Flying the stars and stripes from your home? Check out our list of dos and don'ts for proper flag treatment. These tips are from the Federal Flag Code, which serves as a guide for civilians and civilian groups. Compliance is voluntary -- but suggested.
Sources: CRS Report for Congress (Congressional Research Service, The Library of Congress), The United States Flag: Federal Law Relating to Display and Associated Questions, John R. Luckey, Legislative Attorney, American Law Division, Updated June 14, 2000.