Blinds and shades can last for a long time when properly cared for. Our hope is that you find these tips useful and that they help you get the most out of whichever types of window treatments you have.
Use motorized blinds for convenience
Don’t want to get up to open the blinds? Can’t reach those top windows? Now you can close your blinds with the touch of a button. Motorized blinds and shades can be controlled with a wall switch or a remote control or even through your smartphone.
Consider your family when deciding which window treatments to choose
Before selecting a window treatment there are many things to think about, and most importantly your family’s needs and lifestyle. If you have small children you will not want to have long hanging drapes or blinds with long cords. Safety will be one of the most important factors to consider in this case.
Choose blinds based on the direction of the window
If your room faces the sunlight most of the day and it is too bright or the glare bothers you, you should buy blinds that are better suited for that particular window. You should opt for blinds since they are better insulators, and also in a darker color to maintain the room cooler.