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Best Window Treatments for Sun-Filled Rooms

It's no argument...Southwest Florida is true paradise. With our salty sea air, sun-kissed skies and balmy weather all year-round, more and more sun-seekers are making this area their home. Although Southwest Florida is seemingly perfect, there are things that you'll need to watch out for to make the most out of your stay here, whether you're a snow bird or a full-time resident. Aside from those pesky mosquitoes, the sun, although beautiful, can wreak havoc on your belongings especially if they're left unprotected. That's why outfitting your home with proper window treatments is highly advised. When it comes to privacy, protection and beauty, here are the best window treatments for sun-filled rooms.

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Community Spotlight: The Quarry

Looking for a Southwest Florida community where you can enjoy peaceful days, a relaxing atmosphere and all the amenities you could ever dream of right at your fingertips? If you're searching for the right community for you in Naples, perhaps no other community can quite compare to The Quarry. This gated community provides the opportunity to relax, unwind and rejuvenate, all without leaving the premises. With a world-class golf course, a wide array of dining and social establishments and not to mention, simply stunning homes, The Quarry is the perfect place to call home in Southwest Florida.

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The Anatomy of a Storm

It may seem like every time you turn on the TV, meteorologists are talking about another storm forming in the Gulf. So, what does it all mean and when should you be concerned? In order to know how to prepare for any incoming inclement weather, you first need to know about the different types of storms, how they're formed and what to expect if one hits. After all, we're still in the heart of hurricane season, and in fact, this time of the year tends to be the most active. Here's all you need to know about the anatomy of a storm, so that you can be sure you're adequately prepared.

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Hurricane Preparedness: Your Checklist When a Hurricane is on the Way

We deal with hurricane season every year. From June 1st through November 30th, Southwest Florida residents get prepared for any inclement weather that may or may not happen. And although a devastating storm may not have hit us in the past couple of years, it doesn't mean that we can expect the same this year. After all, it IS 2020! Anything can and will happen, right? We're certainly hoping that Southwest Florida will remain safe from any catastrophes, but we can't control the weather. What we can control is how we assist our community in getting prepared if a storm's arrival is imminent.

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Cleaning & Maintaining Your Window Treatments: Our Top Tips

You decided that new window treatments were on your to-do list this year. You called a reputable window treatment company, scheduled your measurements and placed your order for a custom product. The friendly, knowledgeable installer arrived and just like that, you're now the proud owner of shiny, brand new window treatments! So, now what?! Your window treatments are a big part of your home and there is certain maintenance that goes along with keeping them in tip-top shape for years to come. Depending on what type of product you choose for your home, cleaning and maintenance practices will vary.

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Local Window Treatment Companies vs. Big Box Stores: Which Should You Choose?

Nowadays, it's simple to get all your home improvement needs handled in one location. Big box stores, like Home Depot and Lowe's carry virtually any product, appliance and tool available and are conveniently located throughout your city. Although it may sound easy to get your window treatment needs handled by the big guys, you may wonder just what type of experience their pros have and what the quality will be of the final product. When it comes to your window treatments, quality, experience and value matter, and you typically won't be able to find that at a big chain store. As more and more Southwest Florida homeowners are seeking to redesign their homes, they're seeing just how big a role window treatments play in a home's design.

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Top Unusual Occurrences During Hurricane Season 2020...So Far

If all that's happened in 2020 was going to be any indication of how hurricane season was going to go, it's no surprise that this season has gotten off to a very strange start. During hurricane season, which runs from June 1st through November 30th, anything can happen, and each season is typically different from the last. That's why it's difficult to accurately predict the season too far in advance and many updates are given throughout the season to keep those affected informed. This year has shown us some unusual happenings when it comes to storms, landfall and weather patterns, which have gotten many meteorologists talking...2020 is quite the year indeed!

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Protecting Your Lanai During Hurricane Season

The time has come. Hurricane Season 2020 has now arrived, and that means hurricane preparation should be a top priority from now until the end of November when the season officially ends (although we always recommend to stay prepared all year long!). You may have been keeping up with our hurricane preparedness blogs, which feature some helpful tips and information about how to properly prepare for inclement weather. There are a lot of things to keep in mind during this time of the year, but one thing may be at the top of your list...your hurricane protection. You may know by now that we believe not all hurricane protection is created equally, and some forms just provide better protection than others. One of the main areas that tends to suffer during severe weather is the lanai, and many homeowners are desperately seeking a product that can protect this area of the home.

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What is the Best Type of Plantation Shutter for My Home?

You may be sold on the idea of plantation shutters for your home. The elegance, functionality and sheer brilliance they add to a room is unmatched, but what type will work for you? There are a variety of options when it comes to plantation shutters, and not all options will work in all areas of the home. When it comes to outfitting your home with a product that will not only add beauty to the space, but increase the value of your home as well, it's important to make the right choice, based on the location of your windows.

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Hurricane Preparedness Tips: Make Your Hurricane Plan

Hurricane Season 2020 is right on our heels, and as more and more predictions and reports are released, we may be in for quite an active season. This means that you need to start getting ready for any disaster that heads our way, and we mean now. No more waiting until the official start of the season, which is June 1st. No more waiting until a storm is approaching. When it comes to hurricane preparedness, the earlier the better. We've already discussed getting your hurricane protection early, so let's move on to another important piece of the puzzle...your hurricane plan.

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