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Law Changes for Child Safety, What it Means for You- ANSI/WCMA A100.1-2018

These upcoming changes in the blind industry will open the door to the end of cords on all products.  As of now, the first products to lose cords will be the cutdown products that are sold at big box stores.  These are already being pulled from stock, and being replaced with cordless or lift [...]

By |2018-08-02T23:32:21+00:00July 28th, 2018|blog|0 Comments

Cell Shades That Won’t Break the Bank

There is one product that comes to mind when shopping for blinds that will be an affordable price, and that has historically been faux wood blinds.  But, we are happy to say that is starting to change.  We have a great addition to the budget product category, cell shades. Cell shades (aka Honeycomb shades) [...]

By |2018-08-02T23:04:46+00:00July 28th, 2018|blog|0 Comments

Commercial Quotes and Installs

Colorado Springs Custom Blinds & Shutters offers commercial services to anyone doing new builds or even just remodeling.  We can match our services to the job's need.  This can range from a turn key experience in which we do everything from measuring, bidding, installing, and billing the whole job all the way down to just [...]

By |2018-08-02T22:51:09+00:00July 28th, 2018|blog|1 Comment

Thinking of Remodeling? Or Just Need an Update?

When starting down the road of a remodel it can get very overwhelming very fast.  There are so many things to pick out and do.  And that's just the stuff you plan for! It never fails that there are items and rooms added to any remodeling job that you would never expect. Well, we can [...]

By |2018-08-02T22:56:58+00:00July 28th, 2018|blog|1 Comment

The importance of doing business with an insured company

The importance of doing business with an insured company Insurance is something that most people don't think about until its to late. But why should a customer make sure a company they are ordering from has insurance? Well what happens when the nice big screen TV you ordered get damaged in the back of the [...]

By |2018-07-28T21:18:44+00:00January 26th, 2015|blog|0 Comments

Online shopping for blinds and shutters

Online shopping for blinds and shutters We all shop online now days, but its harder to figure out what your getting when shopping for blinds. There are so many online only companies out there that seem to have good prices, but how good are their products? The old saying “you get what you pay for” [...]

By |2018-07-28T19:36:12+00:00January 26th, 2015|blog|0 Comments

Independent VS. Franchise and what it means for you

Independent VS. Franchise and what it means for you Why independent companies are good for the consumer. Independent companies may not be able to get the volume pricing that large franchises get, but they do get pricing that is very close to the franchise product cost. What they do get is full flexibility over their [...]

By |2018-07-28T21:20:33+00:00January 26th, 2015|blog|0 Comments