Home Safety Archive

Maintenance Tips to Winterize Your Home

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The coldest part of winter is still ahead of us, so if you haven’t bundled up your home against freezing temperatures, start now! Here are a few tips for keeping your home insulated so you don’t lose heat and...

Top Tips for Childproofing Your Home

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If you have a little one on the way or a baby who is learning to crawl (and getting into everything), you’ve probably already started thinking about childproofing your home. In this infographic we’ll show you our top tips for childproofing the...

Guide to Safer for Kids Window Treatments

Have little ones at home and want to make a safer choice when upgrading your window treatments? October is National Window Covering Safety Month, but cord safety is important to us all year long. In the video above we...

Finding Safer Window Treatments for Kids – Take the Quiz!

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Making your home safer for children + pets is one of the most important steps  to consider when starting a family.  And to stay true to the Blinds.com core values, we have made choosing the best types of window...

Nursery Blackout Shades Mean Extra Sleep for Mom

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Moms are sleep deprived enough with 4 am feedings interrupting their nights. The last thing they need is the sun cutting nap time short or waking up babies WAY too early. New mom Shannon, who writes at Sweet Stellas,...

Mid Century Family Home Gets Sleek Window Look with Solar Shades

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Every Mid Century lover dreams of a home with sleek floor to ceiling windows. Ruthy, who writes at Discovery Street, found just such a home in the Pacific Nothwest. She and her husband have been lovingly restoring the “straight-out-of-mad-men”...

October is Free Cordless Month – Your Family Is Worth It!

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Happy October –  or as we like to say – “Happy Window Covering Safety Month!” Making your home safer for children + pets is one of the most important steps  to consider when starting a family.  And to stay...

Toddler Room Gets Pretty Pink Roller Shades – Safer Window Makeover

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October is Window Covering Safety Month, so we want you to know that blinds and shades can be safer for kids AND stylish. That’s why all month long we’re sharing stories from real customers who upgraded their windows to...

Are Your Windows Safer for Kids?

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Do Your Windows Need a Child Safety Checkup? Are you a parent-to-be decorating a nursery? Have a curious toddler who gets into everything? Child safety is something that affects all of us at one time or another. Even if you don’t...