Lamp post hanging address plaques can be used to provide addresses. The addresses that are used in residential areas are short, however the addresses that are used to represent commercial property are long. In that case you have to have enough space on the address plaque. In that case there are a number of options that you can have. Commercial addresses may have alphabets and the numeric at the same time. To make your lamp post hanging address plaques more distinct you can use different wooden shades along with the color combination of alphabets and the letters written on it.