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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

Custom Roman Shades – Los Angeles – Invite Nature into your home decor

Posted on November 17, 2018 at 5:30 am

Those are some of our beautiful natural woven shades...  Let Jacoby Company come up with the best window treatment solutions for your home, we have it all! Call now to schedule a design consultation 1-800-921-8686 Continue Reading

Best of Houzz 2015, Jacoby Company Winning Los Angeles Over!

Posted on February 3, 2015 at 5:14 pm

Best of Houzz 2015, Jacoby Company Winning Los Angeles Over!

"Oops, we did it again" -- had to throw a Britney quote in there for laughing sake. We are thrilled over here at Jacoby Company, that we've received this award again from our lovely friends over at houzz.com. If you haven't checked out our houzz.com page here is the site: http://www.houzz.com/pro/jacobycompanyinc/__public Please follow our page and also on histogram we are @THEDRAPERISTAS Thanks for visiting and supporting us! Anyone in LA that you know just remodeled, purchased or if you are an interior ... Continue Reading

HOTTEST Window Treatment Trends 2015 In Los Angeles

Posted on January 28, 2015 at 10:53 pm

HOTTEST Window Treatment Trends 2015 In Los Angeles

NEUTRALS Neutrals will always be Queen: No matter what, neutrals are great for designing around. This is one trend to use as a baseline from which you can get creative with other more modern trends. Whenever working with both new trends and classic looks, try to keep the more expensive and baseline pieces in line with a timeless look, while experimenting with some of the smaller details. One thing you will never go wrong designing with is a basic, natural linen colored, ... Continue Reading

Blackout Shades vs. Light Filtering Shades -West Hollywood

Posted on June 13, 2014 at 3:12 pm

Blackout Shades vs. Light Filtering Shades -West Hollywood

We get a lot of phone calls from clients who want blackout shades. However, there is one thing we would like to clarify when ordering blackout products. Now take a deep breath. Blackout doesn't mean blackout! Ah! Ok, you're alive still if you're continue to read... The words light filtering are really more appropriate because blackout shades aren't truly blackout! Are you quesitoning what I mean by that? Don't worry, most people do. I mean it makes sense that blackout should ... Continue Reading

Motorization, Motorization, Motorization In Window Treatments

Posted on October 9, 2013 at 1:10 pm

Motorization, Motorization, Motorization In Window Treatments

Today we thought it would be interesting for you to read an article by Mark Row titled, "Why Get Motorized Window Blinds." This article really explains why motorization is all the rage in the window treatment business right now and why customers are over the moon about it. Read this article for some really great insight! Why Get Motorized Window Blinds by Mark Row The process of determining the choice of shielding techniques is no longer limited to the selection ... Continue Reading

 
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