Interior Wayfinding Signs
The effective use of color coding, legible text, and visual icons on interior wayfinding signs are crucial for guiding patrons smoothly and efficiently through a space. Color coding serves as an intuitive method to categorize and differentiate various areas or paths, making navigation simpler and more instinctive. This approach is especially beneficial in complex environments like large facilities or healthcare centers.
Incorporating visual icons alongside text provides a universal language that transcends linguistic barriers, allowing for broader accessibility. These elements of interior wayfinding signs are especially important in settings like elderly care facilities, where residents, including those with dementia, may face challenges with memory, spatial orientation, and cognitive processing. For dementia patients, familiar symbols and consistent color schemes can provide vital cues and a sense of familiarity, reducing confusion and anxiety. Hi Signs worked closely with LeeCaring Communities as wayfinding design-build specialists for their latest seniors care facility, HolSome.
Design, signage program, wayfinding maps, fabrication, and installation. Overall solution provided accessibility and ease for seniors care.
Hi Signs is a Canadian architectural signage and wayfinding fabricator, dedicated to creating functional and aesthetically pleasing solutions for our clients such as interior wayfinding signs. With 50 years of experience in the industry, our team of designers and project managers have a thorough understanding of how to effectively guide people through complex environments, delivering turn-key solutions.