Dogs and cats are fun to have in a home, but they can be destructive—and they can often find the things that are the least safe. The wrong window coverings can be on that list—dangling cords in particular can present a choking hazard, for example. Luckily, there are plenty of beautiful and pet-safe choices out there; to find out which might be the best for you, speak with a … [Read more...] about Window Coverings for Homes With Pets
Child Safety and Window Treatments
It’s sometimes easy for people to overlook the potential hazards of window treatments, especially when it comes to children and pets. However, window treatments and infants can be a terrible mix. But today, there is no reason for us to lose another child through “Infant Cord Strangulation.” If you have not updated your functioning window treatments, perhaps it is time. If … [Read more...] about Child Safety and Window Treatments
Blind & Shades – What Are My Options For Child & Pet Safety?
Did you know? October is Child Safety Month. Major changes were made to window treatments several years ago to reduce the risk to children, but there are still some styles of window coverings that be made safer. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, window coverings with dangling cords are among the top five hidden hazards in American homes. If you're … [Read more...] about Blind & Shades – What Are My Options For Child & Pet Safety?