At Blinds & Designs here in San Francisco, many of our customers are in love with shutters for their homes. And with good reason! Shutters are classic, and they’ll add value to your home. Plus, with real wood shutters, you’ll add an element of nature, warmth, and beauty to the room. If you’re curous about how Hunter Douglas hardwood shutters might work in your home, speak with one of our trained consultants today. We’ll be happy to help you decide if these beauties are right for you. [Read more…]
Getting a new home is complicated, with many decisions to make and many details to consider. Because of their value to the home, window treatments should be at the top of the list. At Blinds & Designs serving San Francisco, we can help you find the window coverings that will work in your new home at a price you can afford. Here are some things to consider:
Child and Pet Safety
While all of our window covering options have safety features for children and pets, some go way above and beyond accepted safety standards. From wand operation to cordless systems to motorization, all of our blinds and shades can be customized for maximum safety without sacrificing style.
Hunter Douglas offers many stylish window treatments that allow you to save on energy costs. Vignette shades, including classic roman shades, as well as Duette honeycomb shades, provide energy efficiency and beauty that works with any décor. Our Architella shades have the highest energy efficiency rating in the industry. [Read more…]
Sometimes even terminology can be overwhelming. After all, the terms window treatments, window coverings, window fashions, and window dressings pretty much mean the same thing. Sometimes, window coverings can also refer to exterior coverings such as exterior shutters and awnings, but for the most part, you can use all these terms interchangeably. With so many options available to cover your windows, it’s easy to feel a little overwhelmed. [Read more…]
At Blinds & Designs in San Francisco, one of the most popular window treatments for our customers is shutters. They come in a variety of colors and sizes, and the materials range from premium hardwood to faux wood and poly-satin. Optimal light filtering and privacy control is provided by the functional louvers on interior shutters. Some lines of shutters also provide an extra layer of insulation to increase energy efficiency at the window. [Read more…]
Kitchen window coverings serve a few different purposes. Style is often the first to come to mind — with all the time we spend in our kitchens, it’s important that our window treatments look inviting and add personal style to the room. Light and privacy control is also important in the kitchen, as is durability and maintenance. The window covering experts at Blinds & Designs, serving Los Altos and the entire San Francisco area, can help you make a selection that works and looks perfectly in your kitchen. [Read more…]