Horizontal Blinds and Vertical Blinds

Horizontal blinds are ideal for windows that are taller than they are wide.
You can choose window coverings made from premium hardwoods, durable polymers or versatile aluminum.
Vertical blinds are well suited for windows that are wider than they are tall and slide from side to side.
Our large selection includes blinds made from sheer, woven and room darkening fabrics, as well as from vinyl, faux wood, genuine wood and aluminum.
 

Wood Blinds

 
New Wood Blinds - Blinds Of All Kinds in Valparaiso, IN
 
Adjustable Blinds - Blinds Of All Kinds in Valparaiso, IN
 
 

Benefits:

  • Warmth and beauty of natural wood
  • Very good insulator
  • Durable, can stand heavy use
  • Good selection of painted and stained finishes
  • Adjustable slat closure for light control
 

Considerations:

  • Greater cost (see faux wood option)
  • Heavy to lift (faux woods slightly heavier)
  • Can be affected by moisture (see faux wood option)
  • Be aware of cord length of blinds
 

Options:

  • Available in a variety of slat sizes
  • Routeless/privacy Cordless (real wood only)
  • Variety of decorative valances
  • Wand or cord tilt
  • Motorization
 
 
An inexpensive alternative is available in a faux wood. Faux wood blinds are made out of extruded flat PVC.

They greatly reduce the risk of fading, warping, or cracking. Faux wood blinds look very similar to real woods, without as

Vertical blinds are easy to use and easy to clean. Dust does not accumulate easily because the louvers hang vertically. Vertical blinds have the look of fine draperies, however, are very durable and versatile.
 

Benefits:

  • Relatively inexpensive
  • Extensive material selections
  • Excellent room darkening w/vinyl louvers
  • Easy operation over large windows
  • Superior adjustable sun and glare control
  • Excellent insulation qualities
 

Considerations:

  • Requires extra care to operate
  • Requires extra effort to measure and install (don't worry, we'll do that for you)
  • Louver movement can be a nuisance
 

Options:

Style: vinyl and fabric materials available in a wide assortment of designs to meet virtually any custom window covering budget
Materials: Fabrics have great appeal because of the similarity to draperies. They add warmth, texture, and provide sound absorption for increased window insulation. ... Read more