Products + Trends Archive

What are Faux Wood Shutters Made Of?

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Plantation shutters last a lifetime and do amazing things for your home’s retail value. However, there’s something you should consider before you put shutters in every room in your home. Kitchens and bathrooms have changing temperatures and humidity that can make them...

Blinds for Odd Shaped Windows: Circle, Oval, Octagon + Triangles

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Specialty shape windows like circles, ovals and octagons can often be found in upper floors and attics as a decorative element in the roof’s gable. Triangle windows are found in similar spaces and often get their shape by following...

Blinds for Trapezoid Windows

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Trapezoid windows, also called angle-bottom or angle-top windows are often found along the roofline above traditional rectangular windows. Because of their odd shape, they can be a particular challenge to cover, but there are a few options we recommend....

The Woven Wood Shade Feature You’ll Wish You Had

Designers and homeowners alike are in love with the texture and dimension that bamboo shades bring to windows. Not to mention the gorgeous filtered light. However, there’s something important you should know before you try to replicate the look you...

What are Faux Wood Blinds Made Of?

What are faux wood blinds made of

Faux Wood Blinds (pronounced like “throw”) are Blinds.com’s most popular window treatments. Our customers love them because they’re cost efficient, easy to clean and durable. The manmade materials make these blinds safe for areas like the kitchen and bathroom which have...

Customer Service FAQ: Adjusting Your Blind Height

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Is your blind or shade too long? Check out this quick post that will save you some headache, and get your window treatments back where they belong. You’ve been waiting. Waiting patiently. So patiently, your picture shows up next...

Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice – Meet Kelly from Blinds.com!

Kelly Jones is one Blinds.com designer who brings a wealth of knowledge and happiness our team. She has called the Binds.complex home for 2 years, but is a 15+ year veteran of the interior design industry. Kelly has an all encompassing perspective...

Customer Service FAQ: My Cordless Cellular Shades Aren’t Lifting

Are your cordless honeycomb shades crooked, bulging out of the window or not lifting all the way? Have no fear! Blinds.com Customer Service to the rescue! Why is This Happening? In most cases you can chalk up lifting problems errors in manufacturing,...

Window Coverings for Sliding Glass Doors That Are Actually Cute

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Sliding glass doors give us beautiful views and easy access to the backyard. Most of the time all that sunshine is  welcome, but blinding glare is no fun. Plus, sometimes you don’t want the neighbors to see right into your home. That’s...

Why Choose Norman Blinds? – A Green Alternative

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Norman International makes wonderful blinds and shades, but also what are undeniably the best shutters in the world. Norman has been in the business since 1973 and making the top shutters and shades in the industry for over 40...