Frequently Asked Questions

Explore our FAQ page for quick answers to common queries and find solutions to your inquiries.

General Questions

Why Are Your Products Less Expensive Than Elsewhere?

Unlock the exclusive advantage of purchasing directly from the manufacturer and enjoy premium products at distributor costs. By cutting out the middleman, we offer you access to top-notch blinds at the same price paid by boutiques, avoiding traditional retail markups.

Our commitment to cost-effective solutions doesn't compromise on quality. While benefiting from lower costs, rest assured that we maintain the highest standards in fabric selection. We prioritize quality materials to ensure competitively priced blinds are crafted with excellence, providing a perfect blend of affordability and luxury. Elevate your space with our premium products, sourced directly from the manufacturer, where value and quality seamlessly converge.

Do you provide professional installation services, and is it included in the overall cost?

Absolutely, we take pride in offering a seamless and stress-free experience for our customers. Our window treatment shop boasts an in-house installation team comprised of highly skilled professionals who are dedicated to ensuring the perfect setup for your chosen products. The best part is, we believe in delivering exceptional service without any additional burden on your budget – installation is entirely complimentary. You can trust our efficient team to handle the installation process with precision, providing a hassle-free transition from purchase to enjoying your newly adorned windows.

What is the expected lead time for ordering and receiving the window treatments?

Our commitment to efficiency means that you won't have to wait long to transform your space. When you place an order for our premium window treatments, you can expect a swift turnaround. We take pride in our streamlined processes, and as such, the maximum lead time for your order to be ready is just two weeks. This ensures that you can enjoy your new window treatments promptly, without unnecessary delays. We understand the importance of timely delivery, and our goal is to bring your vision to life in the shortest possible time frame, without compromising on the quality of our craftsmanship.

Can you provide references or customer reviews for your products and services?

Certainly! We take great pride in the satisfaction of our customers, and we're delighted to share that our products and services have earned acclaim through the experiences of over 450 satisfied customers. We encourage you to explore our extensive collection of 5-star Google reviews, where individuals have shared their positive feedback on the quality of our window treatments, the professionalism of our team, and the overall excellence of their customer experience. These reviews are a testament to our commitment to delivering not just products, but a level of service that exceeds expectations.

How can I see the samples? Will some one come to my place for measurements and show samples?

We understand the importance of convenience in the decision-making process. To view our samples, you have two convenient options. You're welcome to visit our store and explore our extensive range of window treatment samples in person. Alternatively, for a more personalized experience, we offer a service where our experts will come directly to your place. They will not only take precise measurements but also bring a curated selection of samples, allowing you to visualize how our premium window treatments will complement your space—all in the comfort of your own home. We aim to make the process as seamless as possible, ensuring you have the opportunity to make well-informed decisions without the need for unnecessary travel.

What Is Your Warranty?

At My Home Blinds, we're dedicated to ensuring your satisfaction. Our carefully crafted warranty reflects our commitment to making things right for you. Should any issues arise, our team is here to promptly and efficiently address them. Your peace of mind is our priority, allowing you to enjoy your purchase worry-free. Trust us to uphold the highest standards of service, standing behind the quality of our products and services. For more information, please visit our Warranty page.

Zebra Blinds

What’s the Difference Between Light-Filtering and Room Darkening?

Light-Filtering Blinds Darken the Room by Only Letting In Some Light. How Much Light They Block Out Can Range from 50%-75%, Depending on the Fabric. Room Darkening Blinds, on the Other Hand, Are Made of Fabric That Completely Blocks Out Light. This Is Useful for When You Want Complete Darkness When the Sun Is Still Up, Like When You Want to Take a Nap or Watch a Movie.

What Are Zebra Blinds Made Of?

Zebra Blinds Are Made with 100% Polyester, Making Them Easy to Maintain and Long-Lasting. Depending on the Style of Zebra Blinds You Choose, They Can Also Have Special Fabrics That Are Water Repellent, Like Our Montpellier Style, or Extra Durable, Like Our Wood-Look Style.

How Does a Zebra Blind Work?

Zebra Blinds Are Made with Two Layers of Fabric That Glide Past Each Other to Give You Optimal Light Control. The Alternating Bands of Coloured and Translucent Fabric Move Past Each Other to Block Out or Let In Light. This Is All Mechanized by an Easy Pulley, Cordless, or Motor System. This Design Allows for You to Have the Blinds Completely or Partially Closed at Any Length, and You Can Also Let In Full Sunlight with Them Rolled All the Way Up.

What Do the Different Width of Zebra Blinds Mean?

Our Zebra Blinds Collection Features a Number of Different Styles. The Vane Sizes Can Range from 2 ⅜” to 4 ⅛”. The Vane Size Is How Wide the Coloured Fabric Panels of Zebra Blinds Are. Besides the Difference in Design and Look the Blinds Will Give to the Room, the Vane Size Also Slightly Changes How Much Light Is Controlled. Smaller Vane Size Will Allow for More Precise Light Control Because There Are More Panels Will Be Able to Fit in Your Window.

