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9Dec, 2017

Repeat Customers

December 9th, 2017|Curtains & Drapes, Draperies, Ideas, Motorization|0 Comments

Year after year we work with existing customers on new projects.  Many times they have moved and we are doing window treatments in their new home.  Why do they call us back?  Because we are experts in blinds, shades, shutters, and draperies, that’s why they call us back.  We can discuss various options for the new spaces – light control, energy efficiency, operating systems, acoustical options, and more.  We have access to thousands of fabrics for your drapes, valances, and […]

8Jul, 2014

Rebates are Available on Motorized Shades

July 8th, 2014|Kitchen, Living room, Motorization, Window Coverings|0 Comments

Operating your shades has never been more convenient, and now is the best time to buy.   Hunter Douglas is offering rebates of up to $100 on products with the Power Rise and Power Glide motorized operating systems. Power Rise and Power Glide allow you to operate your window treatments using either a remote control, wireless wall switch, or with an iPad or iPhone. (iPad or iPhone operation requires a Platinum Bridge or Gateway.) No matter which device you choose, you […]

11Mar, 2014

4 Blind and Shade Lifting Systems You May Not Know About

March 11th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments


When people are asked how to open or close window blinds and shades their first answer will probably be what is called a standard cord lock in the industry.  On a shade or blind with a standard cord lock, you pull the cord to raise the shade and the cord gets longer and longer as the shade raises.  In many cases the cord puddles on the floor when the shade is fully opened.  […]

8Mar, 2013

Do You Have Windows That Should Have Motorized Shades?

March 8th, 2013|Curtains & Drapes, Ideas, Motorization, Window Blinds|0 Comments

To many people, motorized shades are too extravagant or too expensive.  People think motorized shades are only for people with huge houses, not for your average house.  The truth is motorized shades are not extravagant and a lot of houses have windows that should have motorized blinds or shades.

Motorized shades do cost more than manually operated shades, but did you know that they can pay for themselves in energy savings.  That’s right.  If you have windows that are hard to […]

28Nov, 2012

Operate Your Window Treatments from Your iPhone

November 28th, 2012|Motorization, Window Blinds, Window Coverings|0 Comments

How cool would it be to operate your window treatments with your iPhone?  No more looking for the remote or walking to the wall switch.  Well now, you can operate your blinds and shades using your iPhone.

Hunter Douglas has recently introduced the smart technology called the Platinum App.  This new technology enables you to preset and reset the precise position of multiple window coverings for optimal privacy, security, energy management, and mood.

Using your iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch, you are […]