Updating Your Window Treatments

5 Elements to Consider When Updating Your Window Treatments What makes a room have that “wow” factor?  Using pattern, texture, and colour with the right balance can take a room from “nice” to “wow”.  If your having trouble and your not sure what your room needs or what it is lacking call on Made in […]

Don’t Forget to Protect your Vehicle

Don’t Forget to Protect your Vehicle Have you ever considered putting roller shades on your garage windows? A lot of money is spent on the vehicles in the garage, so have you considered protecting those precious assets? It doesn’t matter whether its spring,summer, winter or fall, the sun can cause harmful damage to our vehicles. […]

50 Shades of Grey…. Why Grey is Huge

50 Shades of Grey….  Why Grey is Huge 50 Shades of Grey.  We all know there is a psychology behind colours.  For example, red is the color of energy, passion, action, ambition and determination.  We choose our clothing based on how we feel that day.  However in our homes we tend to go more neutral […]

Something to Cover the Windows

Something to Cover the Windows? “I’d like some new blinds,Something to cover the windows.”  To a client this means “something “ to cover the windows.   To a designer the term “Blinds” usually refer to hard treatments which come in the form of slats or vanes. Examples of blinds include venetians, faux wood, woods, and verticals […]

Nesting In the Spring

Nesting in the Spring Nesting in the Spring! It is common for women to get the urge to clean and organize during the spring, thus the old adage, “spring cleaning.” Some speculate that this is triggered from being cooped up all winter and wanting something new. Others believe that the desire to get outside and […]

Who Are We?

Who Are We? Who are we? Made in the Shade Blind & More is an international buying group in the US and Canada with well over 100 dealers. This volume buying power allows us to compete with anyone on the market. We are able to pass discounts to our clients. We often get asked where we […]

Dress to Impress

Dress to Impress What do you do when you have a big meeting at work? How about going for a job interview? Or what about going on that first date? Well you dress to impress! After all, you only get one chance to make a first impression. Everyone wants to make a good impression and […]