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Building Safety Month 2022
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May 2, 2022 by

It’s Building Safety Month, brought to us by the International Code Council. This month-long safety campaign is a reminder that building codes are constantly being updated to accommodate modern advances, and helps individuals learn what it takes to create safe and sustainable structures.

Align with a Life Safety Leader | Online Marketing Opportunities with American PERMALIGHT®
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December 10, 2021 by

Have you wanted to partner with American PERMALIGHT® – a leader in the Life Safety industry, while also promoting your own business? You can now accomplish this through our Online Marketing Opportunities. Learn more in this informative article.

Make Custom Glow-in-the-Dark Signs with American PERMALIGHT®
December 9, 2021 by

At American PERMALIGHT® we can make your creative sign ideas a reality. Whatever your idea is, let us know and we will help create your sign idea with our PERMALIGHT® Photoluminescent Printable Substrates to create the perfect glow-in-the-dark sign.

The History of Photoluminescence
November 10, 2021 by

The phenomena of photoluminescence (or “glow-in-the-dark”) have been documented since the early 17th century and have since evolved into a source of reliable lighting and egress path markings in the modern-day Life Safety industry as well as other uses you’ve seen in day-to-day life. Learn more about the history of photoluminescence here.

Have a Safe & Fun Halloween 2021
October 29, 2021 by

It’s our second Halloween during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic – how have things changed this year over last? Read more to find out what has been recommended by the CDC to have a safer Halloween this year.

Virtual Education Sessions for Business Growth
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October 27, 2021 by

Want to develop new skills to help grow your business? Do you need expert help solving your unique business challenges? American PERMALIGHT® Virtual Education Sessions are the solution. Read on to learn more about what we have to offer through our sessions and how they can benefit you.

Comprehensive Material Takeoffs for your Project Bids
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October 25, 2021 by

One of the various specialty skills at American PERMALIGHT® is our fee-based Comprehensive Material Takeoff service – perfect for photoluminescent installers who are too busy or unsure of how to do a material takeoff correctly for an exit path marking job bid.

2021 International Shakeout Day
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October 21, 2021 by

International ShakeOut Day is observed on the third Thursday every October. This is the day to practice earthquake safety drills so that you are prepared when the ground starts shaking. Read more about how you can join in the Great Shakeout 2021.

What Is Stair Nosing?
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October 5, 2021 by

Learn what stair nosing is, and how our PERMALIGHT® Aluminum Stair Nosing is the perfect safety solution to creating a visibile, code-compliant step edge in your next project.

What Does it Mean to be "Cal-Fire" Approved?
September 29, 2021 by

Our PERMALIGHT® PVC Exit Signs are a Cal-Fire approved building product – but what exactly does this mean? Learn more in this post.