When To Install Two Sets of House Numbers

Installing two sets of address numbers is a smart choice when your home is set back a distance from the road.
6" Palm Springs numbers, Vertical, Matte Black | photo: Marshall H.

"If you have a long drive, we suggest installing one set of numbers near the road where guests and delivery drivers can easily see them, and a second set near the entry."

Guide your visitors and provide a sense of ease. Coordinated numbers also add curb appeal and value. Plus, delivery drivers and first responders will thank you!

6" Palm Springs numbers, Matte Black | photo: Marshall H.

Our customer used 6", vertically oriented, Palm Springs numbers at the entry to his driveway. He installed second set of 4" numbers on his home, set back quite a distance from the road. With coordinated font and finish, we love the look on his gorgeous home. The result is timeless, smart and modern. Well done Marshall!
Check out this creative ways of displaying your house numbers.

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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. Learn more about Rick on LinkedIn.

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