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How to Cover Angle Top, Angle Bottom and Triangle Windows

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Many homes have cathedral-style windows that follow the roof line creating angle bottom, or trapezoid windows that are a challenge to cover. Some choose to leave these unique windows uncovered, but with that much glass – heat, glare and privacy can...

Tips for Installing Plantation Shutters (Even in Non-Square Windows!)

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You’d be hard pressed to find a window that’s perfectly square. Aging homes, shifting foundations and less than perfect construction are just a few contributing factors. Plantation shutters can be especially effected by out-of-square windows which cause doors to...

Help! I Need Blinds for a Super Sunny Bathroom Window

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Q: My glass block bathroom window is on the East wall, 8 ft behind me when I’m facing my large mirror. I want a horizontal blind that can reflect light up to the ceiling when partially open without bleeding...

A Video Guide to Effortlessly Choosing Window Treatments

Know you need an upgrade but wondering how to choose window treatments? We’ll walk you through the 9 most important considerations and narrow down your choices to find the perfect fit for your home. Types Of Window Coverings Blinds, shades, drapes,...

The Ultimate Guide to Blinds for Bay Windows

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Bay windows can be beautiful. Challenging. Lovely. Difficult. Ordering blinds for these angular spaces can be a bit intimidating. But few things make a room look polished as much as a well dressed bay window.Today, we’re going to walk...

What are Faux Wood Shutters Made Of?

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Plantation shutters last a lifetime and do amazing things for your home’s retail value. However, there’s something you should consider before you put shutters in every room in your home. Kitchens and bathrooms have changing temperatures and humidity that can make them...

Why Choose Norman Blinds? – A Green Alternative

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Norman International makes wonderful blinds and shades, but also what are undeniably the best shutters in the world. Norman has been in the business since 1973 and making the top shutters and shades in the industry for over 40...

Baby Gizmo At Home Revealed! (Video)

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We want you to meet Blinds.com’s new best friend, Baby Gizmo and check out their new video series, At Home With Baby Gizmo! About Baby Gizmo Hollie, Lee and 3 kiddoes under the age of 9 make up the Baby...