Displaying an American Flag on Your Home
A flag is a symbol of respect and pride for a nation. United States of America has a set of laws, a Code for handling and displaying the national flag. Many states have their own laws on how to display a US flag. Even though there are no penalties for improper handling of the flag, every citizen expects the flag of United States of America be treated with grace and respect.
Some of the basic guidelines to display a US flag at home are discussed below:
Dry Well for Better Yard Drainage
Houses often have problems with water that gets collected in the yard or around the house. This makes your yard permanently wet. An effective solution to yard drainage is digging a dry well that moves the water to another area where it is temporarily held. The water is drained so it does not damage the foundation of your soil. By digging a dry well, you also ensure that the top soil is not eroded. Yard drainage is taken care of so you don’t have to worry about water clogging for a long time. A drywell can be built inexpensively and even as a do-it-yourself project.
If you ever wanted a bit of extra privacy in your yard, you should consider raising a fence. Besides privacy, a fence will improve the security on your property and increase the value of your property. Having a fence for your yard also means – exclusivity, boundary identification and in some cases noise reduction. Continue reading