Aluminum VS Vinyl Blinds

Aluminum and vinyl are two materials used in the manufacture of blinds. Both materials come with advantages and disadvantages. Blinds, regardless of what material they are made of, serve the same basic function. They are used to shade windows and let an adjustable amount of light into a given room. Advantages Aluminum blinds are strong […]

Real Friend or Faux

By: Tiffany H. Temperatures are rising and the sun’s heat is building steadily. Room darkening blinds and shades are all the rage in combating the intense heat, but this summer we’ve been getting a lot of questions and inquires about plantation shutters. My response, of course being sympathetic, that of all the hundreds of different […]

Blinds vs Shades 101

By: Karen I need to cover my windows. Who knew that was such a complicated thing to tackle? When I went to the store, I figured, like my mom had always done, I would buy some roller shades, and eventually tackle curtains when life settled down. She had always bought plain white. Even though I […]