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ADA Sign Height

ADA Sign Height, Location, Etc. Are you about to order new ADA-compliant signs for your offices and want to make sure they are mounted correctly? We understand that no one wants to install signs at the wrong height or location. Here are answers to the most commonly asked questions. Rest easy knowing your braille signs […]

Green Dot Sign’s article on Rate It Green Demand for ADA Signs that Contribute to Green Buildings Expected to Continue The number of U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified building projects in the US grew from 41 to over 67,000 between 2000 and 2018. With this green building […]

Braille All Gender Restroom Sign

Top Braille Signage Questions Green Dot Sign answers to common ADA sign questions. Braille Signs & ADA Braille Requirements 1. What is braille? Braille is a tactile reading and writing system used by blind and visually impaired people who would not otherwise have access to printed materials.  This system uses raised dots to represent the […]

Sign Installation for Commerical Real Estate MNCAR 2019

Custom Room Sign Samples – We’re Giving Them Away! Our production team is busy making samples for the three Expos Green Dot Sign will be a part of in October and November.   Sponsoring MNCAR in Minneapolis Green Dot Sign is excited to be a sponsor of the 14th annual Minnesota Commercial Association of Real Estate/Realtors […]

St. Paul Youth Climate Strike

What is the Climate Strike & Why Does It Matter The Climate Strike is a youth-led international effort sparked by Greta Thunberg, demanding action including a swift transition away from fossil fuels to 100% renewable energy. Approximately four million people participated in September 20, 2019 protests. Messaging emphasized the harm our hotter planet is already […]

Accessibility Image

Top Five ADA Sign Questions Based on a decade of braille signage experience, the experts at Green Dot Sign answer common ADA sign questions. ADA Signage Requirements, Compliance & Violations 1. What is an ADA sign? The acronym ADA refers to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in construction, building, and educational settings. An ADA-compliant […]

ADA Signs, Sustainable Innovation, Green Dot Sign, Press Release

Check out Green Dot Sign’s press release on Google News! Green Dot Sign founded to offer an alternative to polluting, plastic braille office signs Saint Paul, MN, September 12, 2019, Green Dot Sign, Inc. – After a decade of making traditional plastic intensive signs, Green Dot Sign founder, Simon Nussbaum wants to make the ADA […]

all gender bathroom sign

Why All Gender Restrooms (and Associated ADA Signage) Matter Top questions about Bathroom Bills, unisex bathrooms, and braille signage pictogram options. What is an All Gender Bathroom?   All gender, gender neutral, and unisex restrooms can by used by anyone. In the last decade, the quantity of all gender restrooms has significantly increased. This change […]

Turtle and Trash

Sparking Climate Change Action: Inspiration from the USGBC Living Standard Report While 40% of Americans say the environment is one of their biggest concerns for the future, only 23% view the environment as one of their biggest concerns today.   This U.S. Public Opinion Research Report finding was detailed during a 2019 talk by David […]

Signs that minimize environmental impact and maximize visual impact

Green Building Positively Impacting Our Planet Given the complexity of our climate crisis, it is easy to feel overwhelmed and question if small improvements can make a difference.  Simon and I have wondered if environmentally friendly office signs are a drop in the bucket and worth the effort – to ourselves and our family –  […]

Custom ADA Room Sign

Room Number Signs Made of Live Edge Wood Live edge wood signs are a unique way to bring nature into your office interior. What is live edge wood? Live edge wood keeps one or more edges of a piece of lumber unfinished so you see the grain and shape of the wood just as it […]

ECOSIA: Web browser that plants trees, easy way to help the planet

Plant Trees by Browsing with Ecosia Earlier this year, I learned about Ecosia, a web browser that uses ad revenue to plant trees. Switching to Ecosia on my laptop and cell phone was easy and it feels good to watch the number of trees my activity plants grow over time. I’m at 816 trees! If […]

Sexy braille sign

Unique, Modern, Beautiful Office Signs If you’re reading this, chances are you’ve googled braille signs, restroom signs, ADA signs or something similar.  Did you notice that the signs available are basically all blue plastic signs with white content? Maybe for variety there’s a black sign or a grey sign.  Spend a day walking around and […]

Install an ADA braille sign

How to Install ADA Door Signs like a Pro Are you about to order new door signs for your offices and feel a little unsure about how to install them? We here at Green Dot Sign understand completely.  After putting time and money into ordering signage, installing signs crooked or in the wrong location is […]