Window blinds can get very dirty. Over time, dirt build-up degrades and damages blinds. This creates a costly problem as the blind will need to be replaced. Additionally, window blinds can get so dirty that they don’t just look ugly, they can become a breeding ground for bacteria and allergens. In commercial settings, dirty blinds can […]
It’s hard to believe that October is here and we all know what comes after that – WINTER ! These beautiful fall days are the ideal time to prepare yourself and your home for the coming months. Here are some suggestions that will ensure you are prepared for winter.
COATS: Take out all of your […]
St. Patrick’s Day is March 17th and what a good time to think about GOING GREEN! Wearing something green on this day is a tradition for the Irish and non-Irish alike, so why not go a step further and make your home more ecologically friendly. Here are some suggestions:
ELIMINATE TOXIC CHEMICALS IN YOUR HOME – […]
With so many businesses selling window coverings, how do I know which one to buy from? The answer is simple. DO YOUR HOMEWORK! By that I mean that you should always research the businesses that you are thinking of dealing with. Don’t know where to start? Then Google using words such as “blinds, shades, or […]
Getting organized doesn’t have to be difficult or time consuming. We all have places in our home that are a mess: a closet, a kitchen drawer, the spare bedroom that has become a storage area for junk. We want to fix the problem, but we don’t know where to begin and we feel overwhelmed.
Here are […]
Flowers – Chocolates – Dinner …..Want something new to do?
Every year men spend lots of money to show their special someone how much they love them. And every year couples usually do the same thing. That’s just fine – but here are some new ideas to think about.
Take a walk in the park […]
With winter’s arrival, the cold weather has us reaching for the thermostat to turn up the heat, but the heat isn’t the only thing going up. So is your energy bill! Here are a few tips on how you can cut costs with very little effort.
Have your furnace serviced by a trained technician. You […]
Hunter Douglas sets the industry standard in top of the line products. Many competitors may try to copy the look of the Silhouettes, but none of them can come close to their beauty and quality.
Silhouette shades feature soft fabric vanes suspended between two sheer layers of fabric. The vanes and the sheers combine to softly […]
HONEYCOMB BLINDS – originally invented by Hunter Douglas
Honeycomb blinds get their name from the way they are made. When you look at them from the side, they look like a diamond shape, similar to what a beehive`s honeycomb cell looks like. This construction allows air to be trapped in between the layers and so it […]
Choosing window treatments can be a daunting experience. There are so many diverse products that are available today. Many products may look the same but in fact are quite different. Their level of energy efficiency, operating systems, the quality of the material that they are made of, and the warranty that is offered.
Many people focus […]