About: Katie

Our BG designer, Katie, has been creating bright looks for windows and rooms for over ten years. Katie has great ideas and "picks” for your windows. She will be sharing with you her design choices and seasonal recommendations throughout the year. Katie reminds you that all our BG window blinds, shades and drapes are all custom made for you. Each one is hand crafted to your size, color, fabric and special requests with our added attention to quality and detail. Katie will make sure you love your windows.

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Apr

Blinds 101

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First things first. Not all window treatments are blinds. To help you with your window treatments shopping experience, and clear up any confusion, this blog post will outline exactly what constitutes a blind. Window treatments can be broken down into 4 major categories: window blinds, window shades, shutters and drapes. Because window treatments are a somewhat infrequent purchase for most, Continue Reading ...
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Apr

Vertical Blinds Explored

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Looking for a window treatment to cover your sliding glass door, or maybe a large window? The ubiquitous choice are vertical blinds. Sure they’re common but that doesn’t mean they are boring. When you think of vertical window blinds – and I know you think of them often – what images are conjured in your mind? Are they images of Continue Reading ...
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Apr

Meet our Customer Service Team

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On the rare occasion that a window treatment has a problem (such as getting damaged during shipment), customers call our customer service representatives to get the issue resolved as fast as possible. If you ever need to call in for support, our team will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Here are their answers to a couple Continue Reading ...
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Apr

Pumpkin Tiramisu

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Ingredients: 2 c. whipping cream ¾ c. powdered sugar, divided ½ tsp. vanilla extract 1 box ginger snaps 1 (8-oz. pkg) mascarpone cheese 1 (12-oz. can) pumpkin 1 ¾ tsp. pumpkin pie spice 1 bar english toffee 3 oz. espresso or strong coffee 3 Tbsp. dark rum   Directions: With an electric mixer, whip together cream, vanilla and ¼ c. Continue Reading ...
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Apr

Jessica’s Baby Shower

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Jessica, our Merchandising Coordinator, has been hard at work developing some amazing window treatments for babies’ rooms. She is perfect for this role, because she has her finger on the pulse of our clients’ design preferences. Plus, she is an expectant mother — her first baby is due this month. We recently threw a baby shower for her, and something Continue Reading ...
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Apr

Blindsgalore Fantasy Football Winner Crowned

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Boiled Denim, managed by Tony V. from the sales department was victorious in the 2011 Blindsgalore Fantasy Football Challenge beating the Rum Hams, managed by Jim C. from customer service by a final score of 122-93. Picking up Carolina’s rookie QB Cam Newton early off the waiver wire proved to be a savvy move that help Boiled Denim make a Continue Reading ...
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Apr

“Red is the ultimate cure for sadness.” -Bill Blass

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Unlike other colors, red has many meanings and interpretations that represent opposing feelings or moods. Red can be unnerving representing aggression, danger, and sacrifice or comforting symbolizing love, beauty, success and courage. Red also elicits strong emotional and physical reactions such as increasing enthusiasm and confidence and raising metabolism, blood pressure, and heartbeat.   Bringing Red into your home Red Continue Reading ...
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Apr

Breezy, Brilliant Blue

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Designers use the color blue to bring a feeling of calm peacefulness to a room. The watery hue puts guests at ease in a relaxing atmosphere. Blue is used in nurseries to help lull babies to sleep, in nautical themes to invoke the feeling of the ocean, and in country homes for an informal atmosphere. Washing an entire room in Continue Reading ...

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