Flat Cut Metal Letters

Commercial Buildings within city limits are required to comply with the Premise Identification Ordinance Posting Requirements  

 We are here to help, we have in stock numbers and letters that comply with the minimum dimensions required by the city of El Paso. The address Id code states the numbers and letters shall be no less than 8-inches high and with a minimum of ½ -inch stroke width visible from either direction of travel. 

Can Emergency Personnel Find You in Your Time of Emergency?

 Valuable time may be lost trying to locate your home or business. For your safety,it is important to have visible Address Id so emergency responders can locate your property in the event of a fire, medical, or other emergency. 

Visibility Chart


Building numbering shall be displayed in characters having a minimum height conforming to the following table according to the El Paso Code of Ordinances section 2015.2.3


Viewing Distance                              Minimum Letter Height


Less than 100’                                                                                                       8”

Equal to greater than 1000 ft. but less than 150 ft.                                    10”                                                         

Equal to or greater than 150 ft. but less than 200 ft.                                 12”      


Calculations based on an externally (or naturally) lit sign with all uppercase Helvetica letters utilizing optimal negative space. Factors that may affect required letter size are: color scheme, font selection, traffic and weather conditions, or sign standoff. Please refer to the complete study for additional information. 

Materials We Work With


  • Painted Metal Mild Steel 
  • Galvanized Steel
  • Rustic Metal / Tinted Metal
  • Charcoal Metal / Brushed Bronze 
  • Polished Bronze / Oxidized Bronze 
  • Brushed Brass / Verde Patina Metal 
  • Patina Bronze / Brushed Copper 
  • Oxidized Brass / Polished Brass 
  • Stainless Steel / Polished Copper 
  • Oxidized Copper / Cor-Ten Steel 
  • Polished Stainless Steel 
  • Brushed Stainless Steel / Brass 
  • Bronze / Aluminum 
  • Polished Anodized Aluminum / Anodized Aluminum 

Why choose Metal:


  • Durable inside or out
  • 100+ Standard Styles
  • Square or Rounded Corners
  • Sharp Clean Lines
  • Standard Finishes
  • Cost-effective Quality
  • Plasma Cut
  • Aluminum, Brass, Bronze, Copper, Stainless Steel
  • Durable inside or out 
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