Save Now On New Window Coverings and Your Heating Bills – Budget Blinds Has Your Solutions

Posted on Nov 14, 2019

It’s getting colder! Have you considered that the window coverings you choose can significantly affect the energy efficiency of your home? Having the proper window shades, blinds or curtains can save you money on your home heating bills this winter. Budget Blinds of the North Island has all of the choices you need for your home.

As much as 50 per cent of a home’s heating energy can be lost through its windows, but there are ways to save. Instead of cranking up your heat (and your bills), Budget Blinds provides a versatile selection of blinds, shades, shutters, and window film that stylish and energy-efficient.

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Solar Panels on New Rancher in the Comox Valley

Posted on Oct 22, 2019

Coastal Custom Homes is one of the first builders in the Comox Valley to include solar panels on one of their homes for sale. This company is ahead of the curve by providing innovative, creative, cost-effective solutions, incorporating leading-edge technologies according to the BC Energy Step Code. The solar panels are installed on the roof of this home and are designed to take advantage of the sun passing overhead. This energy system will provide ongoing cost savings throughout the life of this home as it will be generating its own electricity. Also, research has shown that a professional solar panel installation will increase the value of the home by 4-5%.

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Budget Blinds Has the Home Automation Technology Your Modern Homes Needs

Posted on Oct 18, 2019

Budget Blinds on North Vancouver Island is a leader in automation for window coverings, and other smart home technology.

While many of use tools like smart speakers and thermostats to modernize our in-home technology, we often forget that window coverings can also be automated to enhance the comfort and security of your home.

The Smart Home Collection by Budget Blinds includes top tech brands that provide homeowners with a suite of state-of-the-art solutions to update their home’s functionality. Control your window coverings, lighting, climate, home security and entertainment systems, all with the push of a button from your smartphone, tablet, remote control, or keypad.

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Learn From the Expertise of Budget Blinds’ Designers on Vancouver Island

Posted on Sep 7, 2019

Budget Blinds on Vancouver Island provides complimentary in-home consultations with designers to guide you through the choices to find the perfect window coverings for your home. This month meet designer Rebeccah Kurucz.

She grew up working in her family’s business in Port Alberni, before attending school for interior design to pursue her passion. She worked at a design firm for several years before making the transition to Budget Blinds.

“Helping my clients to make their homes look beautiful is truly rewarding, and I love being a part of the whole process,” says Rebeccah. “Window coverings play such an important role in the overall look and feel of your home. I wanted to work more closely with my customers and assist them in putting finishing touches into their homes.”

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5 Star Reviews for the 5 Star Service of Budget Blinds of the North Island

Posted on Aug 23, 2019

Budget Blinds of the North Island continues to impress their clients by providing quality products at great prices, along with excellent customer service.

Online customer reviews rave about their friendly, expert staff, prompt service and quality products at low prices. Take a look at some of these five-star Google reviews:

“Thank you for the efficient, prompt and professional service. It’s our second order and both times all was as promised.”

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The Right Window Coverings From Budget Blinds Will Help Keep The Heat Out This Summer

Posted on Jul 30, 2019

As our West Coast summer finally starts to heat up, did you know your window coverings play a key role in keeping you and your family cool indoors?

Windows play an important role in the overall energy efficiency of a house, and proper window treatments from Budget Blinds of the North Island can be a great way to keep you cool in the summer and warm through the winter. Blinds, shades, shutters and drapes all provide effective insulation to maintain comfortable indoor temperatures.

Budget Blinds, located in Courtenay, has a huge selection of custom window treatments to choose from, to keep your home comfortable and looking fabulous! Cellular shades, with their honeycomb-shaped pockets, are a very popular option. Their design helps to keep air from escaping or entering your home, protecting you from the elements.

Window film is also an effective way to deflect 99% of damaging UV rays, which will fade and damage flooring and furniture, while also keeping the heat out of your home.

Consider adding motorization and a timer to your new blinds, so that even while you’re away, your blinds will open and close at the best times to keep the heat in or out.

Not sure what will work best for your home? Schedule a free design consultation with Budget Blinds. Their in-house designers will help you find the window treatments that work best to create a comfortable environment for your family and guests in your home, while also providing you with long-term energy savings.

Contact them today to get started!

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