How to Measure for Window Blinds & Shades - Instructions for Measuring Blinds
Measuring Blinds

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Wood & Faux Wood Blinds
Wood and Faux Wood slats control natural light, while adding warmth and comfort to any room. Offered in a variety of stains and finishes.
Cellular Shades
Crisp fabrics that offer superior insulation, and numerous control styles, colors, pleat sizes, and filtering options.
Aluminum Blinds
Durable aluminum slats that offer light control and style at competitively low prices.
Pleated Shades
Soft affordable fabrics available in a wealth of light-filtering options.
Fabric Roman Shades
Fashionable materials available in a variety of fabrics, colors, and fold styles. Light-filtering, room darkening and blackout privacy options offered.
Woven Wood Shades
Natural materials constructed from grasses, reeds and woods to create beautifully textured shades. Customizable privacy and blackout liners available.
Roller & Solar Shades
Quality fabrics that block UV rays and offer various filtering options. Choose between the popular continuous cord loop or spring tension lift mechanisms.
Sheer Horizontal Shades
Sophisticated fabrics that provide privacy and light- filtering features as slats tilt. Sheer shades are available in 2" and 3" louvers.
Vertical Blinds
Vertical slats that serve as a practical and less expensive alternative to drapes. Crafted from various materials available in a variety of color options.
Shutters
Wood or faux wood shutters that add style and value to your home. Customize your shutter with special colors, sizes and tilt options.
Specialty Windows
Learn how to measure for specialty windows such as blinds on: French Doors, Sliding Doors, Corner Windows, Window Obstructions and more.
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