Roller shades are often the first thing people think of when they think about shades. They have retained their popularity over many years because of their simplicity and style. They not only perform the functions they would need from window coverings, such as blocking off light and adding privacy, but they are also easy to add to any home setting. So what else do you need to know about roller shades before you invest in them? We will go over some of the characteristics of roller shades so you can determine if they’re a good investment for you.
Roller Shades Can Work on a Budget
They come in many varieties. Some variants can be purchased more cheaply that provide all of the functions you’d need from window coverings, and there are other, more luxurious, choices available. This means that no matter what your budget may be, you can find roller shades that will fit into your budgetary constraints.
Roller Shades Can Be Cleaned Easily
Many blinds and shades have folds and slats that can make them tough to clean. Contrary to these, roller shades have a headrail and one piece of fabric that goes the entire length of your window once it’s extended fully. This means that your shades are less likely to gather dirt and dust, and they are also easier to clean than other blinds and shades. A simple feather duster can get rid of most debris. Even for heavy-duty jobs, all you’ll often need is an everyday cleaning solution and maybe a wet rag.
They are Great for Rooms Where You Don’t Want Outside Light
When installed properly, they do a perfect job of blocking off unwanted outside light from getting into your home. This not only serves to make your home more comfortable without blinding light in the area, but it can also help protect your room. Outdoor light, over time, can cause your floor, wall, and furniture to fade. With roller shades protecting your room, everything in your house is better protected.
Contact Mike’s Flooring and Design Center
Since Mike purchased the business in 1996, he and his team have helped families like yours throughout Delmarva, Sussex County, DE, and Ocean City, MD. Mike continues to be involved in the day-to-day operations, ensuring the vision you share is the one we help deliver.
Over the years, we have established relationships with local manufacturers, such as HunterDouglas and Vista, who we trust to deliver superior work. Our team will continue to be your point of contact through the entire process to be sure you are completely satisfied.