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Beat the Heat with Solar Window Shades

Even though Summer is wrapping up, it’s never too early to think about dealing with the heat for next Summer! And every little bit helps when it comes to cooling off. With the air conditioner running full blast these Summer months, it is essential to find ways to keep your home cool and save on energy cost. Solar window shades are a great way to look cool and stay cool all year long. There are limitless possibilities when it comes to styles and colors, and are available for interior and exterior use. 

Some of the benefits of solar window shades include: 

  • Save on energy bills. These shade help keep your home cooler in the warmer months and warmer in the cooler months, while also providing extra insulation to help your energy bills lower. 
  • Blocks UV Rays from the Sun. The Solar window shades block up to 95% of the Sun’s harmful UV rays protecting your family and keeping your furniture from fading. 
  • Eliminates glares. Put these shade in a media room, office or home theater to prevent unsightly glares on computer screens, televisions and other devices. 
  • Motorized options. You can choose to get the motorized option on your shades for more convenience and fewer cords hanging around. 
  • See outside. The Solar Window shades can stay drawn, but you can still see out. So you don't have to give up your view to have this fantastic convenience.
  • They look great! The solar window shades from Brightline Custom Blinds come in an array of colors and styles so you can choose the right ones for your home. 

Contact the window shade experts at BrightLine Custom Blinds today at (515) 710-9937 to ask about solar window shades for your home. 

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We are your local Hunter Douglas Dealer in the Des Moines area

BrightLine Custom Blinds offers a large selection of custom Hunter Douglas window treatments, including sheers and shadings, honeycomb shades, shutters, horizontal blinds, vertical blinds, Roman shades, roller shades, and woven wood shades.

We serve all the Des Moines metro area and surrounding communities including Altoona, Ankeny, Clive, Granger, Grimes, Johnston, Norwalk, Pleasant Hill, Urbandale, West Des Moines, and Waukee. Please contact us, and let us know how we can help you.

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Sleep well with blackout shades

Sleep well with blackout shades

Sometimes a good night's rest is hard to come by. Especially when it's the weekend and the only thing you want to do is sleep in, but the sun comes up, and soon enough your room is lit up, and you're wide awake. Thankfully there are always advancements in home comfort that can help with little problems like that — introducing the blackout shade! Now sure most of us have known people who have them or even had one/some at one point; but do you know all the uses and benefits to having a blackout shade installed in rooms throughout your home?

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Pirouette & Wood Blinds Mixed Styles

Pirouette & Wood Blinds Mixed Styles

Today’s project included mixing blind styles within the same space. We wanted to highlight the door within the room, opting for a style that allowed a view through. The Pirouette and wood blinds work perfectly together in this space.

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Friday, February 22, 2019

Palm Beach Shutters

Palm Beach Shutters

One last peak of the shutter job we completed this week. I love the elegance and design these Palm Beach Shutters added to the Master Bedroom. They also allow for the perfect amount of privacy and light control with the ability to close half the slats.

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