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Aug 15, 2021
As the kids get ready to head back to school, getting them back on a regular sleep schedule can be a challenge. But, Budget Blinds of Vancouver Island is here to help!
Black out shades or curtains can help get kids to bed on time, in a properly darkened room. Especially through the late summer, while we still have longer days and it can be difficult to settle into a regular sleep routine, something as easy as changing out the window coverings can make all the difference.
Your local Budget Blinds store can provide a live or virtual in-home design consultation, and can offer professional measuring and installation services, which means one less thing for you to prep for back to school.
As seasons change, it’s a great time to review your window coverings needs. For light control, for security and for temperature regulation, your window coverings are more than just pretty to look at. Having the right window coverings in each space can make your home more comfortable year round.
Contact your local Budget Blinds of Vancouver Island store today, to get set up for success to start the school year!
Aug 12, 2021
The Ridge is an established Comox Valley neighbourhood, with construction of new homes currently underway in Phase 3B. This quiet and scenic location is situated in south Courtenay, close to many favourite community places and activities. Area residents love the easy access to the many nearby recreational activities that provide fun for all ages.
Here are just some of the many highlights of the Comox Valley to explore:
- Swim at Comox Lake
- Walk along the Courtenay Riverway Trail
- Tour the Comox Marina and historic Filberg Park
- Play and swim at one of many warm, sandy ocean beaches
- Visit Mount Washington for a zip line tour, hike or mountain bike ride
- Stroll the streets of historic Cumberland
- Try your hand at fly fishing at the river
- Golf at one of the many golf courses close by
- Enjoy a local wine tour
- Sample craft breweries as part of the BC Ale Trail
- Taste the locally grown food prepared at our many fabulous restaurants
- Shop local boutiques in Downtown Courtenay
- Pick local produce at the Farmers Markets
- Tour the Royston Wrecks
- Take a hike through any of the many forested parks or walk the river trails
- Go whale watching
- Take a fossil tour along the Puntledge River
- Visit the Palaeontology Centre at the Courtenay Museum
- Bike riding on many designated routes and trails
There are plenty of recreational choices for everyone in the Comox Valley. Residents here are proud of the area's natural and cultural heritage. The views are breathtaking almost everywhere in the Comox Valley. Come and enjoy any of the activities for yourself and your family. You will be very happy that you did some exploring!
If you are interested in receiving more information about the new homes at The Ridge, contact their preferred builders, who all have a proven track record of building quality homes in this neighbourhood. They have reserved home lots in the newest phase.
Aug 06, 2021
Budget Blinds of Vancouver Island is holding its annual scratch and save sale, on all month! You can earn 25-40% off your new order, and there are numerous bonus prizes available as well, including 50% off motorization, save the GST and more. The sale applies to new orders only and goes until August 31.
Budget Blinds locations on Vancouver Island are all locally owned and operated, and they are well known for their great service, selections and savings.
Enjoy a complimentary in-home consultation with one of their designers to ensure you’re getting the right fit for your home, and a budget that suits your family’s needs. With options at all price points, and the great savings from the scratch and save sale, now is the time to invest in new window coverings.
Refresh and renew
New blinds, shades or curtains are a great way to update not only the look of your home, but also the functionality. The right window coverings can help control light and temperature year round, as well as provide added security for your home.
Contact Budget Blinds today to find out more about their services and their scratch and save sale.