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Exterior Solar Shades keep the sun out
This Wrentham family eats on this screened in porch every day in the summer. But the sun is intense right at dinner time. These exterior solar shades keep he natural, open feel of the porch while keeping the area cool. The internal components are made of stainless steel, a perfect material for outdoor use!
Combining Blinds with a Roman Shade in Norfolk
Many homeowners ask us if they can combine different types of window treatments in the same room. We say YES! Roman shades are great solutions for doors because of the slim profile that hugs the door, staying put when the door is in use.
This cordless roman shade is in a Knife Pleat form.
Honeycomb shades are Wicked energy efficient!
This homeowner could not use their addition in the summer or the winter due to the extreme temperatures. Putting shades in the 3 skylights made a huge difference, allowing use the whole year round!
Shutters in Master Bathroom, Mansfield
Composite shutters are a great solution for steamy bathrooms. These shutters beautifully compliment the marble tub surround. They provide privacy while keeping the space open and airy.
Arched windows get a face lift in Norfolk
This homeowner in Norfolk wanted to dress up their windows for that all important graduation party. The sheer shades they chose have a small geometric print on them in silvery grey. The grey fabric cornices coordinate beautifully as do the embroidered drapery panels on the large center arch. The custom rods are anchored only on one side, allowing for the panels to seem to hug the large arch rather than just skim the sides. The family party was a big success in a beautiful setting!
See the "BEFORE" pictures at our HOUZZ site!
Rich Natural Woven Romans make the sunroom Cozy in winter!
This homeowner loves the feel of natural fabrics in her home. Natural woven roman shades were a perfect choice. The color coordinates well with the natural furniture and adds warmth while reading on a chilly day by the wood stove. The cordless option is great for the pets, too!
Solar/Roller shades reduce light glare in Wrentham
This room was just TOO hot in the summer! The homeowners decided to use Solar shades on the top windows to decrease the amount of light coming into the room. They say it feels almost 20 degrees cooler when the shades are down. Roller shades in difficult to reach places can be motorized and integrated into your home automation system.
Pet Friendly Shutters
Did you know shutters are easy to clean? A damp cloth or brush vacuum is all it takes to get pet hair off your window treatments. And with no cords, they are child friendly too!
Wlapole dining room gets an update
New paint, new rug and beautiful new window treatments update this dining room in Walpole. The roman shades are a wonderful slate blue with matching silk edging. They are topped with a formal cascade board mounted valance. The end result is a stunning, high end update!
Cheery playroom in Wrentham
This homeowner made a happy fabric choice in her children's playroom. The colors flow with the adjoining rooms and add a pop of playfulness and cheer. They are back tab curtain panels, lined, with clean, modern rod finials.
Drapery fabrics hang best when they are 50% cotton and 50% polyester blend or other man made materials. Too much polyester and they tend to flare at the bottom. Weights added to the hem and quality interlining can help custom drapery hang richly.
Outside mount, modern shutter in Norton has slim profile
Full shutter with divider rail and invisible tilt fits the modern style of this homeowner. The top and bottom louvers can be set at different angles for extra light control. The window frames in this home have no depth to them. Our solution to overlay the entire window with a shutter and integrated frame fit perfectly! As you can see, doing this does not bring the shutter much over the depth of the sill. Maintains a slim profile!
Roman shade in Easton Bathroom
This beautiful fabric roman shade greets visitors in a guest bathroom in Easton. The light filtering lining keeps the room bright and airy while providing privacy when needed. A fabric shade adds texture and softness in a bathroom, typically all hard surfaces. This well made shade from Horizons has crisp folds and a classic valance. It shows that an outside mount shade can look sleek and uncluttered.
Simple Elegance, Simply Functional!
This sun porch in Franklin is the heart of the home. Wood blinds maintain the light, airy feel desired in a sun room while giving the option of privacy with a flick of the wrist!
Bow window in Taunton- Privacy and Beauty
These Top Down/Bottom Up Cellular (Honeycomb) shades add beauty and energy efficiency to this very large bow window. The Top down/Bottom up feature allows privacy from the road while still allowing a view of the extraordinary birch trees in the yard.
Sidelight shutters- Practical and Beautiful!
Shutters are a great option for privacy at the front door. Louver tilt at the top and bottom can be controlled independently for privacy and see through. They are easy to open for cleaning and are durable for pets who get excited when someone visits! A very finished look for an economical price- typically $199 per composite shutter!
Woven Wood shades in Easton Kitchen
LOVE these shades! The homeowner wanted something to protect the family's privacy but not feel heavy at the window. Unlined, these woven wood shades are the perfect compromise. The fabric was selected for it's weave and for its color match to the accent tile on the backsplash. This picture shows that woven woods do not have to be chunky and feel like the 70's. Today's wovens provide an updated selection of fabrics that are environmentally responsible and Beautiful. We CAN have it all!
New Life for a Dialysis Center
Patients spend long hours in dialysis. The old blinds on these windows made the room dark and dingy. These new roller shades provide a clean look and filtered bright light to read by.
