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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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A Window Into the Past: San Francisco’s Painted Ladies

Painted Lady

After a recent trip to San Francisco (known in my mind as the hilly city) I got a peek at the gorgeous Painted Ladies. For those of you who are wondering what I’m talking about, the Painted Ladies are Victorian and Edwardian-style homes that have been repainted to highlight their unique architecture. Needless to say I was in love with these adorably picturesque houses. Struck with inspiration, I decided to do a little research on the best window treatments for preserving the Victorian details of these homes. Here’s the top 3 window treatments I found: Stained Glass Appliques Extremely popular during the Victorian era, nothing looks better on a Painted Lady than stained glass. Not only is it beautiful, but…

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New! Blinds.com Brand Cordless Day Night Cellular Shades

Does your home have nice, bright windows but a less than stellar view? The new Blinds.com Brand Cordless Day Night Shade has a combination of light filtering and blackout fabric that can hide unsightly things outdoors without loosing natural light. Blinds.com Brand Cordless Day Night Shade These versatile shades allow you to have it all with light filtering and blackout capabilities in one. How it Works: The shade is composed of two cellular shades joined with a lightweight middle rail. Gauzy, opaque, light filtering fabric is on top, and mylar-lined room darkening fabric is below. Both fabrics will cover your window completely while the other is discreetly compressed above or below.   Versatile Light Control This changeable shade allows you…

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