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

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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The Main Focal Point in the Home are the Windows

A window carries a strong vertical line and lets in light, so it is often the first place your eye goes to when you enter a room. Therefore, it’s important that you treat your windows so they make the best impression possible. At Windo VanGo serving the Baltimore area, our goal is to help you find just the right treatment at just the right price to fit your needs. Speak with a trained specialist today!Continue Reading

Office Window Treatments

NewStyle™ Hybrid Shutters

NewStyle™ Hybrid Shutters

Although commercial design is not usually as detailed as residential design, window treatments can still be both functional and decorative. If you’re looking to add or replace window treatments in your place of business, there are a few things to consider. Speak with a trained consultant at Windo VanGo serving the greater Baltimore area. We’ll be happy to help you determine which window treatments will work best for your office.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

Control Light in Your Media Room

Media Room Window CoveringsA media room is any room in your home that has been converted into a home theater. People often convert their family room into a media room, or include a media room as part of a basement remodel. One of the keys to a great media room is controlling light. Especially if you’re using a family room, large windows may create a glare on your new TV and ruin the experience. Even in basements, controlling the light that comes in through your windows is important. Here at Windo VanGo, with a new showroom in Marriottsville and serving the Baltimore MD area, we carry a variety of window coverings that work great to control light in your media room.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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