Choosing Shades for the Family Room - Blinds West - Window Coverings Calgary - Featured Image

Choosing Shades for the Family Room

The family room is the heart of the home. It’s where we sip tea or coffee, read a book, catch up with family and friends, watch TV and play board or video games with the kids. It’s the room where we relax and feel at ease. When choosing window coverings for the family room, you
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Benefits of Cordless Blinds - Blinds West - Window Blinds and Coverings - Featured Image

Benefits of Cordless Blinds

The world is constantly changing and innovating. The window covering industry is no exception, and the advent of cordless blinds is a good example. What are cordless blinds? Cordless blinds are window coverings that do not include the usual dangling cords. The strings that operate these blinds are interlaced inside the blind slats to allow
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Choosing Shades for the Family Room - Blinds West - Window Blinds and Coverings - Featured Image

Choosing Shades for the Family Room

The family room is the heart of the home. It’s where we sip tea or coffee, read a book, catch up with family and friends, watch TV and play board or video games with the kids. It’s the room where we relax and feel at ease. When choosing window coverings for the family room, you
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Benefits of Cordless Blinds - Blinds West - Window Blinds and Coverings - Featured Image

Benefits of Cordless Blinds

The world is constantly changing and innovating. The window covering industry is no exception and the advent of cordless blinds is a good example. What are cordless blinds? Cordless blinds are window coverings that do not include the usual dangling cords. The strings that operate these blinds are interlaced inside the blind slats to allow
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Cat-Proofing Your Blinds - Blinds West - Window Blinds and Coverings - Featured Image

Cat-Proofing Your Blinds

Cats can purr their way into your heart and home! These adorable pets love to sit on the window ledge to bathe in the sun’s rays and watch the world go by. However, they find window coverings a nuisance and will bite, claw, and crawl their way through to peek outside from the coveted window
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Creative Ideas for Kitchen Blinds - Blinds West - Window Blinds and Coverings - Featured Image

Creative Ideas for Kitchen Blinds

The kitchen is the heart of the home; the source of nourishment, the center of family gatherings, the place where conversation happens and homework is completed. We make sure the countertops are gleaming, the work flow is efficient, and the appliances are state of the art. But are the window coverings appropriate for the space?
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Cleaning Tips for Blinds - Blinds West - Window Blinds and Coverings - Featured Image

Cleaning Tips for Blinds

Is blind cleaning one of your pet peeves? Do you even know if you’re doing it right? Over time, blinds collect dust, pet hair, insect debris, grease, stains and dirt. Whether you like it or not, eventually they need cleaning! Faux-wood blinds: If your faux-wood blinds are dusty, use a vacuum with a dust brush
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What Are the Best Blinds for a Door? - Blinds West - Window Blinds and Coverings - Featured Image

What Are the Best Blinds for a Door?

Glass doors are stunning! Doors with windows are lovely! These portals open your home to outdoor views and allow in natural light. However, they can compromise privacy and there are times when you don’t want the light. Blinds are a logical solution. Finding the right blinds for glass doors and door windows can be tricky.
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Why Choose an Independently Owned Blind Provider? - Blinds West - Blinds Products and Services - Featured Image

Why Choose an Independently Owned Blind Provider?

To understand the advantages of an independently owned blind provider your need to know how they differ from a franchise blind provider.  A franchise blinds provider is a business that legally uses a large company’s (the franchisor’s) expertise, ideas, processes and product. They’re provided with a format or system developed by the company (franchisor) and
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Horizontal or Vertical Blinds? - Blinds West - Blinds Products and Services - Featured Image

Horizontal or Vertical Blinds?

You’re outfitting a room with new blinds. The endless choices are making your head spin! One of the first decisions you need to make is whether to install vertical or horizontal blinds. How do you decide? Knowing the differences between the types of blinds and the advantages and disadvantages of each can help you choose
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