Step 3: Install the Flag

install the flag
Illustration: Jason Lee
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Slide the flagpole firmly into the bracket.

You can also hang a flag vertically—stars on the upper left—from a window, roof eaves, or structural overhang. No matter how you hang it, buy a flag made of durable, all-weather material, and fly it at night only if it's illuminated.

For more on flag care and display, visit the National Flag Foundation.
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    Tools List

    • Pencil

    • drill
      Drill/driver

    • Phillips screwdriver
      Screwdriver

    Shopping List

    1. Bracket

    2. 1 1/4-inch stainless-steel screws3. Anchors

    4. Flag