solar shades Archive

Can Exterior Shades Block Wind and Rain from a Gazebo?

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Q: I have a gazebo and I am trying to block rain and wind, are exterior solar shades my solution? – Tim L. A: Short of putting up a wall, they’re your best bet. Exterior solar shades are designed...

Can You See Through a Solar Shade at Night With Lights On Inside the Room?

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Q: Can you see through a solar shade at night with lights on inside the room? – Dennis P. A: Solar shades come in varying degrees of openness depending on how loose the weave of the fabric is. Whether you go with...

How to Check the Status of your Blinds.com Order

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After placing an order for your brand spanking new blinds, we want to keep you up to date on how it’s doing and when it’ll arrive on your doorstep! To check the status of your order, all you need...

Bring Some Pattern to Your Windows! – Printed Roller Shades

Blinds.com Signature Roller and Solar Shades

When you see extra wide roller blinds or smaller sized roller shades, you may think of a modern loft, trendy restaurant or high-tech media room. While they’re perfect for all of these spaces, roller shades are also surprisingly versatile for...

Why Choose Bali Blinds? – Top of the Line Blind Design

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Bali Blinds has always been a company for innovation, currently holding at least 66 patents on their in house designs. They are one of very few window treatment companies with a dedicated staff of engineers whose sole purpose is...

Mid Century Family Home Gets Sleek Window Look with Solar Shades

Discovery Street Mid Century Home Solar Shades

Every Mid Century lover dreams of a home with sleek floor to ceiling windows. Ruthy, who writes at Discovery Street, found just such a home in the Pacific Nothwest. She and her husband have been lovingly restoring the “straight-out-of-mad-men”...

Solar Shades for Every Season – Love the Outdoors Again

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All new Outdoor Solar Shades from Blinds.com help you reclaim your patio from scorching summers! These shades look great and help you control privacy and light for every part of your home.   The Outdoor Solar Shade is great...

Top 10 Window Coverings of 2013

With lush new fabrics, innovative design and even easier installation, it’s never been simpler to cover your windows in style. Learn more about our customers’ Top 10 Window Coverings of 2013 and start the year off right with beautiful...

10 Tips For The Perfect Summer Porch

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The sun is up and shining – it’s summertime and many of us are in need of ways to beautify our porch. As an outdoor area, porches sometimes get neglected, so we’ve gathered 10 budget-friendly tips on ways to...

Perk Up Your Patio With Outdoor Sun Shades

Spring is here, and the seasonal clean up doesn’t have to be limited to inside spaces. Tidy up your patio for the warmer days ahead. Sweep off the porch, wipe down furniture, wash cushion covers, and hang some exterior shades to...