Make a Street Address Sign

Use this technique to make wood signs for your home or business to indicate address, direction, or entry. Tip: You can also carve away the outside of the letters or numbers for a raised-letter effect.

Make a Street Address Sign

Project Process in steps

Step 1
Stain board with your favorite color of wood stain, let dry. Apply layer of varnish over entire sign, let dry. Using a pencil and a template, transfer your street address to the board.

Make a Street Address Sign
Make a Street Address Sign

Step 2
Use the Dremel 8100 and a 191 high speed cutter to carve out the numbers to a uniform depth.

Make a Street Address Sign
Make a Street Address Sign

Step 3
Sand and clean carved areas with 511 abrasive buff.

Make a Street Address Sign
Make a Street Address Sign

Step 4
Paint address numbers a contrasting color to the wood and let dry. Mount as required.

Make a Street Address Sign
Make a Street Address Sign

Other Supplies

  • Knot-free board
  • Wood stain
  • Rubber gloves and cloth
  • Stencil
  • Weather resistant varnish
  • Varnish brush
  • Outdoor paint and paint brush
  • Pencil

Other Supplies

Other Supplies

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