How to Measure for Window Treatments Like a Pro

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Tools You’ll Need to Measure for Window Treatments: Steel Measuring Tape, Pencil, and Paper. Custom-made window coverings can be the crowning jewel of any room. The huge advantage to customization is getting a perfect fit, no awkward gaps or bunched up material. However, a perfect fit starts with the perfect measurement, a task that seems daunting, but can be accomplished by following these simple steps. Helpful Guidelines for How to … Read More →

Finding Custom Window Blinds for Odd-Shaped Windows

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When new homeowners have designed their own homes, there’s little question regarding the window treatments of odd-shaped windows. Homeowners who bought someone else’s house, however, need a way to cover odd-shaped windows. Some are straightforward round, diamond or arch shaped windows. The placement and shape of some windows, though, make the new homeowners wonder how much sleep the architect had missed when he designed the house. Homeowners take heart, because … Read More →

Cheap Blinds Can Be Stylish With These Decoration Tips

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People often think that cheap blinds have to be ugly or unappealing. This is a silly mistake: there are multiple ways that you can update the style of your inexpensive blinds. Dispelling the Cheap Blinds Myth Follow these simple blind selection and decoration tips to transform those cheap blinds into an entirely new bold fashion statement. Don’t be afraid to experiment with even cooler ideas when it comes time to … Read More →

How to Pick Window Treatments for Your Child’s Room

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If you ask any parent, they’ll tell you that their child’s room is the most important room in the house. That’s why so much attention is paid to making sure you have the safest furniture and ideal layout, so that everything will be perfect for their children. One area that doesn’t often get the attention it deserves, however, is picking window treatments for your child’s room. This may be because … Read More →

The Direction of the Light Dictates the Style of Window Treatments for Kitchens

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If homeowners bought another family’s house, then they can’t control where the windows were placed. However, those building their own homes do have a measure of control. City or local ordinances regulate how the house is placed on the lot, so most of them face forward or toward the road. This can place the windows in all directions, and homeowners will need to know the direction of the light illuminating … Read More →

The Best Window Treatments for Bathrooms

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Choosing window treatments for one’s bathroom can be a difficult task. Many homeowner’s want to create a beautifully decorated, spa-like bathroom that takes advantage of bright natural light. However, the bathroom environment also necessitates the installation of window treatments that can keep you feeling reassured of your privacy. For many individuals, it can be difficult to find window treatments that strike the right balance between light, privacy, and functionality. In … Read More →

The Benefits of Wooden Window Blinds

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While there are many options available for window treatments, traditional wooden blinds continue to be one of the most popular options among homeowners. Their versatility, elegance, and classic look make wooden blinds a great option to warm up any space. However, with so many window treatment options available, many individuals may wonder why they should choose wooden window blinds over another, more affordable, option. The fact is that this is … Read More →

Indoor Window Shutters Throughout Your Home for Summer Gatherings in St. Louis

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Now that summer is here, you’re likely planning more indoor family gatherings or parties with friends. However, because you possibly live in a warmer climate and an open area where the sun hits your home daily, perhaps you need some new window treatments. Indoor window shutters are one of the best choices you can make if you want unique design options and a partially darkened room while you entertain guests. … Read More →

5 Trending Living Room Window Treatments for 2015

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When it comes to decorating your living room, your sense of style may differ from the majority and that is what makes every living room unique. However, if you want to check out the most trending living room window treatments for 2015, you will get a good idea of where to start and how to make your living room current, yet with your own personal aesthetic. What makes these trendy are … Read More →

3 Best Uses for Vertical Blinds Homeowners Should Know

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Windows are an integral part of any home. They often reflect style and architecture both inside and out, providing both practical function and beauty. How you dress your windows is no different. Window coverings provide both a practical service and an aesthetic accessory. Vertical blinds perform both these functions at a fraction of the cost of other window coverings. Where are the best places to use them? Consider our three best … Read More →