What To Look For In A Window Treatment Specialist

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The right window treatment specialist affect more than just windows. However, finding the right ones often proves difficult. Hiring a window treatment specialist, means inviting an expert in the industry into your home or business to share their knowledge with you.  It also means entrusting them with your home, your ideas, and your vision of what you want your home to look like.  With that said, here are some important things to think about to help you take comfort in knowing how to pick the right specialist.

Find the right specialist for your project

Because window treatments come in all shapes and sizes, the expertise of each specialist, within each company, will vary. Some handle shutters and blinds, while others work primarily with fabrics. Still, others possess more knowledge about window films.  Make sure you ask about their experience and knowledge in your areas of interest.  The correct window treatment specialis will be able to advise you on the pros and cons of your interests and help you determine the best choice for your space.

Online research

Once you have decided on a window treatment specialist, look them up online. Look online for any reviews about their current or past work.  There are a number of different review sites that give feedback on window treatment specialists. Find out about their company, and how they handles any mistakes that were made or problems that arose.  Remember, that nobody can make everyone happy, so try giving the benefit of the doubt after reading through the reviews for yourself.

Do a little research on the specialist. How long have they been a window treatment specialist? What kind of training, if any, did they receive?  If they haven’t had professional training, how much experience do they have under someone that did receive training? Sometimes real life experiences far outweigh traditional training.

Warranty or Guarantee

Because window treatments are such an important part of your home décor, a warranty or guarantee might be necessary. Depending on your particular project, ask if your window treatment specialist provides a warranty on the product as well as the work that is being done. You should also ask about a money back guarantee if you are not completely satisfied. It’s important to know how do they plan to correct any unforeseen problems that may arise, before they actually do. A great window treatment specialist will most likely have a process, in writing, for covering the repairs of any damage that may come from the work they are doing.  Additionally, most businesses are insured for occasions such as this. It is always best to check before  unexpected surprises occur.

References and Examples

One of the best ways to advertise is by word of mouth. If a window treatment specialist provides excellent service, their customers are usually more than happy to spread the word.  Ask your specialist for references. If they cannot provide any, ask to at least see examples of previous work performed.  Today, portfolios are an easy reference to keep on hand; whether it’s online through a social media channel or the traditional before and after photos.

In conclusion, any window treatment specialist that you decide to use for your home project, should be able to tell you about any new products, appropriate fabrics or materials for any use, plus any special innovations and values from manufacturers and suppliers. They should also be able to add valuable suggestions and ideas to yours and give opinions on ways to create the look you desire.  Finding the right window specialist doesn’t have to be a nightmare, and by doing a little homework beforehand, you will be sure to have a pleasant experience that will leave you enjoying your home for many years to come.

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Why the State of Your Home’s Windows Should be a Top Priority

Your home has a few lines of first defense against intruders both big and small; insulation, the doors, the windows. Intruders big and small means, the sun’s harmful rays, criminals, dust particles and bacteria. You have a hard time stopping dust particles and bacteria from entering your home. However, with window treatments on your windows you can help stop the two other harmful things. With window films put on your windows by a window treatment specialist the life of your windows is prolonged and the safety of your home is assured.

Beginning with Security

Regular windows are easy to see through. Unfortunately, not only is it easy for people that would like to break in, to see through your windows, but it is easy for them to break the windows. Even if you shut and lock your windows every time you are not home, regular windows provide little to no protection against criminals. However, a solution to that is easy. Putting a window film on your window, done by a window treatment specialist can stop criminals from seeing inside. The Safety & Security Series of window films can handle the toughest situations from graffiti to seismic activity, and most definitely break and entry.

Helping with Sun Control

Perhaps your neighborhood is safe and you don’t feel that Safety & Security window films are the right window films for you. Are window films even right for you? However, another intruder that is just as harmful and criminal as someone looking to steal valuables are the sun’s rays. The harmful UV rays slowly rob you of your valuables without you knowing it.

The UV rays from the sun not only harm your skin, but they create the fading of your textiles and furnishing. Unfortunately, some heirlooms you want to display can’t be replaced. Sun control films on your window help not only prevent that, but also combat unequal heating in your home. A film on your windows is important in helping your energy costs. You could potentially see a difference in energy costs within just days. Even better, you won’t see an alteration in natural light by adding a sun control film to your windows.

Options Provided by a Window Treatment Specialist

If you are concerned with both safety and security of your home, as well as the sun control aspect it is important to get in touch with your local knowledgeable and certified window treatment specialist. Located in the Tristate area, TriState Sun Control is a certified Window Treatment Specialist that applies 3M window films. They offer a satisfaction, quality and money back guarantee. Ask them about the Safety & Security Window Films line if you worry about intruders and the privacy of your home. However, if you think that sun control is more important to you ask them about their Sun Control line and how it protects from the premature fading of textiles and furnishings.

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What to Look For in a Window Treatment Specialist

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The right window affect more than just windows. However, finding the right ones often proves difficult. Hiring a window treatment specialist, means inviting an expert in the industry into your home to share their knowledge with you.  It also means entrusting them with your home, your ideas, and your vision of what you want your home to look like.  With that said, here are some important things to think about to help you take comfort in knowing how to pick the right specialist.

Find the right specialist for your project

Because window treatments come in all shapes and sizes, the expertise of each specialist, within each company, will vary. Some handle shutters and blinds, while others work primarily with fabrics. Still, others possess more knowledge about window films.  Make sure you ask about their experience and knowledge in your areas of interest.  The correct window treatment specialist will be able to advise you on the pros and cons of your interests and help you determine the best choice for your space.

Online research

Once you have decided on a window treatment specialist, look them up online. Look online for any reviews about their current or past work.  There are a number of different review sites that give feedback on window treatment specialists. Find out about their company, and how they handles any mistakes that were made or problems that arose.  Remember, that nobody can make everyone happy, so try giving the benefit of the doubt after reading through the reviews for yourself.

Do a little research on the specialist. How long have they been a window treatment specialist? What kind of training, if any, did they receive?  If they haven’t had professional training, how much experience do they have under someone that did receive training? Sometimes real life experiences far outweigh traditional training.

Warranty or Guarantee

Because window treatments are such an important part of your home décor, a warranty or guarantee might be necessary. Depending on your particular project, ask if your window treatment specialist provides a warranty on the product as well as the work that is being done. You should also ask about a money back guarantee if you are not completely satisfied. It’s important to know how do they plan to correct any unforeseen problems that may arise, before they actually do. A great window treatment specialist will most likely have a process, in writing, for covering the repairs of any damage that may come from the work they are doing.  Additionally, most businesses are insured for occasions such as this. It is always best to check before  unexpected surprises occur.

References and Examples

One of the best ways to advertise is by word of mouth. If a window treatment specialist provides excellent service, their customers are usually more than happy to spread the word.  Ask your specialist for references. If they cannot provide any, ask to at least see examples of previous work performed.  Today, portfolios are an easy reference to keep on hand; whether it’s online through a social media channel or the traditional before and after photos.

 

In conclusion, any window treatment specialist that you decide to use for your home project, should be able to tell you about any new products, appropriate fabrics or materials for any use, plus any special innovations and values from manufacturers and suppliers. They should also be able to add valuable suggestions and ideas to yours and give opinions on ways to create the look you desire.  Finding the right window specialist doesn’t have to be a nightmare, and by doing a little homework beforehand, you will be sure to have a pleasant experience that will leave you enjoying your home for many years to come.

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