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About Us

Meet the Owner

Tina Boske had always wanted to be an entrepreneur and with her keen business background combined with her love for interior design, she has been able to make several dreams come true as owner of Budget Blinds of West Hartford. She spent years in the corporate environment where she learned a lot about valuable customer service skills and applies that knowledge every day when she meets her clients. She has attended training on window coverings and continues to meet with our vendors regularly to stay on top of the latest trends. Tina is our main design consultant and will visit your home or business with not only many samples of our products but her friendly smile, too. She is ready to help you select the right products for your windows today!

Other Members of our Team

All the members of our team are always happy to work with you and help you with all your window covering needs

Estimator/IT Specialist

Alan Boske works in our commercial services area by reviewing the bid packages in preparation for quoting. He also serves as our resident IT specialist. And not only that, he is our owner's husband.

Design Sales Consultant

Angela Strodel has been with Budget Blinds of West Hartford since 2015. She is actually a former customer. She loved our products so much in our home, she wanted to share her experience with new customers. Angela has a background in sales and is excited to be part of Budget Blinds of West Hartford.

Design Consultant & Office Support

Colleen Mitchell has been with Budget Blinds of West Hartford since 2013. If you were to visit our showroom, you would probably meet with Colleen who has a vast knowledge of our products. Colleen also calls our customers to confirm most of our appointments and also to schedule our installation appointments.

Bookkeeper/Office Support

Jessica Rea started working with Budget Blinds of West Hartford in 2015. Jessica provides office support, schedules our installation appointments and is also our bookkeeper who will be the accounts receivable/payable main contact.

Design Sales Consultant

Julie Hammerschmidt is the newest member of our team and comes to Budget Blinds of West Hartford with over 10 years of customer service experience. Julie is also our owner’s daughter-in-law. She is looking forward to meeting with you to help you find inspiration for the windows in your home. Now that Julie has joined our team, we will be able to fit more appointments on our calendar. Welcome Julie!

Assistant Office Manager

Molly Cyr has worked with Budget Blinds of West Hartford since 2013. She is most likely going to be the first face you see if you visit our offices. Molly works with both our residential and commercial customers. If you call or visit the office for any reason, it may be Molly who assists you.

Residential & Commercial

Not only do we serve residential customers we also work with businesses. We have experience working with small businesses as well as working on large commercial projects. Most recently, we installed close to 2,000 shades in the offices of a Hartford based business. If you own a business or know someone who does and is in need of window coverings, contact us. And just like what we offer our residential customers, we will come to you with our samples and offer a free consultation. Contact us - you will be happy you did!

More About Us

Budget Blinds of West Hartford is also part of the Home Design District of West Hartford. The Home Design District is a group of home improvement, home décor, and construction related businesses located in the New Park Avenue area of West Hartford, Connecticut. Budget Blinds of West Hartford has been in business since June 2011. Simply stated we have something for every budget! Not only can we give you options to stay within your spending goal, we also offer a free consultation. We will come to your home or office at no cost to you. We look forward to meeting you!


Budget Blinds Serving West Hartford

591 New Park Avenue

West Hartford , CT 06110


Hours: By Appointment


Avon, Farmington, West Hartford, Wethersfield, Newington and surrounding towns west of the river

Budget Blinds visits Better Connecticut

Ruth Terray, owner of Budget Blinds of West Hartford, visited local television show Better Connecticut, representing all of the Connecticut franchises.


Realtor Gift Certificate Program

A short video highlighting the special realtor gift certificate program that Budget Blinds of West Hartford offers.


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See what some of our happy customers are saying about Budget Blinds. Hear various first-hand accounts of how Budget Blinds was able to deliver the exact custom window coverings our customers needed.


Each Franchise is independently owned and operated.
Franchise Location: 
Budget Blinds Serving West Hartford 
591 New Park Avenue West Hartford CT, 06110

This franchise is responsible for the following cities: Avon, Farmington, West Hartford, Wethersfield, Newington and surrounding towns west of the river

This franchise is responsible for the following zip codes: 06001, 06030, 06032, 06034, 06085, 06087, 06105, 06106, 06107, 06109, 06110, 06111, 06112, 06114, 06117, 06119, 06127, 06129, 06131, 06133, 06137, 06153
Franchise Opportunities

There's never been a better time to own a Budget Blinds franchise!

Our franchise advantages include:
  • A family-friendly workweek
  • An outstanding business model
  • A network of enthusiastic franchisees
  • Valued alliance vendors
  • A dedicated corporate team

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