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Your kitchen is a very important part of your home. Blinds Chalet has put together a page dedicated to kitchen blinds and shades. Below you will find some blinds that we recommend for your kitchen. This includes faux wood blinds. Faux wood blinds and composite wood shutters work well due to their water resistant capabilities. Shop for the best kitchen window treatments available at Blinds Chalet.

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Good Housekeeping 2” Polymer  Plus Wood BlindsFree Routless Ladders(No Holes Privacy)Free Good Housekeeping Magazine Subscriptiondetails
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Non-Battery Motorized Window Coverings - Hard Wired Window Shades

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I have NO idea if motorized sheer/fabric window coverings exist but, we are located in Raleigh, NC and are rebuilding our home due to a fire. We are going for ultra-modern and contemporary as our kitchen is as well.

We have an opportunity to do all of our window coverings with motors/remotes prior to drywall going up in our home if such a thing exists?

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Wood Blinds - Humidity & Moisture

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What types of wood blinds do you recommend for windows that are exposed regularly to humidity?

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Washable Faux Wood Blinds

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Category: Press Releases


The New Simplicity of Window Coverings Affords Customers Endless Choices
There is a new attitude in the world of window treatments and blinds are quickly becoming the choice for home decorators because they are sleek and simple, and much of the hardware has gone high tech.... more
New 2 ½” Wooden Venetian Blinds
Platinum 2 1/2” Wood Blinds are now available. These wooden venetian blinds are made of oak wood with hand rubbed oil based stains. They are 40% thicker than traditional blinds and are created with a resistance to warping. The platinum wooden venetian blinds come in fifteen varieties of stains and colors from Mellow Beech to Black Walnut and decorative tapes are available for an added boost of color.... more
Elegant Kitchen Window Blinds
Finding the perfect kitchen window blind can be tricky. The blinds or shades need to look good, be easy to clean and be moisture resistant. Because kitchen cooking can cause a build-up of grease on kitchen window blinds, it’s important to use the right blinds and shades so they don’t need to be replaced every couple of years.... more
The Good and the Bad of Top Selling Blinds
For those looking to redecorate or update their homes, installing window treatments is the simplest place to start. Updating a home with modern window treatments helps increase the resale value. For those looking to redecorate, blinds and shades can change the feel of a room without an expensive remodel. ... 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
Cheap Shades, Arizona … That’s the Answer
When someone hears the word cheap, they may conjure up one of two meanings. It can either mean cheap, as in not well made, easily broken and won’t last long or it can signify that an article can be purchased for a small amount of money. For the purposes of this article, we will talk about shades that don’t cost much money. Here are a few examples of very economic blinds for your home or office that can be purchased very without breaking the bank:... more

Category: Cleaning & Care


How Wood Blinds and Mini Blinds Help Relieve Allergies
Allergy season is in full swing. In the mountains, Cottonwood trees and flowers are blooming and in the country, tall grasses and flowers are swaying in the wind, releasing allergy triggers. For those with bad allergies, the spring and summer can become a time of suffering. However, knowing how to furnish a home can help relieve allergy symptoms indoors.... more

Category: Window Covering Design Tips


Woven Wood Roller Shades
Woven Wood Roller Shades are most often employed during the summer months or for homes in warmer climates. They allow light to filter in while minimizing glare and reducing the amount of heat that enters a home. Their style is always unique as the patterns in the wood vary with each window treatment made.... more
Finding Cheap Venetian Blinds
Venetian blinds are slatted blinds designed to block light or let light in at varying degrees during the day. Today’s venetian blinds are made in a variety of materials and price ranges. From aluminum to faux wood, to wood, these window treatments have been standard blinds in houses for decades. ... more
Blinds Chalet – Real Wood Vs. Faux
Traditional wood blinds are some of the most popular blinds for homeowners and office buildings. The natural look brings elegance and class to rooms and the variety of stains complement other wood furniture. However, today’s faux wood blinds are made with durable materials that give them the long-lasting endurance of wood without the high prices.... more
Window Treatments and Design Considerations
When choosing window treatments for any room there are some basic questions to ask so you select the right product. Each room may be different and have special needs. Here are some things to consider:... more
Kitchen Window Treatments - Best Blinds For Moisture Prone Areas
When choosing kitchen window treatments, there are some things to consider. Kitchen blinds and kitchen shades typically are in areas where they can get wet, splattered with food, cleaners and other items. Care should be taken so the proper window treatments are selected for this area of the home.... more
Real Wood Blinds vs Faux Wood Blinds
Should I go with a real wood blind or a faux wood blind? Which window blinds are the right choice for your application? Here is some basic information on the benefits of real wood blinds and faux wood blinds.... more
Updating Your Blinds and Shades
Homeowners during the recession are avoiding big financial moves. This means that homeowners who were considering upgrading in the recent past are most likely no longer considering the sale of their current home in order to buy a new home elsewhere. ... more
Window Pull Down Shades for Mother’s Day
Mothers can be hard to buy for. Depending on your budget, window pull down shades might be the perfect gift for your mom. Mother’s Day is just around the corner and many companies are offering discounts on their products. The differentiating factor between window treatments and any other gift is window treatments will last. They will be a daily reminder to mom of how much she’s loved. ... more

Category: Energy Conservation


Fabric Window Shades Help Insulate Homes
Spring sales help encourage consumers to buy the shades they need at the prices they need them. With summer right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to update blinds and help insulate homes against the scorching summer heat. Single cell shades are a great window treatment for every season. They help protect not only against light, but also against possible window drafts.... more

Category: Special Offers


Free Valance With Wooden Window Blinds
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Category: Resources


Home Energy Efficiency From Windows to Lighting
Home Energy Efficiency From Windows to Lighting... more
A Homeowners Resource Guide to Home Design and Decorating
With the current prices of houses, your home will probably be the biggest investment that you will ever make. It's an investment that you will have for as long as you own the house, and you could be paying for it for the next thirty years. However, the cost of the home is just the beginning.... more


News Articles for "Kitchen"


Muted colors and natural materials are features of cottage and farmhouse decorating styles.
A mix of rustic and elegant textures are prevalent in farmhouse and cottage looks
Nov 22 2011

Large, sprawling farmhouse or cozy, quaint cottage - the decorating style of both rests on light dusty colors, natural wood tones and soft textures that coordinate well with vintage accessories.

