Bookmark/Share this page:
Cordless Shades and Child Safety
In late 2000, the window covering industry issued a recall to repair all window coverings to prevent the risk of strangulation to young children. The recall involved millions of window blinds that had pull cords that can form a loop and cause strangulation.
There are several things that may be done to prevent tragedies like this from happening and ensure basic window blinds child safety. Blinds and Shades today are much safer and their cords are harder to get tangled in. Many shades are now manufactured as cordless shades, eliminating the cords all together. When considering window blinds or shades, here are some basic child safety guidelines:
Blinds Chalet has more than 25 years of experience selling and installing window coverings including cordless shades. Attractive, high quality, and durable blinds and shades to fit any energy saving plan, decorating style, and budget. For information on what types of window shades, accessories, and any other window covering needs, visit www.blindschalet.com.
M-F 6am to 5pm
Sat 6am to 3pm PST
Recent ArticlesHow To Install the Broadview Shutters and the Sienna Polyclad Shutters
How to Install Side Mount Blinds
Fabric Window Shades – The Decorator’s Candy
In Phoenix AZ Window Treatments and Blinds are a Must
Cheap Shades, Arizona … That’s the Answer
Phoenix Blinds – The Sun Blinds Phoenix Windows, So Give Them Sunglasses!
Phoenix Blinds – Working Hard to Keep You Cool
Window Mini Blinds … The Affordable and Easy Solution
JC Penney Blinds
Home Depot Blinds / Lowes Blinds
IKEA Bamboo Blinds
Walmart Bamboo Blinds
Target Bamboo Blinds
3 Day Blinds
Woven Grass Shades
Best Selling Blinds
Article CategoriesHow To Measure Blinds
How To Install Blinds
Cleaning & Care
Window Covering Design Tips
Window Treatments Glossary
Window Blind Safety
Eco Friendly Window Treatments
Copyright © 2012 Blinds Chalet. All Rights Reserved.