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6 Tips and Tricks for Decorating with Wooden Blinds

If you love the natural and warm look of wood blinds, you’re in for a treat in the decorating department! Not only are real wood blinds particularly versatile — they, like your hardwood floors and furniture, come in a seemingly endless selection of finishes — they’re also durable and long-lasting. […]

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How Custom Blinds Are Made

There are thousands of reasons why you might choose custom blinds for your home, but the primary reason is because not all windows are created equal. You might have a bay window here, a picture window there and a sliding glass door in the next room over. Obviously, you can’t […]

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How to Choose the Right Window Blinds Color

Window blinds are an excellent choice for any space. Not only are they practical — it’s all about privacy, light control and temperature regulation — but they’re also perfect for adding a pop of style to your room. Choosing the right blinds color is an important part of the buying […]

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Buyer’s Guide: Room-Darkening Blinds and Shades

When shopping for window coverings that block out natural light, your mind probably automatically goes to blackout curtains. But there are so many other window treatments out there that can be used for light control in your home, including room-darkening shades and blinds. What are room-darkening shades and blinds, you […]

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The Best Way to Clean Your Window Blinds

One of the greatest things about window blinds is that they’re totally low-maintenance. Unlike curtains, you generally don’t have to fuss with professional cleaning services to clean blinds. Since they’re usually made of hard-surface materials like wood, faux wood, vinyl or aluminum, blinds are easy to whip into like-new shape […]

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Faux Blinds Guide

Before purchasing faux wood blinds, you may want to consider a few factors to ensure they will satisfy your window-covering needs. Faux wood blinds resemble that natural glow and warmth of real wood. You will find that the faux wood material is made of wood composite, vinyl or plastic polymers. […]

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Buying Vertical Blinds

Customize your window coverings by size, color, and texture with vertical blinds. Vertical window blinds are the perfect window covering for sliding glass doors and so much more. Vertical blinds are quite practical and come in a wide array of options. You can rotate them around with an attached cord […]

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DIY Craft Ideas for your kids

Kids seem to have endless energy. Especially during summer time, kids can get bored at home while you are at work or busy doing other things. You don’t have to worry anymore about keeping your kids busy or entertained. Taking care of your children can be fun, but at times you […]

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Top Ideas for A Cozy Bedroom

At the end of a long day at work, there is nothing better than finally lying down on your bed and relaxing. What a better way to do it than in the comfort of your own cozy bedroom. Your room should be the perfect place to relax, enjoy, and snuggle […]

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DIY Scented Candles

Home should be your happy place; and what a better way to do it than with some freshening and delicious scented candles. Scented candles are so simple, but can light up a room instantly. Not only with their delicious smells, but their looks can make a great impression too. Scented […]

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Summer Decor Tips You Will Love

Summer is al about relaxing, enjoying, and celebrating the season. With the amazing weather, most people enjoy going to their beach house and spending the day in the ocean or tanning. But, if you don’t have a beach house, wouldn’t you want your apartment or house to feel like a […]

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Top DIY Projects for Your Home

Factory Direct Blinds is the premier seller of self-installation window treatments in the United States, offering great products (at low prices) and nation-wide shipping to those looking to change things up around the house. We offer hundreds of customizable options in blinds, shades and shutters, and this summer we challenge you […]

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Simple Bedroom Design Ideas to Enhance your Space

Sick and tired of sleeping in the same old bedroom? Turn drab into fab with these five simple bedroom design ideas that will help open up your space and give your room that brand new look you’ve been longing for. 1. Keep the Gloom out of the Room Full use of […]

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Simple Home Decor Tips For Your Living Room

You might be moving houses. Or you might just want to re-decor your house. Either way, you might need some home design inspiration to get you started. Home Decor can seem overwhelming and complicated with the thousands of different looks you can choose from. At times it might seem like […]

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Factory Direct Blinds: #1 Online Window Treatment Store in the U.S.

Factory Direct Blinds is the #1 online window treatment store in the U.S. and has been servicing the United States with custom, self-installation window treatments for over 20 years. Our online store offers hundreds of quality options and the best selection of shades, blinds and window coverings available in the […]

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Perfect Blinds for a Kitchen Window

Depending on what you are looking for finding the perfect window covering for your kitchen may be a bit stressful. Whether you want more privacy or would just like something that is a decorative treatment, we are here to help you explore your options. Roman Shades are a popular window […]

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Today We Celebrate

Michael King, who later changed his name to Martin Luther King Jr. was born in 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia to a father that was a reverend and a mother that played an active role in the baptist church. His accomplishments are extensive and his speeches are widely known. We compiled […]

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Keep away from the Cold

Burr! These last couple of weeks have been extremely cold and I’m sure there isn’t anywhere else you’d rather be then nestled up in your bed! I know its where we want to be! Making your room cozy for the holidays doesn’t mean having to change up things drastically but […]

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Color Of the Year

Are you curious to know what is Pantone Color of the year?? According to the Pantone website, it is ” A symbolic color selection, or a color snapshot of what we see taking place in our global culture that serves as an expression of a mood and an attitude.” “There […]

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