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Tips For Cleaning Blinds and Shades

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Whether dusting sculptures, shining mirrors, or vacuuming flat-woven rugs, each homeowner has their own refined routine for sprucing up their space. But while you may think your home shines and sparkles, did you really remember to clean every part? More often than not, homeowners tend to forget to clean their window blinds and shades, allowing a nasty build up of dirt and dust particles that’ll cause a sneezing frenzy.

Sure, homeowners don’t purposely ignore cleaning their window blinds and shades, it sort of just happens. Still, homeowners cannot ignore these neglected areas because blinds and shades host a variety of germs and bacteria that can spell out disaster for your family. During the warmer months when windows are open, window treatments often transport unwanted debris and dust into your home.

Not only will cleaning blinds and shades help eliminate dirt throughout their home, homeowners will also soon notice the air quality improve throughout their home when they take a big breath of fresh air. In order to ensure that you don’t skim over these hard-to-reach areas again, the window professionals at Shading Systems have expert tips to properly clean your window blinds and shades.

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How Long Should Drapes Be?

Posted: Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 | Filed under: Custom window treatments, DIY Window Mistakes, drapery systems, interior design
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drapesAre your drapes the right length for your home? When it comes to the interior design of your home, you should assess whether or not your drapes are the correct length, to ensure your design flows properly and seamlessly throughout the room. The wrong drape length can stand out in a jarring way, against your interior design style. There are four different drapery styles to choose from that could fit your personal style in your home.
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Why You Should Avoid DIY Window Projects

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 | Filed under: DIY Window Mistakes, Professional Window Installation
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DIY Window ProjectsThere is no denying that a do-it-yourself (DIY) home improvement project can feel exciting and fulfilling. According to the American Society of Interior Designers, “the recession, Internet resources and increased consumer engagement have led to a proliferation of DIY across industries – including interior design.”

It’s no secret that installing or replacing your windows is one of the bigger investments you can for your home. But due to the popularity of DIY projects; many homeowners are quick to pick up a hammer because they believe that they can get the job done themselves for a reduced cost.

Before you try installing new windows in your home, it is important that you understand that window installation isn’t necessarily a job you can complete on your own. If you don’t have the skills, your DIY project can end in catastrophe.
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