flip” style frames, but with NO SIZE LIMITS! Now you can SNAP IN the big stuff, instead of just posters! Holds Flexible or Rigid Media! Change Graphics in MINUTES! Ackland “Hands Free” perimeter holds media secure […]

“HALF the TIME, and 1/3 the COST! — Client was ECSTATIC!”

(This just in from SIGNS BY SCOTT, Colorado State Fair!) Hi Guys, We’ve had such a great response from the Colorado State Fair banners that now everyone wants one! According to the local newspaper, the attendance was 480,204. Typically, we print dibond material, laminate it and attach it in 4×8 sheets to the grand stand […]

Choosing A Banner Frame System: How Easy Is It To Change Vinyl?

Click the video above to see how easy media changes are with Ackland Media Frames   Banner Frames are an incredible way to create instant billboards on empty building, wall and truck space. They can literally create monthly advertising revenue from nothing, with the right visibility and media. Unfortunately not all banner frames systems are […]

Can Someone Please EXPLAIN?

  It’s really hard to imagine why someone would suffer the NIGHTMARE of Removing THIS: …when they could just COVER It — like THIS?? (Same truck below — an hour later!) Can somebody please explain? Truck Graphics job produced by Perfect Appearance, Pueblo, CO. “Brad, Wow! What a transformation! … and what a great product to work with! […]

Student Driver Takes Out Stop Sign, 400 ft of Graphics Changed in 40 Minutes!

“We did our first swap-out from last year’s batch. A Student Driver from our Truck Driving School (client) took out a STOP sign and tore the vinyl about 9 feet. 1 side swapped – Start to Finish 40 minutes! We’re getting good with this stuff! 15 down, 3 more to go this year.” – Adam […]

If You Can Make a Sandwich…

If You Can Make a Sandwich – you can install the Ackland Media Frame.   If there was just ONE THING I wish prospective customers could understand about our Media Frames, it would be the SIMPLICITY.  It’s as easy as making a sandwich! (no mustard required.) Base Plate Vinyl Media (Non-Adhesive) Cover Plate Jerry Ackland […]