Custom Room Number Signs - ADA Compliant Tactile Braille Signs
Custom Room Number ADA Signs with Tactile Text and Braille - 5x3
ADA Compliant Custom Room Number Signs - 5" x 3" - Tactile Text and Grade 2 Domed Braille
Carrying up to five characters/spaces, this 5"x3" ADA compliant custom room number sign can be used to identify rooms in hotels and motels, offices, schools and other places of public access.
Most of us are aware of ADA signs being required to mark bathrooms, and to inform us of which gender (male, female, or unisex) the room is for, and if it is accessible to people using wheelchairs. But did you know that every permanent room is required to have an ADA compliant identification sign? Think of it the next time you check into a hotel, or visit an office building. In properly signed buildings, you will notice that each room has a small sign indicating it's purpose.
The most common ADA room sign is a room number sign that has tactile (slightly raised to the touch) numbers and/or letters, and Braille that reflects the sign's tactile message.
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ADA Compliant Custom Room Number Signs with Grade 2 Braille and Tactile Text - Used to Alpha-Numerically Identify Rooms
- ADA compliant non-glare matte finish
- ADA compliant font and tactile (1/32 inch raised) letters and/or numbers
- ADA compliant 5x3 size and letter height for up to 5 characters
- ADA compliant California domed Grade 2 Braille
- Our high-quality yet economically priced Custom ADA Room Number Signs are guaranteed to pass inspections performed by California Certified Access Specialists, or your money back.
- Mounting ADA Signs: While we include foam tape on the back side of our custom ADA signs, we recommend ADA signs always be mounted using either fasteners or a construction grade silicone adhesive, such as Lexel. For signs larger than 6" x 6" the foam tape we provide is intended only as an aid for positioning the sign while using fasteners or adhesive for mounting. For correct positioning and mounting heights, view or download our ADA Sign Mounting Guide
What rooms are legally required to have ADA signs?
The short answer : All permanent rooms and spaces are required to have ADA Signs.
The ADA applies to signs that provide designations, labels, or names for interior rooms or spaces where the sign is not likely to change over time. Examples include interior signs labeling restrooms, room number signs, floor numbers or letters, and room name signs. Tactile text descriptors are required for pictograms that are provided to label or identify a permanent room or space.
The key thing to remember: It it's a room that is not likely to change its function, you are required to have an ADA sign identifying it. Most rooms fall under this designation. Restrooms, vending areas, closets, etc. tend not to change function often and are required to have ADA signs. Consider this: Even if an ADA sign is not required, it's still a good idea. Properly identifying the rooms in our buildings makes them accessible to everybody. It's the right thing to do, and the difference in cost to identify a room with an ADA compliant sign versus a non-compliant sign is slight.
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