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All About Window Insulation Film

All About Window Insulation Film

If you read our last blog on how to keep your home warm this winter, you’ll know that we recommend applying window film in order to improve the energy efficiency of your home. But what is window film? And how does it work? Window film is a transparent plastic cover...

Help to Keep your Home Warm this Winter

Help to Keep your Home Warm this Winter

While we have the occasional chinook to break up the snow and ice, winter in Calgary is still pretty cold. Gas bills jump during the winter months, and it’s not news to anyone that homes are pretty bad at keeping all that expensive heat inside of the house. But what...

How Insulated Window Coverings will Benefit your Home

How Insulated Window Coverings will Benefit your Home

We’ve said before that an insulated window covering can benefit your home by making energy use more efficient. Used effectively, a window covering can block heat and light entering during the summer and help hinder heats escape during the winter. Blinds, drapes, and...

Get your Home Holiday Ready!

Get your Home Holiday Ready!

Some people get really into the holidays. December first rolls around and everything from the placemats to the throw cushions have turned red and gold or green and silver. The year round decor is taken down and replaced with little santas, a nativity scene, or a...

Save Energy with our Window Coverings

Save Energy with our Window Coverings

In the last few years, global climate change has kept energy efficiency close to top of the our cultural conscience. As young people age and realize they’ll likely be inheriting a mess of problems, they’ve been searching for little ways to cut back on their energy...

We Have Received the Best Of Houzz 2015 Award!

We Have Received the Best Of Houzz 2015 Award!

We have been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. We were chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 500,000 active home...

Pantone Reveals its 2015 Color of the Year

Pantone Reveals its 2015 Color of the Year

Since 2000, Pantone has annually released a colour of the year. 2014’s colour was the beautifully chilling radiant orchard that combined both warm and cold tones. This year’s colour: marsala is a lot less frost and a lot more earth. Pantone has been a leader in colour...

New Year, New You, New Window Coverings

New Year, New You, New Window Coverings

With New Year’s, comes resolutions that, as much as we don’t like to admit it, will probably be long forgotten by February. January has that new start feeling. It gives a sense of invincibility; like once a year we’re able to wipe away baggage and issues and have a...

Window Covering Trends for 2014

Window Covering Trends for 2014

Sometimes it’s just time to update an old look to meet modern standards. For some renos these changes may seem simple. For many people there is a clear hierarchy in their floor and countertop preferences. Most people know which colours they like in kitchen cabinets...

What is Window Film?

What is Window Film?

Window film is a thin laminate coating the can be installed on almost any glass surface. It is often seen in cars to help reduce glare and increase safety, but films can be added just as easily to boats, houses, and corporate buildings. Window films are installed for...