need help with designing window coverings!!

peter279April 10, 2013
hey guys, I am so confused on deciding whether I should go with shutters or roller shades or blinds for my whole home. right now we have blinds in bedrooms and they gave a lot of light in the mornings too specially weekends when you wanna sleep little late. please suggest me something.
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PH Interiors, LLC
Hi Peter279, you really don't need to use the same treatment throughout the entire house and I'd recommend you not do that. Different areas have different requirements. That said, blinds and shutters are not the best at keeping out morning light as you have discovered. Your best bet are draperies,roller or roman shades with backout lining. As far as the rest of the house, I really don't know enough to make suggestions. If you could post some pics, that would be helpful.
    Bookmark   April 10, 2013 at 12:26PM
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Fenstermann LLC
Hi Peter, If you are looking for just light blockage, get a blackout shade as suggested above. If you need privacy and light blockage, the shades I supply do both. Check out a few pictures, these blinds offer some great features for you.
    Bookmark   April 10, 2013 at 12:29PM
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feeny
Indeed, just this morning I bookmarked this Houzz living room that uses two different window treatments-- drapes and roman blinds-- in the same fabric in the same room. Lots of options.
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    Bookmark   April 10, 2013 at 12:31PM
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