Blog Entries - 2013

Happy Holidays

Posted on: December 9, 2013
Tags: Business News

Warmest thoughts and Best Wishes for a wonderful Holiday Season and a very Happy New Year for you and your family!

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Dog-Eared Roman Shades

Posted on: December 5, 2013
Tags: Video, Roman Shades

Cordless Roman Shade

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Small Business Saturday 2013

Posted on: November 26, 2013
Tags: Business News, Specials and Offers
Shop Small Shop local on Small Business Saturday is November 30th. Come out for custom window treatments for your windows in your home or business. Please stop in to our Showroom for Coffee and Donuts. We are open 9 A.M. to 1 P.M. Showroom read more …

Decorating this Holiday Season

Posted on: November 21, 2013
Tags: Home Improvement, Energy Efficient
How to Give Yourself and Your Family a More Beautiful, Comfortable and Valuable Home This Season! No matter the holiday you celebrate in your home, this season provides great opportunities to improve your décor, make your rooms more comfortable and read more …

Apollo: New Employee

Posted on: October 31, 2013
Tags: Business News
Announcing 3rd Generation to our Family Business We are celebrating our 40th Anniversary and we couldn’t be more proud to announce the newest member of our family business, our son, Ryan Engdahl. Ryan represents the third generation of Engdahl’s read more …

Window Coverings Safety Awareness

Posted on: October 10, 2013
Tags: Hunter Douglas, Motorization
October Awareness Month As I was reading through my personal Facebook’s newsfeed and I came across a post that I immediately had to share…   Anyone willing to post this And leave it on your status for 1 hour?         read more …

Why DIY? When I Can Help You Get Exactly the Look You Want, Custom Made? On YOUR Budget!

Posted on: October 2, 2013
Tags: Home Improvement
Why DIY? When I Can Help You Get Exactly the Look You Want, Custom Made? On YOUR Budget! You may feel perfectly confident in decorating your home successfully with your sense of style and comfort, as most people do just that.  Choosing YOUR colors, YOUR read more …

Make Kids' Study Spaces a Personally Rewarding Place to Be!

Posted on: September 25, 2013
Tags: Home Improvement, Window Decor Ideas
Make Kids’ “Study Spaces” a Personally Rewarding Place to Be! What makes your home’s living spaces lovely and comfortable also makes for great study space for the younger members of your household, making studying easier and more read more …

Women's Apparel and Home Textiles Patterns

Posted on: September 19, 2013
Tags: Trends
“Women’s apparel influences home textiles,” true or false? Answer… a resounding “true!” Concerned with finding the perfect textile pattern for your home? Put your concerns away and predict future trends in home textile read more …

Problem Window Ends with a Beautiful Design

Posted on: September 11, 2013
Tags: Client Projects, Speciality Shaped Windows, Top Treatments
Suz B. - Mt. Adams, OH Problem Window Ends with a Beautiful Design Recently, I received a phone call from a couple that purchased and completely renovated a row house in Mt. Adams. The wife, Suz, informed me that they have never purchased custom window read more …

Celebrating Our 40th Anniversary at Exciting Windows! by Apollo Draperies in Cincinnati, Ohio

Posted on: September 4, 2013
Tags: Business News, Trends
This year, Dale and I are celebrating our 28th wedding anniversary. Every year on our anniversary, I reminisce about every detail of the entire day. I can remember our wedding day like it was yesterday and I’m sure my 3 children, Brett 26, Ryan 23, read more …

Cincinnati, Are You Wanting to Dress Up your Sliding Glass Doors?

Posted on: July 22, 2013
Tags: Doors, Window Decor Ideas, Speciality Shaped Windows
Jane Q. - Wyoming, OH In our latest project, Jane wanted to have wood shutters installed throughout their new home. After looking over the design blue print, we found that it would not be practical to install the same wood shutters on the sliding patio read more …

Make your Sliders and Large Windows in Cincinnati, OH more beautiful and functional

Posted on: July 15, 2013
Tags: Doors, Shades
How do you decorate sliding glass doors to provide privacy and also keep them functional? There are so many options available but which one is right for your home? If you live near Cincinnati, OH roller shades, vertical blinds, draperies and drapery read more …