Natural woven material in Draperies and matching Roman Shade
This customer wanted some privacy and light control but with an airy feel. Natural woven shades are a perfect solution. Here, not lined but that option is available. The cordless Roman shade on the patio door is in the same material with an edging of white. We can edge natural woven shades with ANY material to fit the home's decor.
Arched Shutters in Wrentham Family room
Shutters are the perfect compliment to this family room in Wrentham. Many of us are concerned that shutters will make the room dark but we see here that is not necessarily the case. Shutters can be made to fit almost any window opening so are perfect for specialty shapes that are so prevelent in our area.
Proud to be a part of history!
We are so happy we were selected to help with the update of the Patriot Tavern in Walpole! Many families have happy memories of the place- a landmark in the area. The wood blinds with period tapes add a level of sophistication and authenticity to the remodel.
Ivory roman shades in Norwood Family room
This homeowner wanted to dress the windows while keeping the light and beautiful view. Roman shades did the trick. Completing the room's decor while the light color kept open, airy feel.
Custom edging on Woven Wood shades in Family room
The homeowner loves the airy feel of these unlined roman shades made of natural fabric. Her new suite of rooms is coordinated with a beach theme using custom fabric solutions in may forms, including a cornice above shutters in her bathroom and panel drapery in her office.
Sheer Blinds in the dining room in Walpole
Sheer blinds add softness to the hard lines of wood and wainscoting in this dining room. The treatments add privacy at night when closed. Sheer blinds can cover a wide window with one blind, keeping a continuous look.
Layering looks beautiful in Canton dining room
This homeowner chose white woven wood shades as the functional treatment for their dining room windows. The wood cornices were added for depth and the side panels were added for additional style and color. The glass finials on the decorative rods were added to echo the beautiful chandelier over the table.
Woven wood shades in white are hard to find. We are proud to have many white natural fabrics from various vendors.
Customers noticed and commented on these new shades!
The manager of Alumni restaurant in Franklin was updating the interior and knew the old shades had to go. But she never imagined that the customers would notice the very day the new ones were installed!
Cellular shades in the Baby's room in Foxboro
It is sometimes surprising how many parents choose to use light filtering fabrics in their children;s rooms rather than blackout. Babies can fall to sleep in more flexible spaces if they are not used to deep darkness and teens do not sleep the day away when the sun can wake them up in the morning!
Woven wood roman shades in rustic bathroom on the lake
Natural woven wood material is an obvious solution for a lake house with a rustic feel. It is like being on vacation every day!
Solar shades controls heat in car dealership
This car dealership in Wrentham had a challenge with the sun coming through large plate glass windows. The heat in even cooler weather was stifling and kept energy costs high. Solar shades were an economical way to keep out the heat on large windows while adding modern, clean style to the office area.
Woven Wood roman shade with custom fabric edging in kitchen
This homeowner in Norfolk was coordinating an entire suite of rooms with a Caribbean beach feel. She used sea glass colored fabrics for roman shades, panel drapery and edging on these woven wood shades. She selected Woven wood roman shades as an elegant addition to the kitchen while keeping the small room light and airy.
Round Shutter in Mansfield bedroom
The sun was coming right into this homeowners eyes in the morning through this circle window. A circular shutter was a great solution for light control and elegance. The shutter comes out easily to clean the window. Shutters are a great solution for specialty shape windows.
Three Quarter cafe shutters in updated kitchen in Walpole
How do you combine privacy, a desire for light and view? Shutters! Keeping the top of the window uncovered allows for unobstructed views of the tree and sky, bringing a feeling of nature into the kitchen. No cords help keep the area uncluttered and the louvers are super easy to clean- especially important at the sink. Shutters come in a huge array of paints and stains, as well as custom colors so virtually any cabinet color can be matched.
Arch Windows can be hard to cover
So use wrapping paper! No, really, Our son is creating a template to send to a cellular shade vendor to make sure this HUGE arch window is covered properly. Templates take expertise and effort but the results are spectacular for looks and light control. Super for a bedroom!
Grey Master goes clean in Foxboro with white Blinds
This customer wanted the functionality of blinds to keep light out and clean lines to update their master bedroom. White tapes covering the cords increase the sleek look. The contrast with the dark wood floor looks amazing!
Drama for the bedroom in Sharon
Solar roller material in a panel blind configuration is a dramatic solution for this huge bank of windows. The blind itself is 124" wide by 144" high. WOW!
Clear Tinting protects floors and furniture in Sharon
This beautiful bank of windows is quite dramatic. Why cover it up? Signature Series Clear Premium Tinting allows 68% of visible light to pass through, blocks 40% of solar energy to keep cool in the summer, and blocks 99% of UV rays- the component that damages floors and furniture. And premium clear tint will not make a home look like an office building from the outside. It has only a 9% reflective property so your windows do not look like mirrors from the street. All in all, a beautiful AND practical solution!
