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Protect Your Home from Sun Damage

Protect Your Home from Sun Damage

Posted on: June 10, 2024
Tags: Shades, Blinds, UV Protection, Sun Damage

As the summer months linger; sunlight will stream through your windows, filling your home with a comforting glow.

When you lounge on your favorite sofa, enjoying the gentle warmth on your skin, take a moment to observe your surroundings. Do you notice how the sunlight dances across the room, illuminating every corner with its golden hue? It is a sight that can bring joy and serenity but hidden beneath this tranquil facade lies a silent threat.

 
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When Is It Time to Replace Your Blinds?

When Is It Time to Replace Your Blinds?

Posted on: May 6, 2024
Tags: Blinds, Tips and Tools, Replacing Blinds

Have you noticed that your blinds are starting to show signs of wear and tear?

Blinds are an essential part of any home or office, providing privacy and controlling light. However, they can also be susceptible to damage over time.

Window coverings are often opened and closed multiple times a day, leading to friction and eventual damage to the mechanisms that operate them. In addition, blinds are exposed to sunlight, dust, moisture, and other environmental factors that can contribute to their deterioration over time.

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Buyers Guide: Room-Darkening Blinds and Shades

Buyers Guide: Room-Darkening Blinds and Shades

Posted on: March 4, 2024
Tags: Shades, Blinds, Room Darkening, Buyer's Guide

We all crave a good night’s sleep. But, if your street has bright lights shining in your eyes all night long, a fulfilling rest can be more of a dream than a reality.

You’ve tried everything from moving your bed to facemasks. You might have even considered moving houses! There’s good news, there is a simple solution for combating bright lights.

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Accessories for Your Blinds and Shades

Posted on: February 19, 2024
Tags: Shades, Blinds, Accessories for Blinds and Shades, Tips and Tools

Blinds and shades are essential for controlling natural light and providing privacy in your home or office.

However, simply installing blinds and shades may not always be enough to achieve the functionality and aesthetic of your desires.

This is where the addition of accessories for your blinds and shades can provide several benefits for you.

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A cat playing in blinds. The text reads, "How to Keep Your Pets from Destroying Your Blinds"

How to Keep Your Pets from Destroying Your Blinds

Posted on: February 5, 2024
Tags: Blinds, Pets, Protecting Your Blinds

It's always fun to see your pets' playful side, but not when it comes at the cost of your blinds!

We understand that it can be extremely frustrating when your pet destroys your blinds. You are not alone in this frustration! It is very common for this to happen.

In this blog post, we will explain why your pet may do this, preventative strategies you can try to fix this behavior, and alternative blinds you can try out.

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The Difference Between Blinds, Shades, and Shutters

The Difference Between Blinds, Shades, and Shutters

Posted on: January 22, 2024
Tags: Shades, Shutters, Blinds, Buyer's Guide

Window treatments add a touch of style and taste to any room. When shopping around for the best window treatment, you may wonder what each different type of window treatment can provide for you in terms of style, privacy, and sunlight.

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Window Shade and Roller Blind Opacity Explained

Window Shade and Roller Blind Opacity Explained

Posted on: January 23, 2023
Tags: Shades, Window Treatments, Blinds, Blind Opacity, Shade Opacity

Everyone wants the perfect window treatment.

For some, that means maximum privacy. For others, it means perfect light control.

Everyone’s needs are different, and because of this no one home will have the same window treatment layout.

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Window Treatments We Love for the New Year

Window Treatments We Love for the New Year

Posted on: January 2, 2023
Tags: Shades, Window Treatments, Blinds, Faux Wood

With the new year comes the opportunity for great change.

One change you might consider going into 2023 is upgrading your window treatments.

New window treatments can provide a burst of style, substance, and identity to make your home truly unique in 2023.

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How to Choose Shades that Let Light in While Keeping Privacy

How to Choose Shades that Let Light in While Keeping Privacy

Posted on: June 20, 2022
Tags: TriLight Shades by Alta, Blinds

When shopping for window treatments, one of the most difficult decisions is striking a balance between light level and privacy. Some window treatments are excellent for privacy but leave your rooms dark and dreary. Meanwhile, other window treatments light

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Window Blinds, Shades, Slates, and More

The Difference Between Blinds, Shades, and Shutters

Posted on: February 21, 2022
Tags: Shades, Shutters, Blinds

Window treatments provide a touch of style and taste to any room.   When shopping around for the best window treatment for you, you may wonder what each different type of window treatment can provide in terms of style, privacy, and sunlight

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