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.
Slim Design Clutch System
d÷fix No*Sew, Inc., Sanford, MI, offers a unique clutch system that can be used with its mountboards, or a wood dust board. The installation is extremely simple because there are no parts to assemble. It can be used on either the left or right side. The slim design of the shade clutch requires a minimal projection (only 1 1/4-inch). Available with a continuous chain of three or four feet, or with a five-foot chain with connector. In combination with the bendable mountboard from d÷fix, it is the ideal solution for arched shades.
Workroom Products and How-to's
Conso Products Co., Union, SC, offers a wide variety of workroom products to aid in the completion of home decorating endeavors. The line includes piping cord, thread, hardware, shirring tapes and many other workroom products. Videotapes and how-to brochures also are available to aid in workroom projects.
Polyester Spanish Lace
Competition is a driving force in the home furnishings industry. Beautiful imported fabrics and classic furniture create an elegant interior design. The window treatments are fabricated to give a distinctive European look using 100 percent polyester washable Spanish lace from Decrotex, Inc., Richmond Hill, NY, and add traditional warmth to a room.
High-end Decorative Wood Valances
Architectural Accents[TM] from American Hardwood, Gardena, CA, provide the opportunity to give your customers a major upgrade for a minor investment with these high-end decorative wood valances. Two painted in-stock finishes match wood blind slats. Available in two patterns: rope and dentil.
Weave Fabrics in Natural Colors
Newcastle Fabrics Corp., Brooklyn, NY, offers natural light-filtering weave fabric available in roller shade and soft Roman shade applications. These fabrics are offered in five natural colors and are manufactured in the United States. A brochure and samples are available.
Two-inch Genuine Wood Slats
American Wood Finishers, Inc., Tucker, GA, offers two-inch wood slats in genuine oak and genuine cherry. These slats are natural wood products adaptable to wood blind fabrication, which were awarded Most Innovative Overall Design for wood products by the Window Covering Manufacturers Association (WCMA).
Mini-blind with European Styling
Faber Industries, Ltd., Fredericksburg, VA, presents Softline mini-blinds with classy European styling, smooth control operation and patented anti-flutter ladder. Privacy slats, no-valance headrail, motor control and anti-static finish options are available.
Motor Control Interfaces with Ease
The MCU-90 motor control unit from Elero USA, Inc., Dallas, TX, provides an interface for operating groups of motors and for multiple switching arrangements including home automation systems. Low voltage wiring minimizes installation costs.
Tracks and Rods Offered in Bulk
The blind tracks and tilt rods from Eastern Metal Supply, Inc., Charlotte, NC, are offered in bulk packages. A stock length program is available for fabricators. Products are packaged for convenient delivery from warehouses in North Carolina and Florida.
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.
New Shade Sample Book
Comfortex Corp., Maplewood, NY, has introduced its new cellular and pleated shade sample book. Called The Collections[TM], the new book contains all the different fabrics and colors available from the company's cellular and pleated shade lines. Along with its formidable size and storybook design, The Collections debuts 35 new colors in Symphony« double honeycomb cellular shades as well as the new Symphony Staff[TM] pattern -- five SKUs, each featuring two complementary colors in alternating two-inch-wide vertical strips.
Colorful Aluminum Mini-blinds
Aluminum mini-blinds from Richview Window Coverings, City of Industry, CA, are available in more than 50 colors and are designed for custom, contract and commercial markets. They are ready to ship anywhere in three to five days from Los Angeles and San Francisco, CA, and Atlanta, GA.
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.
Silverado Service Co., Calistoga, CA, offers a host of decorative accessories. Wood tassels, cord locks and pulleys are featured.
One Style Reduces Inventory
Royal Capital Stamping & Tooling Ltd., Ontario, Quebec, Canada, announces the Multi System. It offers the versatility of a 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.
Synthetics Add Durability
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.
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.
Workroom Supplies Offered
Delaware D.G. Co., Newark, DE, offers a complete assortment of workroom supplies available for retail or small business needs. As a full-line distributor of trimming, workroom supplies and sewing notions, products offered include Conso, Pellon, Velcro«, Roc-lon«, Fiskar, Olfa, Rowenta, Massasoit, Fairfield, Prym, 3M«, Osborne and more.
Portable Dry Cleaning Machine
On-Site Drapery Cleaning, Hayden Lake, ID, introduces its patented and portable dry cleaning machine that safely cleans fabric verticals and all drapery fabrics without removing them from the window. A guarantee against shrinkage or damage is offered.
Vertical Carrier Systems
Two eight-prong carrier systems, the mini (A-604) and scissors (A-804), now are in production from A.C.S. Inc., Irwindale, CA. Also available are three-prong scissors and four-prong self-ALIGNing systems and end controls.
Wood Valances Offer Options
DCL Wood Products, Inc., Englewood, CO, introduces Crown Vista Valances, 3/4-inch solid wood valances for the home or office. Design options available include classic, traditional, Southwest, contemporary and designer collections. An unlimited variety of carvings or logos are available along with mixed media options such as metal, stone, marble and fabrics.
Yarn, Adhesive Combination
Engineered Yarns Co., Fall River, MA, offers detailed data on its line of reinforced adhesives. Hot Melt Yarns are a unique combination of adhesive and fiber reinforcement that is customized to meet exacting application requirements.