Window Treatments to Freshen Your Home

Parkland® Wood Blinds with Decorative Pillows

Like any major improvement of your home, window treatments are an investment. Hunter Douglas products are available at a price point you can afford, with a variety of features and styles that you choose based on your design preferences, functional needs, and budgetary requirements. Because everything is custom, pricing is based on the size of your windows, the style of window treatment you choose. Our window treatment experts at Windo VanGo in the Baltimore, MD area will help you find the perfect window treatment for your redecorating needs!Continue Reading

How to Select the Right Window Coverings for Your Pet

Luminette® Privacy Sheers in the Family Room

Luminette® Privacy Sheers in the Family Room

Selecting new window coverings for your home can be daunting by itself. Add cats and dogs into the mix, and now your design choices become a bit more complicated. For homeowners with pets, there are a variety of window coverings that are obviously better than others. Hunter Douglas, the leader in window fashions innovation, believes you don’t have to sacrifice beauty for safety. In fact, they take child and pet safety very seriously—from design to operating systems. If you have questions about what might be best for your pet, speak with a trained professional at Windo VanGo serving Baltimore.Continue Reading

What Window Treatments Are Best to Cover Specialty Shaped Window?

Specialty Shaped Window Treatments

Nantucket™ Arched Window Shadings in the Living Room

Not all windows are the same. They come in numerous shapes and sizes. New home construction tends to incorporate these “odd” shaped windows into its architectural design for beauty and uniqueness, but rarely do designers take into consideration how to cover them. That is where Windo VanGo serving the greater Baltimore area plays a key role. We’ll help you determine which blinds, shades, shutters, or draperies will work and perform to your specific needs and desires.Continue Reading

Simplistic Window Shades Offer Light Control and UV Protection

Dual Roller Designer Screen Shades in the Office

Dual Roller Designer Screen Shades

Today, many of us are feeling like we need to treat our windows, but we don’t want anything to take away the view. However, we also don’t want to feel like we live in a fishbowl during the day or at night either. We want something that will create warmth and texture with minimum levels of opacity while protecting our flooring, furniture, and artwork from the damaging sun. At Windo VanGo serving Baltimore, we understand the dilemma and will be happy to help you find the right solution.Continue Reading

Why Window Treatment Installation Matters

Window Treatment InstallationIt has been said that you can make cheap carpet look expensive just through proper installation. It has also been said that you can make expensive carpet look cheap through a bad installation! Window treatments are no different. When not properly measured and installed, they can look terrible and can cost you time and money. At Windo VanGo serving Baltimore, only trained, professional installers will work with your window treatments, so you’ll end up with the most attractive result possible.Continue Reading

How To Narrow Window Treatment Choices

Steps to Narrow Your Window Treatment Options

windo vango consultantPurchasing new window treatments can seem overwhelming at times. From the variety of styles and fabrics to the choices about operating systems and function, window treatment buyers have a lot to think about. At Window VanGo serving Baltimore, our trained consultants can help you with that process. But if you’d like to have it even more narrowed before you talk to one of them, here are some steps that might help.Continue Reading

Consider The Lighting in Your Home

Pirouette Window Shades

Pirouette® Window Shadings

Lighting plays a key role in the feel of a room, so it’s important to consider several aspects of lighting when you think about how you want a room to look. Obviously, light can come from many sources and can feel different at different times of the day, so understanding those elements is crucial. Lighting is one of the most changed elements of design we have, and we need to learn “How to Use It.” If you’d like some help with lighting ideas in your space, talk to the experts at Windo VanGo here in Baltimore. We’ll be happy to share our expertise!

Three Levels of Lighting for Each Room

  1. Light to work by
  2. General illumination to fill the space; it usually comes from the ceiling
  3. Mood lighting, which usually comes from the floor up

You don’t have to have them all at once, but it will change your space and give you new looks during the evening.Continue Reading

Hunter Douglas Greenscape Fabric

screenshadesToday more than ever, many people are concerned with how their purchases might impact the environment. At Windo VanGo serving Baltimore, we’re pleased to let our eco-conscious customers know about the latest Hunter Douglas environmentally friendly product, Greenscape Fabric. It’s available in the Designer Screen Shade Collection, which is one of our popular shades. Designer Screen Shades Greenscape fabrics are PVC-free and recyclable, making them a great choice that helps protect our environment at the same time.Continue Reading

Why Working With a Design Consultant Works

TroySome people are amazing at interior design; some people can’t manage it at all. At Windo VanGo, we find that most of our clients here in Baltimore are somewhere in the middle—they know what they like when they see it, but they sometimes need a little help pulling all the pieces together.

If you need that sort of assistance, we’re here for you! As your local Hunter Douglas dealer, we will guide you toward beautiful window treatment solutions during our design consultations.Continue Reading

Why Buy Custom Window Treatments?

Custom Window Treatments - BalitmoreCustom window treatments aren’t just a purchase, they’re an investment in your home. Custom blinds, shades, sheers, shutters, draperies and curtains will save you money by reducing your energy bill and make you money by increasing the value of your home. At Windo VanGo, serving Baltimore, we carry a wide variety of quality Hunter Douglas window coverings. Our professional design consultants and certified installers will give your window treatments not only perfect function, but also a beautiful finished look.Continue Reading