Jacoby Company Blog

News from the Window Covering Trade Show in Nashville, March 2019

Posted on March 30, 2019 at 4:00 am

Well, as I am sitting on the plane coming back from the Nashville show, I am pleased to report that so many things are changing within our field with technology. Mind you, all of this motorization is a bit overwhelming as each window covering company has pretty much their own systems, and it is our challenge to make this all work for the consumer. So many questions we all have these days, “is your home a smart home”, if it is, ... Continue Reading

Custom Window Treatments – Protection from the sun

Posted on March 27, 2019 at 6:00 am

Even on cold days the sun can fade and damage your furniture, flooring, and rugs.   Courtesy of Hunter Douglas   Hunter Douglas offers a great solution, their Silhouette window shadings feature S-shaped vanes that float between two sheer fabrics.  Silhouette shades block up to 88% of UV rays when vanes are open and 99% when the tilt is closed. Solar Film Courtesy Solar Film Heat control window film:  Multiple benefits in one, ceramic window tint Another great solution to help preserve your furnishings is Solar window film. ... Continue Reading

Angies List Super Service Award 2018

Posted on February 22, 2019 at 4:27 pm

Jacoby Company Inc.­ Earns 2018 Angie’s List Super Service Award The award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service Jacoby Company, specialists in elegant windows since 1980, has received the 2018 Angie’s List Super Service Award.  This is the ninth consecutive year that Jacoby Company has received this coveted award.  The award honors service professionals who have maintained exceptional service ratings and reviews on Angie’s List. The recipients of this top award have met strict eligibility requirements including maintaining an “A” rating. ... Continue Reading

Jacoby Co Inc. – Crypton® Home Fabric

Posted on February 5, 2019 at 8:46 pm

 When I was reupholstering our own couches this past December, my goal was not to let the dog, Riley, or cat, Bailey ruin our new fabulous white couches.  Well, that is when I discovered this Cryptron fabric!  This is the most amazing fabric ever invented!!!!! How do I know it does what it says it does...well... My first weekend away, after getting the couches delivered, I found that the dog sitter wasn't paying attention, and Riley not only had an accident on ... Continue Reading

Child Safety – Cordfree Blinds & Shades – Los Angeles

Posted on December 27, 2018 at 5:45 am

Finally!!!!!!!  Jacoby Company has been saying this for years....hanging cords are very dangerous for children!  You have to read the attached article that corded shades are no longer an option because too many young lives have been lost.  Gary and I are parents ourselves - and soon to be grandparents this February - so you can be sure child safety is forefront on our minds.  Please take a second to read this article. https://www.mother.ly/news/corded-window-blinds-have-officially-been-banned-for-child-safety As you can see from this article, the ... Continue Reading

Los Angeles Color Trends Of 2017

Posted on July 11, 2017 at 6:00 am

THE BIGGEST COLOR TRENDS OF 2017...SO FAR Like learning about the psychology of color before choosing your paint! The year might be halfway over, but it has been packed with some of the most innovative interior design trends we've seen in a long time. One design category that has been especially eye-opening: color. From new, warmer neutrals to an unexpected accent hue, this is our 2017 Mid-Year Trend Report on the year's most colorful design ideas...so far. NEUTRAL PALETTES ARE WARMING UP So far ... Continue Reading

Fun with Hunter Douglas Sheers & Shadings – Pirouette®

Posted on May 7, 2017 at 6:00 am

Light Control SUPERVISE THE SUN Soft vanes floating on a sheer backing put you in control of the amount of natural light that comes in, with dramatic effects. Transform harsh exterior light by diffusing it, spreading it evenly throughout your room, so you can maximize daylight hours and reduce your need for artificial light. Our beautiful sheer fabrics also softly filter out brightness, glare, and UV rays —protecting your furniture and flooring from fading. View-Through DRAMATIC SOFTNESS Invisi-Lift™ allows you to view through the sheer ... Continue Reading

Keeping cool with custom cellular shades

Posted on May 4, 2017 at 1:41 pm

      THE NEXT GENERATION HONEYCOMB SHADE Recipient of the 2017 Red Dot Design Award - the most coveted and prestigious designation in the world of design - our newly redesigned Duette® honeycomb shade features a sleek, stylized new hardware, sophisticated new fabric and color choices, and streamlined operation that elevate its beauty and performance to a whole new level.     Two Shades = One Extraordinary Design Our Duette Duolite™ option, featuring two different fabrics/opacities of your choosing fused together to form one sophisticated shade design, has ... Continue Reading

Ceiling Design Part II

Posted on March 27, 2017 at 6:00 am

Here are some more great custom ideas, these rooms are brought together beautifully... 4. Combining ceiling design with your existing trim. Classic or traditional – wainscoting dress up walls away from the bare drywall. Imagine if this ceiling would be plain. It wouldn’t give that effect of completion. Although I think we could tweak the pattern a little bit by browsing few more ideas, this is still well done on the ceiling of this shape. Another thing to notice is that the ceiling pattern looks sharp and ... Continue Reading

Detailed Ceiling Design Ideas From Experts Part I

Posted on March 23, 2017 at 6:00 am

Found this great Blog on ceiling design, we just had to share... I think you’ll agree with me when I say: It’s not always easy to imagine or apply a design that you liked to your project. Or is it? Well, it turns out, you can dramatically increase your chances of successful design implementation if you follow one simple step… …a step that gets the project done regardless of its complexity. Being through thousands of homes I noticed that one little actionable thing and today I’m going to ... Continue Reading

 
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