Vintage furniture is popular for furnishing period-style homes.
Vintage furnishings with modern convenience fit today's homes
Nov 18 2011

Vintage-inspired kitchen appliances and the resurgence of clawfoot bathtubs are among the home items that consumers want to go with their period-style homes.

New finishes in metals are showing up in home decor.
Burnished look in metals works well with modern and traditional decor
Nov 11 2011

Metal fixtures are becoming available in softer finishes that have emerged as a design trend for kitchens and bathrooms, as well as door hardware.

Heat and moisture resistant Signature faux wood blinds are an excellent choice for kitchens.
Signature faux wood blinds have both sophisticated style and durability
Nov 10 2011

For homeowners who are looking for a sophisticated window covering that will add a classic look to any room in the house, the Signature line of Blind Chalet's faux wood blinds will fill the bill.

Vintage china can be included in decorative vignettes similar to those created by designer Alli Michelle.
Simplicity in design creates a cozy atmosphere for designer's Michigan home
Nov 8 2011

The guest room design says it all – the nightstand is a small stool topped by a few books and a clear glass jar filled with sprigs of greenery. A simple wood-framed mirror hangs above it.

Industrial decor is becoming more broadly used by homeowners.
Bamboo sunscreen roller shades fit the growing 'lndustrial' style
Nov 7 2011

Increasingly, suburbanites are taking on some of the industrial design styles that have been popularized by urban loft dwellers.

Rugs soften the look of kitchens with wood flooring.
New and practical choices expand options for kitchen flooring
Oct 28 2011

With some practical considerations, homeowners are expanding their view of the type of flooring that works well in kitchens.

A new palette of colors are expected to be popular in home design in 2012.
Next year's top colors draw from the rich hues of nature
Oct 24 2011

The top colors for 2012 have been announced by the Philadelphia-based Paint Quality Institute, and they draw heavily on nature's hues.

Faux wood blinds are a good choice for rooms with a lot of moisture such as bathrooms.
Faux wood blinds have the rich look of wood at an affordable price
Oct 21 2011

For the rich look of wood and the easy maintenance and durability of man-made materials, faux wood blinds from Blinds Chalet are a good choice for a window treatment.

Dining rooms can be reconfigured to suit the occasion.
Roman shades have staying power when a dining room is rearranged
Oct 19 2011

Virginia-based designer Raji Radhakrishnan has found a way to get more use out of her dining room.

Adding glass surfaces, such as glass-paned cabinet doors, opens up a kitchen.
Use of glass can magnify tight quarters in a small kitchen
Oct 14 2011

Mirrors and glass are not often associated with cooking and dining areas, but they can be one of the best ways to magnify the space of a small kitchen.

Homes can be retrofitted to meet the changing needs of senior citizens.
Aging in Place design changes help elderly live in their own homes longer
Oct 13 2011

For seniors who want to live in their own homes for as long as possible, there are ways to modify their living space to make it safe and comfortable to meet their evolving needs.

Making small changes such as a paint job can rejuvenate a kitchen.
Shutters help bring a new look to an outdated kitchen
Oct 4 2011

Instead of a full-scale renovation, some kitchens can get a new lease on life with small-scale changes such as lighting, refinished flooring and painted cabinets.

Solar panels are among the green' energy-saving devices that homeowners want in their home designs.
UK designers see recession's effect on home decoration styles as well as budgets
Sep 29 2011

The recession has taken a toll not only on homeowners' decorating budgets, but has shifted their design style, according to UK designers and architects interviewed by the Daily Telegraph.

An area where kids can do homework or a parent can work on a laptop can be added to the kitchen.
Eco-friendly shades and work areas are among new additions to kitchens
Sep 23 2011

With the kitchen often at the heart of family activities, setting aside a desk area can be a convenient place for bill paying, doing homework and working on a laptop.

Consumers are becoming less wary of trying bold colors in their home decor.
Bold colors emerge for homeowners who want to decorate outside the box
Sep 23 2011

Gone are the days when homeowners refused to paint their walls in bold colors. While they may not choose to saturate their rooms in bright hues, there are plenty of accent colors that are being tried along with traditional neutrals.

Gray has become a neutral with many variations for home decor.
With the new grays, soft sheer shades are a good complement for windows
Sep 21 2011

Designers have recently been hailing gray as the new neutral of choice, and the selections available are hardly what could be called drab.

Planning kitchen design around the activities of the room helps fill a household's needs best.
Soft sheer shades are a versatile choice for multi-function kitchens
Sep 19 2011

As daily activities evolve for growing families, the kitchen can become a place that embraces different functions by adding new elements to the room's design.

Wooden furniture is a mainstay of country-style decorating.
Country style today can be cozy or rustic with window coverings to match
Sep 19 2011

Today's country-style decorating retains the warmth of a ciy cottage or the rustic style of a traditional farmhouse, but either way they should have a simple, uncluttered look to suit modern tastes and needs.

Natural wood tones are available in wood grain vertical blinds from Blinds Chalet.
Wood grain vertical blinds
Sep 19 2011

Homeowners who have large windows or doors that require a sizeable window treatment don't have to give up the textured, variated hues of wooden blinds.