Even if you’re the type of person who is extremely vigilant about cleaning your home, it’s not altogether unlikely that some things get overlooked. And let’s face it, keeping our homes spotless is a constant daily challenge that many of us struggle with. So, it’s possible that your custom window treatments aren’t getting the care and attention that they need. Just like everything else in your home, window treatments require some maintenance to keep them looking as great as the first day they were installed. Depending on what type of treatment you have, cleaning might be more complicated and need done less often, while some require a more regular touch. Here’s some tips for common types of window treatments.Read More
There is a lot to consider when choosing the right window treatment for your home or business. You might never have given it too much thought before, but window treatments serve a number of purposes in your space, least of which might be the right look to tie the room together. So, what should you consider when you’re making your window treatment selections? We’re here to help you figure it out.Read More
Many people enjoy decorating their homes for the holidays and the changing of seasons. What people might not readily consider, however, is updating their window treatments for fall with the changing of the weather. Window treatments do a lot more than just add style to a room, they can help insulate your home and even increase energy efficiency. In the fall and winter, this will be an aspect of your home that you won’t want to overlook.Read More
When it comes to the world of custom window treatments, the possibilities seem endless. Window treatment type, fabric choice, color, etc. are all decisions that are up to you! While having the opportunity to make all these choices is extremely important when it comes to designing and accessorizing your dream home, it can also be very overwhelming. The design specialists at Carmen’s Custom Window Treatments in Cleveland want to make your window treatment shopping experience as enjoyable and painless as possible. Keep reading and find our Window Treatments: A Beginner’s Guide below!Read More
Summer should be filled with good food, good company, and a good outdoor space! Creating the perfect outdoor environment doesn’t have to be costly or difficult. In fact, outdoor furniture can be one of the easiest projects to give a space a new feel. If you’re looking to update your patio this summer season, keep on reading.
Purchasing new, quality patio furniture can be an expensive investment. You should try to prolong the life of your outdoor pieces by keeping them clean and dry. Even dry, sunny days can take a toll on the life and color of your outdoor furniture cushions and pillows.
Or maybe you purchased a patio furniture set second hand and are looking to update it to give it a new life. Whichever may be your case, reupholstery can completely turn around an old, worn out furniture set for the better! Whether it’s a missing button, torn stitch, or maybe faded fabric from the sun - our upholstery specialists can make it look brand new and ready for BBQ season.Read More
Window treatments are a functional, yet fashionable way to add personality to the interior of your home. Window treatments provide privacy, allow (or prevent) sunlight from entering a room, and can help keep the cold weather out, all while making a statement that you choose. So, what’s new and trending in the world of window treatments? Check out this list of window treatment trends compiled from several window treatment and interior design experts.Read More
Corporate events and retreats are typically important affairs and ensuring the success of your event can be a stressful task. If you are planning an upcoming event for your company, be sure to plan and prepare carefully. Follow our list of do’s and don’t’s for hosting a classy corporate event and make the most out of your occasion!Read More
Color psychology is the study of hues which can have an effect on human behavior. Since color may have an impact on moods, feelings, and behaviors, it is important to understand their power while designing your office space. By being aware of these effects and intentionally choosing certain colors in different spaces of your workspace, you can evoke a specific response.Read More
In a previous blog post, we explained the impact that custom window treatment design can have on a space. But, did you know that fabric choice can also have a huge impact on your window treatments? Once you’ve decided what type of window treatment you want for the space you’re designing (commercial or residential!), you’re faced with another decision- fabric choice!Read More
The internet is a wonderful place for creators. Resources for every type of art, design, and craft work are available and free, and many websites offer handy DIY tutorials for small and large projects alike. But when it comes to custom upholstery, many DIYers find that they’ve bitten off more than they can chew – after they’ve dismantled their favorite bench, headboard, chaise, or chair.Read More
New year, new interior living space! That’s how the saying goes, right? If you are looking to update your home this year, custom window treatments are a great place to start!Read More
Just last week, hordes of shoppers swarmed stores all over the United States on Black Friday. The post-Thanksgiving sales adopted by big-box and national stores helped shoppers find good deals on good products, and many consumers took advantage of this opportunity to purchase their holiday gifts, electronics and appliances, and home and interior design items.Read More
Commercial interior decorators can help you develop a custom window treatment design made for your event space - both conference rooms and ballrooms. New custom window treatments are sure to add a level of class and character to a space that lacks truly interesting features. Custom-made commercial window treatments can work wonders in many ways.Read More
Whether you're just settling in to a new space, or feeling the need to update your current living space - or even getting ready to sell! - a great place to start is with custom window treatments for all of the rooms in your house. Why are custom blinds and custom drapery so important? Well, we've outlined the main reasons below as to why your home or apartment deserves the very best custom window treatments.Read More