Window Treatments for a New Home

Moving is a hassle, no matter if you’re moving to a new city or two streets over. When it’s time to unpack, your first priority is setting up things you need on a daily basis – like your bathroom toiletries and a place to sleep. Purchasing new decor and window treatments tend to be the… Read More >

How Window Treatments Can Help Sell Your Home

When prepping to sell your home, it may be tempting to de-clutter to the point of nearly empty shelves and bare walls. The goal is to help prospective homebuyers imagine what the space would look like as their own, and while less is more, there are a few details items that add to the package…. Read More >

Cost-Effective Window Treatments

While furnishing and decorating a home is an anticipated expense, it can quickly get out of hand if you don’t keep the big picture in mind. “The big picture” requires that you purchase with intention. Purchasing with intention means determining what pieces you plan to keep for years and which decorations you consider seasonal —… Read More >

Spring Cleaning – Curb Appeal Edition

Seasonal cleaning may not be everyone’s favorite activity, but it’s a necessary chore for homeowners. For this year’s annual spring cleaning, get outside! Instead of spending time holed up in your closet, color-coding and reorganizing, turn your attention to the exterior of your home. We’ve rounded up four tasks that will greatly impact your home’s… Read More >

Decorating With Gray Walls

Gray has recently become the leading choice of neutral wall colors, replacing bright white and creamy beige. While we certainly think that gray does a superior job of hiding smudges if you have children or pets, it can be difficult to pick an accent color if all of your previous decor was… well, gray! If you’re… Read More >

Patio Window Treatments

At ABC Blind & Drapery, we spend the majority of our time sharing tips on treating your typical single and double pane windows, but we do have other options that may be the solution you have been searching for. French doors, sliding glass doors, sunrooms, and patio doors can be particularly difficult to outfit. The… Read More >

A Partnership With Chuy’s Tex-Mex

Let’s talk Chuy’s Tex-Mex. If you’ve never been to a Chuy’s location, the initial idea was to create a fun and funky Tex-Mex restaurant that served authentic and fresh food in an atmosphere that appealed to everyone. This may seem like an off-topic blog for a company that provides window treatments, but we have more… Read More >

Upholstery Fabric: How Do I Choose?

At ABC Blind & Drapery, our services include both furniture upholstery and reupholstery. We’ve covered what items would benefit from a fabric update, but there is a particular question we have yet to address, “How do I choose the right upholstery fabric for my piece?” To Upholster or To Not Upholster It is important that… Read More >

Serving Kirby Hall School

ABC Blind and Drapery has been in business since 1947 and we have worked with our fair share of Austinites over the years. We’ve had the opportunity to provide draperies for locals all over the city, movie and television sets like Friday Night Lights, institutions of higher education like Austin Community College, the University of… Read More >

Custom Bedding from Eastern Accents

Our company motto is “Consider the Possibilities” for a reason. The community continues to come to us for their window treatment needs because we continue to give them new and exciting options. When we tell our clients that the sky is the limit, we’re prepared to back it up. Not only do we have a… Read More >