Faux Wood Blinds in granite showroom
Faux wood blinds are a fantastic solution for a commercial application due to their fire safety ability. A showroom of products for the home is a great place to use window treatments usually found in residential locations.
Custom Color Wood Blinds
Fun blinds for fun rooms! We can customize any blind or shutter to your specific color- just provide a color swatch from any paint line. Have fun!
Clean lines for a clean powder room
Faux wood blinds provide privacy at the entry of this home in Foxboro without blocking light.
Sleek Roman Shade in Walpole
This roman shade is from Europe. The vendor (Vadain)specializes in rich tone on tone fabrics and they have a slim headrail system perfect for applications where there is not a lot of depth to the window such as an atrium door.
When Vadians' roman shades are pulled up, the "stack" of fabric is also tightly compacted. This feature allowed this homeowner to place a roman shade above their sliding glass door without worrying about the fabric being in the way of moving through the door to their deck.
Budget Blinds is the exclusive dealer for Vadain in North America.
Drapes over a slider in Norfolk
We love this fabric from Stout- so did this homeowner! These custom drapes look fantastic and will stand the test of time. They are placed on an antique silver rod from Kirsch.
Shutters in Sharon brighten up the room
This homeowner has a wonderful, whimsical style that is enhanced by the sun reflecting off the 2.5" white louvers of the shutters we installed in her dining room. Split tilt bars (one for top and one for bottom on each panel) maximizes light control ability.
Motorized Arched Roman Shade in Walpole
Arched shades are a specialty item that can be difficult to achieve. Motorizing them adds to the challenge! We found an award winning workroom in Georgia that designed and fabricated this shade to work with a battery operated RF motor by Somfy. Details such as a welted ridge along the top to adjust to arch imperfections tell the story of why this workroom is much sought after. We are proud to have brought their work to the area!
Solar Shades help glare at nail salon in Foxboro
Nail technicians were being blinded by the glaring sunlight off the cars in the parking lot. Solar shades diffuse the intense light and look great!
Custom hardware and drapery in Norfolk
The fleur de lis pattern on this custom made decorative rod makes a beautiful statement! The wrought iron rod is hand crafted and hand painted with 4 layers to create an old world finish. The custom pleated drapery is layered over a cordless woven wood roman shade to provide privacy while letting in the light to work by. The whole effect is peaceful, light and natural, a great environment for a home office!
Sleek solution for wide kitchen window in Sharon
Beautiful, clean look for a modern kitchen in Sharon. Solar Shade with powder coated metal facia valance is the ultimate in sophistication! Solar shades can be the perfect solution when the homeowner wants it all- privacy, light control AND view!
High style in Walpole greatroom
Top Down / Bottom Up shades in 2" pleated fabric offer clean but soft lines. The grey color compliments the stone fireplace and the minimalistic cornices in navy blue silk echo the colors in the area rug.
Top Down / Bottom Up shades give the homeowner countless shade positions for privacy and light control.
Sheer roman shades in Walpole
Sheer shades are beautiful but not easy to find. These shades are by a manufacturer in the Netherlands and Budget Blinds brings them to you! These shades are a great option for patio (atrium) doors because they have a shallow profile which allows the doors to fold back fully open.
Uncover the view in one tug of the cord!
This very large application of Solar shade material in a panel track configuration allows easy operation for what would normally be a very heavy and/or complex window covering situation. Privacy when you need it, a view when you want it!
Sleek solar shades in Sharon
These solar shades on windows flanking the fireplace in Sharon add just the right touch to complete the beautiful, modern decor. Solar shades vary in the levels of opacity, allowing the homeowner to select the amount of privacy, view, and light control.
Professional Installation- Good thing!
No worries with Budget Blinds' professional measuring and installation.
2" Cellular shades on a slider in Franklin
These new shades, also called "Hybrid Pleat" are absolutely beautiful! They combine the ease of a cordless honeycomb shade with the soft fabric waves that are usually seen with drapery. And the small "stack" of 6.5" when open preserves the view!
Preserving the view in Franklin with vertical Cellular shades
Did you know Cellular shades can be applied to a window vertically? Especially helpful on sliders or windows that open with a vertical orientation. And when space is at a premium, the small 6.5" "stack" when the shade is open leaves much of the window available for viewing.
Fabric wrapped cornice in Canton
Simple and elegant cornice above the kitchen sink.
Cordless hobbled roman shades add drama in Foxboro
Black Sateen stripe hobbled roman shades add drama to this dining room. They have black lining and black cording in the back to present a clean look from the outside.
Cordless controls make it easy to raise and lower the shades to manage light and privacy.
Add Tapes to Blinds for a richer feel - in Franklin
The white "tapes" (fabric strip) hiding the string ladders on these wood blinds adds body and structure to the window treatment. As an added bonus, they also reduce light filtering in through the route holes when closed.
Penera chooses Budget Blinds for their Solar Shades
Solar shades protect against glare while keeping a room bright and airy. They are a fabulous product for commercial applications.
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