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Sheer-Light filtering- Room Darkening- Blackout

By: Sai

These terms are so important in the blind world but how is the regular consumer supposed to know the difference. I know I sure didn’t until I went looking for blinds.  My goodness, I still have a headache!  Every room has some type of different requirement that I wanted follow. So guess what I am doing for this blog. I will teach everyone the difference between requirements, and how I used each throughout my house. This will be a long strenuous process. It will hurt your brain, but in the end you will enjoy it! Let’s begin!

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Blackout vs Room Darkening?

By: Karen

I would have never thought there would be so much to think about when it came to picking out shades.  Really, the only reason I need them is because my kid’s rooms have east facing windows, and the sun is blaring into their rooms at 5am. And, if the kids are up at 5am, that means everyone else is up with them, like it or not.

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Narrowing it Down: Tricks to Making Your Window Coverings Easier to Choose

By: Liz
Many clients walk into my showroom on Long Island, and realize very quickly, that we here at Blinds To Go are not kidding when we say we have the world’s largest selection. There are quite literally over 25,000 options to price at BTG. Sounds overwhelming, does it not? The process of picking out the perfect window treatment can be. It is part, if not most, of the reason I’m employed. I’m trained as a Design Consultant to narrow you, as the consumer, down to the treatment that makes the most sense. The functionality, the decorative purpose, and the fiscal concerns are all things I already know to take into account. Most of my clients leave out at least one of these concerns, sometimes two out of three.

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