Month: December 2013

Happy New Year!

Factory Direct Blinds would like to wish everyone a safe and Happy New Year.  We are looking forward to 2014 and making it our best year yet! Here are a few of our favorite New Year’s Eve party ideas to help you ring in 2014! This is a  creative, yet […]

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How to Measure a Bay Window for Blinds

Bay windows can be beautiful.  Finding a window covering that will not only enhance your window but also fit properly can be difficult.  Without a proper fit, your window covering will not function correctly.  Measuring for window treatments in general can be scary.  We have an easy-to-follow measuring guide for […]

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Factory Direct Blinds Count Down to Christmas!

Christmas is just a week away and the mad dash to get everything done is in full swing.  I’m sure by now you have your tree, your stockings are hung with care, and the only thing left to do is wait for good ole St. Nick to appear.  I envy […]

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Bobcats in Mini Blinds

As I was browsing Twitter this morning, I came across this story from British Columbia.  A woman found a bobcat stuck in the mini blinds in her basement.  Here is the link to read the full story: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/how-do-you-get-a-bobcat-out-of-your-window-blinds-1.2465342  And be sure to check out our Oh NO Not the Blinds blog post […]

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Child and Pet Safe Blinds

Here at Factory Direct Blinds we are committed to not only help in assisting you pick out beautiful window coverings but ones that will also give you peace of mind. Keeping your child or pet safe is one of our top priorities. When child proofing your home blinds or window […]

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Are Your Windows Dressed For Company?

It is finally December. My favorite month of the year. Which means that holiday entertaining is upon us.The fancy silver comes out,  grandma’s china is on display, the house is clean and your mother in law seems impressed. That is until she sees your sad window treatments. After going through […]

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Getting Bold With Mini Blinds!

Most play it safe when it comes to window treatments. I mean you really can never go wrong with a simple off white, horizontal, faux wood blind, or even just a standard white mini blind.  They go with almost all decors and you do not have to worry about decorating […]

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