Using Flags and Banners Responsibly

Using Flags and Banners Responsibly

To grab the attention of customers, many businesses use banners and flags for their signage. This medium is an affordable way of advertising a business. When used properly and responsibly, these banners and flags can benefit the community and businesses where it’s located.

Using Flags and Banners Responsibly

Here’s how to be Responsible with Flags and Banners:


Consider the regulations in your location when using signs to promote your business. Advertising flags and banners considered as temporary signage are those in feather styles, swooper, or teardrop. Therefore, the time of day these banners and flags are advertised is regulated.

If there are no regulations in your area for banners and flags, it is important to take necessary steps. This is to ensure that you maximise the benefits for your community and business.

Safety Measures

You should change or remove your flags and banners immediately when it becomes ripped, faded, or tattered. Having this appear in your stores may affect your brand’s image to the community. 

If you can’t take care of your banners properly, it may give customers a different impression. It appears that you don’t care about quality and you don’t want that to happen.

Additionally, place your banners in locations where they don’t stand in the way of people and vehicles passing. If your banners and flags become a nuisance, it will not help your brand.

Furthermore, when using flags and banners responsibly, always make sure that it does not block your neighbours view. It should not hinder your neighbours from crossing into the street, be it by foot or car. Your neighbours should have a good view of the road for full safety. Your flags and banners must be installed correctly.

Moreover, you can create flags that are unobtrusive and highly visible with proper guidance.

Using Flags and Banners Responsibly in Bad Weather

You must take down your banners and flags during windy conditions. This is to make sure that it will not be damaged, cause an accident, and harm anyone. 

Are you interested in having these customised banners and flags printed for your brand? We can help you create one that is suitable for your business. Contact Barneys today for a custom quote. 

Are you also in the market for Promotional Apparel for your business or event? We have a great range of Hi Vis Workwear and Polo’s perfect for all occasions.  Call us on 1300 008 300 if you need some help finding what you need.