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Relocate to Vancouver Island, Where Spring has Sprung

By 1stView.ca, Comox, Comox Valley, Courtenay, New Vancouver Island Real Estate, News of New Residential Development, Vancouver Island Homes, Vancouver Island Real Estate

Spring has sprung on Vancouver Island. Flowers have been out for months already and the cherry and plum blossoms are now lighting up the streets with their pink glow. One of the primary reasons people relocate to Vancouver Island is because of the temperate, year-round climate – an added benefit of this is the area’s long gardening season. Early signs of spring, like crocuses and daffodils, typically pop up in February with a rainbow of tulips close behind. These flowers start to appear in March and April along with the hellebores and camellias. The streets look beautiful when the cherry…

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Update Your Home With The Latest Tech From Budget Blinds

By 1stView.ca, Campbell River, Comox, Comox Valley, Courtenay, Cowichan Valley, Cumberland, Duncan, Ladysmith, Lake Cowichan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Vancouver Island

Have you been taking the time to start spring cleaning? Are you finding some things around the house in need of a refresh or an update? This is a great time of year to refresh your home and Budget Blinds of Vancouver Island is ready to help with more than just blinds. While Budget Blinds has window coverings for every budget, with the largest selection in North America, including a new partnership with Hunter Douglas, their many Vancouver Island locations also offer so much more for your home. Budget Blinds on Vancouver Island offers a wide variety of home automation…

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You Can Now Find Hunter Douglas Products at Budget Blinds on Vancouver Island

By 1stView.ca, Campbell River, Comox, Comox Valley, Courtenay, Cowichan Valley, Ladysmith, Lake Cowichan, Nanaimo

Two of Vancouver Island’s best-known brands in window coverings have come together to provide customers with an expanded selection of blinds, drapes and more. Budget Blinds has teamed up with Hunter Douglas to provide their clients with easy access to the catalogue of Hunter Douglas’s world-famous offerings.  Now Budget Blinds’ free in-home consultations include the opportunity to choose from Hunter Douglas’ hundreds of window-covering products including sheers, shades, blinds and shutters plus PowerView® motorization and other advanced operating systems. Budget Blinds’ designers can still offer any of their own in-house brands as well.

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Now’s the Time to Plan for a Spring Refresh with Budget Blinds

By 1stView.ca, Campbell River, Comox, Comox Valley, Courtenay, Cowichan Valley, Duncan, Ladysmith, Nanaimo, Parksville, Port Alberni, Qualicum Beach, Vancouver Island Homes

Spring will be here before you know it, and now is a great time to start planning for a seasonal refresh. Freshen up your space with new window coverings for the new year with the great prices and selection offered by Budget Blinds on Vancouver Island.

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It’s Always Easy to Find The Best Value at Your Local Vancouver Island Budget Blinds Location

By 1stView.ca, Campbell River, Comox, Comox Valley, Courtenay, Cowichan Valley, Cumberland, Duncan, Ladysmith, Lake Cowichan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Vancouver Island Homes

From South to North, Budget Blinds has you – and your windows – covered on Vancouver Island. Wherever you are located on Vancouver Island, the professional service and great prices that Budget Blinds provides are easy to find.

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Choose From Two Homes For Sale at The Gales in Ladysmith

By 1stView.ca, Ladysmith, Luxury Patio Homes, New Vancouver Island Real Estate, Ocean View, Vancouver Island, Vancouver Island Homes, Vancouver Island Real Estate

There are currently two homes for sale within The Gales community in Ladysmith. You can choose from a new rancher style home, or a larger re-sale home with a walkout basement and stunning ocean views. Both homes are currently listing on the MLS system with Realtor Keith Mazurenko.

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

By 1stView.ca, Campbell River, Comox, Comox Valley, Courtenay, Real Estate and Construction Directory

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…

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Solar Panels on New Rancher in the Comox Valley

By 1stView.ca, Comox Valley, Courtenay, New Vancouver Island Real Estate, News of Construction, Vancouver Island Homes, Vancouver Island Real Estate

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…

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Budget Blinds Has the Home Automation Technology Your Modern Homes Needs

By 1stView.ca, Campbell River, Comox Valley, Courtenay

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,…

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

By Campbell River, Comox, Comox Valley, Courtenay, Cumberland, Nanaimo, Parksville, Port Alberni, Qualicum Beach

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…

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