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Bedroom Window Makeover on The Well Crafted Home

Our friend Lauren runs an incredible blog called The Well Crafted Home. She’s a new wife who shares home decor craft tutorials and recipes for yummy treats that the whole family will love. Tune in every week for Well Crafted Wednesdays where she shares the cutest DIY projects from around the internet. The Well Crafted Home Window Makeover Lauren’s bedroom just got a fresh new look with soft fabric roman shades custom fitted just for her windows. Like many, she is new to the world of window coverings, so she tried out our new service, Face2Face. She  video chatted with one of our in-house designers to find the perfect fit for her window. Here’s what she had to say:  “I had never bought blinds before so I was not sure how…

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Blinds.com Bathroom Makeover on The Happier Homemaker

r January 15, 2013 | B As Seen On..., Real Customer Photos

Serene Bathroom Makeover on The Happier Homemaker Our friend Melissa is an amazingly creative DIYer and decorator who shares tutorials, recipes, and inspiration on her blog, The Happier Homemaker. Melissa has been focusing her design energy on a bathroom makeover over the last few months. She has the prettiest garden tun and chose to update the wall color with a soft powder blue (after having it taped for a few weeks and finally getting around to it – preach sister). As you can see the bathroom gets natural light and a stunning view of the wetlands from this nice, big window. However, when her neighbors started a remodel project that opened up the view to the bathroom she decided to start shopping…

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Home Blog Curbly Gets Blinds.com Makeover + $1000 Blinds Giveaway

One of our favorite blogs, Curbly, follows the DIY renovation adventures of Alicia, Bruno and their new family as they make a 100 year old house into a home. Learn more about window treatments for historical homes In addition to renovation tips they also share smile-inducing DIYs (like this adorable lighted home sweet home headboard) and the latest trends in the decorating and architecture worlds.       We have loved following all of the renovation projects in the Curbly house, but were extra thrilled to see that they choose Blinds.com for their window makeover! Read more about their search for the perfect shades:   “We began looking at blinds, shades, and curtains, and started making lists of the pros and…

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Light filtering shades: real customer photos

r December 5, 2012 | B Products + Trends, Real Customer Photos

Whether you want a splash of color in your windows or increased privacy, our Norman brand light filtering cell shades are a great window shade upgrade for your home.  Seriously, check out all of the 120+ colors! The insulating honeycomb shades mean better room temperature control and, if you’re looking forward to sleeping in on the weekend, you’ll go crazy over our selection of blackout cell shades too. Click through our window covering sale page this month to see how much you can save. Cell shade love from a real Blinds.com customer “Fantastic Light Filtering Shades” feedback from customer Loretta E. The shades arrived quickly. They were labeled clearly so that I knew which one went where, and they were cut…

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Win a $100 Blinds.com Gift Card from 3 Boys and A Dog!

  We’re obsessed with our friend Kelli’s blog, 3 Boys and a Dog. She started off as one little writer many moons ago, and has since grown to a team of 8 amazing bloggers who share words of wisdom for the up and coming blog community, delicious recipes (anyone brave enough to try chocolate bacon crunch?), and they are the queens of amazing giveaways. Kelli is redecorating and just got the prettiest woven wood shades for her kitchen. She chose the Blinds.com Budget Woven Wood Shades in Aspen Walnut. With this fabric valence and glossy red windowsill she totally nails the rustic-chic look. We can only image how adorable the rest of her kitchen is! At 3 Boys and A…

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Real customer photos: Vertical blinds for great light

r November 12, 2012 | B Real Customer Photos

We love a nice set of custom window draperies, but sometimes your windows (and sliding glass doors) need a window treatment that gives you more light control AND a great look. Lighting and looks with Vertical S Blinds Meet customer ‘Cornwell’ from Indiana (and their dining room above!) who fought back against annoying, sunny glares to reclaim their space: We bought the vertical Levolor “S” blinds for our Dining Room because: 1. We were tired of the affect our heavy drapes were having on room appearance, and 2. Tired of the necessary upkeep required for the heavy material used in the drapery. The Levolor Blinds exceeded our expectations in several areas. Not only did the blinds improve the visual aspect…

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Hear it From Our Customers: Graber Blinds and Shades

r October 24, 2012 | B Real Customer Photos

We love sharing real customer feedback from the reviews and emails we receive.  Let’s talk about what YOU have to say about one of YOUR favorite brands:  Graber The Graber window covering brand got its start in 1939 and offers s a variety of custom products from soft fabric cellular shades to beautifully crafted wood blinds. They also provide some of the industry’s most innovative products for hard-to-cover windows like arches, skylights and sliding glass doors. We wanted to share our customers’ favorite Graber blinds and shades with you and let you know what they had to say about seeing, installing and using the product in person. Graber Basic Vinyl Vertical Blinds “I was looking for some inexpensive verticals to replace…

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Yellow Brick Home Blogger Review!

Yellow Brick Home is a fabulous, fabulous blog that follows the adventures of Scott and Kim as they rescue and rehabilitate vintage finds and give meticulous reviews of innovative new products for the home. Their travel photos are also out of this world. We’re getting the itch to skip town after seeing some of the amazing places they’ve been lately. Scott and Kim have been on the hunt for living room window coverings, and after much price comparing and sampling, we’re honored that they chose Blinds.com! Take a look at the post chronicling their new obsession with blinds (The Most Exciting Thing You Will Ever Read)  to see their beautiful photos and the kind things they said about us. They…

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Real Customer Photos: Fauxwood Blinds for a Cozy Living Room

r September 25, 2012 | B Real Customer Photos

Living rooms with large picture windows are a dream. They let in natural light which will keep plants happy and healthy and will help you get your daily dose of vitamin D.  But it’s important to have a versatile window treatment that offers privacy and glare control too.   We love the window covering choice that this customer made for the living room. These Blinds.com Brand 2″ Fauxwood Blinds look elegant in this large window and blend perfectly with the contemporary decor. With the wide window frame molding and decorative head rail, these blinds are like a piece of fine furniture. 2-Inch Fauxwood Blinds: “Character and Coziness” This customer shared a photo with us on Facebook (you can too!) and said about…

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Real Customer Story: Not a DIY kinda girl

r August 16, 2012 | B Real Customer Photos

Think you don’t have enough prowess with the power tools to install our window coverings? Draw some inspiration from this determined mamma’s story about installing her 3/8″ Double Cell Light Filtering Shades.  Double Cell Light Filtering Shades: “The quality is awesome” “This would of been much easier to install with a drill, but didn’t have one available so just used a screw driver and muscles. LOL. The blinds look amazing and the quality is awesome. I chose to get cordless because I have a 21 month old and a 2 year old. I LOVE LOVE LOVE the way the cordless blinds work. It is so great with these 2 little kids running around.” ~ blinds.com reviewer 2toddlerRNMom from Illinois Cordless blinds are a…

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