Decorating any home lavishly can be a tricky business, especially when you find yourself bored of your current design perspective. Cabins aren’t always seen as the most luxurious abode, and that adds to the difficulty. However, you can transform your cabin into the essence of rugged sophistication with a few simple tweaks, sure to have… Read More

Rustic Wedding Ideas

  It’s no secret—rustic weddings are in! And while you know you want to go rustic for your big day, you also want your wedding to be as unique as you and your man. Sometimes, in the hectic rush of planning a wedding, you may hit a wall. If you’re out of ideas, then you’ve… Read More

2016 Blades Awards

Benchmark Signs and Gifts has been nominated as 1 of 4 finalists for Blades Awards Best Site New To Miva, for its highly interactive custom wood products ecommerce site. The winner will be announced live at the Blades Awards on March 10, 2016, during MivaCon 2016. An annual conference hosted by leading ecommerce platform Miva… Read More

How to Hang Signs

Do you need help installing a new sign? If so, we are here to help. Benchmark Signs and Gifts creates personalized wooden carved signs and gifts. Many of our customers have requested information on installing a new sign. As you can imagine, the possibilities are endless. We have compiled some illustration and included simple instructions… Read More

the crafties

Blogging has taken over the internet sphere, and with the millions of blogs out there on the internet, it seems like there’s a blog for every specialty and niche. One of the largest niches of blogs is DIY and crafting. It might seem overwhelming to find the perfect DIY and crafting blog among the millions… Read More


If you’re anything like me, life is hectic. Birthdays and special occasions come every year and on the same date. With that in mind, I should have plenty of time to find the perfect gift – right? Wrong. Days turn into weeks and the next thing I know I’m scrambling and searching for the perfect… Read More