Lexi Westingate is an interior designer and writer. She graduated from the American Institute of Interior Design in 2007 and has been working with Blinds Chalet ever since. During her time in school, she worked with several interior design companies locally in Scottsdale, Arizona in order to accelerate her learning and gain experience. This proved to be valuable as she learned important design techniques for both residential and commercial properties. Her passions include: interior design, window treatments, writing, photography, history, gardening, yoga and shopping. She spends her down time in her garden with her dog Marty.

Lexi oversees Blinds Chalet’s Contractor and Designer Program. These programs focus on taking care of the interior designers and contractors that purchase through Blinds Chalet. Under her direction, this program continues to expand all across America. Her infectious attitude and passion for design in general made her the perfect candidate for Blinds Chalet.

Lexi personally trains all of Blinds Chalet’s design consultants in product features, looks, uses and options. Her depth of knowledge on window treatment materials, uses and designs is unmatched.

Lexi also helps our product design team with the room shots that Blinds Chalet uses in a lot of their product images on the website. Her favorite product line to work with is the John Gidding Collection. It offers modern and unique takes on window shades. The collection is perfect for anyone wanting to improve the look of his or her home.

Miss Westingate is also one of our writers for the website. She writes detailed research papers that are contained in our knowledge base. She also writes product descriptions for some of our most popular products and will occasionally add valuable insight on our blog. Some of her research-based articles are linked below.

Starting a Shade Garden

Window Decoration Craft Products For Kids

Home Energy Efficiency From Windows To Lighting

Windows, Doors and Household Security

Safety With Window Treatments

Stained Glass Windows

In Shade and Sun – A Guide To Healthy Trees

Computer Accessibility For The Blind

Blinding Light: A Guide To The Sun

Stained Glass Window Resource and History Guide

Window Blinds Safety Tips For Kids and Pets

A Homeowners Resource Guide to Home Design and Decorating

Solar Experiments For Kids

The Famous Stained Glass Windows of La Sagrada Familia

Be An Astronomer Right From Your Window

The Effects of Room Lighting On Your Health

Germinating Seeds in Your Window

Seasonal Affective Disorder and Light Therapy Treatment

Glass Making in Ancient Egypt

Guides Eyes for the Blind: All about Guide Dogs

11 Most Famous Stained Glass Windows

Facts About Aluminum

Protect Your Home From Wood Ants and Termites

Scholarship Information for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Home Escape Plans: Exiting Windows and Door During Natural Disasters