Say Hello to Smart Blinds with the NEO Smart Controller System

Some of you are familiar with our motorized blinds and shades. As you know, they are not only child-friendly, but very convenient. We’re finally ready to unveil the next step in convenience: home automation. Read on to find out all about our new NEO Smart Controller System and how it can simplify your life.

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Blinds and Shades Motorization

Our Motorized Blinds and Shades products offer a lift system that is controlled by the touch of a button. With one remote, you can control up to six blinds at a time. The absolute best part of our motorization feature has to be the price. Priced at $99 to $119.99 per blind, you can switch to the convenience of motorized blinds, and you can operate your remote from as far away as 75 feet.

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Blinds vs. Shades: What’s the Difference?

In the world of window treatments, blinds and shades may as well be apples and oranges. But apparently, to anyone who doesn’t live and breathe window treatments every day, this isn’t quite so obvious. If you’re looking to cover your windows, here’s your chance to learn all about blinds and shades – and what the real difference between them is.

What Are Blinds?

Blinds tend to be made of solid materials, like Faux Wood Blinds, Wood Blinds and Mini Blinds. This makes blinds a very durable option. They’re also really easy to wipe clean and don’t absorb stains. No matter which material you choose, you’re sure to get a window treatment that will endure just about anything you throw at it – and trust us, kids throw a lot at them! Continue reading

5 Interior Design Trends to Look Out for in 2021

It’s probably safe to say we’re all ready to say goodbye to 2020 and start a new, better year in 2021. If you’re planning to spruce up your home and give your space a new look and feel, here are the interior design trends for 2021 you need to know about.

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1. Natural Fabrics

The natural look is on trend for 2021. This includes a lot of greenery (real or faux), sustainable materials, and natural-looking textures and fabrics. Our Value Cordless Woven Wood/Bamboo Shades are perfect for maximizing this look. They offer the natural look of bamboo, pair well with greenery, and just so happen to be a budget-friendly choice, too.

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5 Tips for Ordering Custom Blinds Online

Ordering your own custom blinds may seem complicated, but the whole process – from ordering to installation – can actually be much easier than you think. Keep these five tips in mind when purchasing your custom window treatments to guarantee a quick and easy transaction.

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1. Determine Your Needs

Before you commit to any blinds or shades, make a list of each room in your home and your needs in each one. For example, you may need total darkness in your bedroom so Blackout Honeycomb Shades would be a good fit. For your kitchen, you may prefer something easy to wipe clean like Faux Wood Blinds. If you’re looking for trendy and chic in the living room, you’ll want to look at something like Roman Shades or Woven Shades.

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6 Interior Design Tips for Your Bathroom Windows

You may only have one window in your bathroom, but your window treatments can make all the difference in how your design comes together. Here are some of our top interior design tips for maximizing space and boosting the Wow-factor in your bathroom project!

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1. Choose Light Colours

Bathrooms are not the biggest space in the house. Most of the time, you want to make it appear larger and brighter. Choosing light fabrics for your window shades or blinds will brighten up the room and make it appear larger. Dark colours can make a small space appear even smaller. Think Woven Wood Shades for your bathroom project if you want to open up the space and maximize style.

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DIY Home Project: Fall Window Treatment Tips and Ideas

We’re always up for a good DIY home project – especially when it includes stylish new window treatments! As the fall approaches, it’s a good time to start thinking about winter-friendly products. Here are some of our favourite fall window treatment ideas for your DIY home decor project.

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Fall Window Treatment Shopping

If you’re looking to redecorate this fall, here is a closer look at some of the top trends for the Fall 2020 season for your DIY home project.

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Faux Wood Blinds vs. Wood Blinds

From faux wood blinds to wood blinds, the look and feel of wood is essential to a warm and welcoming living space. So how do you shop for the right product? Read on to find out what the main differences are between faux wood blinds and wood blinds, and how to choose the right product for each room in your home.

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Faux Wood vs. Wood: What’s the Difference?

There are several differences between faux wood and wood, but luckily, style isn’t one of them. Here’s a closer look at the differences between the two:

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5 Tips for Choosing the Right Window Treatments

Choosing window treatments for the whole house can be overwhelming. With all the colours, textures and designs, it can be tough to choose. Here’s our quick and easy guide to understanding window treatments so you can choose the perfect products for each room in your home.

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Breaking Down Window Treatment Shopping

Choosing the right window coverings for your home is a big project. The first thing you’ll want to do is break it up into pieces. Make a list of each room you need window coverings for. Then consider these five tips for each individual room before making your final choice.

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5 Interior Design Tips for Choosing the Perfect Bamboo Shades

Bamboo shades stand out for their intricate texture and natural finish. The natural luxury trend sweeping the interior design industry proves natural is chic. At least, that’s what the design experts at Houzz have to say about it. In fact, trends have revolved around natural materials and warm accents all year. Read on to find out how to incorporate bamboo shades into your home, no matter what your style is.

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Why Are Bamboo Shades a Must?

In a nutshell, natural luxury is the trend we’ve been seeing loads of this year. From wooden flooring to marble accents, natural finishes are dominating the industry. And so far, there are no signs that this trend is disappearing anytime soon. In fact, the natural textures and warm accents are becoming even more popular over time.

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5 Tips To Improve Energy Efficiency for Your Living Room Windows

The windows of a house may be the portal to the outside world, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t search for some improvements to make them more efficient.

Window efficiency especially matters a lot in living rooms. This is because most living areas are designed smack in the middle of a home and many of them are designed based on an open floor plan. The light that’s let in through such living room windows is basically illuminating the rest of the spaces within the open floor layout.

If you want to know how to improve the window efficiency to increase the comfort of your lounge area, then here are 5 amazing ones to get you started:

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