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Direct Signs is a top-tier Midlands custom sign company providing services locally and all across the United Kingdom. With over 40 years of experience in the signage industry, we have unrivalled resources and expertise to ensure the production of top-quality and highly effective business signs. As a custom sign company, we can take care of all your corporate signage needs and visions.

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Take your business advertisement to the next level with our top-notch & state-of-The-art signs. Designed uniquely for your needs with personalised decorative & branding corporate signage solutions.

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We’re Not Just A Sign Maker! With Our Cutting-Edge Technologies And Team Of Professionals, We Offer A Full Spectrum Of Services.

Trusted By Leaders

Since establishment, we’ve worked with renowned names and industry leaders such as Seven Trent, Aggrecom, Triumph and many others.  Our customer list is proof of the quality and satisfaction of products and services our sign company offers. Being trusted by such distinguished names gives us the inspiration to continue improving so that we remain a trusted sign company for corporate giants and small businesses alike.

Our Custom Sign Company Provides Full-Cycle Signage Solutions For

Businesses Of All Sizes

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Traffic signs, fire signs, quarry & construction signs with a price match guarantee visit our safety sign website today.

Our Story

Since 1980, Direct Signs has been crafting state-of-the-art custom signs for businesses in the Midlands and across the UK. But our story goes well beyond that. Our founders have extensive experience in the signage industry. Our combined experience enables us to provide top-of-the-line signs to businesses of any size. Our comprehensive services range from design and manufacturing to planning permission, installation and maintenance. Our sign making company takes pride in providing landmarks for businesses all across the United Kingdom.

Full Project Management Service & Sign Production

Direct Signs is a one-stop sign company that provides every service required for branding and advertising signs. We help all types of businesses find signs that best suit their needs. Our product catalog includes 30+ types of unique signage solutions that are constantly updated to keep up with industry-specific trends and requirements. Whether you need new business signs or want to revamp old ones, you’re in the right place. There are no limits to our services - whatever you can imagine, our experts can craft. Our illustrious gallery is proof of our team’s expertise and sophisticated ability to create signs of any complexity.

Our Services

Cutting and Engraving

Here you can get custom signs in all shapes, designs and sizes. Whatever kind of sign you’re considering, Direct Signs can help make it happen. Our cutting-edge equipment gives us the ability to manufacture one-of-a-kind signs for all kinds of businesses. From CNC and laser millers to plotter and digital cutting machines, we have all the required tools to manufacture high-end designs.

Large Format Printing

Get stunning graphics printed with special UV-cured inks that retain their vivid colours for a long period of time, rain or shine. Our sign company provides custom printing services for soft to rigid signage materials. Whether you’re looking for banners, decals, canvas prints or else, we can print them with the highest quality attainable.

Manufacturing and Installation

We handle large-scale signage projects from manufacturing to installation. Our expertise in the field allows us to make signs of any complexity and install them in a quick and accurate manner. We have a national network of installation partners that help us perform professional signage installation throughout the UK.

Planning Permissions

The installation of most outdoor and certain indoor signage requires permission from the local council. We’re here to take care of all the tedious paperwork necessary for obtaining sign permits for installation anywhere across the country. We’ll make the calls, fill out the forms and cover the application fees with your approval so you can enjoy a hassle-free experience.

Way Finding Projects

All our signs are completely customisable and that includes hand-painted colours for any of the materials you can imagine. We utilise the advanced Matthews Painting System which offers over 80,000 different shade combinations to achieve exact colour matching. The system enables us to paint signage materials that correspond to your brand image and its precise specifications.

Repair and Replacement

Apart from being a signage manufacturer, we provide maintenance services as well. Whether you need an old sign that requires fixing or you’re looking for a replacement, we’ll help you out. Our professional craftsmen will give new life to your old signs by upgrading them to modern standards, repairing any abrasions or replacing them fully if needed.

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Our Projects

Seven Trent - Carsington Water

Elmleigh - Hinckley

Severn Trent - Draycote

Aggrecom - Ilkeston

Why Us?

State of the art equipment 

As professional sign manufacturers, our facility is equipped with the latest technology in the industry. From CNC and laser millers to UV printers, we’ve got everything required for producing superb indoor and outdoor signs of any complexity. Feel free to visit us at our headquarters in Hinckley, Leicestershire to check out our advanced fabrication methods and get a grand tour of our facility.

Expert crew of custom sign makers

As a thriving Midlands sign company, we’re committed to providing superior products and services for our customers. To maintain the highest standards in the industry, we enroll only top experts into our team of business sign makers and installers. Each and every employee at Direct Signs is a master in his or her field, giving us the confidence to say that we provide the best quality services possible to our clients.

Premium materials

All products that leave the Direct Signs facility are made of exceptionally high-quality materials. Our signage company employs best-in-class manufacturing processes and every signage material has to pass strict quality assurance before use. The in-house inventory includes everything from acrylic and plywood to canvas and vinyl. We get all signage supplies from our trusted partners to make sure we provide durable signs that meet the standards of all our clients.

Constantly updated list of products

Our sign company offers more than 30 types of custom signage solutions to tackle all your business needs. As a leading commercial sign company, we strive to stay on top of industry trends and introduce new products to the market. Our latest additions include vintage-style marquees as well as modern push-through and halo-lit signs. We also love to craft custom projects so contact us to discuss your vision.

Fast turnaround

If you’re short on time to get a business sign, Direct Signs is the perfect option with the quickest turnaround time and delivery. After taking the order, our experts provide the estimated production and installation times. Our team works around the clock to deliver your products on or ahead of schedule. The turnaround time varies depending on the type and complexity of the sign but we make sure to deliver as fast as possible.

No. 1 choice for over 50,000 customers

Numbers speak for themselves. We recently passed the 50,000 customer mark since the establishment of Direct Signs. It’s a great accomplishment for us and we’ve made it our mission to double that number within half the time. This volume of clients and projects accomplished speaks of the excellent quality of our products and services. It’s an honour to be the go-to sign company for so many satisfied customers.

Unique signage solutions

If you’re looking to stand out from the crowd, Direct Signs has you covered with unique signage. Bespoke signs help your business gain recognition from the right audience. We offer custom branding signage solutions with one-of-a-kind designs. No matter what type of signage your business requires, our craftsmen will tailor it to match your vision. We craft signage based on your pre-existing design or offer state-of-the-art solutions to satisfy your needs.

Quality Assured ISO

Prioritising the quality and craftsmanship of our sign store products ensures that we have the qualification to provide top-of-the-line services for our clients. Our sign company has all the certification and licensing required for producing reliable and prestigious work. 


Get in touch with us and our talented team will help you find the best solutions possible. No matter what type of sign you need, we’re here to bring it to life according to your vision. Our specialists are waiting to give you a consultation to take your business to new heights.