Monthly Archives: August 2010

  1. Go Green With Bamboo!



    Did you know that by choosing our Bamboo Roman Shades you are effortlessly "going green"? Bamboo is the fastest growing plant on the planet. Some bamboo plants have grown to over 4 feet in 24 hours! A pole of bamboo can regenerate to its full mass in just six months. Bamboo can be continuously re-harvested every 3 years without damaging its eco-system and surrounding environment. During the time it takes to regenerate, the bamboo plant's root system stays intact preventing erosion. Continuous harvesting of this woody grass every 3-7 years actually improves the overall health of the plant.

    Bamboo Roman Shades are versatile in

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  2. How To Troubleshooting Wood Blinds

    How To Troubleshooting Wood Blinds

    This how to explains how to fix your venetian wood or faux wood blinds when the lift mechanism is stuck. 

    1. Face the front of the blind toward you. Look for the pull cord mechanism located on the right side of the blind.


      2. The back of the pull cord mechanism should be in the center of the hole.



        3. Once it is centered, check the cord mechanism from the top of the headrail. Make sure the cord mechanism is secured tight to the headrail.



          4. Check to see if the small hardware piece (circled below) is locked

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      1. The Great Outdoors

        The Great Outdoors

        Isn’t it relaxing to be able to enjoy a hot summer day on your porch? Maybe curl up on a porch swing with a good book and a cold glass of lemonade. If you asked me that question a few years ago, I would’ve said “no”. Where I live here in Georgia, you’ve got the sun glaring down at a high intensity giving you an uneven tan; and occasionally the wind blows rain showers on the porch. That is why I looked for a product that is resistant to many of the weather conditions “Mother Nature” throws our way...yet stylish at the same time.

        Our Exterior Basswood Rollup Shades are a perfect product to consider for outdoor use. They are made from a rust-resistant hardwood designed to withstand the elements.  The heavy duty cording that controls the shade provides trouble free operation for ease of use.

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