You love your family, so you are conscious of the products you use around your home. The way you decorate your home says so much about you and your life. You want the products you buy to be reliable and enduring, as safe as possible, and as beautiful as they are beneficial.
You also want to be able to trust the companies you buy those products from. That's why our manufacturers and suppliers are working constantly to improve fabrication, maximize on new technology, and above all, ensure you and your family's safety.
As a leader in the online window coverings industry, our products protect consumers from potential hazards with features including:
For additional information on child-safe window treatments, please review the guidelines below or talk with your Blindster.com Customer Satisfaction Representative.
The Window Covering Safety Council encourages parents and child caregivers to check all window coverings for potential cord hazards and make any necessary safety updates.
Install only cordless window coverings in bedrooms and areas where young children sleep.
Any window blinds, corded shades, and draperies manufactured before 2001 should be replaced with products that meet updated safety standards.
Window blinds, corded shades, and draperies manufactured before 2001 can be repaired with retrofit cord kits if replacement is not possible. These kits are available by emailing windowcoverings.org or calling 1-800-506-4636.
Cribs, beds, furniture, and toys should be moved away from windows and cords. All window pull cords and inner lift cords should be kept out of children's reach. Pull cords must be kept short and keep continuous-loop cords permanently secured to the wall. Be sure to properly install cord stops and adjust them to limit the movement of inner lift cords.
Whenever horizontal blinds or shades are lowered, lock them into position, even when they rest on the window sill.
Window Treatments Safety Features
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Included with all window coverings that have lift cords, used to anchor cords to the wall, out of reach of children and pets.
Eliminates the need for cords and chains to traverse vertical blinds.
Cordless Lift System
Lift cords are eliminated for increased safety and a streamlined appearance
Cordless Top Down/Bottom Up
Combines two popular options into one, shade lowers from top or raises from bottom without exterior cords.
Continuous-Cord loop Lift System
Cords are kept at a constant length and held taut by a safety cord tensioning device.