Can Window Blinds be Eco-Friendly?
Dec 22 2009

More and more people are becoming environmentally conscious. What people may not know is that window blinds can be eco-friendly as well. The key is in the manufacturing. What once used to be a standard is now being rethought to make blinds better for the environment.


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Guide to Choosing Vertical Blinds for a Rental Property
Dec 21 2009

Thinking about vertical blinds for a rental property? While blinds are a nice window covering, you need to consider the renters as well. Not all renters are careful with blinds. Therefore, you will want to choose blinds that are sturdy and will last. You do not want blinds that are easily torn, broken or stained.


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Solar Screen Shades - Window Treatments that Block the Sun but Not the View
Dec 21 2009

Do you have a window that has a great view but it just lets in way too much light? Have you considered window treatments but not sure which one would be right? Curtains would ruin the view and so could blinds. So what do you do?


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Guide to Choosing Kitchen Shades
Dec 20 2009

When redecorating the kitchen, you need to consider the types of window blinds and shades that will best fit the room. The kitchen is a high traffic area where the shades are libel to get wet and have the occasional food mess. Therefore, when selecting a window treatment, you need to choose one that can handle the harsh environment.


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Installing Window Blinds
Dec 20 2009

Did you know how easy it is to install your own blinds? If you can use a screwdriver and own a measuring tape, then you can install your own window blinds.


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Window Shades Not Just for the Home, They’re for the RV Too
Dec 19 2009

Window shades are more than home décor. They can be used in a variety of places you may not have considered. Considering how inexpensive shades are, you just might find even more uses than you imagined.


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Blinds, Shutters, or Curtains - Which is Better?
Dec 19 2009

It is time to redecorate and now you have to decide if you want window blinds, curtains or shutters for your home? Consider a few thoughts before you buy...


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Save Money with Energy Efficient Shades
Dec 18 2009

The temperature is dropping and the cold air is seeping in through the windows. It is this point of the year that will make you thankful for window shades. Window shades do more than block out the sun.


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Are Vertical Blinds Right for the Room?
Dec 16 2009

Vertical blinds can add height and style to any room. However, like all window blinds you need to carefully consider your options before buying. 


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Recall on Roman And Roll Up Shades
Dec 15 2009

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall today that approximately 50 million window coverings need to be repaired to ensure safety for children. Each year about 5 million roman shades and 3 million roll-up shades are sold.


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Tips for Buying Discount Window Blinds
Dec 15 2009

Everyone is looking for discounts, especially when it comes to window blinds. Luckily, finding discount window blinds is simple if you know what to look for. Follow these few tips and you might walk away with some quality blinds at discount prices.


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Window Treatments - Shutters, Shades, Blinds, Drapery Hardware
Dec 14 2009

When it comes to window treatments, you have many options at Blinds Chalet...


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Shades - Choosing the Right Window Treatments
Dec 13 2009

When it comes to buying window shades for your home, more and more people are turning to the simple elegance of roller shades. With so many styles to choose from, it can be hard to decide which is best and which ones will work for your home. Here is a simple guide to help you determine which shade is right for you.


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Which Window Treatments Are Right for You
Dec 12 2009

With so many window treatments to choose from, you can often become overwhelmed and it can be difficult to decide which ones are best for you. Here are a few descriptions of the types of window treatments available and which ones are right for you.


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Vertical Blinds vs. Horizontal Blinds
Dec 11 2009

Choosing between vertical blinds and horizontal blinds can often be a challenge. In fact, both blinds work very well in the home. It comes down to what your specific needs are and what you want in your house. Personally, I have both types of blinds in my house and this is what I have found:


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Guide to Buying Window Blinds
Dec 10 2009

With so many window blinds available to choose from, you get to choose not only based on the cost-effectiveness of blinds but also how you want the blinds to look. You can choose different fabrics, designs, and features such as top down and bottom up openings.


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Guide to Mini Blinds
Dec 9 2009

Mini blinds are a great way to add privacy to any window. They are lightweight and easy to install. You can choose the micro mini and the 1-inch mini blind for a traditional look or you can go a little larger with the 2-inch look. Even still, you have plenty of choices.


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Guide to Choosing Window Treatments
Dec 8 2009

Nothing brightens up a home like new window treatments. The only problem is there are too many window treatment options to choose from. There are just tons of blinds out there. How can anyone ever decide between real wood and faux, between white and off white? Then you throw environmental blinds in the mix and you have a completely new slew of choices.


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Shades - Energy Efficient Cellular Shades
Dec 8 2009

It won't be long and this cold will go away and be replaced with high heat and even higher energy bills. Trying to keep the energy bills down when it reaches a 100+ outside is not always easy. However, with honeycomb cellular shades, your house just might become more energy efficient.


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Window Blinds Cleaning Tips and Tricks
Dec 7 2009

After you buy window blinds, you will eventually need to clean them. It is true they are very simple to clean. Still here are some tips to keep your window blinds looking their best all year round.


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Vertical Blinds - Installing Blinds
Dec 6 2009

If you are planning on selling your home or if you just want to spruce it up, nothing adds to the look of a home more than blinds. Vertical blinds are simple to install and give your home a streamlined look.


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Nursery Window Blinds - Cordless Window Blinds
Dec 5 2009

Expecting a baby in your family? Turning a room into a baby's room? While many people think about cutesy animal prints for babies room, also think about a safe, functional living space especially when it comes to the window blinds.


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Important Window Blinds Recall
Dec 4 2009

In October 2009 one of the largest window blind recalls was made. Blind's Chalet and other large window blinds companies in cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission made the announcement. It was one of the blind industries' largest recalls to date.


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Money Saving Tips to Keep Vertical Blinds Warm This Winter
Dec 3 2009

During the cold winter months, more than 50% of a home's heat loss is through the windows. This is more than doors, walls and attics combined. Vertical blinds and other window blinds cover those large areas where you need help the most. Here are some more tips to keep you nice and toasty inside, and keep your electric bill nice and low.


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New Technology Gives More Options for Window Treatments
Dec 2 2009

Not too long ago, there were few options for window treatments. Today, the options are almost endless. Not only can you choose traditional curtains, blinds and shutters, you can also choose technological advances and energy efficient models as well. Play your cards right and you can get a Federal Tax Credit for purchasing some of these new energy efficient models.


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Blinds
Dec 1 2009

When it comes to blinds, I look for convenience. I want to make sure my blinds do more than just block out the sun.


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