To better serve customers throughout the Minneapolis-St. Paul area , Aero Drapery & Blind has a new location in Maple Grove, MN. This is the third location for the company, adding to locations in Little Canada and Burnsville. As a family owned and operated business since 1949, Aero Drapery & Blind is proud to be involved in the local community, with strong local connections and a commitment to providing customers with unmatched service, exceptional value, and competitive prices. [Read more…]
Window Treatments are Energy Efficient & A Good Investment For Homes in Minneapolis & St Paul Area
You want beautiful window treatments and you want to save money on your utility bills. Why not have both? Energy-efficient window treatments are not only a practical investment to reduce heat loss in the winter and heat gain in the summer, they are less expensive than buying new, energy-efficient windows. They also add color, drama and value to your home. [Read more…]
Have you collected and inherited decorations throughout the years? Here are some helpful tips on planning and managing the decorating process that, like any other project, usually takes more time than you thought. Whether you decorate right after Thanksgiving, or the night before Christmas, make time for you and your family to enjoy what is most important. [Read more…]
Draperies have always been a part of our home decor. In the past they may have been more of a single operational treatment where as the current trend is to layer your treatments. All layers can be decorative for drama and interest, or single, with functional window shades and stationery panels that complement the room for added warmth. [Read more…]
With the seasons changing, now is the perfect time to re-decorate for the holidays. New window treatments can change the entire look and feel of your rooms, with light filtering features that brighten up the ambiance and provide light and privacy control when you need it. Take advantage of our Hunter Douglas sale in the Minneapolis/St. Paul areas, where we’re offering $100 rebates, plus additional savings, on our most popular window treatment styles.
Do you live in an apartment or condo and like to garden? Our long winters entice us to look for ways to enjoy our beautiful summers as much as possible. In order to accentuate that summer feeling is to create a garden right outside your patio or balcony door. [Read more…]
Great New Ideas for Covering Patio Doors!
In all my years of working in the window treatment industry, I think that people stress the most over what to put on their sliding patio doors. Most will also tell you they “Don’t want verticals!”. Well, verticals are great for their versatility and Hunter Douglas always stays ahead of the trends by offering new styles and fabrics. But this article is going to be about much more than verticals. [Read more…]
Does Mixing Patterns and Colors Scare You?
You are about to enter into one of the most intimidating areas of decorating! I’m hoping to be able to simplify the process for you. Fortunately, our world has become very eclectic, allowing for the mixing and matching more than ever. For example, the pairing of mismatched dining chairs that has become so sheik.
To begin, let’s talk about scale.
There are three sizes to consider: large, medium and small. It’s best to vary the scale size incorporating all three, starting with the large scale item. This should be limited to just one element, possibly an area rug, as the large scale accessory will pull together the look of the room. [Read more…]
Motorized window fashions are a fast-growing trend here in the Minneapolis area. Whether you’re integrating your window treatment automation into a bigger system or just need to operate a single shade by remote, our Hunter Douglas motorization solutions give you ultimate control over your blinds and shades. For a limited time, we’re offering excellent rebates of $50 to $100 per unit on select motorized window fashions. As your local Hunter Douglas Gallery, we’re proud to offer the latest technologies in window covering automation. [Read more…]
When my husband and I built our house almost 15 years ago now, I was so excited to have my front door painted red. Red is such a vibrant color and full of life that how could we not start off our life in our new house with such a color!
I love change, and now it is time for a new color so I thought I would do a little research and look at lots of pictures! [Read more…]