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5 Reasons to Keep Sunlight Exposure Under Control

By | 2017-03-14T23:50:58+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

The beautiful, warm sun is a wonderful part of our lives. Many of us love to bask like lizards, soaking in its balmy rays. And while it has its benefits, such as providing an important source of vitamin D and boosting your mood, excessive exposure also poses dangers. Especially here in Southern California where we [...]

Matching Blackout Curtains to Your Sliding Glass Doors and Your Room’s Theme

By | 2017-10-13T23:27:50+00:00 January 28th, 2017|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Sliding glass doors are a great feature to have in most homes. They give you easy access to your outdoor space, allow you to make the most of the beautiful weather, and make it easy to fill your home with tons of natural light. However, a big downside for many homeowners and renters is figuring [...]

Enhance Your French Doors with Stylish Designer Blinds

By | 2017-03-14T23:50:59+00:00 December 28th, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

The most timeless and elegant choice for home entryways is without a doubt French doors. They can be placed to lead outdoors or to separate parts of the home, and they tend to have stylish wooden frames as well as glass breaks which serve as windows. While French doors tend to look great as they [...]

Reviving the Room with Designer Bay Window Curtains

By | 2017-03-14T23:50:59+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Bay windows are often a room’s main architectural point of interest. However, they also pose some unique design challenges for homeowners. For starters, the windows in your home may not be a particularly good fit for the stock curtains available in most stores. Fortunately, by working with a custom curtain designer and installer, you can [...]

Roman Shades are an Affordable and Versatile Way to Enhance Your Windows

By | 2017-03-14T23:50:59+00:00 October 26th, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Roman shades offer some of the most versatile pieces that can make your windows look effortlessly beautiful. Functional and stylish, these window dressings not only make great focal points when incorporating designs around your home, but they are also inexpensive and easy to obtain. What kinds of Roman shades are the most affordable and expensive [...]

Increase Privacy and Reduce Interior Sun Glare with Window Tinting

By | 2017-03-14T23:50:59+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Your home should be your sanctuary. Not only should it protect you from too much sun, it should also provide privacy. Shades and blinds can help you do this, but another option is window tinting. Window tinting is the simple process of bonding a thin sheet of film in the inside surface of a window [...]

Care Tips for Vertical Wood Blinds to Maintain Long-Lasting Beauty

By | 2017-03-14T23:50:59+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Wooden blinds are wonderful. They add a natural, organic touch to any space, making it feel richer and warmer. But when it comes to caring for them, you may need to take some extra steps to ensure they look great well into the future. Step One: Is it Real Wood? The first thing you need [...]

Why Awnings Never Go Out of Style

By | 2017-03-14T23:50:59+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Awnings have been a valuable tool used by humans since the dawn of civilization. They have protected us from sunburn, rain, and oppressive temperatures. There is no need to worry about awnings ever going out of style for a variety of reasons, namely that they can be as attractive as they are functional. Here at [...]

How Shutters Can Match Southern California Home Design

By | 2017-03-14T23:50:59+00:00 May 13th, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Southern California home design is known for its open spaces and light, airy rooms.  A true marriage of indoors and outdoors, Southern California homes are known for blurring the lines of what’s in the open air and what’s confined by walls.  Moving in new directions, home design in this area has moved away from formal [...]

Which Material to Choose for Blinds – Metal, Wood, Cloth, or Synthetic?

By | 2017-03-14T23:50:59+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

A lovely, cool space in your home can be created while simultaneously enhancing your decoration style by adding a quality set of blinds. Versatile for allowing sunlight in or creating shade, blinds not only control temperature and lighting, but can also increase privacy when desired. There are many materials from which blinds can be made: [...]