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HomeTalk Heroes Fire House Remodel Reveal!

r February 27, 2014 | B Charity, Home Decor

What a transformation! As we told you earlier this week, bloggers Dria and Nina have been hard at work giving Fire Station 1 in Hudson, MA a brand new look. Before: Before Dria and Nina got their hands on it the room was drab, cluttered and truly falling apart in many places. After: Dria and Nina gave the space a modern, masculine look with a bold graphic rug, black leather recliners and fresh window treatments. Windows with Industrial Flair Grommet curtains are a more modern hardware choice and give windows a cleaner look. They chose the Geneva Grommet Drapery Panels and added another industrial touch with DIY curtain rods made from conduit pipes. See more photos from the big reveal…

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3 Alarm Decor Emergency – Firehouse Remodel with Hometalk Heroes

r February 25, 2014 | B Charity, Home Decor

Decor savvy bloggers Dria and Nina saw the state of Fire Station 1 in Hudson, MA and decided to partner with home improvement community, Hometalk to lend a hand. They started Hometalk Heroes as a way to give these unsung heroes a less outdated and cluttered space to come to work everyday. See Firehouse 1 Before With the help of some of the biggest brands in home decor and top interior design bloggers, Dria and Nina are transforming the station from a neglected mess to a modern hangout that’s worthy of the lifesaving work these heroes do. We’re honored to be a part of this small project that will make a big difference in the lives of Hudson’s firefighters. Dria and Nina…

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PJ Day at Blinds.com- We love Easter Seals!

r December 7, 2012 | B Blinds.com Culture, Charity

We’re getting comfy for a great cause! Today schools and offices across Houston participated in a city-wide pajama day to benefit Easter Seals. We, along with many others, collected pajamas that will go to the disabled children and their families that Easter Seals serve – just in time for Christmas! Easter Seals has been helping individuals with disabilities and special needs, and their families, live better lives for nearly 90 years. From child development centers to physical rehabilitation and job training for people with disabilities, Easter Seals offers a variety of services to help people with disabilities address life’s challenges and achieve personal goals. We’re honored to get to work with such a long standing and warm hearted organization. If you’re looking…

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Win $1500 in cordless shades – Window Covering Safety Month giveaway!

October is Window Covering Safety Month and we want you to stay informed on the best window covering options to make your home and office a safer place to be. Window coverings with cords are cited as one of the top 5 hidden hazards in the home.  Not all blinds and shades are created equal when it comes to safer for kids window coverings. Learn more about window cord safety and other ways you can make your home safer on our ‘Safer for Kids Blinds and Shades’ page. Enter our $1500 ‘Safer Home’ giveaway! Want a little help making your home safer?  Enter the Blinds.com ‘Safer Home’ Giveaway to win $1500 worth of  Norman brand cordless window treatments. Cordless products mean greater peace…

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Pajamas at Work!

r December 20, 2011 | B Blinds.com Culture, Charity

Earlier this month, Blinds.com participated in a city-wide Pajama Day benefiting the Easter Seals Greater Houston by not only wearing PJs to work, but also by donating dozens of pajamas to families in need. Easter Seals Greater Houston’s clients were…

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Blinds for Clunkers, Everyone’s Doing It

r May 18, 2010 | B Blinds.com Culture, Charity

Last year, in an effort to encourage people to donate blinds or recycle their old blinds, we started Blinds for Clunkers. Blinds for Clunkers was a simple idea borne from a similar, government-approved program you might remember called Cash for…

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