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scary shutters and window treatments
October 20, 2021

Scary Shutters! Strickland’s Shares Window Treatments Gone Wrong

Halloween is just around the corner and with nearly 80 years of experience in the industry, we’ve seen our share of scary shutters and window treatments. Of course, we’re not the only ones. In his line of work, Scott Sidler, owner of a historic window restoration company […]

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coverings for windows that are close together
September 10, 2021

Best Ideas for Covering Windows That Are Close Together

At Strickland’s, we take pride in tackling a variety of design challenges; that’s what our job as window treatment experts is all about! Covering windows that are close together is one such challenge. We’ve seen our share of customers daunted by the idea of finding window treatments for this common design dilemma. Don’t worry – you’ll soon discover that covering windows that are close together presents opportunities for stylish design solutions. Here are three window

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Budget for Blinds tips from Stricklands Home
August 10, 2021

How to Budget for Blinds, Shades, Shutters, and Other Custom Window Treatments

Though the budget for blinds and other custom window treatments may not be at the top of a new homeowner’s list of priorities, window treatments are an incredibly important part of the home. The right blinds, shades, shutters, and draperies can make or break a room, especially when it comes to good lighting, privacy, or great style.

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Strickland's Home Wilmington NC
July 13, 2021

Custom Window Treatments – Myth-Busting Common Misconceptions

There’s a lot to think about when you’re considering which custom window treatments are right for your home, and with more and more Americans working on home improvement projects this year, you might be thinking about this as well.

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shared closets that save relationships
June 7, 2021

Shared Closets That Save Relationships

Whether you’ve been married for decades or you’ve recently moved in with your significant other, learning to share space is all about compromise, especially when it comes to the smaller spaces in your home — for example, shared closets.

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