Focus on Design

Untitled design (1)So, you’ve spent the better part of winter thumbing through home décor magazines, and now that it’s spring, you’ve decided to redecorate your living room.  But not just “redecorate” it, you want to give it that wow-factor, turn it into an immediate attention grabber. Your goal is to create an emphatic design statement, that shouts to the mountaintops, “Yes, I am beautiful, and yes, I will be remembered!” Okay, that’s do-able.

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Window Treatments to Control Light

The proper window treatments can welcome the early morning sun or soften the bright midday sunlight without sacrificing your privacy and while still protecting your valuable fabrics and carpet from harmful UV rays. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer serving Sacramento, we carry a wide variety of blinds, shades, and shutters especially designed for maximum light management. Let The Blind Guy’s trained consultants help determine the right product for your light and privacy needs. [Read more…]

Deciding Between Blinds, Shades and Shutters

While all window treatments have the same general purpose — to cover your windows and provide light control and privacy — they different types of window treatments do it in different ways. Blinds, shades and shutters are the most popular forms for hard window treatments, and each serve their purpose in unique ways and with varied styles. At The Blind Guy serving the Brentwood area, we’ll help you find the perfect blind, shade, or shutter for your specific needs. [Read more…]

Pair Custom Drapes with Blinds and Shades

Custom DraperyCustom made draperies and top treatments allow you to add a personal touch to your windows, especially when paired with blinds and shades. Blinds and shades from Hunter Douglas are beautiful, energy efficient and functional. The addition of draperies or soft treatments adds warmth and depth to any room. At The Blind Guy serving East Bay, we offer custom drapery services as well as the complete Hunter Douglas line. Here are a few ideas on how to pair draperies and top treatments with various Hunter Douglas window treatments. [Read more…]

Hardwood Blinds vs. Faux Wood Blinds

When Selecting Blinds for Your Home, How do You Make the Best Choice?

Many of our clients ask us how to select the best window treatments for their home. They are not sure if they should select shades or blinds, and if blinds are the best product, should they buy hardwood blinds, or are faux wood window blinds the best choice?

Before we help customers decide which product is right for them, we first listen to their needs to better understand their lifestyles and long-term goals. Armed with our priceless knowledge and their expectations for new window blinds, we are able to offer a solution that has the class and quality they deserve, and sell our clientele blind products they do not have to worry about replacing for many years to come. [Read more…]