The U.S. flag is proudly flown by more people, more often than any other nations flag. Outdoor flags are flown by households and businesses alike, so it is important to understand the various materials that outdoor flags are made of so you can choose the right flag for your flying needs.
There are four fabric categories to choose from:
- Polycotton for seasonal display
- Premium nylon for year-round display
- Durable polyester for all weather, high wind display
- Other fabrics for special use display. The most preferred is Bulldog®, used by traditionalists who like the look and feel of cotton.
To learn more about specific flag materials used to produce the American flag, please click on any of the fabric links below. For more information on Flag Sets & Flagpoles, please click here.