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Cyber Week Sales on Blinds.com

We’re bringing you big savings just in time for Thanksgiving! To show how thankful we are for our amazingly loyal customers we’re giving you 10% off ALL Blinds.com Brand products. Just use the code: Thanksgiving Because these products carry our name, we go out of our way to make sure that the Blinds.com Brand gives you top quality at the best value. Our brand has a more extensive range of products than any other name brand we carry. No matter what you’re looking for, The Blinds.com Brand will be sure to give you savings on a high quality product that meets your needs during the Blinds.com Cyber Week Sale. With this large number of products discounted in our Thanksgiving Sale we’re…

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Alternatives to Enclosed Door Blinds You Can Install Yourself

r September 17, 2012 | B Energy Saving, New Products

Learn About Enclosed Door Blinds Because of their popularity with home improvement channels and custom home builders, the enclosed door blind trend has spread like wildfire over the last few years. Many builders or homeowners will choose a door with blinds built in. In order to avoid the hassle of door installation, many people are turning to add-on enclosed blinds and shades that can be mounted on the existing window trim of you door and all you need is a screwdriver. This style of enclosed aluminum mini blinds and enclosed cellular shades are often chosen for a seamless look on doors and to eliminate the need for dusting. The enclosed aluminum door blinds are available as white blinds enclosed in tempered safety glass and can be adjusted using the light…

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Alternatives to Vertical Blinds

Are you looking for a simple way to update the look of your home? If you thought that traditional vertical blinds were the only covering option for sliding glass doors and large windows, have we got news for you! Over the last few years many modern, but just as functional alternatives have come onto the market. We’ll be sharing a few of our favorite options below, but be sure to take a look at the complete list of vertical blind alternatives at Blinds.com.  Woven Wood Grommet Panels These are a hybrid between traditional fabric drapes and a folding door. They have the elegant look of drapes and are installed on a curtain rod, instead of the complicated track system that…

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Ultimate Eco Summer Kitchen

As we continue our Sizzlin’ Summer series with Bounce Energy, this week we’ve collected a few tips and tricks for the ultimate eco summer kitchen. During the dog days of summer, nothing helps you cool off and stay hydrated better than fruits and veggies packed with H2O.  Apples, apricots, beets, bell peppers, cherries, blackberries, and cantaloupe are just a few of the farm stand finds that are at their peak in late summer across the country. A great way to make your time in the kitchen a little more green is to shop local. Exorbitant amounts of fuel are used to ship produce across the country, so it’s a huge help to the environment and a great way to support local farmers if you…

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Survive the summer heat in the great outdoors

r July 17, 2012 | B Energy Saving, Seasonal Trends

As part of our Sizzlin’ Summer Energy Savings series with Bounce Energy, today we’re looking at ways you can survive the heat while enjoying the great outdoors. Get those outdoor spaces ready to play! Knowing that you’ll be enjoying summer games, star gazing and barbeques outside this year means giving a little more thought to the outdoor spaces you’ll be living in. Source: joannagoddard.blogspot.com via Jennifer on Pinterest   You’ll love our great patio and yard decorating tips post, especially when you fight the heatwave with an exterior sun shade.  Invest in a nice large umbrella for your uncovered porch, pick up some fun decorative hand fans for guests and surprise your friends with a backyard water feature!   Dress…

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Sizzlin’ Summer with Blinds.com + Bounce Energy!

We’re excited to team up with our pals at Bounce Energy for some Sizzlin’ Summer Energy Savings during these months of sunshine and heat waves. Throughout the summer, we’ll be sharing home energy efficiency tips, summer adventure inspiration and ways to stay cool even on the most sweltering of days with your friends and family. Stay tuned on our Blinds.com blog and on the great Bounce Energy blog every week for sizzlin’ summertime fun and check out these summer surprises we’ve got for you…. Summer savings with Bounce Energy + Blinds.com! We believe that you should spend more money on ice cream and less money on keeping your home cool this summer!  Here are a couple of special summer promotions…

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Real Customer Photos: Summer sun edition!

Your windows are with you all year long, but there’s no time like the summer to really appreciate a great light and heat blocking window covering! Here are a few of our favorite solar shade and insulating cell shade reviews, just in time for the sweltering summer heat. Bali Solar Shades: “Perfect for hot windows” “We live in GA and our back yard of flowers faces South. Before we got our Sunscreen blind it was like living in a cave for about the nine hot months. Now it is cool in the room and we can see our garden. It is our perfect solution and can’t wait to do our breakfast room the same way.”  ~Thanks to reviewer: luanngreencat Graber…

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