Why Should You Order Samples?

The world is moving online at a rapid pace. Virtually anything you can imagine can be done on the computer or a mobile device. But there are still some things that absolutely need to be seen up close and personal. One of them is the selection of blinds, wall treatments, and paint colors. HGTV makes it pretty clear that requesting samples of fabric and blinds are standard practice in the industry. But while samples are available, there are still a lot of people that make the mistake of trying to select materials and colors online. There are a number of reasons why you should always order a sample. The following discusses why you should avoid just clicking and opt to see and touch the product first when making your decision. Continue reading

The Final Key To Curb Appeal: Blinds

Whether you’re looking at selling your house, renting it out, or just wanting to spruce up a little, it’s easy to find suggestions on improving your curb appeal. However, most of those ideas are tired and played out. For example, you know you need to mow your lawn! You know that having a pretty mailbox will get attention. Yes, those leaves piling up in the gutters can go. But what about beyond that? When you’ve straightened and mowed and spruced and cleaned the gutters and you still need that one last thing?Continue reading

All the Classic and Unique Options with Plantation Shutters

With the seasons about to change, it’s the perfect time to bring a new look into your home. A simple way of making a bold change is to update your window treatments. Plantation shutters are a classic. With the types and designs offered today, you have a variety of options to create beautiful windows throughout your home.Continue reading

7 Ways to Spruce Up Porch for Fall

With fall quickly approaching, it’s time to think about how your porch can make an impact on the people who pass by your home. Whether it’s neighbors out for an evening walk or trick-or-treaters on Halloween, your fall porch decor can really spruce up the look of your home and make a welcoming experience for guests who may be visiting. Luckily, there are some easy ways to get your porch fall-ready and create a beautiful look for everyone who passes by! Continue reading

Smart Blinds and Shades Make Life Simply Easier

The Smart Home Evolution is Happening

Advanced artificial intelligence (AI) is quickly revolutionizing how we live our lives. For the most part, life keeps getting easier with less time out of our day to do simple tasks, such as opening and closing our blinds or shades. If you don’t have automated blinds or shades, you probably will in the not so distant future, because smart home technology is picking up speed. Continue reading

Using Live Coral to Brighten Up Your Home

It’s official! Pantone has unveiled their Color of the Year: Living Coral. Pantone is one of the biggest leaders in design and color industries, influencing multiple industries on how to develop the perfect palettes for graphic designs, office furnishings, and product packaging. Each year, Pantone puts careful researching into picking the most popular shade of the year by analyzing current design trends and looking at the latest color influences in all areas of design.Continue reading

Choosing the Correct Shade of White

Whether you are moving into a new place, or want to update your current home’s look, picking out the right colors is important. And the color selection is not the only important thing; choosing the right shades of color is crucial as well. Your colors and shades will dictate other decoration choices, including your blinds and/or window treatments.Continue reading

I’m Buying a Home – Do the Blinds Come With It?

If you are in the market for a new house, or are about to close the sale on your new residence, no doubt you are excited about exploring all of the chic and stylish interior decoration options that are available to you. But when it comes to blinds and curtains, you may wonder: “Do they come with the house?”

Some buyers want to imprint their own style on the new residence, and plan to swap out the old blinds with the new anyway. But maybe you’ve fallen in love with the current blind decor, and want to keep it as is. If so, here are some things to consider when answering the question: Do the blinds come with the house?Continue reading

Woven Wood Blinds Explained

Woven wood blinds create a unique and timeless look in any area of your living space, from the bedroom to the living room. Whether you’ve dressed them up or kept it nice and simple, the style created by these useful blinds can add to your space and give your guests something to talk about.

These are a timeless choice, but have made quite the comeback over the past few years. So…What is it that makes these blinds so useful and beautiful?Continue reading