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Blinds for Cheapskates and Thrifty Nickles

Everyone wants to save a buck now and then, but there are some among us who truly take frugality to the extreme. You may see fancy drapes and plantation shutters in other people’s houses and think, “I don’t need all that frilly stuff. I just need my windows covered, period, so the neighbors will stop complaining.”   Or perhaps you’re trying to convince a bachelor pad-dweller to upgrade his window coverings from from the blanket stapled to the wall. This is not a good look people.   Cheap Blinds for Any Budget If you think durable, custom blinds won’t fit in your budget, think again! You’ll be happy to know that has lowered the prices of our most affordable blinds!…

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Woven Wood Shades for The Back Door + Win a Gift Card!

Last week we introduced you to Tyesha and her blog, House Made Home. She is a lover of all things customizable, and goes beyond builder grade in everything she does. She and her husband have given their home unique finishing touches like window-elongating molding, and a DIY paneled wall. When she started looking for woven wood shades to dress up her back door, all of the custom options available at sealed the deal for her. She used this image as her inspiration and landed on the Bali Economy Woven Wood Shades to get the look.   Hear What Tyesha Had To Say About Her Experience:     “As we all know I like customizing anything I can and doing it…

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Customer Service FAQ – Need Blinds Quickly?

You’re tuning into to another ‘Window FAQ’ post from Mindy, a fabulous Customer Service Representative here at Have a window covering question you’d like help with? Leave a comment below! With summer approacing fast, it can only mean one thing – HOT HOT Temperatures! If your like us, summer also means the start of DIY projects and lots of redecorating and remodeling.  We also hope it means more window treatments for all pronto!  And lucky for you, with our ONE DAY blinds, we’ve got you covered (no pun intended!). By simply clicking on the “Expedited Production” box during checkout, like the below image, you can get some of our most popular products made in just ONE business day!  Now that’s getting blinds…

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Mad About Motors: May Motorized Blinds Sale

How do you know when it’s time to go motorized? Sure it seems fancy and futuristic, but today’s technology will give you full control and convenience you never knew you could have. Think about your garage door. Before motorized garage door openers, a person had to get out of their car and raise the door by hand. And televisions – do you remember the days when you had to walk across the room to adjust the set? Remote controls bring added convenience that just make life a little easier.  Think about being able to adjust all of the blinds in a room with the push of the button. Now’s the perfect time to upgrade. During May you’ll get unheard of…

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DIY Season is Here! Blinds on Sale for Your Spring Window Update.

Ready to jump into your Summer DIY projects? Start by remodeling your windows! Does your laundry list of do-it-yourself projects always seem to be getting bigger? can help you narrow down your project list — starting with your windows! This month, get a head start on your summer home improvement by taking advantage of blinds on sale from our top brands. Browse the offers below to launch your DIY dreams.   Popular Products, Popular Prices — 10% Off Wood and Faux Wood from Beloved for their durability and their classic appearance, wood and faux wood blinds work with virtually any style or decor. Since a popular product deserves a price to match, we are offering 10% off all…

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The Surprising History of Blackout Curtains

Today blackout shades are a godsend to daytime sleepers and those who like to get some extra shut eye on the weekends. Not to mention the ambiance they create for a home movie viewing. But, did you know that blackout curtains got their start during World War II? Put That Light Out! There’s A War On! How To Hide An Entire City When nighttime air raids threatened many major cities in northern Europe, area-wide blackouts were instated. Allied leaders believed that without man-made light coming from cities, bomber planes would have trouble navigating by sight and reaching their targets.   Cover up! Blackout regulations began to be enforced in Britain in 1939. They required that all windows and doors were…

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The Dos and Don’ts of Cordless Blinds

No matter how insignificant it may seem, intuitive design can remove many of life’s little headaches add to stress and frustration. Have you ever made a fool of yourself jerking a blinds cord from side to side trying to adjust it? We believe that basic operation shouldn’t be a challenge. That’s why offers an alternative that makes raising your blinds effortless, and even a little fun – cordless. Free Cordless During April! During April we’re offering a free cordless upgrade for many top products, but time’s almost up! The sale ends 3/31. Free Cordless Upgrade on Brand Shades Free Cordless on Bali Shades Free Cordless on Graber Blinds and Shades   The Dos and Don’ts of Cordless Blinds Cordless…

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New! Brand Cordless Day Night Cellular Shades

Does your home have nice, bright windows but a less than stellar view? The new Brand Cordless Day Night Shade has a combination of light filtering and blackout fabric that can hide unsightly things outdoors without loosing natural light. Brand Cordless Day Night Shade These versatile shades allow you to have it all with light filtering and blackout capabilities in one. How it Works: The shade is composed of two cellular shades joined with a lightweight middle rail. Gauzy, opaque, light filtering fabric is on top, and mylar-lined room darkening fabric is below. Both fabrics will cover your window completely while the other is discreetly compressed above or below.   Versatile Light Control This changeable shade allows you…

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You Can Have It All With Odysee Insulating Blinds

Blinds and Shades in One! Blinds give you adjustable light control. Shades give you energy efficiency and complete privacy. When you’re shopping for a custom window covering don’t you want to invest your money in something that lets you have it all? Get the best of both worlds with Odysee Insulating Blinds. These innovative window treatments have durable fabric vanes that allow light in when open and can be raised and lowered like traditional blinds. However each vane can be expanded to give you cellular shade-like coverage and insulation. Typical slat blinds can be opened and closed as well, but slats don’t close perfectly and can let in light through gaps. The Odysee vanes expand to an interlocking fit that…

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Discontinued Cellular Shades – Last Chance to Order!

  Finish Your Room Before They’re Gone! Want to keep a consistent look in your home? If you ordered Brand 3/8″ Double Cell Light Filtering Shades or 3/8″ Double Cell Blackout Shades, order now to get matching colors for the rest of your home! We only have a limited supply, so order by April 10th to get them before they’re no longer available! Order 3/8″ Double Cell Light Filtering Shades - Limited Supply Available! Order 3/8″ Double Cell Blackout Shades - Limited Supply Available! The last day to order is April 10th!

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