Jacoby Company Blog

Gentle swag valance on custom rod iron hardware

Posted on February 19, 2013 at 1:16 pm

Gentle swag valance on custom rod iron hardware

Continue Reading

Grasscloth roller shades

Posted on February 7, 2013 at 6:08 pm

Grasscloth roller shades

Here is an example of how desperate clients can get to save their floors from further sun damage. It's now finally time to get rid of the towel and buy roller shades that look like grass cloth shades. Save the view, save the floor from further damage and add a beautiful window treatment to dress up the room. Voile! Continue Reading

Window treatment design at your finder tips

Posted on January 26, 2013 at 1:56 am

We are off to a great start at Jacoby Company with new design tools at our fingertips! Have you ever wanted to buy a window treatment but weren't quite sure of how the product is going to look once it's installed?  Well, we are now Johnny on-it and can do this for you.   This is such a great tool for all of us and so much fun. We can now take a picture of your windows (with our iPads) and put ... Continue Reading

Contemporary Los Angeles Home

Posted on January 22, 2013 at 10:53 pm

Contemporary Los Angeles Home

  This project was a great challenge for us, but we were delighted to be a part of creating many fabulous window treatments.  The client's request was  to preserve the view-- yet needed sun and heat protection.  To accomplish this task, we installed a 3% Sheerweave Shade complimented by fabulous Blackout drapery mounted on a painted Architectural rod. Before we started this project, the room was wall to wall shutters, which just had to go....go ...go. Now, the client has a marvelous view ... Continue Reading

Jacoby Company Inc. Earns Esteemed 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Posted on January 2, 2013 at 6:23 pm

// Continue Reading

Decorating for Fall

Posted on October 23, 2012 at 3:00 pm

Decorating for Fall

Fall is upon us and Holiday entertaining is underway.   To make your  table look beautiful and presentable to your friends and family, here are some great tips... To have a more elegant or modern look, select rich jewel tones of blue, purple and red mixed with gray as a neutral. Centerpiece Ideas Decorating your table with a centerpiece can be a very creative process. Hues such as reds, yellows and oranges will give your home a wonderful fall feel. The addition of ... Continue Reading

Ways to Cool Your Home Without Air Conditioning

Posted on September 13, 2012 at 3:18 pm

Ways to Cool Your Home Without Air Conditioning

With these heat waves  everyone is looking for ways to cool down at home. Blasting the air conditioner isn't always an option (check sources like HVAC Direct for more details), and it certainly uses a lot of energy. Instead of shelling out the big bucks to keep cool, consider several alternatives that can make a big difference. Contemporary Family Room design by New York Interior Designer Eileen Kathryn Boyd Choose light-colored blinds. Installing window shades or blinds is ... Continue Reading

Cellular Shades Keeping You Cool

Posted on August 14, 2012 at 2:49 pm

Cellular Shades Keeping You Cool

Due to the extreme heat,  we  have been recommending to customers to insulate their windows with Cellular Shades (also known as Honeycomb shades) for all windows and skylights.  These shades are effective in keeping the air cool in summer and warm in the winter especially with the extreme weather we are having. The Cellular shades come in a variety of operation options, including a sheer shade  to allow light in an keep your privacy.       Because of the insulating qualities of cellular ... Continue Reading

TrilLight Shades…sheer pleated shades transforming our views

Posted on August 10, 2012 at 4:47 pm

TrilLight Shades…sheer pleated shades transforming our views

TriLight is a unique combination of a sheer pleated shade on top and a Honeycomb shade on the bottom. Best known for its versatility, TriLight offers everything from softened view and UV protection to complete light and privacy control to energy efficiency The TriLight shades also compliment natural woven wood and grass shades beautifully. Continue Reading

Solar Shades…Sleek, Sophisticated & Simple

Posted on July 11, 2012 at 8:03 pm

Solar Shades…Sleek, Sophisticated & Simple

Solar Shades are an excellent way to add comfort to your home while providing privacy and saving money.  Solar Screens are reasonably priced, and often times sunscreens pay for themselves within a few years by reducing the cost of utility bills You have multiple fabric choices depending on how much light (and heat) you want to block.  Solar fabrics lets in enough light so you can enjoy the views of long summer evenings, while keeping out ... Continue Reading