What things should be considered when choosing address numbers for your home?
Gone are the days when nearly everyone had the exact same style and color of address numbers on their home. Now, there are an abundance of options to choose from. Before you make your decision, read more about the things you need to consider.
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Visibility, Style, and Adherence to Regulations
There are a few things you should take into consideration when choosing address numbers for your home.
The first is to make sure the numbers are visible from the street. This will ensure that emergency responders can find your home quickly and easily. You also want to make sure the numbers are large enough to be seen from a distance.
Another thing to consider is whether you want your address numbers to match the style of your home.
Choose numbers that complement the overall look of your property.
Finally, check with your local city or county ordinances to see if there are any regulations regarding address numbers.
By following these simple tips, you can ensure that your home is properly identified and easy to find.
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rick mclain, author
Rick is a licensed architect at repp mclain design & construction. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Arizona and an MS from the Department of Architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). When he’s not designing and fabricating he enjoys spending time with Brandy, Jack, Avery & Taylor and restoring his grandfather’s Ford pickup truck.