Favorite Window Blinds Care and Cleaning

These seemingly simple window treatments are actually made up of many smaller pieces that can attract dirt and dust.  The different parts of the blinds require some different cleaning methods. Dusty and grungy blinds wear out more quickly and don’t open and close as they should. Different types of blinds may also require different cleaning methods too. How To Clean Horizontal Slat Type Blinds (Including Faux Wood, Real Wood, Ecowood, and Venetians) Vacuum Blinds Use a low suction vacuum as a high suction vacuum can damage light duty metal slats.   Whether your horizontal type blinds are metal, wood, or PVC, … read more…

Favorite Beat the Heat with Sun Screen Shades

  The heat & sunlight that enter through your windows will cause fading & deterioration of your flooring, furnishings, art work and carpets in your home. Protect them with the proper shades! Sun Screen Roller Shades Protect your home from UV damage; optimize interior energy efficiency; control glare; enhance TV/Computer screen viewing; and reduce heat substantially. All of these features and still having a maximized view! These perforated Sun Screens are made from vinyl-coated polyester yarns making for easy cleaning and are available in varying degrees of sun control. With an openness factor of 1% to 20% (With 1%, 3%, … read more…