Comparing Wood and Faux Wood Blinds

Parkland® Wood Blinds & Everwood® Alternative Wood Blinds

At Windo VanGo serving the greater Baltimore area, customers often ask whether they should buy genuine or faux wood blinds. In reality, both offer certain benefits, so it will be up to the consumer to determine what’s right for their needs. If you’re considering that type of window treatment, you might want to learn about the pros and cons of each. Read on to learn more!Continue Reading

Faux Wood Blinds – The Hunter Douglas EverWood Collection

Everwood® Faux Wood Blinds

Everwood® Faux Wood Blinds

Wood blinds are a classic style that many people admire, but the price point can be a bit daunting. So at Windo VanGo serving the greater Baltimore area, we’re pleased to offer the EverWood®  Collection from Hunter Douglas. With the look and feel of real wood blinds, EverWoods provide a great alternative.Continue Reading

What Window Treatments Add to a Room

Heritance Shutters by Hunter Douglas

Heritance® Hardwood Shutters

When you step into any room in your house, what do you see? Chances are, there’s something that immediately draws your attention. If it’s the window, then you really want to be sure you enhance its qualities as much as possible. Window treatments can add just the right color, style, texture, or pop to a room, so it’s important to choose just the right one. At Windo VanGo serving Baltimore, our trained consultants will be happy to help you sift through the options. Read on for some of the choices out there.Continue Reading

Choose Hunter Douglas Horizontal Blinds

Hunter Douglas Horizontal Blinds - BaltimoreHorizontal blinds are a common window covering, but that doesn’t mean they have to be boring. Available in a wide variety of sizes, colors, and materials, horizontal blinds have slats that pivot for light control and privacy. At Windo VanGo, we carry a wide variety of Hunter Douglas blinds. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer serving the Baltimore area, we offer a the complete collection of quality Hunter Douglas blinds. Here are a few of our most popular brands:Continue Reading

Best Window Coverings for Bathrooms

Window Coverings for BathroomsEvery window serves a specific purpose, and its size, location, and function greatly affect which window coverings are best matched to it. When shopping for window coverings for bathrooms, for example, there are some special considerations. Privacy, durability, moisture resistance, and light control are more important in a bathroom than in other rooms of your house. Some window treatments meet these needs better than others. At Windo VanGo serving the greater Baltimore area, we can help you find the perfect window covering for your bathroom. Some of the most popular options are below.Continue Reading

Affordable Window Treatments from Hunter Douglas

We get it. Window treatments are a significant investment. Having installed thousands of window treatments in the Baltimore area since 1990, the best is advice we can give window treatment shoppers is two-fold. First, you really do get what you pay for, but quality window treatments that last don’t have to break the bank. Second, work with a window treatment partner who can guarantee you’ll be happy with your choice.

Hunter Douglas Window Treatment Price Points

Hunter Douglas, the nation’s leader in innovative window treatments, offers different price points within each of their product categories. There is a high quality blind, shade or shutter to meet anyone’s budget and all are backed by the Hunter Douglas Lifetime Guarantee.Continue Reading

What’s Best – Wood or Faux Wood Blinds?

There’s no question that real wood blinds add style and beauty to any room. But natural wood blinds have some drawbacks, too. Options for faux wood blinds help customers enjoy the look of real wood with more durable man-made material. Windo VanGo, your Hunter Douglas Gallery dealer serving the Baltimore area, can help you determine which blind, wood or faux, would work best in your home. Sometimes it is combination of the two.

Benefits of Wood Blinds and Faux Blinds

Before we look at how wood blinds and faux blinds are different, let’s see how they’re alike. Wood and faux blinds are constructed similarly, and both will complement any room décor. They are constructed using string ladders and are available in a variety of slat sizes with traditional lifting and tilting system and some styles offer cordless or motorized lifting system for added safety and convenience.

Faux Wood Blinds

Faux Wood Blinds

Real Wood Blinds

Real Wood Blinds

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