Texas State Flags Flag poles and Accessories
If you want to purchase American flag look no further our than our flag company. We are a proud American flag company that offers quality products. Our US flags are proudly made in America with embroidered stars and sewn stripes. The US Flags for sale at our flag store are durable outdoor flags that come in lightweight nylon and heavy weight polyester. The American flags for sale on our site are available in a variety of flag sizes. We have flags for sale in many different categories. We carry American flags, State Flags, Military Flags, Country flags and Custom Flags.
Whether you are looking for one flag pole or many flagpoles we can accommodate your needs. Flag poles for home and businesses are available. Flag poles for sale on our site are quality aluminum flag pole and fiberglass flag poles. American flag poles are available in a variety of sizes and finishes. Flag pole installation instructions are available for every flag pole we sell. Us flag poles are shipped via freight carrier to your area.
Custom flags is a form of flag printing that allows you to display personalized flags. If you are looking for a Custom flag and do not have artwork we can refer you to a flag designer. Our flags makers use 200 Denier Nylon for colorful flags with excellent bleed through for nice reverse images. Wind flags are also known as bow, blade, feather, tall and flutter flags. These custom made flags are perfect flag signs to promote products and sales. Purchasing company flags is a good way to display your logo at the office, trade shows, or local festivals. Business flags can be hung along side your American and State flag.
Indoor flag poles and indoor flag stands are used for a variety of official functions. American flag accessories and flag pole stands are used with indoor American flag sets. US Indoor Flag sets usually contain an oak pole with brass or chrome joints, a flag pole holder (stand) and flagpole ornaments such as an eagle, cross or spear. A flag spreader can be used to open the indoor American flag with fringe so that it does not hang and the colors of the flag can be seen. A guidon pole can be used to fly a flag during a parade while securely set in a white web parade belt.
We are often asked how to make a flag pole. If you have the right flagpole parts and flagpole hardware this can easily be achieved. Flag pole parts such as flag pole toppers or flag pole tops contain pulley systems and are commonly referred to as trucks. Flagpole accessories such as flag pole rope, cleats and gold balls are needed to complete a working flagpole. Flag hardware such as snap hooks attached the flag to the rope. No matter what flag pole hardware or flag pole accessories you are looking for we can help.
Whether you want to showcase your Texas State flag indoors or outdoors, we can meet your needs
Texas State Facts
The word “Texas” was the Spanish pronunciation “Tejas” of the Hasinai Indian word meaning “allies” or “friends.” Texas is popularly known as the “Lone Star State”, a term that serves as a reminder of its struggle for independence from Mexico and to represent Texas as an independent republic. Although six flags have flown over Texas, there have been eight changes of government: Spanish 1519-1685, French 1685-1690, Spanish 1690-1821, Mexican 1821-1836, Republic of Texas 1836-1845, United States 1845-1861, Confederate States 1861-1865, United States 1865-present. On December 20, 1835 the first Declaration of Texas Independence was signed in Goliad and the first flag of Texas Independence was hoisted. The state was an independent nation from 1836 to 1845. Texas is the only state to enter the United States by treaty instead of territorial annexation. Texas was the 28th state in the U.S. and was admitted into the Union on December 29, 1845. All other states except Texas entered the United States by territorial annexation. . When it was annexed in 1845, it retained the right to fly its flag at the same height as the national flag. The Texas flag is called the “Lone Star Flag” and has three colors: red to represent courage, white to represent liberty, and blue to represent loyalty. It was adopted in 1845 when Texas became a state. The large white star was first used on Texas flags in the 1830s during the battles between Texas and Mexico. The capitol building in Austin , made from Texas pink granite, opened May 16, 1888. The dome of the building stands seven feet higher than that of the nation's Capitol in Washington, D.C. The capitol building in Austin is made from Texas pink granite. It served as the capital of the Republic of Texas in 1840-1842. At 268,601 square miles, Texas is the largest state in the contiguous United States and is the second biggest state in the U.S. (only Alaska is bigger). Texas is the second most populous state in the U.S., after California. The first word spoken from the moon on July 20, 1969 was Houston.