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Go Natural With Woven Wood Shades

…so new shoots can sprout quickly and soil erosion is prevented. With woven wood shades, your home is instantly transported to any exotic place in your mind with a light but spunky look. Source: Normandeau WC Wovens For All I think woven wood window treatments are for all seasons, for all styles and for all rooms. With a rich selection of dark earth tones to white, off white, bone and gray, the weaves are visually striking. From sun rooms to kitche…

Our Top 5 Favorite Woven Wood Shades

…designers love them, too. See what we’ve picked as our five favorite Woven Wood Shades. SHOP ALL WOVEN WOOD SHADES #5. Blindsgalore® Natural Bamboo Shades • Woven together with natural bamboo • Creates an organic, earthly look in your home • Customizable with decorative accent banding #4. Blindsgalore® Waterfall Woven Shades • Shade hangs from the headrail for a clean look • Built using natural and sustainable materials • Optionable privacy liners…

How To Clean Faux Wood Blinds

…ew in no time. Sources: Jessica Color,Klean Freaks LA Caring for your faux wood blinds is simple because you don’t have to worry about damaging the fine grain of real wood. To start, simply use a damp cloth to wipe away any dirt or dust that may have accumulated. A vacuum with a brush attachment may make your life even easier. Make sure you also remember to flip your blinds in the opposite direction to get both sides of each slat. For stubborn dus…

How To Cut Faux Wood Blinds That Are Too Wide

…come at the cost of functionality and style – especially with elegant faux woods. While it is technically possible to cut faux wood blinds apart and hang the remains, we strongly suggest getting something that fits perfectly on the first try. Cutting down your existing faux woods requires more precise measurement and planning than it takes to order a whole new treatment. Even if done correctly, the lift system behind your covering will probably be…

Answers to the Most Common Questions About Faux Woods

…simple. Vinyl faux wood blinds have slats made from solid vinyl. Composite wood blinds generally have a wood core with a polymer coating. This provides a more upscale, realistic “wood look.” Between the two, vinyl is cheaper. Both offer the same durability. Q: Is faux wood PVC? A: Covered in the first question. Yes, one type of faux woods are made from PVC/vinyl. Q: Is this a blackout blind? A: NO. This is the source of many customer complaints. I…

What Materials Are Faux Woods Made Of?

…options are durable, long lasting and economical when compared to the real wood alternative. Either material is a good choice for your home, as faux wood blinds, in general, are scratch-resistant and won’t fade, split, or warp in humid environments. The differences between PVC and composite faux woods are minor and can only be found in you look within each slat. Vinyl faux wood blind slats are made entirely from a solid vinyl material, while their…

Woven Woods For Fall

…any other shade, the addition of Drapery or Drapery Panels creates a professionally styled look for your windows. Layering treatments never fails to add an extra dimension to a well-designed room. Here are a few of my favorite Woven Wood and Drapery pairings with a few Fall accessories added just for fun. With these new textured, organic Woven Wood Blinds and a few decorative accessories, you are just a beat away from a fabulous Fall room or real…

Why We Love Shutters

…s from Blindsgalore Wood Shutters Originally, shutters were fashioned from wood as woodworkers in America honed this craft to an art, but now many new materials are available to create many choices for quality shutters. Wood shutters are still perceived as the winner of the blue ribbon. Wood shutters are the luxurious selection for the classic look and feel of the rich grain of wood and the durability and beautiful look of wood. Traditional white…