Signature Series by Budget Blinds Woven Wood Shades

Signature Series by Budget Blinds® woven wood shades are made using renewable resources like bamboo, jute and grasses.

April 22, 2010 marks the fortieth anniversary of Earth Day, so you’re probably hearing a lot about eco-friendly products and practices on the various news channels this week.  It is possible to make eco-friendly choices that are budget-friendly, too.  Case in point: Signature Series by Budget Blinds®.

Budget Blinds private label product, Signature Series® is made using practices that are not only eco-friendly, but make sound business sense, too. What this means to homeowners is that they can get window coverings that are budget-friendly, eco-friendly and look great!

Manufacturing practices in the facilities where Signature Series by Budget Blinds® products are manufactured are designed to prevent as much industrial waste from reaching the landfill as possible.

These practices:

  • Save 90 million gallons of water annually by recirculating water in cooling systems.
  • Will divert 43 million pounds of waste from landfills over a 10-year period by recycling 75% of solid waste.
  • Use sawdust to fire kilns, heat the factory and make pellets for wood stoves.
  • Prevent nearly 100% of plastic waste from reaching landfills by recycling, regrinding and reusing scrap.

The products that are made at these facilities also help homeowners live a bit eco-friendlier and budget-friendlier, too.

  • Window coverings help cut energy costs and reduce UV damage in the home.
  • Several solar shade fabrics are made with Greenguard-certified fabrics and emit low volatile organic compounds (VOC’s).
  • The entire line of natural shades is made using renewable materials like bamboo, jute and grasses.

If you’re in the market for new window coverings this home improvement season, put Signature Series by Budget Blinds® on your consideration list.