October 2015

A Quick Guide to Drapery Pleat Styles The Shade Company 1

22 Oct A Quick Guide to Drapery Pleat Styles

When it comes to ordering custom drapery, there's more to specify than simply color, length, and fabric. There are a variety of other stylistic options to consider when choosing drapery that will dictate the formality and style of the curtains you end up with, including...

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National Window Cord Safety Month & How to Keep Your Cords Secure The Shade Company

12 Oct National Window Cord Safety Month & How to Keep Your Cords Secure

[caption id="attachment_16508" align="alignnone" width="650"] Hunter Douglas cordless Applause shades.[/caption] Each October marks the Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's (CPSC) National Window Cord Safety month. The awareness program is designed to remind parents to pay attention to window cord safety, check their...

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How to Choose the Right Curtains The Shade Company

08 Oct How to Choose the Right Curtains

[caption id="attachment_16500" align="alignnone" width="550"] Image via allroomfurniture.com[/caption] Decide what you want from your window treatments. Not all curtains are created equal. With so many different styles to choose from, you have to ask yourself what will work not only for your space, but also for your...

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