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Three leading causes of damage to American flags As a place where people can bring their worn flags to be honorably retired and disposed of, LIBERTY FLAGS, The American Wave® receives a hefty amount of damaged American flags. We also answer a lot of questions about how to prevent damage and prolong the life of American [...]

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Where's your logo? On your stationery, your website, your company vehicles?

Here's an impressive idea

Fly your logo from a flagpole installed outside your business. And you can bring it indoors with a flag for your lobby or conference room, too.

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How can I make my American flag last longer? At LIBERTY FLAGS, The American Wave®, we help many first time flag buyers with the task of selecting the American flag that is most suited to their flag flying circumstance. Understandably, the most common question that arises is, “How long will my American flag last?” The second [...]

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Nine Statue of Liberty facts worth sharing With the 2015 LIBERTY FLAGS, The American Wave® catalog going to press this week, we turn our attention to the Statue of Liberty, whose visage graces the catalog’s cover. Here are some fun facts that are sure to bring a smile to your face. According to legend, The Statue of [...]

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Proudly display your company’s brand You’re proud of your company, and that's as it should be. So . . . let's fly the flag!Outdoor etiquette Your company logo flag can be proudly displayed outdoors alongside Old Glory. To remember: The American Flag must always be the most prominent on display and is never to be flown underneath any [...]

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Flag Etiquette: How to display the American Flag indoors From classrooms and auditoriums, to lobbies and conference rooms, any indoor space can be the perfect place to show your colors and display your Indoor American Flag.The “Stars” and “Stripes” Obviously, there are two main components to the American Flag, the stars and the stripes. The stars are also referred to [...]

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Above left: "banner"; above right: "flag" Most everyone enjoys going to live sporting events or watching them on TV. Competition, food, cheering, and of course, the American Flag. Sports teams and event supervisors are getting creative in the ways that they display Old Glory, especially during the opening ceremony of the event. But have you noticed [...]

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Three checkpoints for gauging the quality of your American flag Every American flag is as unique as the environment in which it is flown (outdoor flags in particular), and every American flag flyer has a different — even if only slightly — interpretation of what makes their flag important and valuable. In fact, value is [...]

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Long standing defense. . . The Light Horse Troop of Philadelphia were formed in 1774 by a group of gentlemen charged with the duty of defending the colonies by the Continental Congress. Because they have been in continuous service from the American Revolution and the War of 1812 all the way to their present-day involvement with [...]

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Black Mourning Ribbon Unable to Fly Your Flag at Half-Staff? Just as there are exceptions to every rule, there are circumstances that prevent some flag flyers from observing half-staff notifications. For example, flags mounted to flagpoles that are too short, or flags that are hung on flat surfaces may not be capable of flying at half-staff. Such circumstances [...]

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Classroom flags made easy Selecting and purchasing American flags for classrooms seems straightforward, but there are many variables that come into play for different situations. Ultimately, we want a flag that is the right quality and size, and is located in the best position. A few considerations will simplify the purchase and save both time and [...]

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A family tradition Celebrating the rich history of the United States isn't just a byproduct of the LIBERTY FLAGS family business — we are proud to say that it is also woven into the fabric of our family culture. Each year, following brisk business in the run-up to the 4th of July, we set off [...]

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Is it time to buy a new American flag or replace your worn flag?  Watch this video from Libertyflags.com, America's premier flag and flagpole store, to learn about 4 flag fabrics. This information will help you decide which flag fabric best suits your needs. For additional assistance, contact customer service at Libertyflags.com.

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Memorial Day and Independence Day are just over the horizon, and that means two things: parades and patriotic decorations! To help you prepare, watch the LibertyFlags.com short video OVERVIEW OF CEREMONIAL FLAG ACCESSORIES. What accessories do you need for your parade or household event? [...]

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What does gonfalon mean? GON-fuh-luhn or GON-fuh-lon Nearly every different dictionary entry for the word “gonfalon” puts forward some variation on a banner hung from a crossbar, often with streamers, and a note referring to their most likely origin in medieval Italy. As vague as that sounds, it’s about as accurate a definition as you will find because [...]

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