Products + Trends Archive

How Do You Clean Cellular Shades?

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Q: How Do You Clean Cellular Shades? – Mary D. A: To clean cellular shades many of my clients use a vacuum hose on a low to medium setting with the brush attachment. This will gently remove the dust from the...

Can You See Through a Solar Shade at Night With Lights On Inside the Room?

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Q: Can you see through a solar shade at night with lights on inside the room? – Dennis P. A: Solar shades come in varying degrees of openness depending on how loose the weave of the fabric is. Whether you go with...

How Do I Order Blinds with a Cut Out?

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Q: How do I order blinds with a cut out? – Neva B. A: Great question! While blinds are normally hung in straight windows, some need a cut out to fit around door handles and tile that protrudes into the frame. Cutouts are...

How to Make No Sew Monogrammed Roman Shades

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Monograms are popping up everywhere, and they’re the perfect way to add a personal stamp to your wardrobe or home decor. Monogrammed roman shades make your windows look perfectly polished and are adorable in kid’s rooms, nurseries, college dorm rooms or anywhere...

What are Embossed Faux Wood Blinds?

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Q: What are embossed faux wood blinds? – Kathy J. A: Embossed Faux Wood Blinds are the same as standard faux wood blinds. However, instead of smooth slats, the slats have etched markings to resemble real wood. For example,...

What is The Best Window Treatment for French Doors?

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Q: What is the best window treatment for french doors? – Marcia C. A: I love Plantation shutters done on French doors. They both look stunning, and being framed in and attached to the actual the door, will not...

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...