Patio Sunshades Save Homeowners More than Just a Sunburn

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Energy efficiency, unhealthy UV rays and privacy are just a few of the buzzwords heard today when homeowners consider window coverings in a build or a remodel. Since windows and their treatments are of importance to the value of the house, it just makes sense to employ these buzzwords to their best advantage. Another facet involved in home improvements is money. No one will argue that saving money is paramount to the quality of a family’s life, nor to the quality of the home. Homeowners would have a grand idea if they considered working with those buzzwords from the outside in.Continue reading

Why Go Custom? Because There Really is an Answer for Every Window Problem

We’ve been delighted to see homeowners and those building their own homes make use of windows and architecture. There is nothing more stunning than watching a sunset through a bank of windows. Mother Nature in all her glory is best seen through floor-to-ceiling windows. There is just something about the sun lighting up a room that makes people energized and lighter in spirit. That same sun, though, can punish and fade the floors, rugs and furniture if we’re not careful. So why use custom window solutions? That’s where we come in.Continue reading

Psychology of Color: How Do I Know What Colors to Choose?

Decorating your home is fun and exciting. The way you choose to decorate not only showcases your personality, it can also affect your mood and the overall atmosphere of your home. Color plays an important role in your interior design, and choosing the right color for your walls, ceilings, and accents (like blinds) will make your home inviting and relaxing. You probably know exactly what your favorite colors are, but you’re not sure if those will be right for your home. You’re asking yourself “How do I know what colors to choose?” Color psychology can be very helpful when choosing the best colors for your interior design. Take a peek at these popular colors and how they affect your mood and the atmosphere of your home:Continue reading

How to Provide Energy Efficiency, Comfort, and Style

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These days, we are all looking for ways to provide energy efficiency. This is not only to save on utility bills, but also to help the environment and keep comfortable. Window blinds and shades can help with it all. Several types of blinds and shades will make your home more energy-efficient as well as more comfortable than windows alone. Read on to find out more about these window treatments.Continue reading

Window Coverings: What Type Should I Choose?

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Deciding what type of window coverings to use in your home can be a challenge. You want privacy, energy efficiency, and of course, they have to appeal to your sense of style. The truth is, there are several types of window covering, and each offers a unique advantage. In this product highlight, we’ll discuss custom blinds, shutters, shades, curtains and draperies, and how each is different. You’ll also learn about the benefits that each offer so you can make the right choice for your home. Continue reading