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Smart Blinds for Easy Window Covering Control

Motorized Blinds and Other Automated Window Coverings You’ve likely seen smart blinds or other motorized window coverings in action before. But maybe you’re just now thinking about automating your window coverings. If that sounds like you, read on to discover all the benefits of smart window coverings.  As you consider your options, you may be […]

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Bay Window Curtains & Blinds and Other Bay Window Coverings

How to Choose the Best Window Treatment for Bay Windows Bay windows are a beautiful architectural feature on any home, but finding bay window curtains and blinds that fit well can sometimes be tricky.  The good news is, there are lots of options for bay window blinds and other bay window coverings that will offer […]

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Bamboo Shades and Blinds – A Natural Way to Shade Your Windows

Why Bamboo Blinds Are a Charming and Eco-Friendly Choice for Your Home  A space with amazing natural lighting is one thing, but there’s something ethereal about sunlight softly filtering in through a bamboo shade or blind. These sustainable window coverings are a natural way to gently filter sunlight and are the preferred option for famous […]

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Screen Roller Shades: The Choice for Indoor Solar Shades

How Screen Solar Shades Can Protect Your Home and Reduce Your Energy Bills Indoor Solar Shades are a great way to block UV rays and heat, and create privacy while still allowing you to see outside. Because although there are times we might enjoy a puddle of sun by a window or door, most people […]

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Patio Door Window Coverings

Enhance Your Patio Door With These Window Treatment Options Looking for blinds for your patio door? Or maybe some other type of patio door window coverings?  Sliding glass doors and patio doors are fantastic features for your home. They conveniently lead guests from your kitchen, living room, or dining room onto your back patio or […]

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Window Coverings Officially Going Cordless

New Requirements for Corded Window Coverings – What You Need to Know As we covered last year, cordless window coverings are here to stay and will become the only option for personalizing and beautifying your windows and doors. As of May 1 of 2022, the Government of Canada will not allow any blinds, draperies, or […]

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Window Covering Inspiration For Every Room in Your Home

A Look at What’s Currently On-Trend in Window Covering Centre At Ruffell & Brown, we know just how important and how overwhelming it can be to pick out new window treatments. There are so many options to choose from, and it can be hard to know where to begin. Perhaps you have recently moved into […]

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Window Coverings for Basement Windows

Basement Window Coverings Can Add Style  Getting stylish window coverings for basement windows is not usually at the top of everyone’s to-do list. In fact, when we think of basements, what often comes to mind are images of cold, underutilized storage areas with low ceilings and minimal light.  Basements are one of the most commonly […]

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Window Coverings for Odd-Shaped Windows

Custom Blinds to Make Your Specialty Shaped Windows Beautiful Odd-shaped windows are an eye-catching addition to any home, adding character and curb appeal to the outside, and a unique architectural element inside. While specialty-shaped windows add something special to your home, they can be more challenging to dress than regular windows.  Luckily, our team at […]

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How to Add Custom Style with Draperies / Curtains

12 Creative Ways to Use Drapes in your Home Draperies remain a very popular option for window coverings thanks to the vast variety of styles, material types and their ability to bring character and flair to any room. People are starting to discover that draperies can do more than frame a window though. Interior designers […]

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Are Vertical Blinds Still In Style?

7 reasons why vertical blinds are a popular choice in residential and commercial design   Over the past 34 years, Ruffell & Brown Window Covering Centre has grown to become one of the largest independently owned decorating retailers in Canada.  While we’ve seen our share of design trends come and go, vertical blinds are a […]

The Best Window Coverings Enhance Natural Light and Provide Privacy

Let Natural Light in and Preserve Privacy with Custom Window Covering Centre The best window coverings are designed to enhance natural light while still providing privacy. No longer do you need to close the blinds or curtains during the middle of a beautiful, sunny day. With today’s advanced technologies in window fashions, you can have […]