Safe Kids
Safe Kids

Safe Kids

We are Committed to Keeping Kids Safe

SelectBlinds supports Safe Kids Day and Window Covering Safety Month because, as parents of small children, child safety is our top priority. Every product we sell is compliant with CPSC safety standards. In fact, In fact, we are the first online custom window covering company to go 100% cordless. Cordless window coverings are the safest choice if you have children or pets in the home. However, if you’ve purchased corded window coverings, cord cleats should be included, which help protect children from dangling cords. Unfortunately, because the cord cleat is not essential to the operation of the product, it is often overlooked during installation or corded window coverings.

In early 2014, we saw the tragic deaths of four children due to preventable window covering cord accidents. The loss of a single child is too many, so we are taking our commitment to safety one step further. Effective immediately, we are offering free cord cleats to everyone for their current corded window coverings. We’re taking a stand, and we invite you to stand with us to help prevent injuries and save lives.

Want to find out more about our child safety efforts? Here’s how we’re making a difference:

Safe Kids DaySafe Kids Day 2014

SelectBlinds is proud to be a sponsor of Safe Kids Day. Safe Kids and Select Blinds share a commitment to helping families stay healthy and thrive. Safe Kids Worldwide is a nonprofit organization working to keep kids safe from preventable injuries. Working in 600 communities in the United States and with partners in 27 countries, Safe Kids’ goal is to prevent childhood injuries and deaths from car crashes, drownings, fires, and window covering cords. Since 1988, Safe Kids has helped reduce the U.S. childhood death rate from preventable injury by 55%. We’re proud to team up with Safe Kids Day so we can spread the word, educate families, and better protect children everywhere. Safer homes start with more informed adults. Let it start with you.

Cord CleatsFree Cord Cleats

For ultimate child safety, we recommend cordless window coverings. However, if you have corded blinds or shades, you can make them safer for children by simply using cord cleats. Cord cleats are installed right into your wall or window frame, and they enable you to consolidate the excess cord, keeping it out of the reach of children. Every consumer can make their homes safer. Simply complete this form for free cord cleats and we’ll ship them right to your front door. Child safety has never been easier!


* Qty of 1 = 1 set (2 cord cleats)

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*Limit of one order (up to a set of 10 cord cleats) per household

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