Why Are Zebra Blinds So Popular?

Due to Their Functionality and Beautifully Modern Design, Zebra Blinds Have Gained Popularity Over the Years. They Are Very Versatile and Can Suit Any Environment. We Offer Zebra Blinds in Many Different Colours and Fabrics to Suit Your Personal Taste.

Roller Shades

What’s the Difference Between Light-Filtering and Room Darkening?

Light-Filtering Blinds Darken the Room by Only Letting in Some Light. How Much Light They Block Out Can Range from 50%-75%, Depending on the Fabric. Room Darkening Blinds, on the Other Hand, Are Made of Fabric That Completely Blocks Out Light. This Is Useful for When You Want Complete Darkness When the Sun Is Still Up, Like When You Want to Take a Nap or Watch a Movie.

What Material Are Roller Shades Made Out Of?

Roller Shades Are Made Mostly With Polyester and Vinyl-Based Materials. Non-Blackout Roller Shades Are Made Out of a Softer Fabric.

What Is Special About Roller Shades?

Roller Shades are Extremely Effective at Doing What Homeowners Look for in Blinds, Providing Privacy and Blocking Light. They are Easy to Clean and Can Easily Adapt to Any Room with All the Style and Colour Choices You Have. Because of Their Simple Design, Roller Shades are Very Durable and Long Lasting. You Could Even Print a Design on Them to Add Some Artistic Flare to Your Room. White Blackout Roller Shades Could Also Double as a Projector Screen!

Are Roller Shades Out of Style?

Roller Shades Have Remained Popular for Their Timeless Simplicity and Style. They Are Sleek and Modern, and Have the Ability to Elevate Any Room Without Being Distracting. Roller Shades Also Come in Many Different Finishes and Colours to Suit Any Environment, From a Living Room to an Office.

Silhouette Shades

How Much Light Do Silhouette Shades Cover?

Silhouette Shades Let In a Soft Glow of Light Into Your Home, Blocking Out 75% of Outside Light.

How Do You Clean Silhouette Shades at Home?

For Normal Maintenance, You Can Lightly Clean Your Shades Using a Feather Duster. For a Deeper Clean, Use a Vacuum Cleaner With a Brush Attachment. If You Are Looking to Get a Stain Out, Use a Damp Cloth and Pat the Stained Area to Soak It. If the Water Does Not Get the Stain Out, Use Water Mixed With Dish Soap. Once the Spot Is Damp, Use a Clean, Dry Towel to Soak Up Some of the Water. Then, Let Them Air Dry.

How Do Silhouette Shades Work?

The Soft Fabric Allows Sunlight to Filter Through While Also Ensuring Privacy. You Can Use a Straightforward Pulley System to Adjust the Slats to Your Desired Angle for the Preferred Level of Shading. When Rolled Down, They Can Be Completely Closed, or You Can Roll Them All the Way Up to Enjoy a Full View Through Your Window and Let in More Light.

Why Are Silhouette Shades Better Than Plastic Blinds?

Silhouette Shades Are Made From Fabric. There Are Many Reasons Why This Is Better Than Plastic Or Metal Shades. First Of All, The Fabric Of Silhouette Shades Allows Light To Come Through While Still Providing Privacy, So You Can Still Enjoy Some Natural Light That Brightens Up The Room. Another Reason Why Fabric Blinds Are Beneficial Is That They Can Be Rolled Completely Up For The Whole Window To Be Open, While Solid Panels Can Only Be Bunched Up At The Top Of Your Window And Can Look Messy.

Are Silhouette Shades Old Fashioned?

Silhouette Shades Combine the Best of Mini Blinds and Cellular Shades to Give You Functionality in an Elegant Package. They Are Definitely Not Out of Style and Won’t Be for Years to Come.

Solar Shades

Do Solar Shades Block UV Rays?

Yes, Solar Shades Really Do Block UV Rays 99.9%!

Why Do You Need Blinds That Block UV Rays?

UV Rays Are Not Only Harmful To You And Anyone Else Inside Your Home, But They Can Also Damage Your Furniture, Flooring, Pictures, Clothing, And More. You Can Think Of Solar Shades As SPF For Your Home!

Other Than Their UV Protection, What Is Good About Solar Shades?

Solar Shades Also Have the Ability to Make Your Windows More Efficient by Blocking Out Heat. That Means Saving on Your Air Conditioning Bills in the Summer! Some More Amazing Features About Solar Shades Is That They Are Flame Retardant, Crease Resistant, and Fade Resistant. They Are Perfect for Letting the Daylight In While Blocking Out Heat and Harmful Sun Rays.

Are Solar Shades See-Through?

Solar Shades are Sun Control Products, Not Privacy Shades, So They Are See-Through. The Amount You Can See Through Them Depends on the Fabric’s Openness Percentage. The Smaller the Percentage, the Less You Can See Through Them. My Home Blinds Offers Three Levels of Openness Percentage: 1%, 3%, and 5%.

Does the UV Protection Wear Off?

No, It Is the Material Itself That Has the UV Protection So It Does Not Wear Off!

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