Tips and Tricks
Don’t you wish everything came with a user manual? While it’s easy to find information on how to care for your furniture, appliances, and even your home, finding the specifics can be tough. Everyone learns some maintenance tips and tricks along the way!
Caring for and cleaning your window coverings isn’t difficult. For each different type of window covering, there’s a method to clean it! Can’t decide what type of shades your bedroom needs? Debating on whether you should install shutters or blinds in your kitchen? Did you know you can fight allergies with window treatments? We’ve got the answers for your blinds, shades, and shutter questions. We share our tips and tricks for cleaning, maintaining, and caring for your window blinds here.
Welcoming a child into the world is always an enriching, rewarding experience. You love, guide, and protect them throughout their lives, but those first few precious years present new parents with an increased need to prevent any sort of harm that could come to them. That’s why they go to such great lengths to ensure every inch of every [...]
Congratulations on your recent move! Moving into a new home is always an exciting experience. You get to make a completely different space feel like home while also enjoying the freshness of everything around you. There’s really nothing like getting a new home to call your own! For a lot of new homeowners, however, once they sign the [...]
Fall is in full swing, which means the holiday season isn’t far behind. Soon, you’ll be stuffing the turkey and before you know it you’ll be stuffing stockings (or stuffing latkes). But before the holiday fun can begin, you need to make sure your home is ready for house guests of all ages, from your cousin’s newborn to your [...]
During the summertime, we’d wager that your blinds and shades function to keep your rooms as cool as possible. But, now that autumn is just around the corner, you will be faced with a different set of seasonal window issues. In the same way that you change your wardrobe and hair whenever the seasons change, it’s important to [...]
How much sleep do you get on an average night? It’s widely known that adults need between 7-9 hours of uninterrupted sleep every night, although this number will naturally fluctuate from person to person. But, many working adults get much less sleep than what is recommended, which can affect their day-to-day lives in tangible [...]
The past couple years have seen a tremendous increase in affordable smart home technology. And the introduction of the Amazon Echo (Alexa) and Google Home have made these technologies even more popular, not to mention more powerful. “We live in a time unlike any other,” says Rick Delgado, Smarthome. It’s truly like living [...]
Whether your old window treatments are falling apart or you’re just ready for an upgrade, buying new blinds, shades, or shutters is a pretty exciting time. But it can also be a bit stressful and overwhelming if you are unprepared. Luckily, that’s why we’re here! In this article, we will break down the often-overlooked action [...]
Just as new parents have to baby-proof their home, new pet owners have to make their home safe for the new dog or cat. We have compiled a quick list of ways to prepare your home for your new family member.
When it comes time to sell your home, window treatments may be the last thing on your mind, but your blinds, shades, and shutters can actually play a pretty big role. So, we decided to shed some light on our favorite real estate weapon – window treatments. Do Window Treatments Help Increase Home Value? The simple answer [...]
Fortunately, the right window treatments can give you the best of both worlds - that refreshing breeze without sacrificing any privacy. Here are a few of our favorite options.