Window Treatments for the Living Room

In today’s modern life style the living room has a much more relaxed and informal feel than in times past. It is a welcoming cozy place for the family to curl up, read, talk, and play. It is also a comfortable place to entertain family and friends. When planning what type of window treatment to use in the living room of your Wilmington, N.C. home keep this thought in mind. Ask yourself , when do you plan to use this room, for what purpose and what type of activities. The answers to these questions will help you decide the style and type of window treatment you will use. If the room is to be used largely for leisure pursuits, then the window treatment should reflect this. Grommet Drapes are a good choice because they are simple yet expressive. Grommet drapes...

Find your Closet Again Closet Organization, Wilmington, N.C.

If you are like the average family, your home may be hidden under piles of homework, clothes, toys, and general household items that have nowhere to go. Over stuffed closets full of clothes that we will one day wear again, or have sentimental value, often hide the clothes we are trying to find. It is a constant challenge keeping the closets in our home uncluttered and organized. For families with children it often becomes even more difficult to keep things in order. Time we spend looking for our favorite sweater, pair of shoes, or in the case of children that one lost shoe or favorite toy is time we can spend doing some other important or fun event. What is the solution? Finding your closet again can be accomplished by having installed an affordable custom made...

What’s New in Motorized Window Treatments?, Wilmington N.C.

With the improvement in technology, motorized or remote blind control systems have become the choice for many when installing window treatments in their Wilmington, N.C. home.  This is because motorized blind control systems are now more affordable, easy to use, and add value to your home. The motorized blind control system is designed to be used with a battery powered wireless remote control or a switch mounted on the wall that controls a motor that is within the window treatment. Motorized blind control systems can be used on nearly any type of window treatment, such as blinds, drapes, shades, and shutters. There are many features to think about when considering motorized systems. When using motorization, there are options such as remote control, wall switches,...

Home Sweet Home, Wilmington, N.C.

Even though the  recent recession has impacted the housing market, houses here in Wilmington, N.C. and across the country continue to be built, bought, and sold.   Statistics show that many buyers today are looking for smaller, modest, homes with spacious and modern floor plans. Homes with rooms that serve a multitude of purposes, walk in closets, and well designed laundry rooms are defining the new home sweet home. The homeowner of today is interested in quality workmanship and products that are designed to save money and give their home that personal touch. With the goal of saving money and being environmentally active, many buyers are interested in having a” green home”or one that is built with the latest in energy efficient products. Homes that...

Saving Money with Closet Organization in Wilmington, NC

     Most of us are familiar with the saying attributed to Ben Franklin, “Time is Money”.  What does that mean for us living in today’s modern world where life is moving so fast? It means there is never enough time to do all we would like to do. Therefore it  becomes necessary to use our time in the best way possible. One goal here in Wilmington, NC is to find solutions that would save us both time and money.       One option we have is getting our lives organized. This can be as simple as organizing our homes, especially our clothes closets. The time we spend trying to find our favorite sweater, slacks or pair of shoes is time we can spend doing some other important task thus saving us time and money. Whether we have walk-in closets...