Meet our friendly and helpful staff!
Co-owners Parrish & Kendra Hammer have put together an outstanding team of professionals. Out of about 1,000 franchises in North America, Budget Blinds of West Seattle has consistently ranked as a "Top 20" franchise.This accomplishment is a testament to the hard-working team spirit of our people. Our staff is knowledgeable, friendly, and eager to help you find beautiful custom window treatments that suit your style and budget. Take advantage of our Free In-Home Consultation for a great shop at home experience. We also invite you to come into our beautiful Showroom here in West Seattle. We look forward to meeting you soon!
Parrish Hammer (Co-owner / Exterior Design Consultant)
Parrish is Co-owner of Budget Blinds of West Seattle along with his wife Kendra. He utilizes his extensive construction background to ensure the best possible installation experience. He has personally trained all of his installers and requires top notch customer service from his sales and installation team. He is Somfy certified and specializes in custom interior shutters and exterior rolling shutters, as well as motorized exterior solar shades. He is also a certified Hunter Douglas Motorization Technician, making him the one to consult with regarding your hard-wired motorization needs, including fully integrating your window coverings with your home automation system.
Kendra Hammer (Co-owner / Design Consultant)
Kendra is Co-owner of Budget Blinds of West Seattle, along with her husband Parrish. Since 2005 Kendra has become known in the community for her passion and creative design ability. Her experience in the industry goes back almost 20 years and is clearly reflected in the depth of her product knowledge. Her enthusiasm for people, and her keen desire to provide beautiful and functional window covering solutions for her customers makes for a very exciting and enjoyable In-Home Consultation experience. When it comes to interior window coverings and soft treatments, Kendra is truly an expert in her field.
Rachel Youngblood (Design Consultant)
Rachel has been with the Budget Blinds family since 2005; first as a franchise co-owner in Colorado, and since 2010 with Budget Blinds of West Seattle. As the daughter of a General Contractor and Designer, Rachel has a comprehensive understanding of construction and an eye for design. Her attention to detail and care for our customers is apparent from consultation through installation— and beyond. Rachel provides our customers with an unparalleled shop at home experience!
Caleb Struger (Design Consultant)
A member of the Budget Blinds team since 2014, Caleb brings 20 years of interior finish experience which including window coverings, closet shelving, and shower doors/mirrors. All of this experience has enhanced his style & design capability, and includes many years of collaborating with General Contractors, Designers, and Architects in the greater Seattle area. After working in the commercial scene for many years, he now enjoys working directly with homeowners to help them meet their specific classic/traditional or contemporary needs. He also takes great pride in helping people stay within budget. Caleb is known around the office for his engaging sense of humor and his perfect day includes hanging with his wife of 17 years, tailgating with friends, a big Husky win, and a Dick's chocolate shake on his way home from the game.