The Different Types of Blinds Used for Covering Large Windows

The Different Types of Blinds Used for Covering Large Windows_360x220
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 [...]

Factors to Consider When Choosing Blinds for Your Workplace

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Dressing the windows of your workplace is not as easy as it sounds. If you plan to do the job by yourself, this blog post will be helpful.There are many factors you will have to consider, from ensuring your privacy to setting up proper lighting. Curtains are usually not ideal for an office space, but blinds are always a great choice since they are not fixed and can be adjusted according to your needs. Convenient and modern in their looks, blinds can make your office more appealing and comfortable.Here Read more [...]

3 Window Treatment Ideas for Your Transom Windows

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A transom window is a small window set over the transom of a door or a larger window. Traditionally fan-shaped, these windows have evolved in shape in today’s architecture. They’re great to look at; they let in plenty of light into a room and provide an additional access to view the outside. However, when it comes to window treatments, transom windows are one of the most challenging. Here are 4 ideas to beautifully dress up your transom window. 1. Floor-Length Curtains Floor-length curtains Read more [...]

Surprise Mom This Mother’s Day with 3 Window Treatments for the Laundry Room

Doing laundry is a house-hold job that few in the family actually enjoys. It usually falls to moms to take on this daunting task single-handedly in that ever dark and gloomy laundry room. Why not give the laundry room a makeover this Mother’s Day and brighten it up for your mom? Here are 3 window treatment ideas for the laundry room that your mom will love. Faux Wood BlindsFaux wood blinds are made of composite materials (vinyl or a blend of wood and vinyl) and are extremely durable. Read more [...]

5 Window Treatment Ideas for Preschools

Preschool is an important time in a child’s life as this is when he/she is most receptive to learning. To better facilitate the learning process, an ideal environment is required. Classroom windows can often be a distraction to a child, but if they’re altered with the right window treatment, then they can be stimulating instead. 1) Graphic Blinds and Shades By having graphic blinds or shades installed, not only will strong incoming light be blocked, but the windows themselves can be turned Read more [...]

Why You Should Consider Installing Faux Wood Blinds in Your Home

A popular item in the world of interior design is faux wood blinds. These blinds are different from regular wood blinds because they are made from either a PVC/vinyl, or a composite wood material. Both materials are very durable, especially in areas with high humidity.The window coverings look like real wood, but are much more resilient, flexible and economical. These aren’t the only benefits faux wood blinds provide. Why Install Faux Wood Window Blinds?Made from durable polymer materials, Read more [...]

How to Make Stylish Roman Shades Out of Boring Old Blinds

Are you sick of your old blinds? Do you want to something new for the new year? Well, you’re in luck, because we’ll be going over how to turn your boring old blinds into stylish new Roman shades!Now you may be asking—why shades? With Roman shades, you’ll be able to have greater control over light filtration. Not to mention, Roman shades are a very popular look. What You Will NeedWhite faux wood blinds Thick upholstery fabric Scissors Pencil Mod Podge Bowl Clothespins Read more [...]

6 Ways to Dress Tall Windows

Tall windows make for an impressive sight. They create a picturesque atmosphere within a room by letting in a great deal of natural light. However, dressing tall windows can be a hassle. No matter how impressive the windows, without the right dressing, it’s just glass.Thankfully, there are several window dressing and treatment options. Here are six of the best. DraperyDrapery window treatments should be on the mind of any window owner, but if you have tall windows, then this is Read more [...]