Window treatments offer you a chance to design the look of your room in your own unique style. There are a variety of drapery choices depending on your home, décor, usefulness and taste. Customization of drapery styles offers more choice in material, style, and mounting options. Draperies come in different lengths, widths and are sometimes hung in combination with other window treatments.Continue reading
Summer has come to an end and the first hints of Fall are in the air. While the cooler temperatures feel good at the beginning of the season, they’ll soon drop to uncomfortable levels as Winter approaches. This is the perfect time of the year to start thinking about winterizing your home so you and your family stay cozy warm. One of the first, and most important areas to begin preparing for the cold weather is your windows. By employing some simple strategies, you can reduce cold drafts, maintain interior temperatures and even reduce your heat related energy use.Continue reading
Most design trends come and go, but some are destined to become classics. Woven wood window treatments are one of the latter. Versatile and textural, they add a warmth that enhances any environment.Continue reading
Most pet owners consider their pets as members of the family. And it’s no wonder, when you think of all the ways pets enrich our lives — making us laugh, comforting us when we’re upset or sad, teaching us about loyalty (dogs) and letting to (cats).
Naturally, you want to provide the safest living environment possible, and you also want to protect your furniture and floors from the damage pets cause, however innocently. With that in mind, let’s take a look at some ways we can make our homes safe and comfortable for our pets and find a few ways to keep the peace when it comes to our furniture. Continue reading
Dressing windows is often a tricky proposition even for the most design-savvy homeowner. Besides the myriad of design choices, there’s the problem of oddly shaped windows, walls of windows, skylights or roof-top windows, glass doors, and more. What’s the best way to dress a bay window? What about an extra-tall window or a window with special architecture that you don’t want to hide? It gets downright complicated and confusing so it is best to get expert consulting on your window treatments.Continue reading