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Covering Windows

2875 Towerview Rd
Herndon, VA 20171 703-856-3190

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Kas runs a family business and has excellent taste and offers better prices... - Sep 22, 2021

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Downs Designs

PO Box 128
The Plains, VA 20198 703-753-8468

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We were referred to Troy Downs by our designer, and she was absolutely right--Troy... - Jan 18, 2022

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Home Depot

14000 Georgia Ave
Aspen Hill, MD 20906 301-871-0603

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Home Depot

15740 Shady Grove Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20877 301-330-4900

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Only had one blind made in last 47 years, but it fit perfectly, and took only... - Oct 20, 2020

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Home Depot

280 Fort Evans Rd NE
Leesburg, VA 20176 703-737-0255

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Home Depot

2815 Merriliee Dr
Fairfax, VA 22031 703-205-1245

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Worked with Home Depot on getting blinds for some tricky (very long)... - Aug 20, 2021

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Home Depot

6003 Oxon Hill Rd
Oxon Hill, MD 20745 301-839-9600

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I had no problems getting my new blinds at this store - Nov 21, 2022

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J & L Interiors

38-A Catoctin Cir SE
Leesburg, VA 20175 703-737-7660

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JCPenney

3401 Donnell Dr
Forestville, MD 20747 301-420-3400

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Lowe's

14300 Baltimore Ave
Laurel, MD 20707 301-498-3466

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Would not buy shades here; inadequate advice on the extra-large size I... - Jan 26, 2021

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Mill End Shops

3769-B Pickett Rd
Fairfax, VA 22031 703-578-0677

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The staff at Mill End helped us through a long process of deciding what curtains... - Jan 16, 2019

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Professional Window Treatments

11666 Iron Brigade Unit Ave
Bristow, VA 20136 703-392-8038

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Their sales representative came out and assisted us with choosing the window... - Jan 25, 2020

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Shade & Shutter Sales

16028 Laconia Cir
Woodbridge, VA 22191 703-651-0358

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Original owner was great. Son has now taken over; has no sense. - Aug 18, 2016

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Smith and Noble

800-248-8888

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I had my kitchen blinds done a few years ago. I was pleased with the choice... - Apr 05, 2022

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Sonlight Window Coverings

7707 Ontario Rd
Gainesville, VA 20155 703-754-9000

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These folks are the best! Knowledgeable, responsive, patient, and competitive... - Aug 23, 2021

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Steve's Blinds and Wallpaper

6615 19 1/2 Mile Rd
Sterling Heights, MI 48314 800-548-5711

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Ordered mini-blinds on internet. Great prices and endless options. - Aug 11, 2015

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Window Xpressions

5500 Holmes Run Pkwy #1217
Alexandria, VA 22304 571-312-4243

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Blind Shade & Shutter

52 W Colonial Hwy
Hamilton, VA 20158 703-669-2400

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Blind Shop-Lock Shop

8529 Grovemont Cir
Gaithersburg, MD 20877 301-444-9293

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Good service...quality products. - Aug 19, 2020

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Budget Blinds of Chevy Chase/College Park

Chevy Chase, MD 20815 301-804-1771

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There were several options for me, and Brian showed me an expensive one I hadn't... - Apr 27, 2022

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