Exploring the Distinction: Harper Laine’s Tier 1 vs. Tier 2 ADA Signs

At Harper Laine, we’re passionate about offering products that not only comply with ADA guidelines but also meet our customers' diverse needs. That’s why we present to you two exceptional choices: Tier 1 and Tier 2 signs. Let’s dive into what sets them apart! 

Tier 1: The Rowmark ADA Alternative Magic

Examples of Tier 1 signsOur Tier 1 signs are a testament to innovation, crafted from modified acrylic by Rowmark, a pioneer in plastics. These signs shine bright with:

  • 48 Vibrant Shades: Fully ADA-compliant, offering a plethora of choices to match your branding or décor.
  • Matte, Non-Glare Finish: Elegance that’s both visible and functional.
  • Incredible Durability: A long-lasting tribute to quality without the hefty price tag.
  • Customizable Thickness: Flexibility at its finest, with multiple options to suit your needs.

Benefits That Stand Out:

  • Easy maintenance; a simple clean keeps them pristine.
  • Match signs to your unique style effortlessly.

Tier 2: High-Pressure Laminate Wonders

Examples of Tier 2 SignsEmbrace the durability and versatility of high-pressure laminate with our Tier 2 signs. Highlights include:

  • Color Longevity: Thanks to top brands like Pionite, Formica, and Wilsonart, enjoy signs that stay vibrant for years.
  • Mimics Natural Textures: Achieve the look of wood, stone, or marble—lightweight and without the bulk.
  • Graffiti-Resistant: A testament to their resilience, perfect for high-traffic areas.

Why Choose Tier 2?

  • Easy to clean, ensuring a spotless appearance with minimal effort.
  • Custom shapes galore, thanks to its workable nature.
  • Enjoy a lifespan of 5 to 15 years, making frequent replacements a thing of the past.


Whether you lean towards the vibrant and customizable options of Tier 1 or the durable, versatile beauty of Tier 2, Harper Laine has your ADA signage needs covered. 

Choose the sign that best fits your space and preferences, and let’s make your environment both accessible and stylish! 

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