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Tricky Design Problem: Will My Skylight Blind Sag?

CrystalPleat 3/8" Single Cell Blackout Skytrack Skylight

I’m thinking of covering a skylight with the Cocoon 3/8″ Single Cell Blackout Skytrack Skylight blind. The skylight is deeply recessed, so what I would be covering is an opening in the flat part of the ceiling. The span is…

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French Door Blinds

French doors can pose a problem for homeowners. They cause us to ask that age-old question: “Should I hang blinds or leave the windows uncovered?” While they are beautiful, they let lots of sunlight in. Those harsh afternoon rays can…

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Customer Q&A: What are the Alternatives to Vertical Blinds?

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Vinyl Panel in the Color Linen

Q: I have a sliding glass door that I want to cover, but I think vertical blinds are ugly. What are the alternatives? – Brad D., Los Angeles, CA A: Thanks for your question, it comes up a lot. Vertical…

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