Did you know the first Memorial Day was widely observed 150 years ago on May 30, 1868, to commemorate the sacrifices of Civil War soldiers? In the years following WWI, it has evolved as a day to honor the sacrifice of all military service members, first responders, and their families.
In honor of the 1868 Memorial Day proclamation,
Design Basics is offering $150 off your plan purchase.
In exchange, we ask that you share with us how you observe Memorial Day by posting on our Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram pages; or, tell us when you call to place your order. Here are a few suggestions of ways to honorably and respectfully observe Memorial Day:
- Displaying the Flag half-staff until noon
- Participating in the “National Moment of Remembrance” by pausing for a moment of silence or listening to Taps at 3:00 pm local time
- Visiting cemeteries and placing flags or flowers on the graves of fallen heroes
- Visiting a local Veteran’s Home/Hospital
- Attending a Memorial Day Parade
- Spending time with friends and family
Details: To take advantage of our Memorial Day offer, contact us at 800.947.7526 with your plan order and mention offer code 33AMD. Offer valid through Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at 5:00 pm Eastern. The $150 discount offer applies to full construction prints only (PDF, sets, or CAD files), and does not include OTB plans, study sets, dimensional plans, or Construction License only orders. Offer cannot be combined with any other promotion or discount program. Please contact us at 800.947.7526 if you have any questions.