Windows You Will Want In Your Home

Choosing Windows for Your Home “Let the light shine in” goes the song, but choosing where and how to let that light shine takes a walk down window lane. Windows have come a long way in both function and design. There are plenty of manufacturers to choose from with price ranges to go along with the multitude of choices. Whether it’s window replacement with vinyl replacement windows or installing replacement windows of a combination of materials…well, the styles are many…so

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Decorate with Wooden Blinds

We recently renovated our fairly newly acquired beach holiday house. I decided that I would go with the wooden blinds look this time around, as I’d seen some gorgeous wooden blinds at my friend’s house recently and had been astounded when she told me how little it cost in comparison to what we had paid a couple of years back for new curtains. The wooden blinds she had chosen looked good, added to the homeyness of her home and blended

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Decorating with Blinds and Curtains

Redecorating? Redecorating your living room or dining room can be a lot of work. It’s very challenging to redecorate, especially as you need to not only decide what you want to change but also come up with the money to make those desired changes. I don’t know about you, but in my experience one of the first things that I “change” are the walls. Either they’re repainted or wall-papered, or re-panelled. Just changing that one thing can make a tremendous

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Guide to Window Treatments

If your wife or girlfriend says the words “window treatment,” your first line of defense is to ignore her and continue watching the game. But when the bills start coming in, believe me, you’ll want to know why she’s spending all that money just to make your windows pretty. Let’s begin by asking the question: Why window treatments? Home decoration is in the genetic code of most women and windows are considered part of the home. I know you think

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Window Valances Guide

A valance is a short treatment across the top of a window that acts as a border to the decoration on the window area. Generally, we think of valances being made of fabric however, other materials such as wood, tile, etc. are also used. While curtains or shades cover the main part of the window area, valances across the top tend to “finish off” the decoration and add interest or luxury to the window treatment. Many Varieties of Valances There

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Add Style to your Home with Roman Blinds

The timeless style and versatility of Roman Blinds make them an elegant choice for any room in your home. Unlike wooden or vinyl slat blinds or faux wood blinds, these shades are made of fabric that folds into pleats when the blinds are drawn. The pleats are available in two styles: the flat fold pleat which creates a clean, sleek look or the tear drop pleat which balloons to give an elegant, feminine look. The cords of the Roman blind

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Decorative Privacy Window Films

Decorative Window Films for Energy Savings, Privacy, and Colorful Décor Block out an ugly view or the eyes of nosy neighbors, and keep the sun’s heat from running up your AC bills while it fades your carpets and furniture, with decorative window film. Frosted glass, etched glass, tinted and UV-reflective, you can even find colorful DIY window films that look like beautiful stained glass, abstracts, or floral designs. Privacy and good looks! Shades and curtains are not always the best

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Overall Cost Of Replacement Windows For Your Home

It’s that time of year when people start looking at what the replacement window prices are likely to be for their home, the spring and summertime are when the most home renovation happens. Whilst it’s often a big temptation to put off home window repairs and other repairs for that matter, it’s important that you don’t. The more you put off doing the repairs on your home then the more costly they are likely to be in the long run.

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How to Fit a uPVC Window

About If you are good with your hands then why pay other people a lot of money to fit a window. Most people would be able to do this and with a little know-how, you will be fitting your own uPVC windows. Types Of Fitting There are two main types of fitting 1: Pin in – This is where you don’t have to take out an old window. All you are doing is standing the new window in and fixing

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The Best House Windows

If you’re in need of house windows and are open to all possibilities, you’re in for a doozy of a choice. There are a huge variety of windows for houses on the market, and these, in turn, feature a bigger variety of glass and other materials as well as fixtures for opening and closing the windows. Do you want hung windows that open on a vertical axis sliding windows that operate on a horizontal plane? Maybe you’d prefer a window

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