Real Wood Blinds and Faux Wood Blinds

Here in Sacramento, people love the look of real wood. When it comes to window treatments, wood blinds are very popular for their natural look and beauty. Sometimes, though, real wood blinds aren’t the best solution for a window treatment. Real wood blinds don’t do well in rooms with high moisture, for example, and their natural wood finish can wear over time. Cost is also a consideration — wood blinds can be on the expensive side. For these applications, faux wood blinds can be an excellent option. You get the look of real wood, without any of the drawbacks! [Read more…]

Hunter Douglas Understands the Art of Window Dressing

At the Blind Guy serving the East Bay, San Jose and Sacramento areas, we’re passionate about window treatments. Helping you achieve your home design goals is our specialty. From color and design to energy efficiency and light control, our custom Hunter Douglas window treatments are not only stylish, they’re functional, too. Watch this video to find out about Hunter Douglas and the Art of Window Dressing. [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…]