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 [...]
It should come as no surprise that home energy use tends to increase alongside the temperature. But this article isn’t about telling you what you already know. We are going to reveal the surprising energy wasters around your home that could cause your energy costs to skyrocket this summer. Surprising Energy Wasters Around Your [...]
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 [...]
Last year, we looked at some of 2018’s trendiest wall colors and the perfect window treatment pairings. Well, it’s a new year and we have some new colors to explore.
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.
As the weather warms and winter is further and further in the rear view mirror, homeowners everywhere have set their sights to summer – vacations, pool parties, beautiful plants and flowers blooming all around. What’s not to love…besides that increased energy bill. Air conditioning isn’t cheap, after all. So, this [...]
Spring has sprung, which means spring cleaning is on everyone’s mind. After being cooped up in the house all winter, it is time to get out and have some fun. But before you embark on your next adventure, it is important to show your home a little TLC – vacuum, dust, mop, and de-clutter. However, there are several areas [...]
Mistaking Cut-Down with Custom Box stores often offer cut down shades, which are off-the-shelf product and cut to the appropriate width. However, this is far from custom. “At Next Day Blinds, everything is custom made after you purchase your products,” says Frank Sisto, Vice President of Operations at Next Day Blinds. “You get [...]
With spring right around the corner and Marie Kondo on everyone’s minds, we thought it would be the perfect time to discuss spring cleaning – specifically decluttering the home. However, if you’re like us, you have A LOT of stuff, and thinking about going through it all can be pretty daunting. “Decluttering an entire home [...]
“A full living room update — with new flooring, furniture and wall color — is the ideal home makeover,” says Erika Riggs, Zillow. “However, limited time and budget can make a full revamp out of the question.” Fortunately, you don’t need to spend a lot to make a big impact. A few easy updates and the right accessories can be all [...]