Wood Blinds Project in Baltimore MD

Windo VanGo had some previous customers come into the showroom with the goal of remodeling some of the windows in their children’s rooms. After the addition of their newest child and with their first child getting older, they were in need of a fresh and clean new look for the bedrooms.

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Child-Safe Lifting Systems for Window Treatments

Applause® Honeycomb Shades

Applause® Honeycomb Shades

Today, there is no reason for us to lose another child to “Infant Cord Strangulation.” If you have older window treatments such as honeycomb shades, pleated shades, Roman shades, or anything else that might have dangling cords, you should know that the Window Covering Industry uses many methods to communicate the potential hazards of corded window treatments. The use of tags helps communicate the important message of child safety and the potential strangulation hazards of corded window treatments.Continue Reading

Are My Blinds Safe for Children?

Child_Safety_Color_jpgOctober is Child Safety Month, and one focus of child safety is the window treatments in your home. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, window blinds with dangling cords are among the top five hazards in American homes. Luckily, recent trends in window blinds include cordless options that have enhanced child safety features. At Windo Vango, serving the Baltimore area, we offer a wide variety of child-safe window blinds in a variety of lifting options.

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Protecting Kids with Child Safe Window Treatments – Serving Baltimore Area

Child Safe Window TreatmetnsThe safety of our customers is a top priority here at Windo VanGo. For years, we’ve helped customers from throughout the Baltimore area select safe and stylish window treatments. We understand that it’s natural for a child’s curiosity to draw them toward windows and window treatments. Keeping safety top-of-mind, we carry the very latest in child-safe window treatments from Hunter Douglas. From cordless manual and motorized operating systems, retractable lift cords, cord tensioners and wand controls, we offer a wide array of innovative lifting system options for enhanced child and pet safety as well as especially easy operation.

Since 1995, the window treatment industry has been focused on reducing the threat of injury to children posed by looped window treatments. Converting to newer window treatments or retrofitting your old ones is critically important to the safety of the young children and even pets in your home. One of our most popular products with a focus on child safety is our Vignette® Modern Roman Shades. Constructed without rear cords, these stylish and versatile window shades offer safe operation and a aesthetically pleasing design.Continue Reading

Selecting the Best Window Treatments

Hunter Douglas ChoicesAt Windo VanGo, we keep up with the latest trends in window fashions for our customers throughout the Baltimore area. We can help you select the best window treatments from a large selection of shades, blinds, shadings, and shutters. As a Hunter Douglas Gallery, we offer the latest styles from Hunter Douglas and years of experience to help you make the choice that’s right for you. Below are a few things to consider as you shop for window treatments.

Energy Efficiency of Your Window Treatments

Especially here in the Baltimore area, you want to maximize use of heat in the winter and air conditioning in the summer. Hunter Douglas features many styles of window treatments that allow you to save money on energy while not sacrificing style. Our stylish Vignette shades, including classic roman shades, as well as Duette honeycomb shades, provide energy efficiency and beauty that works with any décor.Continue Reading