Jacoby Company Blog

Blinds or Shutters: Which One is for You?

Posted on September 5, 2019 at 5:00 am

by Cassandra Keeney When it comes to designing and revamping your home, there are plenty of things to consider—neutral or colored paint, dark or light flooring, contemporary or modern fixtures, the list goes on and on. One aspect of design that you should be sure to consider are the window treatments you use around the house. An important thing to keep in mind here is that there is no one-size-fits-all solution, but Jacoby Company Inc. has options to help you find ... Continue Reading

Courtesy of Fabricut and Trend – Pattern play – Jacoby Company Custom Window Treatments

Posted on August 20, 2019 at 5:00 am

LA VIE BOHEME Global maximalist patterns and retro geometrics set the mood for this bohemian-inspired scheme. Layered with textural weaves, worldly trimmings and iron hardware, La Vie Bohéme evokes the spirit of travel with its curated, eclectic palette. ALIGN Architectural geometrics create harmonious movement and cohesion for a structured, modern look. Visually dynamic repeating lines dance across a neutral palette of timeless white, black and grey, making Align striking, yet perfectly simple.   HONEY SPICE Fashion and home design have been trending toward this warm honey-infused neutral; not spice, not gold but a beautiful marriage of the two hues. Accents of saturated color and organic ... Continue Reading

Jacoby Company Corners The Market On Custom Window Shutters

Posted on July 29, 2019 at 3:00 pm

When it comes to home decor, millions of homeowners prefer the polished and elegant look of custom shutters for their home or apartment. In the U.S. alone, the window treatment industry generates $1 billion yearly, according to IBISWorld. With such a massive customer base, new companies are constantly drawn to the market. However, working with professional window treatments requires considerable skill. Installing shutters requires to-the-millimeter precision, and choosing complementary drapes or shades is an art. For consumers who demand high-quality designs, ... Continue Reading

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.   [caption id="attachment_9545" align="aligncenter" width="399"] Courtesy of Hunter Douglas[/caption]   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 [caption id="attachment_9550" align="aligncenter" width="209"] Courtesy Solar Film[/caption] Heat control window film:  Multiple benefits in one, ceramic window tint Another great solution to ... 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

Custom Window Treatments Los Angeles – Master Bedroom Envy

Posted on September 22, 2018 at 5:47 am

It happens to everyone, even you and a few others...  Imagine this... You’re lying on your bed in the master bedroom, flipping through the latest issue of Yoga Journal, the mattress height is perfect, the duvet is soft underneath your body, and sunlight is streaming through the picture windows… but all of a sudden, you look up and the walls seem to close in on you. The Rothko print on the wall seems just a little too drab, the furniture just ... Continue Reading