The Finest Personalised Wooden House Signs & Plaques in Australia

Every property has a unique story. Whether your house has a historical name or you have named it since you moved in, we design beautiful house signs that will add to its legacy. Each sign is personalised to your tastes to match the unique character of your home. With hundreds of different design choices you can select from a range of high quality timbers, custom engraved letters, numbers or images with a variety of shapes, colours and finishes.


Custom Engraving

Custom engraved signs with a huge range of engraving choices. Choose your font, size, shape and tell us what you want engraved, we’ll look after the rest!

Printed Indoor Bamboo signs

Full colour printing directly onto the material. We most commonly use Bamboo ply, but other materials available on request. Fast turnaround and affordable rates.

Free & Easy Design Service

Creating your own custom design sign is easier than ever with our online design form. Just follow the easy steps and receive a free mockup of your design prior to purchase.

In our Melbourne workshop we have crafted thousands of home signs over the years. Our experience as signmakers and craftsmen has taught us a lot and while we are not going to tell you what options to choose, we have a pretty good idea of what option work best for different signs. So if you are unsure about any of the wide range of custom options available, don’t hesitate to get in touch. We are happy to discuss what will work best for your personalised house sign.

Unique & Interesting Custom Signs for Your House or Property

We hope you are as proud of your property as we are of our signage. We are interested to hear the story of your property, it’s history and how its name came about. Add in a bit of information about where it will be displayed and from there we can design a sign that suits your property down to a T.

Property signs aside we also love working on those signs that lighten the mood with a bit of humour. Home welcome signs, man cave signs, sayings, phrases, quotes are a welcome addition to Australian homes. We have had interesting enquiries for cottage signs, outhouse signs, shack signs and the like. So even if you don’t need a house sign, there are plenty of places where an engraved house sign can add charm.

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House Signs Made to Order

As bespoke signmakers we can craft almost any type of timber sign. We also try to make it as easy as possible for customers to design and order their property signs online with our custom design form. As such we only show the most common options that are requested to keep it simple. However, this is your sign! If you don’t see the options you are after then let us know. When every project is unique, then almost nothing is out of the question.

Name your house for character

Whatever your story might be, adding a personalised sign to the facade of your home can help tell that tale.

Engraved, Etched or Printed.

Using a variety of techniques, we can offer you some great choices to achieve the right look and feel for your sign. We can engrave into the timber for depth and coloured inlay, laser etch for a burnt look, or full colour print directly onto the material

Variety of Shapes and Sizes

We have designed 6 interesting shapes over 12 sizes, allowing you to choose from a variety of options to craft your unique sign. Have a custom size or shape you’d like made? Ask the question via our contact us page and we’ll see if it can be done.  

Timber Selection

Our range of timber signs is handpicked for the Australian elements. We offer Spotted Gum or Jarrah, which combined with our finishes will last a lifetime. We take great care with our timber preparation and finishes so that the finished product will emphasize the natural qualities of the wood.

Graphics & Fonts

Our library of fonts include some of the most popular choices for signage text. However, we can use almost any fonts or images you choose. All you need to do is include your choice in the design form and we will send you a free sign mock up within 24 hours.

Colour Range & Hanging options

Offering a range of colour options for lettering and images, further personalise your sign with colours that work for you. Also choose from Zinc or Brass hanging chains for optional extras.

Receive a Free sign design within 24 hours

  • Great value high quality custom sign engraving and design.
  • A choice of plaque shapes, colours and dimensions.
  • Select range of fonts and icons.
  • Property name signs, cottage signs, letter box numbers, house name plates, home décor signs & wall art, personalised home plaques – the design options are endless.
Design your sign