One of the most interesting parts of our job is the diverse and challenging range of projects we get to work on. Whether we’re helping a homeowner or designer find a stylish solution for a window that’s oddly shaped, or working with an organization that’s renovating a historic property, there’s something about every job we […]
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Design Imaginations: Going Beyond Motorized Roller Shades
When it comes to cutting-edge design technology, motorized roller shades are right at the top. Now, you may think that only custom built houses can enjoy motorized shades, but the truth is, with a little creativity, practically any window and shade option can be motorized. At Back Bay Shutter Company, we specialize in creating functional, […]
Popular Styles and Uses of Matchstick Roman Shades
Roman matchstick shades are a highly sought-after trend in home décor, and it’s easy to see why. As effective as standard slatted blinds, but less bulky, these flat shades offer so much more to the aesthetic of a room. When you enter your living room, bedroom, or office, you want it to appeal to your senses. Everything […]
Motorized Blinds and Shades 101
Motorized window treatments offer you unparalleled control over your indoor environment, with dozens of stylish options available, including motorized blinds, shades, curtains and drapes. Typically, motorized blinds, curtains and drapes (as well as automatic shades) are suspended from a remote control-activated rod, which you can open and close at the push of a button. Blinds […]
Automatic Shades: Luxury or Necessity?
Closing and opening your shades or blinds with the flick of a button sounds like something from “The Jetsons” or even “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous.” But the fact is automatic shades are a reality today. This technology can be a must-have necessity in some situations, and a nice-to-have luxury in others. To become […]
Automatic Shades: A Moving Experience!
There are countless reasons to install blinds in any home with rooms exposed to direct sunlight. The convenience of moving shades should be clear, but recent advances in technology have made automatic shades practical, efficient and affordable. From security and privacy, to child safety and energy efficiency, automatic shades are an elegant, versatile, and modern […]
No Shutter, Shades or Blinds Tonight. Just The ASID Award Gala
Bill, Nancy & Steve with Mike Hoban of Audio Video Design Anytime the design industry comes together, it’s a good thing. And the ASID Award Gala was no exception. ASID is not only the oldest, but also the largest organization for interior designers. It boasts more than 20,000 Professional and Allied Members, 7,000 Student Members […]