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Paradigm Waterproof Flooring

Want a flooring that looks like wood, is extremely durable, waterproof so you can use it kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms? Check out Paradigm Luxury Waterproof Vinyl Floors. It is constructed like a laminate flooring, has a top layer of vinyl that looks like wood flooring and is constructed to take a beating. Paradigm Waterproof Vinyl […]

July Window Covering Sale

Buy 3 get 1 Free For the month of July (2016), we are offering a special on Window Coverings (blinds).  Get 3 and get 1, of equal or lesser value, for FREE. Add aesthetics, privacy, keep out the harsh effects of the sun. This is offer is valid for all window coverings we carry, including: […]

New Hardwood Floor in Remodel

Excited about this new hardwood being installed in a remodel.  The the client chose the darker grain to contrast well with the light walls. Also, take notice of the nice tile accents on the baseboards. This engineered hardware was chosen because of its superior performance and ease of installation**, for this particular product. There is […]

Wood Blinds for the View

There are many reasons why people choose wood blinds for their window coverings: aesthetics, light control and to keep what is outside – outside.  What I mean is, we don’t always get to control what we see out our windows and at times, it’s something we rather not see. Take this case as an example.  […]

Save Energy – Go Cellular – Blinds

We are all looking to save money on energy costs. One of the most cost effective and easy ways is to go cellular, blinds that is.  Cellular blinds or window coverings, is a beautiful way to update any room all the while saving energy costs by keeping rooms cool during the summer and warm during […]

Carpet Padding

There are many different types of carpet padding available today in order to accommodate all the various types of carpet.  Below are some basics.  But don’t get overwhelmed – we are hear to help you select the right pad for your flooring. “You must select the right carpet pad if you want your new carpet […]

Hardwood versus Laminate Flooring

When deciding on new flooring, one of the overwhelming favorites is wood flooring. Inevitably, the question of Hardwood or Laminate floor comes up. In my experience, most people choice goes first to hardwood floor. In the past, the decision was much easier but with advancement in manufacturing, choosing between the two is a bit more […]

San Pedro View with Wood Blinds

What do you do when you have a gorgeous panoramic view of Catalina Island but you need some shade at certain times of the day, a bit of privacy and a way to protect furniture for the harsh sun?  For this San Pedro home, the best solution was 2 inch, sandblasted wood blinds. The 2 […]

101 Household Tips for Every Room in your Home

This post is filled ingenious household tips. Enjoy. I love to discover tips which make housework easier! From time-saving tricks to finding new and ingenious uses for old things, the Internet provides a wealth of information and advice. In this post I’ve collected 101 visual tips from all over the web to help you save […]

How to Clean Blinds

No matter what kind of blinds you have—wooden, fabric and vertical are the three basic types—these tips will make their cleaning and maintenance easy: 1. Vacuum blinds often with the brush attachment. Vacuum across the slats, not up and down. 2. Use a lamb’s-wool duster, again working across the slats and starting at the top. […]