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Family…what is it to have one? Sure the widely accepted version may be a group of blood relatives, but we here at Gates are more…complex. You see this is a family company and we have lived the definition—possibly even redefined it. Gates Flag and Banner has stood strong on the foundation of ‘family’ since 1870. As sure as we were initially in the...

World Fair: America Ingrained

The place that exhibits variance yet preserves its independence…well that’s America of course! And what better site to present the very essence of America than at the world fair. It’s where people can experience pride in their home country while celebrating a mean that brings it all together. The world fair is “an international exhibition of the...

Flagpole Sitting

Does anyone remember that American culture craze…Flagpole-sitting? What a bizarre way to spend the day! Actually, at a specific point in time this was the thing to do and whoever could do it…well, cool was an understatement. This act was very popular in the 1920s. No wonder they were roaring! America underwent great change during this era; very...

Get Creative, and Customize!

It’s always nice to fly a flag and show one’s pride—country, or cause…. But what about your inner Van Gogh. That’s right, I’m talking custom design! Why not let your imagination run wild, land on canvas and then fly free? What’s stopping you? Maybe the thought of earlier printing processes. Back then, the price alone was a pretty sufficient...

Bear Breaks Bracket Being Used for Bird Feeder

So…, did you know that bears like…bird food? The seed feed to be exact—a bit unexpected in noticing the large mass of a bear! Studies around the world heavily support this bear behavior. “Wildlife biologist Rick Sinnott of Anchorage, Alaska said bears will probably eat anything birds will eat at a feeder.” Black bears are good climbers and...

What is a Tear Drop Banner, and How Can it Help You?

What is a Tear Drop Banner, and How Can it Help You? Getting tear drop banners is a great new way to advertise that you may want to consider. First, let me start by telling you what a tear drop banner is. Have you ever seen a wind surfer before? Do know the pointy sail that they use to catch the wind? That is pretty much what a tear drop banner...

Picking Your Very Own Banner Maker

Picking Your Very Own Banner Maker You cannot just trust any banner makers. Being in the business of making banners does not require testing. With that being the case there is no standard for banner makers, and so you must be smart when looking for the right one. There are a bunch of different features you should be looking for when it comes to...

Testimonials

Great products and service!

Gates came and fixed our 30 year old flag pole and we bought two flags from them. Now they are flying proudly. Thanks Gates for the quick and personal service.
2017-10-08T09:42:07+00:00
Gates came and fixed our 30 year old flag pole and we bought two flags from them. Now they are flying proudly. Thanks Gates for the quick and personal service.

Betsy Ross Flag

Great Quality...proud to fly this beautiful flag in front of my house.
2017-10-08T09:46:26+00:00
Great Quality...proud to fly this beautiful flag in front of my house.

exceptional old-fashioned service combined with modern speed

GATES FLAG is a real pleasure to deal with. I called on Wednesday because I needed a flag for a weekend event.
I got it the next day!
Awesome...
2017-10-08T09:50:27+00:00
GATES FLAG is a real pleasure to deal with. I called on Wednesday because I needed a flag for a weekend event. I got it the next day! Awesome...

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