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Common Questions for "Environmentally Friendly"


Ambria Blinds - Ambria Shades - Bamboo Shades

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Do you carry Ambria blinds? I am looking for the Ambria brand bamboo shades and wondered if you carried them or a comparable product.

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Solar Screen Shades - Screen Shades - Roller Screen Shades

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I am looking for a product that will allow light to enter the room and block some of the light. I have an office and I need to reduce the glare on my computer screen without blocking all the light. I am not worried about privacy. What type of window blinds do you offer?

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EcoGreen Roller Shades - Environmentally Friendly Fabrics - Solar Screen Shades

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Is the following product a Comfortex brand product? EcoGreen Roller Shade White? How are they environmentally friendly?

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Chemical Free Bamboo Shades - Woven Wood Shades

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I am interested in all-natural/less toxic sort of materials. I notice that your Tavarua Woven Wood Shade has no chemicals. Is the regular woven wood shade also chemical free? Thanks in advance for offering this sort of product.

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Category: Press Releases


Green Window Treatments
Many people ask if there are ways to incorporate eco-friendly window treatments into their home design and still have a stylish appearance. There are. Bamboo offers and exotic flair to homes, while roller and solar shades give a subtle polished appearance to a room. Cell shades are probably the most plain as far as design goes, but the selection of rich, neutral colors are a great compliment to any room.... more
Cool Shades
There are tons of blinds, shades and window treatments on the market. There are the energy efficient ones – honeycomb cell shades – the environmentally friendly ones – EcoGreen Roller Shades and bamboo shades – there are the elegant blinds – Roman Shades – and there are the classic blinds – wood blinds. But where are the fun ones? Where are the window treatments that show a little personality?... more
New Year – New Blinds
Sometimes New Years resolutions are made with the best intentions to keep them, but because of financial situations, they sometimes get pushed over from year to year. This year, why not fulfill those resolutions while there are sales and discounted items so that you not only get to cross that item off your list, but you get the sense of accomplishment of doing what you said you were going to do?... more
Bamboo Blinds
Tavarua bamboo blinds may also be referred to as matchstick blinds or woven wood shades. To create an exotic look, these blinds are woven into a light filtering window covering that is full of character. Each Tavarua woven wood shade comes with color coordinated cords and tassels as well as a matching 6-inch valance. Edge bindings are available for the entire Tavarua line of bamboo blinds to help protect the delicate edges from cracking or breaking.... more
Affordable Roller Shades
Roller Shades are an ideal window treatment for homes and offices. They are a perfect compliment for floor-to-ceiling windows and large windows that receive direct sunlight. Their sheer weave design comes in a variety of openness, which refers to the amount of light enters the room. Roller shades maintain views while blocking UV rays and help keep rooms cool. As a mid-summer incentive for homeowners and companies trying to beat the summer heat, some companies are offering discounts on popular roller shades.... more

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Bamboo Shades vs Roman Shades
Most bamboo shades are actually roman shades made from natural materials such as bamboo, reeds, rope, etc rather than the fabric used for roman shades. What is the difference then between the two window shades?... more
Design Benefits of Bamboo Blinds
Bamboo is becoming increasingly popular amongst manufacturers and designers due to its design possibilities paired with its durability. It offers a unique style and tone to any room design. Bamboo has long been popular as a strong element in Asian design and art, but nowhere is the unique effect of bamboo more effective on the tone and style of a room than when used for window coverings. ... more

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Category: Eco Friendly Window Treatments


Bamboo Panel Track Blinds are Environmentally Friendly
Bamboo Track Blinds are made from all natural bamboo. The sliding panels work as an alternative to vertical blinds and are eco-friendly. Not only that, but the panels slide open to allow light in. There will always be one panel facing the room, which is a nice way to frame off large French doors or sliding glass doors. Bamboo panel track blinds may be sold with or without a matching bamboo valance. The benefit of a valance is it hides the headrail, giving a room a cleaner more finished look.... more
Defining Eco-Trends in Regards to Window Shades and Blinds
Consumers are becoming more eco-minded and are looking for ways to incorporate environmentally friendly elements into their homes. However, many consumers are unsure as to what the different environmental terms mean. Blinds Chalet has defined the following terms in order to help consumers shop wisely:... more
Bamboo Products Benefit the Planet
Bamboo is becoming a substitute for wood and cotton on many levels. From houses to flooring, cabinetry and even window treatments, the benefits of bamboo are creating a surge in demand for this product. Because bamboo is a sustainable resource, meaning it replenishes itself in a short amount of time, growing demand doesn’t deplete bamboo forests or cause the long-term devastation to habitat that logging oak, pine or other woods does.... more


News Articles for "Environmentally Friendly"


Installing eco-friendly window shades is one of the steps homeowners can take to save energy.
EcoGreen roller shades are environmentally friendly as well as stylish
Oct 28 2011

Among the many roller shade selections from Blinds Chalet, an environmentally friendly choice is the EcoGreen roller shade.

Wood shutters add classic style to any room in a house.
Wood shutters provide a warm, elegant look to any home
Oct 27 2011

Whether they are painted white for a shabby chic cottage look or a rich wood stain for a contemporary family room, wood shutters from Blinds Chalet add classic style to any home.

