The Blind Blog

Which Window Treatments Block The Most Light From Your Home?

Struggling to find the right kind of window treatment for each room of your new home? Looking to update your dining room, but not sure what window treatments would be best?

Start narrowing down the window treatment options for each room of your home by considering two big factors: how much light you actually want (or don’t want) and how much flexibility you want to adjust the amount of light your window treatments let into the space.

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Topics: Vertical Blinds, Curtains, Wood blinds, roller shades

Anti-Fading Window Treatment Materials Resistant to Florida's Powerful UV Rays

The right window treatments can make a powerful statement in your home and transform the look of a room. After going through the trouble of finding the right window treatments to fit your windows, decor, and budget, the last thing you want is to discover that your shutters or shades don’t hold up to the sun and they’ve started to fade within just months.

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Topics: Window Treatments, Vertical Blinds, Curtains, roller shades

Vertical Blinds: Sleek and Contemporary

South Florida residents know that one thing they have in abundance is sunshine! Often, architects add expansive windows to their designs to take advantage of one of our greatest natural resources.

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Topics: Vertical Blinds, Blinds, Hunter Douglas

Five Ways to Get a Great Night of Sleep

Getting a great night’s rest is absolutely necessary for our health and everyday functionality. Sleep helps us replenish from the workday and makes us feel crummy when we don’t get enough of it.

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Topics: Vertical Blinds, Blinds

Dazzling Patio and Sliding-Glass Door Options

In Southwest Florida, window coverings are essential. You need to protect your home’s interior from the sun’s punishing rays, but you want to do it in style. You don’t want your patio and sliding-glass door treatments to be strictly utilitarian— and they don’t have to be! There are so many beautiful and modern options available, you can find the treatment that best reflects your personal design aesthetic. Let’s explore the different possibilities available for your patio and sliding glass doors.

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Topics: Patio door window treatments, Vertical Blinds