Created Date: 20/09/2017 Hits: 48
Somfy Systems, Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of tubular motors for interior and exterior window coverings, is honored to receive the CE Pro BEST Award for the Sonesse 30 WireFree (Li-ion) RTS motor. Somfy was on hand to accept the award from CE Pro in person at CEDIA Expo 2017, where Somfy exhibited motorized window covering and integration solutions for both interior and exterior applications.
Created Date: 29/08/2017 Hits: 72
When you think of what's hot in interior design right now, do your dad's wingback chairs and grandma's ornate chandeliers come to mind? Well, maybe they should. A new study by Joybird, a custom furniture company, revealed that Victorian is the interior design style that wins the popularity vote in more U.S. states than any other decor style...
Created Date: 15/08/2017 Hits: 97
Design itself is a communication skill. We communicate our understanding of the client's needs using drawings and specifications, which contractors and fabricators then turn into the space our clients requested we design. So we're using design to communicate. These are the skills that we learn in design school. Communication is also a design skill. At a recent social gathering, an acquaintance asked me what I believed was the most important design skill to attain and develop to be successful in my business. She wondered if it was an understanding of color or light, an ability to imagine space in three dimensions, or something else.
Created Date: 15/08/2017 Hits: 78
After a rather tepid beginning to the year, interior design activity jumped in late spring. Although designers of late have not enjoyed the same surge in demand as have remodelers, residential activity — particularly in the single-family home sector — has increased in recent months.
Created Date: 15/08/2017 Hits: 43
Lori Dennis, ASID, LEED AP is an award winning designer, ranked number one in Los Angeles, a speaker, best selling author, and star of HGTV’s “The Real Designing Women”. She specializes in green, luxury and high end, interior architecture. Lori develops lines in home decor, furniture, lighting and fabrics for global brands. Elizabeth Gerdes is the owner of Stitch Above The Rest, LLC, a full service retail drapery fabrication studio, in Woodstock, GA, established in 2003.
Created Date: 15/08/2017 Hits: 71
IWCE is the only trade show and conference targeted to window covering professionals in North America. Thousands of U.S. and international visitors and buyers come for the latest products, technology, and education in window coverings as well as home décor products and accessories. In the past 10 years, the window coverings industry has come a long way in product development and trends, distribution channels and business practices. IWCE 2018 will help you navigate the changes and opportunities in order to develop a more successful business model.
Created Date: 09/08/2017 Hits: 46
Hunter Douglas, the world market leader in window coverings (Luxaflex®) and a major manufacturer of architectural products, results for the first half year 2017: Sales: USD 1,512.8 million, 15.8% higher, compared with USD 1,306.3 million in the first half of 2016. The 15.8% sales increase reflects a 3.2% volume increase, a 1.2% negative currency impact and 13.8% increase from acquisitions. Volume increased in all areas except in Latin America and Asia where sales were lower.
Created Date: 03/08/2017 Hits: 84
Hunter Douglas has donated privacy blinds for Habitat homes for a quarter-century...
Created Date: 28/07/2017 Hits: 106
Due to growing attention on safety issues for the window covering industry, Uni-Soleil has developed a new safety device as a preventive solution for a safe environment for children to prevent strangulation. For your children’s future and safety, please use Uni-Soleil’s Safety Device.
Created Date: 28/07/2017 Hits: 189
Here is your perfect guide in buying blinds and get to know the latest and modern types of blinds in the market today.