Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions For Sign Installations

Why is BC 1 call required for my sign installation?

Coastal Post completes all the necessary due diligence in accordance with BC 1 Call and WCB to prevent personal injury, property damage, and disruption of essential services.

Under your client's property may lie natural gas pipes, power lines, hydro, communication lines and sewage. When the utility lines are damaged there is a potential risk of electrical hazards, natural gas hazards, and there could be a risk to public safety.

To prevent damage and keep everyone safe it is required by law to complete the BC 1 call.

Do other post-installation companies complete BC 1 call?

BC 1 Call is required for any projects that results in any ground disturbance. Ground disturbance is defined as any digging, blasting, or cutting resulting in movement or disturbance to the ground. We cannot speak for other companies but at Coastal Post we follow safe digging practices in accordance with BC 1 Dig and WCB.

If my For Sale post is blown down during a windstorm, what should I do?

Notify Coastal Post, and we will arrange for your for sale post to be repaired. The cost of a repair is $30 before tax.

How can I place an order for my sign post installation?

You can place an order online through our website's book now link.

What cities does Coastal Post install signs in?

We install posts from North Vancouver to Harrison Hot Springs, and all cities in between.
Zone 1 - Surrey, Langley, Abbotsford, Chilliwack
Zone2 - New Westminster, Coquitlam, Cultus Lake
Zone 3 - Vancouver, Burnaby, Delta, Harrison
Zone 4 - North Vancouver, West Vancouver

Can I meet the sign post installer on-site?

Please send us a placement map when placing your for sale sign post order, and our installers will place your posts as requested.

What happens after I place an order online for my sign post installation?

After placing an order online for a sign post installation, you will receive an email from us outlining the details of your order that requires your confirmation. Once confirmed, the order will be scheduled.

I need a sign post installed the same day I placed my order. What are my options?

We cannot guarantee same day sign installations as the day you purchased your order, but if the matter is urgent, please give us a call to coordinate with our dispatch team.

I have a large commercial site that requires multiple commercial sign installations. How do I arrange this installation?

Please reach out by email, text, or call to speak with one of our custom service members to assist.
Our email is:

What should I do if my client has asked us to install a sign in a specific location on their property?

If you or your client requires a specific location for your signage installation, please email us a photo or placement map showing the exact location of preferred placement when you place the order. Remember a BC 1 Call is competed for each installation which identifies the installation area.

Do I get a refund if I cancel my installation order?

Orders may be cancelled by email at, or by speaking with one of our representatives over the phone at 778-551-5889. All cancellations require at least 24hrs notice.

What is the recommended Realtor for sale sign sizes?

The recommended and most popular realtor for sales sign sizes are:
30” W x 32” H Realtor Sign
24” W x 36” H Realtor Sign
32”W x 24” H Realtor Sign
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