Why Plantation Shutters are Ideal for Summer

After a long winter stuck indoors, it’s nice to open the windows and enjoy the warm, fresh air throughout the summer. While homeowners across the mid-Atlantic region are preparing to enjoy the beautiful weather, not all of them have the right type of shutters that will allow them to open the windows to the...

All the Charm Behind Hunter Douglas Silhouette Window Shadings

As long as we’ve been in the business of window treatments, the name of Hunter Douglas has reigned supreme—and for good reason! Over the last 25 years, their line of products has given them a reputation for tasteful craftsmanship, and brilliant functionality. Being window treatment connoisseurs near Bucks County, PA, we love everything that...

Appreciating the Aesthetic Appeal of Custom Drapery

Because we’ve been in the business for a few decades now, we’ll safely say that no two homes or customers can ever be exactly the same (aside from doppelgangers). It’s for this reason that we hesitate to pigeon-hole anyone who enters the Blind Gallery until we’ve listened to them and even seen a glimpse...

Customizing Your Hunter Douglas Parkland Classic

It may go without saying on our side of Mainline, PA, but Hunter Douglas is a king of wood blinds. When our customers go looking for something lovely to hang in their windows, it’s often a Parkland Classic. Of all their premium wood blinds, Parkland Classics remain some of our favorites—glowing with the white...

The ABCs of Window Treatments

Wherever you live, be it in a sleepy small town or a blaring city, you need a slice of space that you call home. We totally get it—hence why we’re so keen on everything pertaining to window treatments. Whether we’re in Philadelphia or Bucks County, PA, our eyes cannot resist darting towards the nearest...

Insulating Your Beehive of a Home with Honeycombs

Judging by the hurricanes, earthquakes, and solar flares, you could say that Mother Nature isn’t in the best of moods this season. While the Blind Gallery isn’t qualified to tell you why exactly this is happening, we can tell you one thing—it’s going to be a cold one this autumn and winter. Before it...

3 Cleaning Tips to Help Keep Your New Blinds Clean

If you are a homeowner and you just purchased a new set of blinds, then chances are you’ll want to know how to clean them properly. No matter what kind of blinds you have, using these three handy tips will help you keep them looking great and preserve their appearance! 1. Vacuum. One of...

Shutters Up and Down the Ages

Eureka! Many eons ago, far across the Atlantic Ocean, some ancient Greeks had a brilliant idea. Like all brilliant ideas, we imagine it came to them after staring at the Sun, or finally seeing the Sun after hours of philosophical debate. In the age of antiquity, your fabulous Mediterranean home didn’t have any glass...