R.H. Rowley Co.
New at R.H. Rowley Co., Gastonia, NC, is an easy-to-follow Swag Template System. With this new system it is possible to make swags from 20 to 60 inches wide with drops of 11 to 29 inches. Pleats can vary from five to seven per swag. The Swag System is designed for the traditional swag in both solid and cutout styles. Complete instructions come with every system.
Combination Fabric Offers High Style
ADO, Spartanburg, SC, has introduced a seamless Decor drapery fabric reminiscent of formal drawing rooms and banquet halls of old. Against a glowing white background, broad pastel vertical stripes, filled with stylized floral swirls, are bordered by contrasting narrow pastel bands. Six pastel colorways and an all-white version are offered. Washability guarantees dimensional stability and colorfastness.
How-to Trimming Decorating Book
How to Use Decorative Trimmings in Home Decorating, Vol. II from Conso Products Co., Union, SC, shows the versatility of decorative trimmings and accessories and includes both creative and traditional applications. This book illustrates a variety of decorative trimmings and top home furnishing fabrics with instruction provided on how trimmings are applied to fabrics.
Wood Blinds Fit for an Arch
Premiere Wood Blind Mfg., Inc., Atlanta, GA, offers the Perfect-Fit arch, which permits light into the room, but deflects direct sunlight. Accent the beauty of arched windows and eliminate the negative effects of over exposure with this arch available in 11 featured wood slat colors including genuine oak and cherry.
No-sew Vane Weights
Adjustable vane weights from Satellite Metal, Saint Laurent, Quebec, Canada, require no sewing. They are ideal for on-site installations to eliminate miscalculations or building faults. Additional applications include ready-made and retro-fitting blinds.
High-end Wood Valances
Distinguish your wood blinds with Architectural Accents[TM] from American Hardwood, Gardena, CA. Provide your customers with a major upgrade for a minor investment with these high-end decorative wood valances, which come in two painted in-stock finishes to match wood blind slats. Available in two patterns: rope and dentil.
Synthetics Add Durability to Blinds
Polywood blinds from Polywood Blind Co., Phoenix, AZ, are made of a unique engineered wood substitute with all the advantages of synthetics. You won't believe they're not wood. GE-tested, waterproof and with durable finishes in various colors, the blinds are available in two-inch size only.
Easy, Fast, Strong Sample Displays
Make good use of available wall space for sample book display on CalTRACKs[TM] and CALHOOKs[TM] from Emerling & Co./CALHOOK[TM], Sunnyvale, CA. This all-steel system is designed for fast mounting and superior strength. White-finish CalTRACKs can be painted to match surroundings; they mount vertically or horizontally.
Head Track Coordinates Verticals
Rehoboth 5000 from Rainbow Industrial Inc., Anaheim, CA, is a new patent pending vertical blind head track that can be used with a fabric valance to coordinate it with a room's wallpaper or furniture, or with a golden valance for a more luxurious and sophisticated look. The system is offered complete to distributors only.
Colorful Track System
KS Colourline from Forest Group USA, Acworth, GA, is a drapery track system available in a rainbow of colors: red, blue, green, yellow, black, brown and brass. It provides a new finishing touch for discriminating designers and architects and is suitable for residential and commercial installations. Available through distributors and dealers.
Premium Hardwood Blinds
Delta Woods blinds from CACO, Inc., Johnson City, TN, are manufactured of premium American hardwoods and are available as a quality, valued custom program. Choose from an array of whites and colors.
Blinds Add Needed Light Control
Lightlines[TM] mini-blinds from Hunter Douglas Window Fashions, Upper Saddle River, NJ, with the de-Light feature provide optimal results with no visible rout holes and more slats per blind for tighter vane closure. In addition to blocking 99 percent of unwanted light, these mini-blinds complement any decor with an unobstrusive, all-in-one valance and a clean, stylish look. Dust Shield[TM] protective paint system reduces static electricity and inhibits dust from collecting.
Latest PVC Designs, Patterns
The Designer PVC Collection from Panoramic Shades, Concord, Ontario, Canada, presents the latest in PVC designs and patterns to help create dramatic windows. Suitable with layered fabrics, toppers or all alone.
Wood Blind Fabrication
Texas Wood Co., Dallas, TX, introduces the most efficient way to manufacture wood blinds. Its two-inch wood slats and headrail systems are available in all of the most popular colors in hand-selected grade-A, kiln-dried hardwoods. No inventory costs. No scrape rates. Next day shipments also available.
One Style Reduces Inventory
Royal Capital Stamping & Tooling Ltd., Ontario, Quebec, Canada, announces the Multi System. It offers the versatility of wall or ceiling mount while reducing your inventory of brackets and snap-on clips. All you need is one bracket style and the clips that twist on. Also available as extension brackets. The solution for inventory cost reduction.
Silverado Service Co., Calistoga, CA, offers a host of decorative accessories. Wood tassels, cord locks and pulleys are featured.
Quality Blinds at Factory Prices
Nova Blind Factory, Inc., Dallas, TX, manufactures name brand quality custom blinds at low factory-direct prices with fast turnaround and responsive customer service. Product information and free sample kits are available.
Roll, Measure Fabric Quickly
The FABRIC-MASTER[TM] rolls and measures accurately from 1/8 to 999 yards at zero to 40 yards per minute. Convenient table surface speed adjustment. Foot control operation. Hard rock maple. Urethane-coated rollers. Comes assembled. Three easy-to-move pieces. Light/inspection tables available. Each unit custom crafted in the United States. Brookhaven Enterprises, Cummin, GA.
High-tech Shade Printing
Window shade vinyls now can be printed using digital technology offered by Butler Printing & Laminating Inc., Butler, NJ. One-of-a-kind or multiple images can be reproduced and displayed on standard window coverings. Computer technology will allow image files to be processed and printed as needed or for production quotas.
Tiebacks, Finials Coordinate
Thirteen new tiebacks are introduced by Steptoe & Wife Antiques Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Eleven styles match its original series of cast finials. Small arrow and feather tiebacks for large arrow and feather finials and pineapples, both full and half scale, are all part of this series. Two new wrought iron designs are the elegant small basket and the small bishop's crook. The new series of tiebacks now coordinates with the entire Curtains Up[TM] range.
Turn Blinds into Art
Blind Art, Santa Rosa, CA, allows customers to custom-design horizontal or vertical blinds with photographic images. State-of-the-art digital technology turns the subject matter (photograph, drawing, slide or negative) into an image that can be transferred onto any aluminum or vinyl blind including one- or two-inch mini-blinds.
Transparent Sun Shades
Sun Control Products, Kasson, MN, presents retractable window shades that mount inside existing windows and offer the same protection from the sun's damaging rays as window film, but can be raised or lowered. The space between the shades and windows becomes an insulator. A variety of shade materials are available. Transparent shades provide two-way visibility and are ideal for residential or commercial use.
For 30 years Alana Plastics & Packaging Inc., Montreal, Quebec, Canada, has manufactured only top quality custom-designed binders for sample swatches that are tailored to exact specifications. Customer satisfaction is its top priority. Innovative concepts, efficient delivery and sound advice are offered on the best options to suit your needs.
Eco-sensitive Wall Coverings
Crown Corp., NA, Denver, CO, introduces the Cranberry & Laine[TM] collection, an environmentally sensitive line of 12 wall coverings and four Peel 'n' Stick[TM] borders. The textured patterns are made using water-based acrylic plastisol, rather than spirit-based vinyl. The paste-free borders are paintable, and can be easily applied to the top of walls or at chair rail height. The wall coverings are washable after painting and are available in a variety of simple designs and geometric patterns.