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5 Home Privacy Tips + Real Window Makeover

If you’re a parent, you know that privacy and security become a much bigger priority with little ones around. One of our favorite bloggers Kim Delatorre, writes at Shop with Me Mama to help deal-savvy moms save money for their family across the country. With three kids under 8, Kim knew she needed to get her windows covered for peace of mind and safety. Enter to Win a $100 Blinds.com Gift Card from Shop With Me Mama! Here’s what Kim had to say: “I cannot stand windows without blinds, I feel like the world can stare at me and that is not a good feeling! Not in my home! I want privacy!!!” Privacy and Style with Sliding Glass Door Blinds She…

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Cherry Blossoms Blogger Comes Back For More (Blinds)

r August 12, 2013 | B Real Customer Photos

Kiley writes about home decorating, her family and everything a savvy mama needs on her blog, Cherry Blossoms. As a veteran makeup artist, she has infused beauty into every space in her life, including her home. Kiley is a longtime Blinds.com customer and busted the myth that you have to pay for installation when she outfitted her home with blackout cellular shades all on her own in 2010. Faux Wood Blinds For A Better Nap Time When the family moved into their new digs a few months ago, it was time to start shopping for window coverings again. In t he kitchen and bedroom, Kiley needed something that would keep the room dark during naptime and was safer for little ones…

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Momma Blogger Gets A Window Upgrade – Evolving Stacey Blinds.com Review

r June 27, 2013 | B Real Customer Photos

One of our favorite bloggers, Stacey Weckstein, is a longtime friend of Blinds.com, so when she decided to give her kitchen and basement windows an update, she turned to us for advice. Stacey has developed a blogging empire on her site, Evolving Stacey. She inspires her readers by sharing her stories of weight loss, wellness, and evolving towards a better mind, body and spirit. She’s a pretty zen mama if we do say so ourselves. Planning a trip? Stacey has traveled around the world to review world renowned spas and kid friendly vacation destinations. Don’t you wish that was your job? Getting Techy with Blinds.com She scheduled a free Face2Face consultation with our expert designer Benjamin. Here’s what she said about…

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Cozy, Casual Drapes for The Living Room – Window Makeover with Mrs. Hines Class

r June 19, 2013 | B Real Customer Photos

Our friend and fellow Houstonite, Sharon Hines, is on a quest to give each room in her home a ‘wow’ factor via her House Beautiful Series on her blog, Mrs. Hines Class. Her latest project has been to give her living room window treatments some much needed pizzaz.   She scheduled a Face2Face Consultation with Blinds.com designer Stephanie, and was able to show off her home via video chat. With personalized suggestions for a more modern look, she ordered samples and decided on the Easy Drapery Panels in Wilmington Buff.   The soft contrast with the wall color warms up the room, and grommet hardware adds a more modern feel. If you want to get the cozy, puddled look that Sharon…

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Blackout Blinds Create a Restful Space

r June 16, 2013 | B Real Customer Photos

Hearing from happy customers is one of the things that makes us excited to come into the office every day. Especially when window coverings can truly make a difference in someone’s life. Here’s a note we received from Michelle H. in Texas:   I have ordered from Blinds.com twice now, and, both times, we have been very pleased with their customer service, their website, delivery of the products and how beautiful they look, once installed. “I was so excited when the shades arrived” The first order I placed was in December.  We were redecorating our guest bedroom, because, I was having a kidney transplant and knew I would be recovering in that room when I came home from the hospital. …

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Woven Wood Shades for The Back Door + Win a Blinds.com 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 Blinds.com 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 Blinds.com Experience:     “As we all know I like customizing anything I can and doing it…

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Nostalgic Wood Blinds Take Mountain Inn Back to 1930s Roots

The Maxwell Inn is nestled among the rocky mountains in Estes Park, Colorado, the premier destination for those visiting the Rocky Mountain National Park. Just two hours from Denver, Estes Park is the perfect weekend getaway with boutique shopping, charming local restaurants, and outdoor activities like the Scottish Highland Festival in the Fall.     The beautiful structure that has been refurbished over the last few months to become The Maxwell Inn. It was originally constructed as a private home in the 1930s before it was expanded to become a dentist’s office, then the ‘Trapper’s Motor Lodge’ in the 1970s. This sterile, simplistic incarnation of the property lasted 30 years, until Peter and Dana Maxwell snatched it up in February…

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Real Customer Photo: Embrace Color with Shutter Style Wood Blinds

One of our customers needed blinds to cover the variety of window shapes and sizes in her living room. In the end, she achieved a cohesive look with Bali 2 1/2″ Northern Heights Shutter Style Wood Blinds in every window. She originally favored white as a safe choice, but with a helpful nudge from her husband she chose the more adventurous Saddle Brown. “Extremely Pleased!!” Here What She Had To Say: “I utilized the design consultant prior to purchasing the blinds. Somewhat hesitant about the 2 1/2 inch blinds since my front windows are very large. I initially selected white, however hubby convinced me that I shouldn’t be afraid of color. We decided on the saddle brown. “Hubby convinced me…

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Kids Bedroom Window Shades + Win a $100 Blinds.com Gift Card!

The house of our Blogger friend, Kelli from 3 Boys and a Dog, is getting prettier and prettier as she finds the perfect window coverings for each room. She started off with the window of her rustic-fabulous kitchen, and now it’s time to tackle her son’s bedroom. Safety and easy operation is important for kid’s bedrooms. We recommend cordless shades to keep homes with small children and pets that much safer. Kelli chose the Levolor Accordia 9/16″ Designer Single Cell Shades, and the Chili Spice color was perfect for her son’s Alabama Crimson Tide bedroom. These shades are available in a wide range of designer colors that will look beautiful in any space of your home. Order free samples to…

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Real Customer Story: Solar Shades for Seaside Home

One of our customers needed new window shades to protect her family and coastal California home from harmful UV rays. She chose the Phifer Premium Sheerweave Solar Shades and they’re perfect for her ocean view picture windows. They keep out glare, without blocking  her beautiful view. “These Blinds Are Great!”   Hear What She Had to Say: “These blinds are perfect for my home at the ocean. I needed to reduce glare from the setting sun but hated to cover up the view. When I found out about solar shades I was thrilled. I ordered one shade for my laundry room just to find out the quality and how well the view could be seen through them.” “When I found out…

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