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An Energy Efficient Home: Tips & Tricks for You wjfigw4q3

An Energy Efficient Home: Tips & Tricks for You

With the brisk chill in the air, we can’t help but deny the truth. Winter is coming. It’s November, and if you’ve procrastinated–like I have–your home may not be as winter-ready as you’d like. We could blame it on the beautiful, seemingly rare, extended autumn we’ve seen here in the east–I did just plant tulips…

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Too Busy? PowerView Motorized Shades Will Be Your Personal Assistant. wjfigw4q3

Too Busy? PowerView Motorized Shades Will Be Your Personal Assistant.

Has the busyness of life got you feeling crazed? From work schedules to extra-curricular activities, it doesn’t stop. When life gets out of control, you need a way to reel everything back in. You need help. And PowerView motorized shades will be the answer you’ve been searching for. I know what you’re thinking: The more…

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Home for the Holidays–Get Your Home Ready with Custom Decor wjfigw4q3

Home for the Holidays–Get Your Home Ready with Custom Decor

The holidays are just around the corner. It’s hard to believe there are only 5 more Fridays before Thanksgiving. If you want to get your home ready for those holiday gatherings with personal, custom decor, Metropolitan Window Fashions is your one stop shop! Whether you are looking to provide dynamic light and style with custom…

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Child-safe Window Coverings: What You Need to Know wjfigw4q3

Child-safe Window Coverings: What You Need to Know

“Making the decision to have a child – it is momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.” –Elizabeth Stone Parents worry. It’s what we do best. And no matter the age of your children, the worries may change, but they are always present. The last place…

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Enjoy a Personal Stylist for Your Home–And It’s Free! wjfigw4q3

Enjoy a Personal Stylist for Your Home–And It’s Free!

Have you ever dreamt of living in a space that was the perfect combination of atmosphere, style, comfort and function? Would you love to have an expert designer that listens to what you want and offers valuable advice and inspiration that fits exactly what you’re looking for? Metropolitan Window Fashions will send you a personal…

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It’s Autumn: Rustic Decor, Window Treatments & More wjfigw4q3

It’s Autumn: Rustic Decor, Window Treatments & More

Rustic decor has entered the design scene with its romantic charm and inviting style. And the timing couldn’t be better. With the arrival of autumn, vintage looks that offer a put-together appearance, yet relaxing and comfortable at the same time, have become one of the most sought-after trends this year. From distressed furniture to shabby…

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Transform Your Home and Life with Before and After Window Coverings wjfigw4q3

Transform Your Home and Life with Before and After Window Coverings

You’ll rarely hear anyone complain about a sunny day throughout the New York or New Jersey areas. We relish every glorious beam–especially as Autumn arrives, heading us into the doldrums of winter. Sunlight gives us energy and improves our mood. It’s nature’s antidepressant. However, when not controlled in your home, natural light can really get…

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Sleep Solutions Just for You wjfigw4q3

Sleep Solutions Just for You

Your home. Does it sometimes feel like Grand Central Station? The continuous go-go-go of your life can be fun and exciting, but also exhausting. Plagued by daytime fatigue, difficulty concentrating, and irritability, you hide under-eye circles behind a giant mug of coffee. You don’t have to suffer! We have sleep solutions that will make the…

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Three Great Window Treatments for Sliding Doors wjfigw4q3

Three Great Window Treatments for Sliding Doors

One of the most often asked questions from clients is “What type of window treatments are available for my sliding doors” ? It is a design dilemma that many face . First, there are a few challenges with sliding doors. Accessing the doors easily is your first challenge, while dressing the door and having it…

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How Silhouettes™ Perfect the Art of Light Control in your Home wjfigw4q3

How Silhouettes™ Perfect the Art of Light Control in your Home

Light speaks to you and makes you happy. A room that has beautiful light can make a home open, bright, warm and inviting. How do you capture that beautiful light and how do you control it? How do you perfect the art of light control?  We have the solution for you with Hunter Douglas Silhouettes™ Light…

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