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Your 2020 Home Maintenance Checklist in San Jose
March 6, 2020
Evaluate the energy efficiency of your windows, the condition of your furnace, and the level of your propane tank (if you have one). And dont forget to Examine your fireplace and chimney and roofing for damage.
Different Faux Wood Plantation Shutters In San Jose
March 2, 2020
Just because you see faux wood doesn't mean your plantation shutters will be durable or energy-efficient. Heres the lowdown for all the different faux wood plantation shutters, and which one is the best.
Should My San Jose Home Utilize an Inside Shutter Mount or Outside Shutter Mount?
February 27, 2020
Should you use an inside shutter mount or an outside shutter mount when you put in your plantation shutters in San Jose? That depends on your window type and stylistic preference.
Why Homeowners In San Jose Should Get Their Window Treatments Custom-Fitted
February 20, 2020
You could buy your window treatments from a big box store, but you will likely be dissatisfied with the fit. Here are some reasons why homeowners in San Jose are making the decision to get their window treatments custom-fitted.
Pros and Cons of Faux Wood Plantation Shutters In San Jose
January 14, 2020
With these pros and cons of faux wood plantation shutters, you can evaluate if they are a good fit for your San Jose home.
Tips To Improve Your San Jose Home for the Holidays
December 17, 2019
With the holidays upon us, you should begin fixing up your house for friends and family. From new window treatments to every-room decorations, here are some ways to improve your home for the holidays.
Other Uses For Shutters Beyond Your Windows in San Jose
December 11, 2019
Plantation shutters are work well with windows, but did you know that there are some other uses for shutters that work just as well?
Benefits of Hidden Tilt Rods On Your Plantation Shutters in San Jose
November 18, 2019
Don't know what type of tilt rods to use on your plantation shutters? Here are some of the benefits of hidden tilt rods and some of their cons.
Which Plantation Shutter Color Should Homeowners In San Jose Choose?
November 4, 2019
Picking a color for your window treatments can seem like an impossible task, filled with browns and whites. However, many homeowners in San Jose choose white, especially when using plantation shutters.
Minimalist Window Coverings For A Minimalist Design In San Jose
October 8, 2019
Whether you are just tidying up or going full-on minimalist, you will want to look at a window covering that also reflects minimalism. Coverings should have clean lines and have a great deal of practical application.
Why You Should Want Solid Shutter Louvers In San Jose
October 4, 2019
Cheap plantation shutters feature hollow louvers constructed from vinyl or particleboard. However, when you make sure you use solid shutter louvers, you also get both durability and energy efficiency benefits.
Should You Replace Those Outdated Vertical Blinds In San Jose?
August 13, 2019
Vertical blinds used to be the design trend that captivated San Jose in the 1970s, but now they look impractical and outdated. Is there a more useful window treatment that can work with large windows or sliding glass doors?
The Perfect Window Treatments For Summer Heat in San Jose
July 31, 2019
Discover how the right window treatments for summer in San Jose can keep you cool.
Polywood Shutters Fix All Window Facing Issues in San Jose
July 26, 2019
It doesnt matter which direction your windows face, they all have varying problems with sun glare and heat loss. Is there one window treatment that can solve your windows problems, no matter which way they face?
The Perfect Window Treatments For Your Garage In San Jose
May 23, 2019
Finding a window covering for your garage windows can be a complex decision. You need something that looks great and is useful, but the treatments also need to be resistant to dust and exhaust. For these reasons Polywood plantation shutters may be the way to go.
Quality Faux Wood Shutters vs Substandard Faux Wood Shutters in San Jose
May 6, 2019
There is a definable difference in faux woods. Good faux wood is solid, wipes down easily, and energy efficient. Subpar faux wood is more likely to bow, snap, chip and stain.
The Perfect Window Treatments For Home Theaters And Media Rooms In San Jose
April 17, 2019
If you have a home theater or media room in your San Jose home, you should use a window covering that enhances the experience. Plantation shutters help block outside light and sound out, while always staying stylish.
What To Expect At Your San Jose In-Home Shutter Consultation
March 26, 2019
The initial step in picking what custom-made window treatments are best in your rooms is with an in-home consultation. But what can you expect from your shutter and window covering representative when they arrive at your door?
Manufacturers are Becoming Safer With Their Window Treatments
February 4, 2019
Walking through the new safety standards regarding cords on window treatments, and what are some window treatment options that are already cordless.
The Best Window Treatments For Kids And Pets in San Jose
January 17, 2019
It's no secret that kids and pets can accidentally damage your window treatments. That's why Polywood shutters may be the best window treatment for children and pets in San Jose.
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