Woven bamboo has become a popular, eco-friendly choice for window coverings.
Eco-friendly bamboo woven woods shades have variated textures and colors
Oct 21 2011

Variated textures and colors in bamboo woven woods shade make them unique every time they are chosen for a window treatment.

Make the most of your space
Make the most of your space
Jun 21 2011

Moving into a new apartment can be an exciting time to explore design options that will really show off your personality and create a look that's all your own. A featured attic apartment on Freshome.com boasted a fresh and youthful design that anyone could emulate.

Go green with bamboo woven wood shades
Go green with bamboo woven wood shades
Dec 23 2010

Making a home greener has become a popular movement among homeowners, but many may not know how to begin making an abode more environmentally friendly. There are some effective additions that one can make that are both affordable and stylish.

Bamboo woven wood shades a good choice for the eco-conscious
Bamboo woven wood shades a good choice for the eco-conscious
Sep 30 2010

A conservatory in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is among the leaders in the country of eco-friendly living that extends well past its gardens and into the buildings. The Evansville Courier and Press reports that Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens can provide homeowners with a guide as to how to best implement green living in their own houses.

Woven bamboo shades a staple of earthy decor
Woven bamboo shades a staple of earthy decor
Sep 13 2010

Baltimore residents Noreen and Eric Victor knew they had a bit too much space for just the two of them. The Baltimore Sun reports that the couple, who was still living in their five-bedroom Virginia home after their children moved out, decided that it was time for a new place in the city.

Showcase in Colorado features homes with green design
Showcase in Colorado features homes with green design
Sep 7 2010

Those in Summit County, Colorado, who are looking for ideas for their new home will have a chance to be inspired by some of the areas most beautiful abodes in the coming weeks as the Summit County Parade of Homes kicks off September 18. The Summit Daily News reports that event will features 23 houses and place an emphasis on green design.

Solar Screen Shades fit a home that embraces natural settings
Solar Screen Shades fit a home that embraces natural settings
Aug 16 2010

A recent article in Peoria Journal Star described Holly Henline's approach to her home as a blend of natural and traditional design, which depended on exotic aspects that would appeal to Henline's sense of organization and fashion.


The advantages of faux wood blinds
The advantages of faux wood blinds
Aug 2 2010

When considering window treatments, homeowners who want wood blinds are faced with a choice - should they spend a little extra on authentic wood blinds or save money by hanging faux blinds?

South Africa begins ambitious green building project
South Africa begins ambitious green building project
Jul 16 2010

Designing a home so that it has environmentally friendly specifications is sometimes thought of as only an endeavor of the wealthy. However, a project in South Africa is attempting to change that stereotype, Engineering News reported.

Saving energy with solar shades
Saving energy with solar screen shades
Jul 14 2010

Robin Wilson, one of Oprah Magazine's top green designers, tackled a 1950s home for the Early Show on CBS, and employed the newest in environmentally friendly technology.

Colorado realtors adding green glossary to home listings
Colorado realtors adding green glossary to home listings
Jul 12 2010

Realtors in Steamboat Springs, Colorado are trying to find a more efficient way to list the sustainable aspects of the homes they're selling, the Steamboat Pilot & Today reports. According to Prudential Steamboat Realtor, Angela Ashby, the company is working to provide an easy way to quickly determine how environmentally friendly a house is.

Bring outside in with woven bamboo shades
Bring outside in with woven bamboo shades
Jul 9 2010

With the beautiful weather that comes along with the summer months comes the desire to spend as much time outside as possible. While being outside is ideal, sometimes one wants to stay indoors. However, that does not mean there aren't ways to take nature inside, The Seattle Times reports.

Making a home eco-friendly
Making a home eco-friendly
Jul 8 2010

Discovery's Planet Green has released a guide on how to make a home go green. One of the top steps to becoming eco-friendly is a simple evaluation of all furniture options before purchasing new pieces for bedrooms or living rooms.

Woven bamboo shades stylish, functional
Woven bamboo shades stylish, functional
Jul 7 2010

A Florida-based green design firm is helping a local middle school become more environmentally friendly. The Seminole Voice reports that SchenkelShultz Architecture is designing the $14 million renovation at Jackson Heights Middle School in Oviedo, Florida. The new look is welcome news to Winston Bailey, the schools principal.

Bamboo shades can add tropical feel
Bamboo shades can add tropical feel
Jul 1 2010

With the hectic nature of everyday life, having a room where one can simply relax can certainly be an enjoyable experience. According to JustLuxe.com, decorating such a room with a tropical theme can be just the touch a utility room needs to give it a summery, relaxing feel.

Take advantage of tax breaks with cell shades
Take advantage of tax breaks with cell shades
Jun 29 2010

With the economy still lagging, the housing market continues to struggle. According to the Herald Times Reporter, as fewer homes are being built, many homeowners are turning to renovation rather than looking for a new house altogether.

New book offers green design tips
New book offers green design tips
Jun 28 2010

Decorating a house so it is eco-friendly can certainly be a daunting task. If the homeowner has no guidance it can be even more difficult. Luckily, thanks to a new book, those looking to reduce their impact on the environment can find the help they need, reports ExpressNightOut.com.

Woven shades part of eco-friendly trend
Woven shades part of eco-friendly trend
Jun 22 2010

Grad students at Ball State University are helping save a house from destruction by making it environmentally friendly, the Ball State Daily News reports.