A Comprehensive Guide to Choosing the Right Panel Track Blinds

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Be it a full-height sliding door to the porch or needing a divider in an open-plan home- panel track blinds and shades are the modern solution to many problems. They are a more sophisticated and practical solution to vertical blinds and available in different materials and fabric. Inspired by the Japanese shoji screens noted for their ability to conserve space within the home, quickly gaining popularity. This post is a complete guide on the advantages of panel tracks, their application and the installation Read more [...]

How to Maintain Different Types of Blinds

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The rush of daily life makes it tedious to do cleaning when arriving back home after arriving home. However, this is a must as a clean home is a pretty home. Keep in mind that the first thing that a guest sees when entering a house are its window coverings. They are also the items that are usually overlooked while a cleaning process is underway. This results in the fast wear and tear of the window coverings. Routine maintenance and cleaning ensure that they last longer. Here are a few tips and tricks Read more [...]

Types of Blinds- a Detailed Guide to Choosing the Best Ones for Your Home

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Window treatments are functional and decorative ways to maintain privacy and insulate your home. There are several types of window treatments like valances, curtains, blinds, shades, shutter and hardware accessories. Blinds are among the most popular window coverings because they look great and are functional as well. There are various styles of blinds based on their design, textile or material, mechanism and features. Every home has specific needs for privacy, temperature control and noise reduction. Read more [...]

How to Use Shades and Blinds to Make Your Room Appear Larger

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Your home may be small but with the right light, colours and accessories it can look spacious and become functional. The right window treatment can also leave your home appearing spacious making the decision to shop for window dressing an important one. Smaller spaces are challenging to decorate and get cluttered easily. But strategic interior décor can create an optical illusion of space. Give your small apartment a healthy airy feel by installing the right kind of blinds or shades. Here are certain Read more [...]

Advantages and Disadvantages of Choosing Faux Wood Blinds

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The right choice of window treatment can alter the ambience and overall look of your home. Blinds are the perfect choice if you want absolute control on the amount of light and shade that permeates into a room. Available in different materials, your choice should be based on the purpose for which you are installing them. One of the most popular choices is faux wood as it has a number of benefits associated with it. Considering the benefits and the drawbacks, you can determine whether this is Read more [...]

The Different Types of Blinds Used for Covering Large Windows

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Large windows are an amazing feature in residential spaces. They let in a lot of natural light and offer beautiful outdoor views. However, they lack privacy and when appropriate window treatments aren’t used, the light exposure can adversely affect your indoors by causing discolouration and sun damage to your flooring, furniture, and home decor. Blinds are an excellent window treatment option to efficiently cover large and wide windows without obstructing the outdoor view. They’re available Read more [...]

How to Choose the Right Blinds for a Sunroom

A sunroom is an ideal place to enjoy great outdoor views and the sun while being sheltered from extreme weather conditions. It’s typically a room that’s attached to a wall that leads to the home’s exterior and is surrounded by three glass walls or extra-large windows which let in a lot of light. Even when you’ve designed a perfect custom sunroom, you need the right window treatments to control the light and privacy of your space. The final look that you create for your sunroom should also Read more [...]

A Quick Guide to Choosing the Right Fabric for Roman Blinds

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Roman blinds are a popular window treatment as they enhance the aesthetic appeal of different styles of homes. They’re available in a wide variety of colours, patterns, fabrics and can give any drab space an instant makeover. If you’re thinking of having custom-made roman blinds for your windows, the choice of fabric is one of the most critical aspects of the whole process. Although it depends on your personal preference, you should still consider a few factors when choosing fabric for your Read more [...]