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Blinds 101

Blinds 101 - Guide to Purchasing Blinds and Shades Online

Your window covering decorating decisions will be easier if you have a good understanding of the products that are available, and a clear understanding of the terminology used throughout the SelectBlinds web site.

Blinds 101 is the SelectBlinds resource center designed to help you have a more enjoyable shopping experience, and offers information and tips on choosing the right product, measuring your windows, installation, and how to tips for keeping your window coverings functioning properly.

Window Covering Articles, FAQs, and Technical Tips

Glossary of Blinds and Shades Terms – The SelectBlinds’ glossary is a listing of the most common terms used in the window blind and window shade industry, and will help you clearly understand the products that you are shopping for on our site.

Window Covering Buying Guides – These helpful articles are designed to help you in your decision making process as to which type of window blind or window shade is right for your specific decorating need.

Blinds and Shades FAQ’s – The Frequently Asked Questions will help you with some of the basic logistics involved with measuring your windows, installing your blinds and shades, and everything in between.

Technical Tips – Find technical tips on measuring windows, ordering samples or products, installing your blinds and shades, as well as help with maintaining and fixing technical issues that affect the function and fit of your window coverings.

Ordering Free Samples - Learn how ordering free samples can ensure you get the perfect shade, color, or features to match your interior design plan.

Buying Guide for Vertical Blinds - If you have ever had a question about buying vertical blinds for your sliding glass door, this is the page for you.

Cordless Safety Tips - Tips that every parent should know when choosing window coverings for their home and child's room.

Our goal is your complete satisfaction. Your ideas are always welcome, and if there are additions to any of the above that you feel would be helpful, please feel free to contact us with your suggestions and/or recommendations.

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